Tag: Philadelphia

May 25, 2017 /

Damn, how could people sleep on Res, man?

Philly songstress Res (rhymes with “peace”) definitely had a solid debut in her 2001 record How I Do, a tremendously underrated work which, to this day, still boggles my mind that it didn’t get her a bit more shine.

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October 12, 2016 /

I’ll admit, It’s been a minute I last listened to the Philly emcee Lushlife.Years ago I took a chance on his 2011 mixtape, No More Golden Days, and on first spin I was pretty impressed, digging more than a few tracks, for Lush’s energy and indie-inspired soundscapes.

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October 16, 2014 /

Well,  I’m about a year into my first legit big-boy job and I’m fully admitting that I’ll never be employee of the year, unless it’s being amazing at having daily existential crises about being a cube-dweller, but when it comes to having a dope work ethic Has-Lo and Castle have it on lock.

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July 9, 2012 /
March 28, 2012 /

Man, how in the hell did I not hear of Lushlife?

While on my pron/music/net crawl I came across the Bandcamp of the Philadelphia-based producer and emcee Lushlife, with a single from his upcoming record Plateau Vision, “Big Sur.”  Giving it a shot, I liked what I heard: Very engaging production, and true to the guy’s name, quite lush with the sounds and his performance.

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