THE HISTORY OF THE THE ROLAND TR 808

Maybe not so much now, but back in the day it was an honor to reference the Roland TR 808 beat machine in your song (Beastie Boys-License To ILL). During the eighties and nineties the 808 was God. The low end you got was immediately recognizable to anyone who listened to hip hop. Living inContinue reading “THE HISTORY OF THE THE ROLAND TR 808”

Kool A.D. “La Pinanta” VIDEO

Love Das Racist, their camp constantly delivers that level of hip hop that’s just intelligent. One member of the Brooklyn based group, Victor Vasquez a.k.a Kool A.D, has just released the video for La Pinanta from his solo album 51 Mixtape. Wish I could tell you I’ve listened to the whole thing, but I haven’t andContinue reading “Kool A.D. “La Pinanta” VIDEO”

TRAILER FOR “AESOP ROCKS” NEW ALBUM WONT LET SLEEPING CATS LIE.

Innovative hip hop artist Aesop Rock shows his soft side and demented side in this trailer for his new album SKELETHON that drops July 10th. Aesop Rock has never been short of words. His topics have traveled zombie themes to stories of interstellar travel. Yep just another hip hop artist with a.d.d., but I love meContinue reading “TRAILER FOR “AESOP ROCKS” NEW ALBUM WONT LET SLEEPING CATS LIE.”