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New music round up: familiar sounds, familiar faces

“Michael Knight” by Curren$y (prod. Ski Beatz) Prior to hearing “Michael Knight” last week, I’d paid little attention to Curren$y (no hate, I just never really got around to it). I’ve yet to peep the rest of his catalogue, but … Continue reading

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Well Great Scott! Is he a thief? It seems like he has a mouth full of gold teeth

“Goodie Bag” – Goodie Mob “Goodie Bag” has appeared on You Must Learn recently, but it’s been at the top of the rotation lately and so it warrants a bit of discussion. I’m sitting here writing this and having tremendous … Continue reading

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On Idiosyncrasy, Part 2: a model in action

Listening to Skipp Coon and Mr. Nick has prompted me to follow up my previous pieces in the series (here, regarding Yelawolf, and here, regarding Rob Roy). Peep “drift,” “angels & demons” and “when i grow up” from Skipp and … Continue reading

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Freedom in the kick, snare, and the sample

In the midst of bumping Sir Lucious Left Foot and that “Pursuit of Happiness” remix nonstop, I’ve been hipped to a little EP that is smashing its way into the rotation. Sophomore Slump Vol. 1: Independent’s Day by Skipp Coon … Continue reading

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“I Brought It Here” – Backbone ft. 4-Ize

I’m not usually one to throw the spotlight on the new music you can find on any number of Hip-Hop aggregators (for the record, this was spotted at the Smoking Section), but, given the recent light being shed on under-recognized … Continue reading

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For the forgotten

But nothing somber, baby. Just bringing you some jams from the early/mid 90s with which you’re probably unfamiliar. The theme of this post is, unintentionally, artists from Atlanta. First on the docket is “Van Full of Pakistans (Spearhead X Mix)” … Continue reading

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