Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
The Best Hip-Hop of 2013
9 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
Jewel running, megalomania, acid rap, and sasquatches -- hip-hop continues to surprise in 2013.
The Best Hopes to Break Out in 2012
1 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
The year ahead looks to be an exciting one with the emergence of wealth of great new music waiting in the wings. Will Alabama Shakes be the toast of 2012? Will 2012 be a banner year for forward-thinking hip-hop and R&B? And let's not forget all the great new bands expected to break big in 2012.
Danny Brown: Old
9 Oct 2013 // 8:05 PM
The protean image we get of Brown on Old is best when the complications of identity clash with complications of sound and fit into fascinatingly confining structures.
House Shoes: Let It Go
13 Aug 2012 // 5:04 PM
One of the better hip-hop releases of this year: good, unfussy beats that don't have to blow your speakers to blow your mind.