The Wildebeest. Posts

June 21, 2018 /

The Nonce is one of those groups who, if you know, you know. But if you don’t, hey, I’m here to share the goodness.

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June 7, 2018 /

WHEW LAWD! Now if I could bring back any defunct group from the ether, it’d have to be New Kingdom

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May 31, 2018 /

The Doppelgangaz‘s EP and Matter Ov Fact are just a couple of lowlife scumbags, and trust me, they’re the first ones to let you know.

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May 24, 2018 /

Mannnnn, I’m blown over the fact that The Sorority had to postpone their mid-May show in D.C., but best believe when they do make it down here I’ll be in the front row.

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May 10, 2018 /
April 19, 2018 /

So before the storied and lengthy career and massive critical acclaim, before Black Thought was proving he was the GOAT, before ?uestlove was the keeper of the culture and the beats, and before they were Jimmy Fallon‘s house band, The Roots was a unique rap act coming out of Philly, and in the early ’90s right when East Coast hip-hop was taking on a jazz-influenced style, The Roots went all the way in, employing live instruments like horns and pianos.

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April 12, 2018 /

Ayo, Dizzy Gillespie plays the sax / Me, myself I love to max / Redbone cuties I’m out to wax / Stick up kids is out to tax!

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April 5, 2018 /

On my first impression, Young Fathers‘ Cocoa Sugar is both a perplexing and compelling listen.

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March 15, 2018 /

Here’s one to put you in your feelings!

There’s a lot going for Daniel Caesar‘s Freudian.

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March 8, 2018 /

Queen Latifah is a legend. Arriving on the scene in the late ’80s, the rapper born Dana Owens came with an attitude and intelligent, enlightened style that was all her own.

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