Music

Thanksgiving Feast: 10 Hungry Grind Time Battlers

Thanksgiving Feast: 10 Hungry Grind Time Battlers

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

You think you know Grind Time battles? Check out 10 of the hungriest rappers making their way through the circuit.

You Need This Music: Donny Goines, Elite, Murs, Locksmith, Ski Beatz, Blu, Tanya Morgan

You Need This Music: Wax, KRS-One, Final Outlaw, Chris Faust, Notes To Self

Monday, November 21st, 2011

Brand new stuff from Big WAX, KRS-One, Final Outlaw, and more.

You Need This Music: Donny Goines, Elite, Murs, Locksmith, Ski Beatz, Blu, Tanya Morgan

You Need This Music: Donny Goines, Elite, Murs, Locksmith, Ski Beatz, Blu, Tanya Morgan

Monday, November 14th, 2011

New cuts from MURS, Blu, plus the return of Tanya Morgan (as a duo).

Culture Cry Wolf: An Experiment in Awesome

Culture Cry Wolf: An Experiment in Awesome

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

In this extended Get Familiar interview, we chat with Minneapolis-based group Culture Cry Wolf about their new album, Dia de los Muertos.

Out This Week: Torae, Rapper Big Pooh, Danny Brown and Black Milk, MED, Brotha Lynch Hung, Culture Cry Wolf

Out This Week: Torae, Rapper Big Pooh, Danny Brown and Black Milk, MED, Brotha Lynch Hung, Culture Cry Wolf

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

A giant list of new albums worth grabbing. From the gritty lines of Torae and Danny Brown to Minneapolis’ Culture Cry Wolf.

You Need This Music: Bumpy Knuckles, DJ Premier, XV, Willie Green, Emilio Rojas, J57

You Need This Music: Bumpy Knuckles, DJ Premier, XV, Willie Green, Emilio Rojas, J57

Monday, October 31st, 2011

New cuts from Bumpy Knuckles and Premo, XV, Willie Green and more.

You Need This Music: Nas, Jelani, Planet Asia, G_Force, QuESt, Doomtree

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

New visuals from Nasty Nas, music from Jelani and Planet Asia plus a brand new single from Doomtree.

Transformations: An Interview with MURS

Transformations: An Interview with MURS

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

MURS talks about his new record with Ski Beatz, touring, cutting his dreads and what keeps him motivated to work so damn hard.

Out This Week: MURS and Ski Beatz, tabi Bonney, Away Team, People Under The Stairs, blctxt contxt, RJD2 and Aaron Livingston

Out This Week: MURS and Ski Beatz, tabi Bonney, Away Team, People Under The Stairs, blctxt contxt, RJD2 and Aaron Livingston

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

A number of new releases from big names like MURS and Ski Beatz, Away Team, People Under The Stairs and more.

You Need This Music: Blu, Evidence, Dessa, Random Axe, Roc Marciano, Eligh, Amp Live

You Need This Music: Tribe & Big Cats!, Smoke DZA, Common, Statik Selektah, Kids These Days, Ro Spit

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Fresh music from Minneapolis group Tribe & big Cats!, Smoke DZA, Chicago’s Kids These Days and more.