Monthly Archives: June 2010

Daedelus – Off Angles Edges.

I love how Daedelus’ creepy vocals make me feel like my house is haunted. This track comes from Proximal Records first compilation Proximity One: Narrative of a City. His remix of Baths’ “?” has a similar effect. Download: Daedelus – Off Angles Edges via Pop & Hiss Sphere: Related Content

Jazmine Sullivan – Holding You Down (produced by Missy Elliot).

Unexpected crack from Jazmine Sullivan. Missy Elliot flips the “Impeach the President” drums, “Affirmative Action” by the Firm, Biz Markie, and Dougie Fresh for a track that should send you stumbling down memory lane in multiple directions. First rapper to spit over it gets a Metal Lungies fanny pack. Sphere:..

KD – Parkin Lot (produced by DJ Burn One).

Renaissance Gangster saw DJ Burn One feeding Memphis rapping machine Starlito East Coast sounding beats for an oddly successful marriage of country rap and old school samples. With this unreleased gem, Burn One further demonstrates his ability to make music that defies regional classification. This beat could easily go either..

Reality – This That Shit (ft. Torae, CL, Chrissy).

Reality’s Future History LLC Compilation will drop next week with a strong list of hip-hop blog approved rappers, though Torae clarifies, Listen, I’m not a blog rapper, just a rapper that they blog about. It would appear that Torae is just avoiding a label with a bad reputation (who really..

T.I. – Here We Go Again (produced by Timbaland).

T.I. put all hit aggressive street shit on a mixtape called Fuck a Mixtape to sate his core fanbase before radio plays his new Lady Gaga/Rihanna singles for eight months straight. Aside from “Ready Set Go” with Killer Mike, the only other song from the tape worth repeated spins is..