Monthly Archives: March 2011

“Iron” – Woodkid (video)

Jay-Z called, he wants the “On to the Next One” vid back. Kanye called, he wants his taiko drums and general bombast back. Kidding aside, Woodkid’s “Iron” is fantastic, booming music for impending battle, whether you’re tackling an essay or … Continue reading

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The Round Up (3/30/11)

In my ongoing attempts to bring you music that I love, The Round Up is going to provide a weekly window into the new (and occasionally not so new) songs that are the populating my playlists. Expect it every Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Beautiful music for you to die to

Take my favorite song on one of my favorite albums of all time. Chop and screw it. Watch me not play anything else for an entire night. I think DJ Khop could have even slowed this one down a bit … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Cracker Presents: Soulfunk N Swag

Though he’s jumped from YML to the greener pastures of Tumblr, our main man Rajib is still killin the game like Flavor Flav when he convinced VH1 to give him his own reality show that paid him in more than … Continue reading

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We are all wayfaring strangers

“Wayfaring Stranger (Burial Remix)” – Jamie Woon The original “Wayfaring Stranger” and the above remix were released in 2007, back around the time that I first discovered Burial. I first heard of Woon this Fall and I heard this song … Continue reading

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Review Session: W.A.R. by Pharoahe Monch

Another new feature for our fearless readers. In collaboration with my people in the Columbia University Society of Hip-Hop, I’m going to be bringing you quick weekly reviews of notable, new releases. A few thoughts on the release and an … Continue reading

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Body the Beat

That boy Nick Heller good. Real good. Watch his moves, his watch and his jewels. Latest video for “Body the Beat” by maticulous ft. R.A. the Rugged Man, Ruste Juxx, and Rock of Heltah Skeltah. Kick drum casualties.

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