Interviews

INTERVIEW: Suhnraw

We caught up with the Filipino maestro Suhnraw a few days after his new release Slaps came out. When did you start making beats? Around February 2011 is when I started. What sort of music did you listen to growing up? A lot of different types man…90’s hip hop and R&B..my dad used to bump …

Reviews

Review: God Save The King (Proper English Version) - Copywrite

We reviewed Copywrite’s God Save The King (Proper English Version). We’ve seen a lot of hype surrounding UK artists in the US of late so it’s always refreshing to hear a US hip hop album featuring an all star cast of rappers from both sides of the Atlantic. Ohio’s own Copywrite doesn’t fail to disappoint …

Hip Hop

Jonwayne & Jeremiah Jae – Cassette

Rumours that record labels would be dropping CD releases shocked me somewhat as I thought it was a bit premature. After all, CDs aren’t exactly archaic and I’d rather have a physical copy than lose a digital copy for god knows how many reasons. Clearly none of this seemed to worry Jonwayne as he put …

Hip Hop Instrumental Hip Hop

Ohbliv - New Black Renaissance (Side B)

Ohbliv ushers in a New Black Renaissance with his new EP. Hailing from Richmond, VA, ohbliv released New Black Renaissance (Side B) the companion part to Side A. Tagged as dirty soul hop, we can certainly see why. It’s offbeat, quirky and dusty as hell (in an audible way) and just the way we like it. If …

Music

ONE TO WATCH - Nubbz

Dutch producer Nubbz is our One To Watch. I’ve been following Nubbz on Twitter for a while and I was aware of his talent but then he sent me a Youtube link to a Childish Gambino remix he did and I was blown away. He’s from the Netherlands and definitely somebody to look out for. …

Hip Hop

Oh No - Dues N Dont's ft. Jose James and Phife Dawg

Before Oh No’s forthcoming album Ohnomite comes out, here’s a taste of the sort of things you can expect. Featuring Jose James and ATCQ’s Phife Dawg, Dues N Dont’s is something for the summer. Ohnomite comes out on 5th June on Stones Throw but in the meantime, play the YouTube video below to hear the track and let us …