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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Dibia$e – Skullcrack

This video is sick.  My man Dibiase is a beast on the beats and now he has the video to match.  This *ish is bananas!  I don’t smoke and Skullcrack gave me a contact high from just watching it.  Today…

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Black Milk – Album Of The Year

I don’t have to say much about this album… I really don’t.  The title and the music speaks loud enough for it.  I bought Album Of The Year at Fat Beats, dropped it in the CD player on the way home,…

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B+C Radio: Summer’s End

B+C Radio: Summer’s End

Episode 005: Summer’s End Mr. DJ Sean O. has blessed us with a dope episode for Beats+Crates Radio.  This episode is jammed pack with everyone from the Lootpack to Devonwho.  Summer’s End has a real chill lounge vibe, but retains…

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Maybe She’ll Dream Of Me…

The Foreign Exchange should have won the Grammy for Daykeeper.  Period, full-stop.  Well, Phonte & Nicolay return this fall with an opportunity for voting members to right this wrong, in the form of their third studio album Authenticity.  Based on…

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Noa James – Beautiful Darkness

Real talk… Don’t sleep on the I.E.!  They are coming for you and they’ve unleashed the beast Noa James with Beautiful Darkness.  He’s Coming and the title track Beautiful Darkness bring this dark murky feeling, and then Noa James breaks…

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Trek Life – Everything Changed Nothing

My man Trek Life is not playing.  This is the Year of the Trek, and with his latest album, Everything Changed Nothing, there is no questions about that.  I heard So Supreme from ESPN, and a few other tracks here…

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Bonjay – Stumble

Bonjay had me at the first siren.  A lot of bass & a lot of soul are mixed up with dancehall rhythms and indie electronic sounds to get the sound that will be featured on Broughtupsy, the full-length release from…

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