Archive for August, 2012

Video: MellowHype – “La Bonita”

Featuring nuns with guns, women (and Hodgy Beats) in Dia de los Muertos make up, plenty of smoking and drinking, and one very frightened monkey, the clip for MellowHype’s “La Bonita” gives a slick black and... Read more »

Video: 2 Chainz ft. Kanye West – “Birthday Song” (NSFW)

“All I want for my birthday is a big booty ho,” raps 2 Chainz on his track aptly titled, “Birthday Song.” Plenty of big booties and other ridiculous shit going on in this new video, which... Read more »

Interview: Rockie Fresh Talks Maybach Music Deal, Chicago Hip-Hop, and His Upcoming Mixtape

It’s weird how things work out sometimes. When we first heard Rockie Fresh, it was back in 2010. He had a track sampling the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and even more surprising: Rich Hil was singing... Read more »

Video: Brother Ali – “Mourning In America”

Never one to shy away from controversial or polarizing topics, the big Brother Ali drops this new video for his track, “Mourning In America.” It is clearly a politically-charged record and set of visuals, and they... Read more »

Ariez Onasis ft. Wiz Khalifa & Planet VI – “No Limit”

Worcester, MA emcee Ariez Onasis just dropped off this new track from his forthcoming The Heartbreak Kid project, which is slated for a September release. “No Limit” features Wiz Khalifa, Planet VI and production by J.... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire and The Strokes Play Basketball

It’s weird to imagine Win Butler playing basketball, but the Arcade Fire frontman actually played in high school and he’s not bad for a rock star. He’ll soon hit up the court again for the second... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar’s “good kid, m.A.A.d. city” Pushed Back Until October 22nd

What do you expect from a guy that came up under Dr. Dre? Thankfully the push-back is a minor one, but instead of October 2nd we’ll have to wait 20 more days to get Kendrick Lamar‘s... Read more »

Album: Conner Youngblood – “Sketches Pt. 2″

Singer and multi-instrumentalist Conner Youngblood follows up Sketches Pt. 1 with a second installation. We’ve heard a few of these songs, including the standouts “A Summer Song” and “The Warpath,” and he’s included those in the... Read more »

We Mashed Up Danny Brown With TNGHT

When we first heard TNGHT‘s excellent EP, one of our first thoughts was, “This would sound crazy with a rapper over it.” But what rapper could handle these massive, unrelenting productions? Danny Brown. Danny’s got one... Read more »

Video: Praything – “The Fetter”

Praything’s Her Skin Caught The Glow EP captures a dramatic dreariness that’s hard to pinpoint. There’s a strange spot between sweet and sad, claiming its own territory on the border of bittersweet, and this is where... Read more »