Micky Digital goes Analog

Cy Young, who’s part of Backpackers Anonymous Music Group gave us the low down about  BPA’s affiliate, Ivy League GFX teaming up with 18-year-old North Carolina MC, Micky Digital (aka Kino) on the mixtape  “Analog.”  Micky Digital’s lyrics flow seamlessly…

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IllSkilz shares Raw Beats

I got an email a while back from this cat called IllSkilz in the Netherlands with a link to download some tracks. He let me know they were works in progress and to just give it a listen. I assumed…

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Draft – Forever Yung

I’ve been rockin “Forever Yung” for a few days trying to think who Draft sounds like, or someone to compare him to. No luck because this cat is in a class of his own. The closest person I can compare…

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fLako x Noir – Pearls

If Flying Lotus and Digable Planets did a collabo it would sound like this. No joke. fLako and Noir team up to bring you a a funky soulful, electro, sound with “Pearls.” This is only an EP and if they’re…

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Pheo – Word To Your Blogger

From the cover of the mixtape (that’s a take on Al Green’s “Greatest Hits” cover) to the jazzy beats, “Word To Your Blogger” is that kick back chill party everyone needs to go to. Pheo’s mixtape is a throw back…

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Yu – Before Taxes

2 words fo you…heavy rotation! I was fired up after learning about the DMV area, and what kinda music was comin outta there. I had Diamond District in heavy rotation until YU popped off wit “Before Taxes.” I was playing…

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Attack of THE DEER

I Don’t Sleep…I was cruisin around the HVW8’s site to see what’s new with them. I was doing some mad reading and scoping out some paintings they had posted. Then I ran across this crazy cover with a deer on…

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