Sneaker Pimps This FRIDAY! 5/1

If you spend more on sneakers than rent or haven’t been to a packed out hip hop show in a long time, this is for you. Sneaker Pimps is the largest sneaker show, and this year it has a gang…

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The Root Down 4/30

I haven’t been to the Root Down in a long time. I think I’ma hit this one up. This Thursday DJ Rhettmatic & Buff 1 are going to be rockin the house. FYI starting MAY 7th the Root Down will…

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NIght Life @ Echoplex 5/8

Stuff to do in LA is always a good time so check this event out: The World Famous Beat Junkies and special guest Pete Rock at the Echoplex! If you’ve been living under a rock and don’t know who any…

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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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Record Store Day!

April 18th – I was checkin out some of my favorite record labels and started seeing “Record Store Day,” and wondered what it was all about. I started doing my homework, and it lead me from FatBeats site to Record…

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