Tag: fun

January 28, 2016 /

Little Brother, the North Carolina trio of PhonteBig Pooh and 9th Wonder were something of a revelation when they appeared on the scene in the early 2000s, heralded by many to be the torchbearers for meaningful hip-hop, the “little brother” to legendary groups from the past like A Tribe Called Quest.

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July 16, 2015 /

Okay, now here’s another fun listen!

I originally came across producer Willie Green‘s work on the underground rapper billy woods‘ awesome 2012 effort, History Will Absolve Me, a dark, twisted, sickly hilarious thrill ride by a terror-mad visionary, and one album I wholeheartedly recommend checking out.

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May 20, 2015 /

You know, there’s a part of me, a small, foolish and deluded part of me, which hopes that one day, hopefully in my lifetime, The Avalanches will reform and release a new album.

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April 1, 2015 /
June 24, 2014 /

Okay, now this listen is just too perfect for the summer.

St. Lucia (uh, the group, not the beautiful, sun-swept Caribbean nation) is the brainchild South African born, NYC-based artist Jean-Philip Grober, who made waves in the indie pop world with with his 2012 EPs, September and St.

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November 14, 2013 /

 

Now here’s an album that I wont shut up about!

Alegranza!, the second album by the Spanish artist El Guincho is another listen which is near and dear to my heart.

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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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