To keep up with Fu-Quon’s discotastic fiesta, I thought I’d start up a wayback playback myself.
In light of the mad amounts of press Jay Z has been getting lately, it seemed fitting that we give him a post. Hova’s been on tour in Canada lately, and has been wowing people with his new album. One of the better moments in the career of Jay Z has to be the opportunity […]
Back on October 12, the BBC and others decided that it was Hip Hop’s 30th anniversary. It’s a bit of an arbitrary day, I’d say, but at least it’s drawing attention to a neglected art form. If you follow this link, the BBC has a pretty interesting short video with a guy who was present […]
Sites all over the internet have been going crazy for this new mixtape. Okay, definitely not new, since it came out back in Feb of 2007. But somehow I, and many others, slept on this. J. Sands of Lone Catalysts fame decided to lay down a bunch of tracks over some Dilla beats. The mixtape, […]
Or so it seems. Joe Farrell is a saxophonist who produced a track called Upon This Rock back in the 70s. Not normally that big a deal, I’d say. Except for the fact that this song was sampled in everything. Some of the biggest hip hop groups have used this sample to make some killer […]
XXL Magazine has run an interview with good old DMX that paints him in a less than stellar light, at least from a political perspective. Seriously, I’ve never been a big fan of anything DMX stands for, or really any of his work besides some of his short lived acting stints in various bad action […]