Azizi Gibson x Jeremiah Jae – Ignorant Prayers

Ignorant Prayers is the injection hip-hop needs. These beats are ridiculous. Jeremiah Jae is a monster at this production shit. When I was listening to Ignorant Prayers and thinking, “what will Gibson not say?” I am grossly attracted to this album and…

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EL PREZ – Leadersh!t

EL PREZ – Leadersh!t

I can’t explain Leadersh!t like EL PREZ. The concept is motivating, the music is dope, and EL PREZ keeps bringing it. Really get down with this Leadsh!t movement or you’ll just be another follower. Support my dude EL PREZ and buy a…

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House Shoes – LET IT GO

House Shoes – LET IT GO

This is truly the album everyone from Detroit to L.A. has been waiting for. House Shoes is either a marketing genius or he’s winging it, but he has built a huge following that’s been asking for this album. House Shoes dropped…

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Kone – Legend Days

Kone – Legend Days

My man KONE is hard at work on the beats.  He’s dropped a Starship 27 bonus track called Funk 3482 featuring SelfSay on Insect Records, and now Legend Days. Last week he was out performing at BOOMBOX and selling shirts and CD’s.…

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Open Mike Eagle – Universe Man

This video is hypnotizing! I’m not sure if it’s the animation or that I’m an Open Mike Eagle fan, but I’m sure you’ll dig it. Check out Open Mike Eagle – 4NML HSPTL on iTunes. BIG shout out to Nick…

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B+C Radio: Summer

B+C Radio: Summer

Episode 009: Summer Just when you thought your week couldn’t get any better Beats+Crates Radio slaps you in the face with a new episode mixed by my brother Val The Vandle. He’s bringing some heat on Summer to get you…

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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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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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Kone – The Tractatus

Listening to Kone’s The Tractatus is like reading a good essay or book. Not sure if it’s the little bits of narratives injected in between tracks, or because it’s instrumental music with an organic flow to it. Either way, you…

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