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STAY WOKE: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul Pt. 2: The Relapse

STAY WOKE: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul Pt. 2: The Relapse

Last time, I hit everyone with 12 different artists they can listen to in order to stave off any cravings for new Jai Paul music. I’m back offering six more alternatives in case of a relapse or a backslide. Keep in mind that James Blake and Sam Smith STILL aren’t going to be included until [...]

August 30, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

DON’T SLEEP: NEHipHop x KillerBoomBox Interviews w/DJ Nu-Mark And Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5) [VIDEOS]

DON’T SLEEP: NEHipHop x KillerBoomBox Interviews w/DJ Nu-Mark And Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5) [VIDEOS]

I ran into our peoples at NE Hip Hop out front at the final show of the Word Of Mouth Tour featuring Supernatural, Beat Junkies, Dilated Peoples & Jurassic 5 in the House Of Blues by chance and I was asked if I’d be willing to interview both DJ Nu-Mark and Chali 2na of Jurassic [...]

August 26, 2014 Dart Adams Features, Interviews, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

Killer Mike Drops Gems On Police Brutality And Civil Liberties

Killer Mike Drops Gems On Police Brutality And Civil Liberties

“If your government is in the murder business, you must do one of two things. You must rebel. Or you must leave. So what is it gonna be?” Killer Mike hit the studios of Power 105 and ended up having one of the Breakfast Club’s best interviews ever. Bigga has been one of the outspoken [...]

August 26, 2014 G. Valentino Ball Interviews 0

DJ Mars Reveals The History Of Mixtape Cover Art With New Book

DJ Mars Reveals The History Of Mixtape Cover Art With New Book

In hip-hop we’ve seen the mixtape transform from a compilation of the latest hits to an artist’s collection of unreleased originals. But one thing has remained constant; the need for great covers. Marshall “DJ Mars” Thomas has rocked clubs around the world in addition to being a touring DJ for artists like Keri Hilson or [...]

August 25, 2014 G. Valentino Ball Features, Interviews, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill Continues To School Us 16 Years Later

The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill Continues To School Us 16 Years Later

Lauryn Hill couldn’t have been more accurate when she told Touré in 1999 that “music is about to change.” Frustrated and fresh from her break from the Fugees, Lauryn Hill made her solo debut in 1998 with The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Where reggae, hip-hop and soul meet, Hill created an album that showcased her [...]

August 25, 2014 Rachel Leah Features, Reviews 0

STAY WOKE: Why Films Like “Dear White People” Are A Necessity In “Post-Racial” America

STAY WOKE: Why Films Like “Dear White People” Are A Necessity In “Post-Racial” America

We’ve made several posts about Justin Simien’s upcoming satire “Dear White People” thus far here at KillerBoomBox. We posted the teaser trailer. We next posted the long form trailer. What we haven’t yet done was the post about WHY this film is so important and why we’re pulling for it the way we are. See, [...]

August 22, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

Jeezy Talks Mike Brown And Ferguson With Combat Jack

Jeezy Talks Mike Brown And Ferguson With Combat Jack

With his 5th studio album, Seen It All: The Autobiography on the way, Jeezy sat down with Combat Jack for an in-depth talk about his life and newest project. They cover his relationship with Hov and his transition from the streets to the music game. But the conversation gets into some deeper ground when Jeezy [...]

August 21, 2014 G. Valentino Ball Interviews, Radio/Podcasts 0

99 Problems But The Law Ain’t One: A Legal Look At A Jay Z Classic

99 Problems But The Law Ain’t One: A Legal Look At A Jay Z Classic

KillerBoomBox is proud to announce a partnership with MyBostonLaw.com to bring you “99 Problems”, a bi-monthly blog about legal issues affecting our community. Topics will range from traffic stops to search and seizures, child support to starting your own business. “99 Problems” will go down as one of the more memorable Jay-Z tracks, from the [...]

August 21, 2014 Law Gang 99 Problems, KBB EXCLUSIVE 1

DON’T SLEEP: Statik Selektah “#WHATGOESAROUND” [ALBUM REVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: Statik Selektah “#WHATGOESAROUND” [ALBUM REVIEW]

The origins of this particular album starts back when Statik Selektah was in a producer’s retreat in Hawaii where several of the greatest Rap producers stayed with Kanye West, played him music or collaborated with him on music. During one of these many sessions Statik Selektah was playing some of his beats when Kanye West [...]

August 20, 2014 Dart Adams Features, Reviews 0

Statik Selektah Rocks SOBs For ‘What Goes Around’ Release Party

Statik Selektah Rocks SOBs For ‘What Goes Around’ Release Party

Over the past few weeks Statik Selektah has been bringing a steady stream of dopeness to the internets in preparation of his new album What Goes Around’s release date. The DJ/producer and his ShowOff team took over SOB’s on Aug 18 to celebrate the project. Backed by a 3 piece band, he was joined on [...]

August 20, 2014 KBB Staff Features, Live, Reviews 0