Monthly Archives: July 2012


Damu the Fudgemunk ft. Raw Poetic – Hole Up

We missed this when it first came out, but who cares – it’s dope!


Phonte ft. Median – Eternally

Two thirds of Little Brother reunite, but is the beat too grating? You decide:


Marley Marl and LL Cool J

A neat look at Marley Marl re-creating LL’s Mama Said Knock You Out and explaining the process. For such an iconic song, it’s fascinating.

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Stardust – Music Sounds Better With You (Eat More Cake Remix)

One of my favourite highschool jams gets remade into a downtempo cool-out track – perfect for the summer.


Oddissee – The Need Superficial

Oddissee drops knowledge over some funky jazz goodness. A head nodder for sure.


Phony PPL – Told You So

A laidback summer-ish tune for your earholes by Phony PPL. The piano that kicks in around 1:45 makes the song, for sure.


Clear Soul Forces – Get No Better

I just randomly stumbled on to these Detroit cats on Youtube the other day. I’m glad I did: a dope beat and verse after verse of great rhymes makes for a solid tune. Their debut album, Detroit Revolution(s) is out now.


Large Professor – Key to the City

I’m really feeling this new Large Pro jam, especially the beat.


Oddience Keeps It Gravy And Mashed Sweet Potato

Oddience are from L.A. and make damn good rap music. Check out two of their tracks: