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Tega Akpod - Even If They Don't

Young West London rapper Tega Akpod is one to look out for, creative lyricism and superb delivery over a Dilla flavoured beat makes this track one of my favourites. 28 more words

New Music

Ahead of his return to the UK, we salute the genius of Busta Rhymes

By Luca Tiratelli

When you mention Busta Rhymes to people who don’t really know hip-hop, they respond in one of two ways.  They either look at you quizzically and mention that ‘Baby if you Give to Me’ song, or they just laugh.  681 more words


Throwback: Motor City Drum Ensemble - Raw Cuts #6

Last week saw represses of selected records from Motor City Drum Ensemble’s Raw Cuts Series. Originally released in 2009, Raw Cuts #6 is exactly the kind of jazzy slow-burner that Danilo Plessow is renowned for. 139 more words


Chuck Le Garcon

Putting out what he calls “Lushstrumentals and such”, Chuck Le Garcon is certainly a talented student of Dilla and FlyLo, creating crazy chilled atmospheric textures with samples perfectly complimented by heavy hitting sidechain kicks, but to call him just a student is unfair, since he brings weird and wonderful new styles to the table.  42 more words

Black Milk - "Rhythm Roulette"

Watch Black Milk as he samples some “not so good” records and makes a banger!

Stop and Smell The Da.I.S.Y.

Just a month after offering their entire back catalog for free during a 25 hour period, De La Soul continues in the spirit of giving by dropping a new mixtape.   116 more words


Download | De La Soul: Smell The Da.I.S.Y. (Da Inner Soul of Yancy)

What a surprise we have here! After dropping a couple of new tracks produced by the great Jay Dee/J Dilla, the trio of Posdnous, Dave, and Maceo decided to drop a full mixtape with Dilla production! 76 more words