Hip Hop Columns

Get Familiar: Braille

Get Familiar: Braille

Friday, October 21st, 2011

One of Portland’s longest-standing MCs, Braille, is fresh off the release of his newest project, Native Lungs.

Get Familiar: Gliffics

Get Familiar: Gliffics

Friday, October 21st, 2011

A true-to-form East-coast spitter, Gliffics is an artist you can’t afford to sleep on.

Get Familair: tabi Bonney

Get Familiar: tabi Bonney

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Washington, DC rapper Tabi Bonney is currently touring the country, sharing the stage with MURS, Ski Beatz and more.

Get Familiar: The Primeridian

Friday, October 7th, 2011

One of Chicago’s most criminally-slept-on groups. The Primeridian, is a group you should get familiar with.

Get Familiar: 810 and The Black Sunn

Get Familiar: 810 and The Black Sunn

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Meet Baltimore duo 810 and The Black Sunn and their new album, UniteDivision.

Get Familiar: SMKA (Super Market Knife Attack)

Get Familiar: SMKA (Super Market Knife Attack)

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Meet the Atlanta-based production crew, SMKA.

Get Familiar: blctxt contxt

Get Familiar: blctxt contxt

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Meet Georgia MC blctxt contxt: From working at OutKast’s (now defunct) Aquemini imprint to grinding it out as an independent artist.

Get Familiar: Customary

Get Familiar: Customary

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Boise MC and beatmaker Customary has his hand in at least four different projects at any one time.

Quick Tips: Three Things to Remember

Quick Tips: Three Things to Remember

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

Willie Green closes up his Pro Logic column with three important reminders for all producers and engineers to bear in mind.

Get Familiar: Jasiri X

Get Familiar: Jasiri X

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Meet Jasiri X, a Pittsburgh rapper who’s responsible for such political tracks as “What if the Tea Party was black?”.