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Posted by Nathan S. on 04/18/13 |
Filed under Mixtapes, Black Milk, Beats
Good news, Black Milk's "Synth or Soul" instrumental tape exists. For just a few bucks on iTunes you can now have in your possession 12 new instrumentals from one of the best beatmakers working, and a Dilla protege. See more...
Posted by Nathan S. on 04/17/13 |
Filed under Downloads, Mixtapes, Sid Sriram
The great thing about soul music is that you know the second you hear someone's voice is they have it or they don't. Sid had soul, so I'm definitely going to be spending my day listening to his new "West Coast Nightfall Part 1: Before Dusk" project. See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 04/16/13 |
Filed under Downloads, Mixtapes, XV
Kansas-based spitter XV has kept somewhat of a low profile as of late and it's likely because he's preparing for his debut album, "The Kid With The Green Backpack."See more...
Posted by Nathan S. on 04/12/13 |
Filed under Downloads, Mixtapes, Substantial
I'm pretty excited that my love of rap nerdery and soul music get to combine forces thanks to Substantial's new (cleverly titled) "Jackin Jill" mixtape. What's better, it also comes complete with a pretty dope story.See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 04/10/13 |
Filed under Downloads, Mixtapes, Big K.R.I.T.
It usually makes for a damned good day whenever a new Big K.R.I.T. mixtape drops and today the Hip-Hop heavens opened their pearly gates and gifted us with K.R.I.T.'s new "King Remembered In Time" mixtape.See more...
Posted by Dharmic X on 04/09/13 |
Filed under Mixtapes, Opinion, Album Reviews, Overlooked, Gabriel Stark
"Cocaine Gold" is an audio treatise on race and class in the context of America’s schools. However, what makes the music is engaging is just how personal this is for Stark.See more...
Thankfully we can count on renowned Nicki Minaj hater Peter Rosenberg to put together a truly quality product in the form of the aptly-named "The New York Renaissance". See more...
Posted by Nathan S. on 04/01/13 |
Filed under Top Stories, Downloads, Mixtapes, Rap Nerdery, Notorious B.I.G., DJ Premier
I'm not going to write something as old guy elitist as "If you dont' want to listen to this mixtape of Biggie rapping over DJ Premier beats you don't really love hip-hop", but believe me, I really want to. See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 03/27/13 |
Filed under Downloads, Mixtapes, SMKA
After letting loose a few leaks for our listening pleasure last week, Atlanta-based production crew SMKA have finally released the first part in their "The Hang Out" mixtape series. See more...