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WATCH: Cubbage Performs Live-to-Tape Piano Rendition of ‘Disappear’

Pennsylvania native Anthony Cubbage has gained a reputation as one of the region’s most versatile and prolific songwriters. Whether performing with his full band, Cubbage, or venturing out on a new solo project, you can be sure he always has something coming down the pike for your enjoyment.

So, here’s something older made new: Cubbage’s song “Disappear” re-imagined as a piano ballad.

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The Quinn’s Daily Spinn: Monday, September 30

Earlier this month, we chatted with D.C.-based hip hop artist and actor Intellect (real name Michael Dowd). We talked about his life experience, his message, and how both of those things inform his single, “Scarface Fitted.”

Now, that single is here — and we want you to listen!

Hear Monday’s Daily Spinn

LISTEN: With ‘Lovely,’ Elisabeth Beckwitt Finds Power in Her Anger

Following the successful release of her EP, Indigo, it didn’t take long for Elisabeth Beckwitt to find the inspiration for a follow-up release.

This time, that inspiration came in the form of a statement anthem that sends a direct message: the days of oppression and inequality toward women are over.

Listen to ‘Lovely’

The Authentic, World-Aware Message of Intellect

For as long as Intellect can remember, music has been a part of his world.Coming from a family where all of the men were singers, the hip hop artist and actor (real name Mike Dowd) followed in their footsteps, growing up on classic Motown, soul, and funk while finding his own way to hip hop from the likes of the Beastie Boys, Run DMC, and Sugar Hill Gang.

Meet Intellect

The Quinn’s Daily Spinn: Wednesday, Sept. 11

With Underground Music Collective’s first-ever Underground Writers Round fast approaching, we thought we’d start dedicating some of these Daily Spinn features to the six songwriters set to accompany us on our maiden voyage.

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