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June 18, 2013


Ratchet. Album coming soon.

Elbee Thrie – 53,000 [Album]

June 12, 2013


Check out the solo mixtape of Elbee Thrie (of Phony Ppl fame).

Chance The Rapper x Nosaj Thing – Paranoia (song)

May 7, 2013


The Songs from Scratch series from Yours Truly gets artist collaborating who otherwise may never work together. The most recent release is from Nosaj Thing and Chance The Rapper. It was actually featured on Chance’s recent mixtape. Nosaj Thing is one of the best electronic musicians I’ve recently been introduced to. Chance is the same […]

Flying Lotus – Layer 3 (Video)

May 6, 2013


Last night I went to the Flying Lotus show for Red Bull Music Academy at Terminal 5 in New York City. I’ve been to a lot of amazing shows so far in 2013, but this may have been the best. One of the most impressive parts were the visuals. They were probably the best I’ve […]

Iamani I. Ameni

April 30, 2013


[youtube] Last September I shared a little bit about a project happening at Stanford to support musicians at the university. Iamani I Ameni is a talented reggae artist coming out of this program. Check out the video above to hear his authentic sound as well as some story telling illustrating his inspiration.

Battle Rap Histories of Epic Science

April 12, 2013


I had a lot of amazing professors when I was a Stanford Human Biology major, but one of the most memorable educators I had was a TA named Tom McFadden. Tom made science covers of rap songs we all loved. After teaching my classmates and I, Tom got a Fulbright Scholarship and headed down to […]

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines ft. T.I. & Pharrell (Video)

March 22, 2013


[youtube!] Benja and I went and saw Robin Thicke open for Beyonce back in like 2007 or something crazy… I gotta say that was the high point of Thicke for me. But maybe this video is the signal of more good stuff to come?

J. Cole – Power Trip ft. Miguel (Song)

February 14, 2013


[youtube] This is the best Valentine’s gift a girl could ask for! (Apologies to mi novio). I’d like to say that I’ve had dreams of these two collaborating again, but to be honest I haven’t. You know why? Because it’s too good to even imagine! But it’s real life! Enjoy, enjoy, enjoy.

The Underachievers – The Madhi (Video)

January 29, 2013


I’m just gonna say it. I think The Underachievers are the best new artists in Hip Hop. They’re signed to Flying Lotus’ label, Brainfeeder, and their debut album, INDIGOISM is gonna drop on Friday. FINALLY.

Want to Win a Chance to Talk Shop with Russell Simmons?

January 23, 2013


What would you give to get a chance to talk shop with Russell Simmons for a day? How about a donation towards rebuilding one of the coastal areas hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy? If you said yes, Omaze and Architecture for Humanity want to see you put your money where your mouth is. In order […]