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"When I didn’t have a mic, I rapped on headphones"

Although I am white dude from suburban Finland, I have always been quite serious hiphop-head. This song below has always been one of the favorites. Raw simple drums and raw battle rhymes. 250 more words

Planning

Wednesday Woe: Silk Rhodes - 'Pains'

 

Melancholy mid-week vibes from Silk Rhodes, a two piece consisting of vocalist Sasha Desree and producer Michael Collins.

This soulful, stripped-back debut single epitomises the whole concept of beauty is pain, in my opinion. 24 more words

Tracks And Mixes

SEARCHING FOR TOMORROW: The Story of Madlib and DOOM's Madvillainy

Following the 10th anniversary of Madlib and DOOM‘s Madvillain album, Pitchfork‘s Jeff Weiss traces the history of Madvillain and details how these two consistently honorable artists came together for this infallible Hip Hop collab.

Read the full article here.

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Music

Homeboy Sandman Preps Hallways For Sept. Release

Stones Throw Records announced that Homeboy Sandman will drop his new album, Hallways, on September 2nd.  Along with the release, the Queens native will embark on a national tour this fall to support the follow-up to 2012’s… 62 more words

Heat Seeker

The fascinating story of Stones Throw Records

For a few years I have been a regular reader of U.S. music magazine Wax Poetics. But when I started to read this excellent publication I didn’t know half of the hip artists they wrote about. 318 more words

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