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Horseshoe Gang Talks Career Goals, Rapper Rules And Slaughterhouse Relationship

Horseshoe Gang Talks Career Goals, Rapper Rules And Slaughterhouse Relationship

The “group” dynamic in Hip Hop is a tricky equation. It’s always been this way, and for good reason. Think about it, you have multiple artists with multiple personalities spending a large majority of their time constantly surrounded by each other. From Wu-Tang to ATCQ, the headaches that come with this territory are just how [...]

July 29, 2015 Matt Whitlock Features, Interviews 0

AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

Music lovers should cop their tickets ASAP for the 2015 AFROPUNK Festival, August 21-23, in Brooklyn, NY. An explosion of art, music and activism, this year’s line-up has a little something for everyone from legendary rockers to fringe artists on the come up. Lauryn Hill, Kelis, Gary Clark Jr., SZA, Suicidal Tendencies, Kelela and Vintage [...]

July 29, 2015 KBB Staff Features 0

N.B.S. Speak On New Album With The Snowgoons

N.B.S. Speak On New Album With The Snowgoons

N.B.S. has been about bars and beats for a while now. And their dedication to hardbody hip hop has taken them all over the world. Their latest project Trapped In America, produced entirely by the Snowgoons just hit stores and should have them collecting passport stamps real soon. Recently the Cambridge natives spoke with theNEHipHop.com [...]

July 17, 2015 KBB Staff Features, Interviews 0

Get Whit It: 7 Artists That Prove Hip Hop Is Alive And Well

Get Whit It: 7 Artists That Prove Hip Hop Is Alive And Well

In this week’s Get Whit It, I aimed to highlight some of the stuff that’s been playing in my headphones throughout the last week. I’ve been in one of my normal “indie modes” recently, so the focus of this one will be just that – slept-on underground artists that you may have/probably have never heard [...]

July 15, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

DON’T SLEEP: “Amy” [SPOILER FREE FILM REVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: “Amy” [SPOILER FREE FILM REVIEW]

The documentary “Amy” is a sobering look at how the trappings of fame and celebrity can affect a young woman and exacerbate the issues she was already wrestling with until they can grow into the demons that ultimately aid in her untimely demise. I’m an Amy Winehouse fan going back to her debut album “Frank” which [...]

July 4, 2015 Dart Adams Features, Reviews, Screen 0

Get Whit It: 5 More Artists You Should Love

Get Whit It: 5 More Artists You Should Love

In this digital age of constant-flowing articles and music drops, it’s nearly impossible for fans to keep up with everything. Hopefully, “Get Whit It” will aid that issue. In this ongoing series, I will be providing a weekly compilation of songs, videos, albums and beyond which I discover. Not all posts will include 100% new [...]

July 3, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

Chance The Rapper Trades Coolness for Greatness on “Surf”

Chance The Rapper Trades Coolness for Greatness on “Surf”

Chance The Rapper’s musical career has been as distinctive as his name. The Chicago-bred emcee skyrocketed to fame following his second public mixtape Acid Rap and his intriguing blend of vocals and rap combined with his avant-garde flow was classified as propelling the next generation of hip-hop sound. Despite his massive publicity including heavy magazine [...]

June 30, 2015 Rachel Leah Reviews, Tunes 0

Get Whit It: New Jams To Get You Through The Work Week

Get Whit It: New Jams To Get You Through The Work Week

In this digital age of constant-flowing articles and music drops, it’s nearly impossible for fans to keep up with everything. Hopefully, “Get Whit It” will aid that issue. In this ongoing series, I will be providing a weekly compilation of songs, videos, albums and beyond which I discover. Not all posts will include 100% new [...]

June 27, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

Get Whit It: 5 Emcees That Need To Be On Your Radar

Get Whit It: 5 Emcees That Need To Be On Your Radar

In this digital age of constant-flowing articles and music drops, it’s nearly impossible for fans to keep up with everything. Hopefully, “Get Whit It” will aid that issue. In this ongoing series, I will be providing a weekly compilation of songs, videos, albums and beyond which I discover. Not all posts will include 100% new [...]

June 21, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

Get Whit It: Remembering Pumpkinhead And Cooling Out To The Sounds Of Leon Bridges, Astro, Pac Div And More

Get Whit It: Remembering Pumpkinhead And Cooling Out To The Sounds Of Leon Bridges, Astro, Pac Div And More

In this digital age of constant-flowing articles and music drops, it’s nearly impossible for fans to keep up with everything. Hopefully, “Get Whit It” will aid that issue. In this ongoing series, I will be providing a weekly compilation of songs, videos, albums and beyond which I discover. Not all posts will include 100% new [...]

June 12, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0