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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

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

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

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

STAY WOKE: 6 Rap Albums You Need To Hear Right Now (According To Dart Adams)…

STAY WOKE: 6 Rap Albums You Need To Hear Right Now (According To Dart Adams)…

Today’s edition of STAY WOKE will be dedicated to the Rap albums that recently dropped but due to the fact they aren’t on major labels and there was no promotional money put behind them the so-called “bigger” blogs weren’t trying to touch ‘em. Last year, I had a series called “While You Were Sleeping” that [...]

August 13, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 3

DON’T SLEEP: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul…

DON’T SLEEP: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul…

I’ve discovered something interesting over the past 6 to 8 months about Jai Paul fans. They’re becoming increasingly more impatient waiting for new music from him, especially after a gang of his demos leaked at once back in April 2013 which made every single Best Of 2013 list worth reading (mine included). In more recent [...]

August 9, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

STAY WOKE: The Evolution (Or De-evolution) Of Modern R&B by Dart Adams

STAY WOKE: The Evolution (Or De-evolution) Of Modern R&B by Dart Adams

If you’ve been listening to the genre of music that is typically categorized as “R&B” over the past 10 years or so you’ve noticed a few changes but nothing super drastic. If you’ve been fan for between 20-25 years you’ve definitely noticed how different things are today concerning the music’s overall tone/themes or content. Now [...]

August 6, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 3

Future Sounds: 5 Future R&B Singers to Swoon to + Future Sounds Vol. 3

Future Sounds: 5 Future R&B Singers to Swoon to + Future Sounds Vol. 3

  As the homie Chris Tucker demonstrated so eloquently in the above gif, swooning is the way to true happiness. We’re halfway through summer and the fall and new school year is quickly approaching. Some people would like to get an early start on cuffing season and I can’t even blame them with all the [...]

July 31, 2014 Malc [MUSICisforLIFE] Features, Future Sounds, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

DON’T SLEEP: Common “Nobody’s Smiling” [ALBUM REVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: Common “Nobody’s Smiling” [ALBUM REVIEW]

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July 22, 2014 Dart Adams KBB EXCLUSIVE, Reviews 0