Wednesday, November 9 2011
Roots Manuva uses the opportunity of a new album to fly in directions he's never even hinted at.
Thursday, August 4 2011
Like Talib Kweli's Gutter Rainbows, Wiley's 100% Publishing suffers only from a sense of confounding self-consciousness. He went independent to "make the songs I like to make", and made songs nearly identical to those a label would have requested.
Sunday, May 22 2011
Throughout GOB, Dels's fearlessness comes through; he doesn't soften his words or his beats with easy hooks.
Tuesday, October 7 2008
If being musically adventurous, purposefully annoying, and mildly funny meant a great album, the second collaboration 'tween Switzerland's Stade and the UK's Stephen Henry would be a tour de force.