Tag: positive

July 12, 2018 /

Shad is back, and I’m crazy hella excited, y’all!

It’s been nearly five long years since the Canadian rap sensation, Shadrach Kabango, AKA Shad K, AKA Shad, has blessed us with some dope music, and hearing this new track from his upcoming record A Short Story About A War made me realize how much of a drought it’s been.

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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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October 12, 2017 /

This is that vibe! Buddy is a rapper out of Compton who has been on a steady come-up in 2017, releasing a slew of singles, EPs, and collaborative works.

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August 31, 2017 /

Don’t worry, it’s not as cold as the title makes it out to be. It’s pretty cold, but not that cold.

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August 10, 2017 /

When it comes to ’80s funk, Zapp are heavyweights. Coming straight out of Ohio (that great funk state) the Troutman brothers, Larry, Roger, Lester, and Terry, came to prominence with the help of musical gawds Bootsy Collins and George Clinton (king of the P-Funk), and a magical little device called a talkbox, and changed popular music forever.

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December 8, 2016 /

I’m young, stupid, and damn impatient. Leave it up to Pete Rock to set me straight.

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September 1, 2016 /

I can’t say this enough: Be thankful we’ve got Oddisee.

Two words describe the Maryland artist well: Consistent and sincere.

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July 21, 2016 /

Real world shenanigans getting you down? I got something to lift ya spirits.

Now, a long, long time ago on the Wildebeest I talked about Fatboy Slim and my affinity for Big Beat.

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March 3, 2016 /

Connected will always be that album for me. The ultimate feel good hip-hop record; an intimate and personal album of inviting soul and striving-and-surviving rhymes. 

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August 6, 2015 /

Okay, so there was no post last week because I was back in my homeland, the mythical, far-off land of Narnia Canada, and whenever I’m back in Toronto I’m always amazed by the bevy of cultures and peoples seen there.

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