Algorythm – Kicks & Snares Vol.1

I was doing my regular reading on FLWRPT.com and was rockin the new Flipped (v8.0), then I started to check the older post. I ran across the title “Sidenote: Kicks & Snares Vol.1,” read it, downloaded it, and rocked that…

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J. Bizness – Reason Beats & Pieces

Everyone knows I love rep’n Riverside/Inland Empire when I can, but when I find an artist that’s from the I.E. it’s on! I was doing some blog reading and ran across this candy-like cover and didn’t think much of it.…

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Dom Kennedy – 25th Hour

Dom Kennedy…download it! Dom Kennedy’s clever lyrics on “25th Hour” reminded me of the Pharcyde’s Bizarre Ride II. The beats and selected tacks that DJ Qwess mixes together have a laid back feel to match Dom’s lyrical style. “Sorry Cube…

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Patrolling the streets with StreetMedia

StreetMedia is a banger. I took too long to write about them, and got overwhelmed with trying to get content out that I didn’t take the time to fully listen to them like I should have. These cats have smooth…

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Diamond District – In The Ruff

I’m not sure how to put it, but can I be real wit you for a moment. Hip hop never dies, it just gets slept on…even by true hip hop heads. With that said, Diamond District is wakin asses up…

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TAIS X URB Mixcast

TAIS is at it again. Bringin good vibes to yo ear. TAIS Teams up with Jae Synth and URB magazine to make a mixcast that is bangin. It’s got TAIS, Q-Tip, Flying Louts, and PPP just to name a few…

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Frontier – Hearing in Kolor II

Doing some blog reading when the “Hearing Kolor II” title caught my eye. Soon after downloading it, the tunes caught my ear. Frontier brings an eclectic sound of color to your ears. He brings everything from a cinematic space-age to…

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Inland Empire is Bringin it!

For those who missed out on the show at SPACE 15TWENTY, it was dope. It made you say UHH, Dope, Fresh, Ill, and everyone was rockin NameBrand! There were lots of performers, but let me just tell you about the…

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