At the top of the year, we told you how Notice, the production duo of Wayne “Unga Barunga” Thompson and Jason Welsch, were stepping out from behind the scenes and positioning themselves as a producer/group a la Major Lazer. With a slightly varied spelling—notice it’s now Notis, not Notice—they’ve released a new collaboration with the underrated reggae vocalist Iba Mahr. Listen here, and read more at LargeUp.com.
The three-part “Phenomenon” series of prints by Lord Blakely come from his most recent body of work, Portraits of a Ninja,a collection of portraits of dancehall artist Ninjaman. Read more about these unique works at LargeUp.com, or buy them at the Okayplayer Store.