2016 and Millennial Explicitness

2016 and Millennial Explicitness

Google the phrase ‘swearing in pop music’ and you see a flurry of thoughts about an increased trend of foul language (doesn’t it feel like that every year?!), outcries for squeaky clean music of the past and this is it, this is the last straw. This can’t go on any longer! ™

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How Steve Reich’s Work Taught Me Patience and Disclipine

How Steve Reich’s Work Taught Me Patience and Disclipine

Imagine this, you’re stuck in traffic. You’re desperate to get ahead with your journey but your bus goes the long way and makes loads of inconvenient stops which gradually irritate you. All you want is A to B. That’s a metaphor for how I’d imagine someone would feel listen to some of Steve Reich’s music for the first time.…

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Album Review – A Look Into Eastbound Blue by MisterrCha

Album Review – A Look Into Eastbound Blue by MisterrCha

Eastbound Blue paints the pictures of inner city life with such attentive shades of colour across 13 tracks. Some muted and low in saturation and others highly vibrant, but it’s this attention of detail where Eastbound shines.

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Fa$t Life – “Santa Monica” (Official Video) Prod. By Tidus

Fa$t Life – “Santa Monica” (Official Video) Prod. By Tidus

After premiering his recent videos on Hip Hop DX and SOHH, Fa$t Life returns with his 2nd visual release for the month of November. Take a ride in the Fa$t Lane with his latest video “Santa Monica” which provides all listeners with a dynamic arrangement and fast pace tempo.…

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Supakali readies his new EP, “The 5th Quarter” and to hold us over until it drops, the Atlanta rapper releases his Tupac inspired banger, “All Eyez On Me.” The single serves as his latest offering since September & October – and his most recent single “1000” featuring Jay Pres that recently got some airplay on New England’s, Hot 93.7.…

Chase Asè ~ “Hitlist” (Produced by Ezr0 Marei)

Chase Asè ~ “Hitlist” (Produced by Ezr0 Marei)

Brooklyn upstart, by way of Bed-Stuy, Chase Asè may be new to the scene but he isn’t new to Hip Hop. The Brooklynite has been rapping and writing since he was just eleven years old! And before the year closes out, he’s ready to make some noise!…

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Barbee – Whoa

Barbee – Whoa

The Caribbean starlet known as Barbee has been a staple on the dancehall scene internationally, collaborating with the likes of Beenie Man, Junior Kelly and even Trina. Now, she is primed and ready to bring her talents to the states. Having partnered up with Hip Hop mogul Master P, the sky is the limit for the 6 foot tall singer/model.…

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Young Illi – Take Control

Young Illi – Take Control

Yung Illi is a South Carolina bred artist who currently resides in North Carolina. The Hip Hop upstart was influenced by artists such as 50 Cent, Juvenile and the Hot Boyz, but most importantly, Lil Wayne. It was Weezy who brought Hip Hop to Illi’s attention as a means of self-expression.…

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Hamorabi x Saligo Feed Us Thought on ‘777’

Lyrics explicit, notions deeper than the oceans. Words that plague for a hook. Hamorabi and Saligo set the stage up for a look. Fierce production by Hamorabi (with co production with Saligo) and with crunchy drums and chopped flute and string sections are the backdrop for the eased, charismatic vocals of Haromabi.…

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Introducing No Stress’s newest heavy-hitter from Indianapolis, Zee Haze. He teams up with internet sensation Nessly, and fellow rising star/labelmate Quentin Avery, to release an epic new track, “Shapeshift.” The song features grandiose production/arrangement from C & Leen, the production duo also out of Indianapolis, and massive mixing from in-house Los Angeles engineer, Alec Jackson.…