Tag: New York City

April 28, 2017 /

“Now this ain’t funny, so don’t you dare laugh it’s, just another case about the wrong path…”

Originally known as the Rhythm Blunt Cru, the trio of Yogi (…the bear?), Chaddio, and The Mighty Ha (Ha) shortened their name to the simple and iconic CRU (which I admit, makes for a nice album cover) for their first and only album, Da Dirty 30.

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April 14, 2017 /

QUICK, WITHOUT LOOKING NAME ALL 9 EMCEES OF THE WU-TANG CLAN RIGHT NOW!

How many did you get?

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January 12, 2017 /

Run The Jewels is back.

The M.O. of El-P and Killer Mike hasn’t changed all that much since the last one: Fucking curbstomping every whack-ass rapper and opponent on the planet.

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December 23, 2016 /

I wonder if B.T. Express knew how significant their debut record would be.

Maybe.

Well, they probably did.

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December 9, 2016 /
June 10, 2016 /

Best way to sum up A$AP Rocky? Young, black, and don’t give a fuck.

Coming out of Harlem, Rocky has caught a lot of attention and praise quickly over the past few years, known for his laid back demeanor, laconic delivery, and spaced-out vibe.

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June 3, 2016 /

Mike Birnbaum is D. Gookin, an independent NYC-based producer and deejay who has built up a steady discography over the past several years, creating funky and upbeat music which aims for positivity and good vibes, employing bouncy beats, calming melodies, and a joyous, carefree feel.

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May 27, 2016 /

While as not as well known as some of their contemporaries of late ‘80s hip-hop, the Ultramagnetic MCs brought some unique stuff to the table.

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April 21, 2016 /
March 18, 2016 /

Man, you hear that groove, though?! I love this track!

Liquid Liquid was a New York-based band from the early 1980s, known for their unconventional and rather avant garde approach to music.

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