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Tuesday, February 22 2011

Beans: End It All

End It All is more like a new mixtape than a new proper album, a collection of songs that just had to find their way to public consumption.

Thursday, June 8 2006

Beans: Only

Like many previous attempts to mine similar territory, this meeting between Beans' avant-garde hip-hop and William Parker and Hamid Drake's avant-garde jazz is not the groundbreaking mash-up that it aspires to be.

Sunday, March 13 2005

Beans: Shock City Maverick

Beans' second solo effort is an improvement on his debut, but still patchy. You also get the feeling that the main reason he's in a field by himself is that no other MC wants to share it with him.

Wednesday, March 19 2003

Beans: Tomorrow Right Now

Thursday, June 14 2001

Beans: Crane Wars

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