HawdWerk – Call In Sick

HawdWerk – Call In Sick

 Checking my emails late at night like usual, and got one from the good folks at Cov Original Music. That first track, The Real, is a banger. After that I just kept it going. Before I knew it I had…

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BOOMBOX: DIBIA$E Album Release Party

BOOMBOX: DIBIA$E Album Release Party

Come on man, why would you miss this month’s BOOMBOX?! Banging beats by 14KT, Devonwho, Elaquent, Sunclef and the guest host for the evening Mr. Quelle. This is the L.A. beat scene up in here. To top it off it’s…

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Recap: B+C at SXSW 2012

Recap: B+C at SXSW 2012

I can’t tell you how much fun I had at SXSW. For the first time at SXSW I rolled out without a plan, and waiting to embrace the weirdness Austin has to offer. My man Butcher Bear from Insect Records and  Kone scooped me up from…

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Pheo – They Soulection (EP)

Pheo – They Soulection (EP)

Pheo is one of my Hip Hop staples on the iPod. From the Word To Your Blogger mixtape to his latest project, They Soulection (EP), the quality is up there. Pheo also connects with other great artists like the lovely Nikko Gray…

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NickNack – State Machine

NickNack – State Machine

NickNack’s State Machine is a good solid album with an eclectic sound. With a little bit of sampling, scratching, retro sounds, and a funky groove it’s a good mix of tracks that has a good progressive flow. I dig beat…

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EOM – Further

EOM – Further

The good folks at Knock Study/ Knock Steady let me know their good friend EOM, Elements Of Music, dropped an instrumental that I would dig. After listening to some Duke Westlake I figured some good things were coming from that camp.…

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Richard Wright – Open Minded

Richard Wright – Open Minded

The combination of J. Bizness and Richard Wright is like chocolate and peanut butter. You like both separately, but together is some other level sh!t. With all the guest appearances J. Bizness and Richard Wright are reaching for outer space on this one. Open Minded…

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Sinitus Tempo – Journey

Sinitus Tempo – Journey

This is one of the most laid-back chill albums I’ve heard. Sinitus Tempo’s Journey puts me in a hypnotic jazzy trance. Bolivia started off and I immediately envisioned people in a Richard Neutra home with some Eames furniture. Folks are sipping on…

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Boombox: Rhettmatic & House Shoes

Boombox: Rhettmatic & House Shoes

BOOMBOX! April 7th 2012 I don’t think I have to tell you about these two gentlemen who are staples in LA’s music scene. Mr. Rhettmatic has a gang of albums and has collaborated with great folks like Eric Bobo,  Buff1 and has DJ’d…

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