From The Underground


Blu & Exile – LoveLine(s),DedicatedToLastFe’vrier.

Blu flows over “Love Line” off Exile’s instrumental album Radio. If you heard anything off Blu’s HerFavoriteColor mixtape, you’ll have a feel for the vibe off this one: effortless, rambling rhymes, a mellow, jazz-tinged beat. Exile mentioned in an interview a few months back that Blu had been recording versions..

MF Doom & Ghostface Killah – Chinatown Wars.

WOOOOOOOOO. This is crazy. Produced by Oh No, who’s been killing shit on the production tip lately. Major props to Spine Magazine for the CDQ. Doom kills this: Cracked his skull like a fortune cookie Just for kicks, here’s a choice selection of dope Doom/Ghost pairings. DOWNLOAD: MF Doom &..

"Madlib is dropping the bomb that make me smile." – Busy P (Ed Banger) and PB Wolf (Stones Throw) interviewed.

Via Stones Throw Here’s a great interview with the heads of two great record labels, Pedro Winter (aka Busy P) of Ed Banger and Chris Manak, aka Peanut Butter Wolf of Stones Throw. There’s some interesting back story behind both labels and Busy P’s answers are all in charmingly broken..

Jojo Pellegrino – Grab His Bottle.

Via Xclusives Zone Over the beat for Eminem’s “Crack A Bottle”. We posted about JoJo a while back and it’s been a minute since I’ve heard anything by him. This kid is a beast, insanely talented and really deserves a fucking deal. Jojo Pellegrino – Grab His Bottle Here’s a..