Experiments are good for hip-hop. Sometimes the success is in the attempt.
Wonderful lyricism from the underexposed hip-hop scene... Sound sadly familiar?
Whereas most indie hip-hop releases have the kind of limp-wristed beats that just wash through your ears like musical Calgon, every beat on this album hits your cerebral cortex like a brillo pad. This is as fine a rap album as you'll hear all year.
Cacophonies and Heavenly Choruses: A Cure for the Classical Blues
Paul Theroux's 'Deep South' Takes Us Inside America's Third World
Love Is a Battleworld in 'Secret Wars: Secret Love #1'
The Faces: 1970-1975: You Can Make Me Dance, Sing, or Anything
William Parker: For Those Who Are, Still
Riverside: Love, Fear and the Time Machine
Iron Maiden: The Book of Souls
Noah Gundersen: Carry the Ghost
""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney