Man, this is a treat. I got the opportunity to talk to Rob Swift of the X-Ecutioners. We spoke about alot, music, comic books, what makes a good DJ, and the history of Hip Hop. We touch upon the legacy of the X-men and impact of the late great Roc Raida. Rob just recently kicked off a new website and Facebook page in his honor. You will see the links below, If you can take the time out and check it out. It gives a great history of immaculate work of Roc Raida and all that the X-Men accomplished. Thanks everyone!
This is the intro episode to my podcast, I finally have it out, I want to thank you all for your support! First episode will be out this week!
When old rap heads criticize new rap music, it is an act of self preservation. They are not only trying to preserve the history and integrity of hip hop, but the cultural importance of it’s existence. It is a black … Continue reading
I’ve tried it, every time I’ve listed to this song I’ve tried to turn it off and it’s impossible. It’s just that alluring. Hoodlem made something that has the sexual appeal of your 9th grade crush. Between the dark cords and the sultry voice of the lead singer, you are in for a treat. Now allow yourself 3 minutes to listen to this song, you will not regret it.
And in honor of Star Wars being released in 4 days!!!!! A Star Wars Wallpaper from the one and only, Skottie Young.
Hello all! This is officially my third mixtape. It was pretty sporadic, I just kept mixing songs that I thought would work together. There was no playlist of songs, no thoughtful process, I just went with my gut. I guess … Continue reading
Hey ya’ll I just completed my next mixing project. And If i do say so myself it’s better than my my first. I have complied a few of my favorite indie / underground hip hop artist that I think you … Continue reading
Ratatat is back to their beautiful electric guitar riffs that their known for. They have been on a bit of a break lately but after their at Coachella performance, they are back with a new album –Magnifique which will be released on 7/17. The single below is their second single off the new album it’s titled Abrasive, even though song is anything but. The sounds from the electric guitar melts on your eardrums, the song sounds like a guilty pleasure. it’s beautiful. It’s easily the best song you will hear all day long. Check out the video below, it includes animation using over 4,000 black and white drawings by Ratatat’s Evan Mast. It’s incredible to look at, it’s something you shouldn’t miss.
I get it, the Rachel Dolezal situation is truly out of hand. Dolezal somehow changed her skin color, added a bit more volume to her hair and posed as a black woman for over 10 years. Yes it is offensive … Continue reading
Look, I know that this trailer is everywhere today, but still it would be an injustice if i didn’t put it up. I cannot even begin to express how proud i am of Marvel taking over Hollywood, the have proven … Continue reading