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Roc Doogie – Paper Scissors

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Roc Paper Scissors by Roc Doogie I’ma be honest, this shit knocks. Check out the Paper Scissors project by Roc Doogie. Then head over to their BandCamp to cop the album and show support.

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.

Get Familiar: Protoman

Get Familiar: Protoman

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Meet Protoman, one of Florida’s chronically-slept-on rappers. Steam an exclusive new track from his upcoming album.

Artist Interview: Peyote (Minneapolis)

Artist Interview: Peyote (Minneapolis)

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Mexican-break artist and illustrator Peyote tells us about his art and his relationship with hip hop.

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.

Get Familiar: Culture Cry Wolf

Get Familiar: Culture Cry Wolf

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Culture Cry Wolf is one of Minneapolis’ best-kept secrets. Landing somewhere between a live hip hop band and a funk/reggae/ska group, their music is without a doubt something you need to hear.