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Album Review: DC Comets- “Monolith Monster”

Album Review: DC Comets- “Monolith Monster”

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Theory Hazit is an emcee that is a part of the crew Scribbling Idiots. His discography is a lengthy one if you include all his guest spots, solo albums and collab projects. Cream of Beats is by way of Detroit and the only thing I’ve heard from him (aside from his work with Theory) was a beat tape he put out in 2006 called “The Bedroom Collection”. Now Theory announced this album through a…

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Mobb Deep Concert Review April 19th, 2014 (Eugene, Oregon)

Mobb Deep Concert Review April 19th, 2014 (Eugene, Oregon)

A quick rhetorical question. Why is Mobb Deep still relevant?

The obvious answer is that the legacy of The Infamous still reverberates through the hip-hop world. The second answer, that is completely apparent to anyone who’s seen them live, is Mobb Deep puts on a hell of a show.

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Oregon based Landon Wordswell opened the show and I can’t tell you how excellent it is to have a fantastic hometown…

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Beat Tape of the Week: Wonder Breed - The Hurt

Beat Tape of the Week: Wonder Breed – The Hurt

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Straight from Dallas, Texas producer Wonder Breed 1/2 of the production crew Supreme Bleed, release he newest beat tape titled “The Hurt“.  If you like beats that are dusty, sample based and full of emotion this beat tape is for you no doubt.  This project is free but don’t hesitate to purchase this if you like what you hear.  Be sure to check out other projects on their bandcamp as well.

 

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First Word Records - Nothing Leaves The House

First Word Records – Nothing Leaves The House

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Presented by First Word Records in which UK producers Eric Lau, Tall Black Guy & kidkanevil were invited over to Mr Thing’s crib in London last November and given access to his crates in order to find samples all four of them would flip into beats for a double 7” called Nothing Leaves The House. Watch them do their thing as they sift through Brazilian records and anime soundtracks and then…

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K.L.U.B. Monsta + DJ Wally Sparks Present CANVAS

K.L.U.B. Monsta + DJ Wally Sparks Present CANVAS

K.L.U.B. Monsta out of Birmingham, Alabama released their latest project entitled “CANVAS” back in October of 2013. Unfortunately, I wasn’t more timely with my post but I wouldn’t post it if it worth a listen. On this record they worked with DJ Wally Sparks, who helped with crafting a cohesive sound. This project features emphatic guests, including JazzMine Garfield on “Cypher Dream” and St. 2…

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Apollo Brown - Cigarette Burns EP

Apollo Brown – Cigarette Burns EP

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Two weeks from today Detroit producer Apollo Brown will be releasing his newest instrumental soundtrack Thirty Eight. The sound falls somewhere between the end of 70s heroin and the beginning of 80s crack, like day prostitution in Detroit. The technicolor journey continues today with a three track collection of instrumentals titled Cigarette Burns EP from the upcoming album Thirty Eight.

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