By Quentin B. Huff
A return to the mic nine years in the making, a hip-hop supergroup of sorts, and Tom Waits beatboxing: this year's top-shelf hip-hop is equal parts anticipation, teamwork, and wha?!
Kuedo: Slow Knife
Drugdealer: The End of Comedy
Kelly Lee Owens: Oleic EP
There Is Something for Both Board Gamers and Video Gamers in 'Mechs vs. Minions'
Solange: A Seat at the Table
The Radio Dept.: Running Out of Love
'Land of Fish and Rice' and Elegantly Subtle Cuisine
"The best of this stuff'll kill you.