I didn’t post the last few K. Sparks joints because they weren’t that good, but he stepped his game up this week. Here’s what he had to say about this track: Visual Sound is a song that tells two stories…the first story is about a friend of mine that was..
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I chopped it up with DJ Babu of Dilated Peoples recently about his new album Duck Season 3. Dude was forthcoming and humble. Much respect to Babu! ML: You were in town for CMJ, right? Babu: Yeah, I was there all last week. ML: I meant to see you at..
Breeding Ground featuring Grafh, Joell Ortiz, Charles Hamilton, Red Cafe (11/18/08) @ S.O.B.’s, NYC.
Now that’s a show. I usually don’t like when there are so many people on the bill, but there are some dope acts on this lineup: Grafh, Red Cafe, Joell Ortiz, Charles Hamilton, Torae, The League, Mr. Mecca, Rain, Esso, St. Laz, Jon Hope, Blitz The Ambassador, Mr. Crisis. Buy..
I was turned off by the bleepity bloops at first, but Zion I has grown on me. On side A, MC Zumbi and producer AmpLive remix some hip-hop classics and on side B is more on the electronic tip. You’re going to want to put this on and do a..
I come bearing gifts. The homie Mulatto Patriot just passed me this heater off his album Sonic Visuals. The beat is real paranoid and he’s got Razzy on some sinister ish. I’d be blasting this right now, but my roommates are sleeping. Download: Mulatto Patriot – Audio Terrorist (feat. Ras..
I can’t tell if Run and the kids are really having fun or if they’re just damn good at pretending. Reviews of Wii Music suggest the latter. Run and fam are always entertaining though. Sidebar: I haven’t played it yet, but I’m giving Wii Music the benefit of the doubt..
This is easily the best thing I got out of CMJ Week. I met Magestik Legend at Fat Beats. I was talking to the crew there (what up to DJ SAV*ONE and The Audible Doctor, who produced the Brown Bag AllStars joint from awhile back) and they passed me a..
I didn’t make it to a lot of shows during CMJ, so this was one of the only actual performances I saw. Thes One and Double K came through and rocked Fat Beats retarded. They did like four or five songs; three off the new album and then two requests,..
Q-Tip is going on tour with a full band as well as DJ Scratch, The Cool Kids, The Knux and on some dates Pacific Division. Before Tribe’s set at Rock The Bells, Q-Tip rocked it solo for a minute and it was amazing. Dates/info: Date City/State Venue Info/Opener 11/05/08 Chicago,..