Sunday, February 28, 2010

Video: TONE Artist Profile - The Kid Daytona


Here's another dope piece from TONE. This time he takes on the charisma of The Kid Daytona. Aiiiyeee!!

Friday, February 26, 2010

Video: Roc4Life Interview w/ Ralph McDaniels


This is dope! I remember running home from school to check out VMB at 3:30pm everyday and the feeling when watching new videos from my favorites. VMB is really an important part of Hip Hop history. Study up!

Video: Mr. Cartoon, COPE & SEN2 Bomb MetroPCS


Now this is publicity! MetroPCS sanctioned the legendary Mr. Cartoon, COPE and SEN2 to bomb their store fronts. Spotted at RR.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Video: Omen feat. Elite - Holy Omen


This dude is kinda fresh. He was on J. Cole's The Warm Up.

Video: The Grouch - Whatever I Say



Here's the first video off The Grouch's Three Eyes Off The Time. Superfresh!

Video: Curren$y & Stalley - Address



This is so chill and the visuals make me want to get the hell outta here. Damn snow! This is off the upcoming Ski Beatz project 24 Hour Karate School. Directed by Creative Control.

Video: Stussy's J Dilla Documentary Part 3



Here's the final part of the Stussy doc. This piece goes into Dilla's process in making beats. Dilla4Life!

Video: A Nightmare On Elm Street Trailer



I actually enjoyed, as a piece of entertainment, the remake of Friday The 13th so I think I might enjoy this for the same reasons.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Download: P.SO - Moontones



After his much heralded 2009 project Earthtones, P.SO decides to flip the concept with some dope remixes and a futuristic sound by The Soundmen. Enjoy!!

Download: Scheme - Same Rebel New Cause



Chicago's Scheme has dropped his anticipated project. Peep the link and enjoy!

Video: Okayplayer TV - Reflection Eternal


Okayplayer sits down with Reflection as they talk the new album, Jay-Z's co-sign and the process of getting to this point. Revolutions Per Minute drops April 6th.

Video: LMNO - Working



Dope album and dope video to boot. I'm really digging LMNO's album Push That Work. And that's just the start as he plans to release ten albums this year. Push that work indeed!

Video: RAAAAAAAANDY Mixtape Preview



Aziz Ansari is putting out a mixtape. Excuse me, I meant RAAAAAAAANDY is putting out a mixtape. When you're done peeping the vid, listen to the track "AAAAAAAANGRY" below. It'll make you blow milk out of your nose.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Video: The Kid Daytona feat. Tiara Wiles - The Minimum



Here's the latest from Court Dunn and the One Shot series. This time they put visuals to The Kid Daytona's joint off his album Come Fly With Me. Moving art!

Video: Eternia & Moss - We Got A Record Deal (Road To Release Ep. 15)



It sure has been a long road, as evidenced by all fifteen episodes of Road To Release, but the time has come for At Last to get a proper release via...if you want to know what label then be there on Friday, February 26th for The At Last We Got A Record Deal Jam at Sputnik featuring Eternia, Moss, Reef The Lost Cauze and so much more.

Download: Joe Scudda - Not Your Average Joe EP



TSS and Hall Of Justus just dropped the new Joe Scudda project. Click and enjoy!!

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Download: Falside - Dollars Make Change (The Mixtape)



Poorly Drawn People's Falside has released a new mixtape with the likes of C-Rayz Walz, Vast Aire, Termanology, B-Real and much more riding over his beats. Enjoy!

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Video: Kanye West - Coldest Winter



Cool video but I don't get the concept with the song. Oh well!

Monday, February 22, 2010

Video: 45 King & The Making Of Jay-Z's Hard Knock Life


This is real thorough! A good history lesson about not only one of the biggest songs of Jay-Z's career but a legendary producer as well. From the folks at SVT.

Video: Eternia feat. Chesney Snow - Many Many (Live On The ZRO Hour)


This is so classic!! Eternia kills it with Chesney Snow at The ZRO Hour. Also, The At Last We Got A Record Deal Jam is jumping off on February 26th at Sputnik, where Eternia and Moss will reveal the label the album will be released on.

Video: ArtOfficial - The Payback Jam Session



ArtOfficial rock out to the title track off their upcoming project The Payback, which drops April 9th. These dudes get funky!

Audio: 2 Hungry Bros feat. Fresh Daily & Chris Faust - Lady Remix



Here's another leak from the upcoming 2 Hungry Bros tape Back For Seconds.

<a href="http://2hungrybros.bandcamp.com/album/2-hungry-bros-back-for-seconds">LADY REMIX by 2 Hungry Bros</a>

Video: Charles Discharged



Good to see Charles has a sense of humor about things.

Video: Chiddy Bang - Opposite Of Adults



Love this video! This is the title track from their upcoming EP. You can also check them performing at Webster Hall with Outasight on March 6th.

Video: Chace Infinite feat. Fashawn & Curt@!n$ - 730


One of my favorite tracks off Chace's I Would Have Killed This gets the video treatment. This track bangs!!

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Video: Bobo Meets Rhettmatic


The Beat Junkie and Cypress Hill member get together to bring you some raw Hip Hop at it's finest roots of percussion. Check out the vid and then download the mixtape.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Download: Toki Wright - BlackMale



Here's the latest project from Rhymesayer emcee Toki Wright. You can download for free or make a donation towards the efforts in Haiti. Enjoy!

Video: RJD2 - The Glow


Here are the latest visuals from RJD2's album The Colossus.

Video: Vampire Weekend - Giving Up The Gun



Here's the new vid from Vampire Weekend featuring Lil Jon and RZA.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Video: Stussy's J Dilla Documentary (Part 2)


Here's the second part to the Stussy documentary on Dilla. This part focuses on Dilla's move to Los Angeles. Dilla4Life!

Video: Emilio Rojas - Sympathy For The Devil


I had my doubts about this song being a part of the One Shot series but Court Dunn shut me up. Real dope concept! This is off Emilio's The Natural, out now.

Video: Spec Boogie - Bed Stuy


Produced by Von Pea.

Video: TONE Artist Profile - Sucio Smash



The CEO and founder of High Water Music breaks down how the media giants duped us into being their listening audience. Another dope profile by TONE.

Video: Joe Scudda - Not Your Average Joe Trailer


Directed by Matt Koza. Scudda gives us some insight into his lifestyle. Not Your Average Joe EP drops February 23rd.

Audio: Homeboy Sandman - Sand Luc Picard


Here's another preview of what to expect from the 2 Hungry Bros upcoming mixtape Back For Seconds. Sandman does his usual ridiculousness.


Video: Nottz - Shine Brite


The Virginia producer has now taken to the mic. I definitely mess with his beats and he's not too bad on the flow. Look out for his upcoming project You Need This Music.

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Video: Station Announcement


Jay Smooth clears up the rumors about him shutting down Ill Doctrine and talks briefly about the "We Are The World" debacle.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Video: Closed Session w/ Emilio Rojas, Scheme & Astonish


Ruby Hornet is releasing Closed Sessions Vol. 1 on March 2nd. Here's some behind the scenes footage of Emilio, Scheme and Astonish working on the song "Helluva Year".

Video: Hey, Mr. Cartel



The Rosenthals are back at it as they explore who would take over Young Money while Weezy is in the bing. Heh!

Download: El Prez - Animal Style



Inglewood resident and FCC comrade El Prez has released his long awaited project Animal Style. Some Cali, get fresh music. Enjoy!

Video: Johnson & Jonson (Blu & Mainframe) - Disco D.Y.N.A.M.I.T.E.


This wasn't on the LP but still funky.

Monday, February 15, 2010

Audio: P.SO - Making That Noise (prod. by 6th Sense)



Here's another track as 6th links up with P.SO for a melodic, lyrical miracle. Ha!


Saturday, February 13, 2010

Video: HHO Interview w/ Dilated Peoples


HHO sits down with Dilated to speak on the future of their solo careers and the group. Look out for Cats & Dogs and Crown Of Thorns this year.

Video: Pop Life And Race Matters


Jay Smooth sort of comments on the John Mayer debacle but more importantly comments on the reality of race matters.

Friday, February 12, 2010

Video: Vigilante Vigilante Preview Clip


So apparently there's this big movement of undercover buffers. They see graffiti and they paint over it. What's funny is they do the same thing writers do, so are they contributing to society or are they doing the same thing graffiti writers are accused of. This is going to be an interesting film.

Video: Get Him To The Greek Trailer



This is the spin-off to Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Looks damn funny!

Video: Joell Ortiz feat. Novel - Call Me


Here's the first single off Joell's Free Agent, which has been pushed back to April 20th.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Video: Stussy's J Dilla Documentary (Part 1)


In celebration of Dilla Month, Stussy put together a documentary honoring the late great producer. They'll be releasing the next two parts over the next two weeks. Dilla4Life!

Video: NoCanDo - Exploits And Glitches


This is real dope!! This is the first I've heard of NoCanDo and I'm intrigued. The Project Blowed affiliate has an album out called Jimmy The Lock.

Video: Ski Beatz & Dame Dash's 24 Hour Karate School Mixtape Teaser



I'm really excited about this! It's been a long time coming and it'll be here on February 15th. The mixtape features Jean Grae, Jay Electronica, Mos Def, Curren$y, The Cool Kids, Jim Jones and much more.

Video: DJ Spinna feat. Homeboy Sandman, P.SO & Fresh Daily - Get On Down



One of my favorite tracks off DJ Spinna's Sonic Smash gets the visual treatment. Directed by Chancleta Films.

Download: Donwill - Laura's Tape



One-third of Tanya Morgan is prepping for his upcoming full-length Don Cusack In High Fidelity so he decided to bless us with a mixtape to wet our appetites. The album drops March 23rd. Enjoy!

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Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Video: El Prez feat. Shawn Chrystopher & Polyester - Inglewood



A nice ode to the city of Inglewood. El Prez' Animal Style drops February 15th.

Video: Cypress Hill - It Ain't Nothin'



Cypress is back with a banger. Rise Up drops April 16th.

Video: Kidz In The Hall - Jukebox



Here's the latest vid from Kidz In The Hall off their upcoming album Land Of Make Believe, dropping March 9th. This joint bounces!

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Video: Jern Eye feat. Spank Pops & J Billion - Cali

Audio: 2 Hungry Bros - Can't Be That Stupid feat. Substantial/You're Always Here feat. 8thw1



The 2 Hungry Bros are back at it with an upcoming mixtape, Back For Seconds, in anticipation of their album with 8thw1, No Room For Dessert. Below you can take a listen to two tracks off the tape, featuring QN5's Substantial and AOK's 8thw1. If you like what you hear you can download to your heart's content.

<a href="http://2hungrybros.bandcamp.com/album/2-hungry-bros-back-for-seconds">Can't Be That Stupid by 2 Hungry Bros</a>

Monday, February 8, 2010

Video: Style Wars Restoration Project


For those of you who are fans of the graffiti art form and one of the most important films in its history, there's an opportunity for you to help restore the original negative, which was damaged from being in storage for so long. Go to StyleWars.com to see how.

Video: Kam Moye - Forever Fresh


New vid off Kam's dope album Splitting Image, out now.

Video: A Walk Through Fort Greene Trailer



Nelson George went out to explore the black arts movement that happened during the 80's and 90's in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. It features Spike Lee, Chris Rock, Rosie Perez, Carl Hancock Rux and many more.

Video: The Real - They Reminisce Over Ye


This is hilarious! The boys are back with a homage to Ye and a diss for Taylor. Haha!!

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Bulletin: El-P And The Future Of Def Jux



El-P just released a statement regarding the rumors flying around today about the demise of Def Jux. Click on the link to read the true story behind what the future holds for Def Jux.

Video: Greenhouse - Cold Out Here Trailer


Here's a quick look at the upcoming video from Greenhouse (Blueprint x Illogic), off their Electric Purgatory Pt. 1 EP.

Video: CM Presents MC ADaD


The homie Dumbfoundead ran into ADaD and kicked it in an alley as they talk about upcoming projects. Stay tuned for a sixteen at the end.

Audio: Punchline - Use Your Head (prod. by 6th Sense)



The homie 6th linked up with the legendary Punchline for this smooth, flawless track.

Audio: Gil Scott-Heron - I'm New Here Stream



A week before its release Gil Scott threw up a stream of his new album I'm New Here. Beautiful! It officially drops February 8th.

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Video: U-N-I & Ro Blvd. - A Love Supreme 2.0 Trailer



U-N-I and Ro Blvd. are re-releasing A Love Supreme with an accompanying DVD, some bonus tracks and some re-worked songs from the original. Cop when it drops March 9th.