Interview: Black Spade

I’m a long time fan of Black Spade, so it was a really cool to get a chance to chat with him about past projects, stuff he’s working on now, and the future of Black Spade. He put out the…

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Rufio – The Edgewater

My man Haz Solo wised me up on Rufio and his beat tape entitled The Edgewater. Haz is a cool cat and collaborates with folks from all over, so it didn’t surprise me when he said Rufio is from Sacramento.…

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Deca One – Floating World

I got an email from Deca One about his beat tape called Floating World.  The first thing that came to mind is, “this kid must have been high when he thought of the title” … and then I played it.…

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I’ll Take You to the Donut Shop…

When I used to live in Long Beach, Krispy Kreme had the ingenious idea of opening a location adjacent to the East Division station of the LBPD. It’s been a minute since I’ve called Long Beach home, but I’ll bet…

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B. Lewis – Mercury Backburner

The good folks at Moovmnt shot me an email about the recent project they’re sponsoring, B. Lewis’ Mercury Backburner. Every time I check out Moovmnt.com I’m always amazed by the new folks they find right in my own backyard (the West Coast).…

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Leonard Dstroy – Higher Vibrations

If you want to blast off into space on the soul train, Leonard Dstroy’s Higher Vibrations is for you.  The opening track Technical Difficulties had me cranking up the volume.  When I got to Sunset Marquis (the second track) I…

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MWCC: Mozambique West Coast Coalition

Al JaZz teamed up with Spon on Brazillionaires, and now he’s back with MWCC: Mozambique West Coast Coalition.  Teaming up with Dareenzo, & Origimoz they cranked out an instrumental tribute to the west coast.  Now I don’t know what Mozambique’s…

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Addifi – The Green Diner

When folks send in stuff to B+C sometimes it takes a while, and sometimes…it bumps.  Addifi came out of left field with The Green Diner when he got in touch with B+C.  Addifi expressed that he’s a fan of the…

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Jansport J – MoveMeants

It’s here!  Jansport J dropped his instrumental album, MoveMeants today! I suggest you skip reading this and click on download…for reals. For all you hardcore Jansport J fans read on. Conversations….dope track.   And the title says it all.  Holding Back…

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