Posted: March 30, 2010 Filed under: MP3 | Tags: Clinton Sparks, DJ Snake, Drake
Clinton Sparks protege DJ Snake gives Drake a hard-edged electro tinge on his remix of “Over.” Listen here.
Posted: March 30, 2010 Filed under: Video | Tags: 9th Prince, Wu-Tang Clan
9th Prince is probably a member of the Wu-Tang Clan extended family you haven’t heard from in a while, but this is a shame. The Killarmy founding member seems set to change all this with his forthcoming release, Revenge of the 9th Prince (Wu Music Group). Watch the video for “Snatching Pocketbooks” below.
Posted: March 24, 2010 Filed under: Mixtapes | Tags: Asher Roth
What’s up with MC’s who make great mixtapes and terrible albums? Is it the major label pressure? Do they shoot their wad in between studio time? Or is it just the freedom from commercial and financial constraints? Whatever the reason, Asher Roth has done it again on the mixtape front. See what I’m talking about and download it here.
Posted: March 23, 2010 Filed under: Mixtapes | Tags: Killer Reese One, Troublemaker
New mixtape from Killer Reese One and Troublemaker that they describe as “a concise study in Westcoastsynthesizerbeachbumgangstermusic.” Only one way to find out what that is. Download here.
Posted: March 16, 2010 Filed under: MP3 | Tags: CHLLNGR, The XX
Electronic producer CHLLNGR remixes The XX’s “Islands” here – this ain’t the version you’re gonna hear on Grey’s Anatomy (and trust me, you’ll hear The XX on Grey’s. Don’t ask me how I know).
Posted: March 16, 2010 Filed under: MP3 | Tags: Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
Off of his forthcoming album for 4AD, Ariel Pink offers up “Round and Round,” a solid-gold 1970s soft-rocker. Enjoy it here.
Posted: March 16, 2010 Filed under: Mixtapes | Tags: Consequence
Consequence, one of the most underrated rappers (and Q-Tip’s cousin), has a new mixtape, Movies on Demand, available for free download at his website. This is just a tease for his forthcoming LP, Cons TV, but there are enough guests and quality beats and rhymes to keep you satisfied.