Canadian jazz/hip-hop experimentalists BADBADNOTGOOD follow up their debut with another maddeningly good album, this time featuring more of their own compositions. This is a good one. Really.
I feel I should preface this review by admitting that I’ve been a Kanye West fan ever since I heard “Jesus Walks”, and while I don’t admire Jay-Z‘s musical prowess quite as much as that of his protege, I have mad respect for him as a rap legend. Both of them brought their A-game to the table this [...]
While their names are phonetically similar, Jonwayne bears no resemblance to the John Wayne. Just wanted to clear that up. Jonwayne, rapper/producer, recently released his new album, “Bowser”, which is a mind-wrecking glimpse into the future of beats,” so says his album label. Agreed. While his style is an obvious comparison to that of Dan Deacon’s, Jonwayne’s [...]
There are two things you would be extremely lucky to find me doing: dancing to music of any kind, and rapping along with Gucci Mane. Neither of these seems classy when I do them. However, this remix-tape makes me want to do both feverishly. The sound is sort of like pickles and ice cream… or [...]
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Rich Kid Sound System, weird name and it seems a bit hipster-ish but hold your judgment till the end. I won’t say anything cliche like, “these guys are poised to change the industry” or “they are the next big thing” because quite frankly I don’t like making predictions before midnight. Not to say these guys [...]
So my new favourite band Starfucker are releasing a mashup album on top of releasing their excellent second album “Reptilians” in March, and wouldn’t you know it, it just so happens (so far….based on one track) to be fucking awesome. Below you can hear the first song from the album which didn’t really have a [...]
Diplo & Switch, the masterminds behind Major Lazer, are no strangers to mixtapes and collaborations having worked with M.I.A. and Santigold (back when she was Santogold…..ahh the good old days). Now they’ve teamed up with electro-dance-pop duo La Roux for a 14 song monster of a cassette. By sending your email address to their site [...]