The Process: Kone

I got the opportunity to sit down with a super dope guy, producer, DJ, and good friend Kone to talk about his beat making process. I always wonder how other creatives come up with what they make, and the space they make…

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IV SB –  Acquired Taste

IV SB – Acquired Taste

Creatives have an internal need to get ideas out of their heads and into the world. Sometimes it’s just something jotted on a napkin, a quick tune recorded, or a snap with your phone. Sometimes you dig it and sometimes…

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L’Orange – The End (feat. Billy Woods)

 I’m going to honest with you on this one. Man I was a little scared watching L’Orange’s The End video in the dark. No BS, but I couldn’t help myself to watch it again. The ghostly looking figures with glowing eyes……

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RAWS ​- Three (various artists)

“RAWS is an intimate party held in a small club in Tokyo, where underground beatheads unite. After a live performance by a jazz band which gets recorded, the beatmakers have an hour to chop up the freshly recorded sample, flip…

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Oddisee – People Hear What They See

Oddisee – People Hear What They See

I don’t know why it took me so long to write about my man Oddisee’s latest album, People Hear What They See. Oh yeah too busy listening to it. People- I want to tell you the music is out there.…

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Trek Life – Hometown Foreigner

Trek Life – Hometown Foreigner

Trek Life and Duke Westlake worked hard on Hometown Foreigner. You can really see this is a personal album where Trek had to get a few things off his chest. The title Hometown Foreigner says it all. The album is upbeat with a…

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Pistol McFly & VerBS – Nuff Said

Can you say hell yeah?!? That cat Verbs connects with the right folks when it comes to his projects. Pistol McFly and L!STED, what’s next? Nuff Said is a collection of track, but sounds like it was a project meant to be.…

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Fresh Daily – The Brooklyn Good Guy

Let me start off by saying, everyone needs a Fresh Daily track or album in their collection. I would even go as far as to say his music needs to be a staple in your collection. You know you’re not going to…

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Hawdwerk – The Graveyard Shift

Anything called The Graveyard Shift is a horror movie or someone’s putting in all-nighters and working hard. If you haven’t figured it out yet, it’s the 2nd one. Hawdwerk has been putting in hard work, and I think it’s about…

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