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Alexander Spit – Hella (Nima Fadavi Remix)

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

We’ve got another aboveGround exclusive for all you true hip-hop heads! This is the official drop for the Nima Fadavi remix of Alexander Spit’s track “Hella” off his latest album Until Next Summer (download here for free). Described as a “20-something year old San Franciscan with stale cigarette breath, a faded vintage tee and ex-girlfriend […]

Jake Greene and aboveGround Magazine Present: The Summer 2010 Mix

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Inspired by good weather, good music & help from my friends at Coors Brewing Company, the decision was made to create and share a mix of good hip hop to help your summer. Crack a beer, put it in the whip, take it wherever, just not those two things together. Download and share with all […]

Coolzey – Uh Huh [Prod. Alex Newman of Giant Panda]

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

Coolzey comes forth with the second drop from his per-week project, He’s the DJ, I’m the Rapper. This time we’ve got music done up by Alex Newman of Giant Panda, and some more visuals to go with it. Check it out, and once again DO NOT SLEEP ON THIS. Download: Coolzey – Uh Huh [youtube]AFRX16elqQM[/youtube]

Mike Faceless – Service (With a Smile)

Monday, April 19th, 2010

We got another exclusive joint, this time from the homie Mike Faceless. This jawn is from back in ’02 he says. Previously unreleased cut, Johnny 5 on the beat. Check out the heat. Download/Stream: Mike Faceless – Service (With a Smile)

The Let Go - Morning Comes (Album Art)

The Let Go – Sneak ft. Eyedea

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Our homies from The Let Go hooked up this exclusive track feature Eyedea of the Rhymesayers family. Dope joint off of their Morning Comes disc which you can still cop on pre-order status from their website. Check it out. Download: The Let Go – Sneak ft. Eyedea

The Let Go Group Photo (Soulcrate Music)

The Let Go – Rugged Road ft. Soulcrate Music

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Captain Midnight, MC Type and Kublakai from Seattle’s The Let Go team up with our good friends from South Dakota, Soulcrate Music on this dope track. This joint is an early cut from their new album, Morning Comes. Pre-order the album from their Blogspot page, and you’ll get the MP3 tracks right now! This collaboration […]

[EXCLUSIVE] Lateef Dameer – Lost and Found

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Lateef Dameer put together a project of his instrumentals, remixes and even some raps as an exclusive release for aboveGround Magazine. Take this as a showcase of his abilities with a clear and concise message. The New York City-based producer and MC is humble and hard-working, something of a testament to the work ethic of […]

Best Kept Fresh Volume 1

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

aboveGround Magazine and Pwelbs.com are proud to present the very first installment of our monthly recap series: Best Kept Fresh. We’ll highlight our top picks for tracks released each month, bundle them up, add some fresh art and give our readers something to bump all month long. In our October 2009 edition we’ve wrapped up […]

[EXCLUSIVE] Imperfekt – An Imperfekt EP

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Our first exclusive release, this is a compilation of six previously unreleased tracks from Iowa MC Imperfekt. Check out the interview that we did with Imperfekt for more information about him. Download An Imperfekt EP [audio:http://abovegroundmagazine.com/music/02 No Problem.mp3] 1. You Down With Mic Hand? 2. No Problem w/ Colorless (The Other Elements) 3. Imp Overload(Live) […]