Category: Music

The Music I Post

February 4, 2013 /

It’s a struggle.

One of the biggest tropes in all of Rapperdom (Er, Rapdom?) is the desire to be successful.

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January 23, 2013 /

Mary, Mary…WHY YA BUGGIN?

Run-D.M.C. played a role in my transformation from mild-mannered scrub to lifelong Hip-Hop addict and voracious music fiend (and also a slightly older scrub).

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January 16, 2013 /

AIN’T NO FUN IF THE ALIENS CAN’T HAVE NONNNNEEEEEE

Death Grips is great headache music. I mean that in the best possible way.  

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January 9, 2013 /

2012 2013. I thought we were supposed to have robot butlers by now.

Anyhow, happy new year—er, uh, nine days ago.

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December 27, 2012 /

Well, the world didn’t end, so that gives me more time to listen to Greg Grease‘s debut album, Cornbread, Pearl and G.

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December 20, 2012 /

It’s raining outside, I’m fighting off a cold, so it’s time for more music!

My latest torrid love affair is this gem right here, one of the latest releases of the Los Angeles-based experimental rock band, HEALTH.

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December 6, 2012 /

All you did was follow orders.

Today I’ve been making a fascinating journey through History Will Absolve Me, the latest record by DC/NYC rapper Billy Woods, his second solo work in eight years, and my formal introduction to him.

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November 29, 2012 /

This one is a mess. I love it.

Believe me when I say that I’m a complete and total fan of the Minneapolis artist P.O.S.

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November 14, 2012 /

Of course I had to put down a few words about this one.

Now, to be quite honest, I’m not going to go into Compton native Kendrick Lamar‘s bio too much, there’s  plenty about him all over the blogosphere, but, for the completely uninitiated, here’s my less-than-30-words-summary: California rapper hailed as the next big thing due to his impressive lyricism, strong storytelling skills, and a penchant for deep introspection and social commentary…ya bish.

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October 31, 2012 /

I think I have a new addiction.

This one came into my life at 11 AM this morning, while I sat in my cubicle, fighting to keep my eyes open and mind focused on the task at hand.

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