Tag: Los Angeles

October 25, 2019 /

Bruh, WC has been in the cut for a minute!

There’s something about Los Angeles gangsta rap in that brief, but extremely innovative period after N.W.A.

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June 21, 2019 /

HEALTH keeps it 200%, ALWAYS.

Hailing from Los Angeles, HEALTH is an industrial rock band which has forged an intriguing career over the past decade for their extremely aggressive, loud, and furious sound, full of disorienting noise (shouts to clipping btw), drums of death, and whispy, unsettling vocals by band member Jacob Duzsik which feels like Death himself is in your ear.

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September 7, 2018 /

Now here’s a gem.

Alright, so backstory. In 1986 hip-hop was transitioning from a fad into a cultural and commercial juggernaut, and the Beastie Boys were there to push it over the edge.

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August 23, 2018 /

From his work in Freestyle Fellowship to Haiku D’Etat, I have respect for Aceyalone.

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June 22, 2018 /

The Nonce is one of those groups who, if you know, you know. But if you don’t, hey, I’m here to share the goodness.

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February 9, 2018 /
October 13, 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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January 19, 2017 /

Ice Cube. All around bad motherfucker. I mean, that is if you forget everything he’s done after 1998 (okay, Barbershop 1 and 3 get a pass, but Ride Along?

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September 23, 2016 /

For the last little while I’ve diving deep into Good Evening, the debut album of the L.A.

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August 26, 2016 /