Wednesday, December 8 2010
No one could begrudge him his taste for booty pop and getting “funky fresh", but Lyrics Born’s genre rigor fosters a regrettable lack of imagination.
Wednesday, April 14 2010
Filipino diva and frequent contributor to Lyrics Born records takes a nostalgic, R&B stab at her own LP.
Monday, November 16 2009
Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.
Monday, November 2 2009
Deftly incorporates a multitude of rhythmic structures and vocal styles that are distinctly Middle Eastern, hip-hop, or, as the case may be, both.
Thursday, May 15 2008
Tom Shimura's second solo LP is hip-hop soul food, as funky as you wanna be.
Tuesday, January 9 2007
I would rather that Lyrics Born just knuckled down and gave us another studio album, for chrissake.
Tuesday, April 19 2005
Don't let the title fool you. While the material here is largely based on tracks from LB's debut Later That Day, it isn't the same shit. This is a 70s funk party -- hip hop by way of the Dramatics -- and it rocks harder than LTD in almost every way. It truly is a different day -- and a much better day by the sound of it.