Shirley – faruhdey

SOURCE: SUBMISSION faruhdey shares his nine-track EP, Shirley, inspired by his late grandmother. Entirely produced in the days following her transition, Shirley is filled with somber boom-bap tracks that’ll inspire reflection from its listener while additionally showcasing faruhdey’s unique repertoire of samples. “It attempts to present raw, honest, and emotional instrumentals that capture my recent, difficult time dealing with the … Continue reading

Tim Westwood Releases Ol’ Dirty Bastard Freestyle From 1995

SOURCE: XXL A 12 minute freestyle from the late great Ol’ Dirty Bastard is always fun to hear, especially when it’s been hidden for just over 20 years. Tim Westwood has been putting out old freestyle from artists featured on his show, a Throwback Thursday series. 12 minutes, a variety of instrumentals, and Big Baby … Continue reading

ZHU Releases New Single and Announces Neon City Tour

SOURCE: ZHU The mysterious ZHU just dropped some news: a new single and his first headlining North American tour, which he brings along Gallant. The way he announces the tour is in an unusual fashion, someone asking for tickets over the phone with not much knowledge about the artist himself. His new single, “In the … Continue reading

Code Red – Ground Up

SOURCE: GROUNDUP Ground Up has been forming their craft for years. From the music to their shows to videos and even the merchandise, they’ve created unique pieces of work. The group dropped the visuals for “Code Red” off Seventeen Eleven and it’s continuing their streak of fascinating videos. Be sure to check them at SXSW … Continue reading

Deadpool Spoofs Kanye West’s SNL Rant

SOURCE: BILLBOARD Before Kanye West‘s performance on SNL last Saturday, Kanye West yelled at SNL’s crew for changing part of his set right before the performance. Filled with exaggerated comparisons and undeniable anger, it solidified itself as one of Ye’s most emotional rants to date. Today, Deadpool released a spoof of the rant, comparing himself to … Continue reading

Out of Many…One: The Life Of Pablo

BUZZ*WORDS: Schizophrenic, Honest, Pornographic, Religious, Glorious Right around the time Kanye’s sixth solo album was due to come out, the musical trailblazer and Chicago native said that his biggest inspiration for his new work was an obscenely expensive Le Corbusier lamp. Kanye claimed that it was a fascinating piece of furniture because when it was … Continue reading

Patience (Feat. Antwon) – Wiki

SOURCE: LETTERRACER Wiki has been on a roll since the release of Lil Me. From videos to shows to interviews/podcasts, he hasn’t stopped. For the latest video release it’s the Antwon assisted “Patience”. The video takes you on a joy ride through the city and both Antwon and Wiki rapping in an alley way and … Continue reading

Bojutsu – Bass Craft & Kris Cayden

SOURCE: BASSCRAFT It’s been quite a long time since we last heard an original from Bass Craft. For this latest release, “Bojutsu” he links up with Kris Cayden for a dubstep-turned-trap banger. By banger, I meant a huge melt your face off track. Be sure to check back in the future for more releases from … Continue reading