Monday, January 26, 2015
Just earlier tonight I connected with this crew, Black & Brown, out of South LA. They are a duo consisting of F.A.C.E. and Smurf. Check their latest mixtape out, Black & Brown, Volume. 2. It features 21 tracks with several special appearances. Click below to stream and download for free.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Peep this dope Dr. Octogon action figure that is set to be released soon by Blockhead Toys. It was sculpted by CoKreeate and the artwork was done by AWOL ONE.
If you are not familiar with Dr. Octo, it is a classic album and an alter ego of legendary MC Kool Keith, who fully supports the project.
I am not sure what the exact release date is, but the figure is priced at $75 and can be pre-ordered here.
The lil homegirl Vel The Wonder dropped a dope album last year, Laced In Pearls. Check that out. Also, peep the music video for "Don't," which was produced by Eskupe and directed by Stuckinthetrees. It was mixed and mastered by Manifest.
Monday, January 12, 2015
Peep this recently released music video from Gunz x Green for "Yah-Da-Doe" featuring Halo. Gunz x Green is a duo consisting of Gunnie Sanotchra on the rhymes and DJ Lime Green on production. The video was directed by Edward John Bowden III.
They will be dropping their debut mixtape, Target Practice, Firing Pen sometime this month on Smash Pop Recordings. Be on the lookout for that. Also below is a link to stream and download the track.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
Check the new music video from The Cloaks for "Magnificent Freedom," which was produced by Akward and features cuts from D-Styles. The video was directed by Outlier and features cameos from Abstract Rude, Existereo, Gonjasufi, and Grayskul . This joint is featured on The Cloaks self-titled album on Abolano Records.
Just when I thought I knew every rapper and crew out of my hometown, West Covina, I came across this duo SpitFreely. About a month ago I judged a competition called The Rap Contest and they came very close to winning it all.
Check their latest LP, The Essence, which is available for stream and free download below. These dudes are ill!
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Recently my boys the Poetik Prophets dropped a dope, free 4 track EP, Black Market Friday. It features guest appearances from DJ Handprints and Desiree Gomez. All beats were made by Axion. Click below to stream and download for free!
The homegirl Reverie has made it a tradition in recent years to drop a project on Christmas, Check her latest offering, Quicksand, which was released this past Christmas. It features 11 tracks, all produced by Louden. "6 Underground" is the illest in my opinion. Click below to stream and download!
Download: Reverie - Quicksand Mixtape
Check the new music video from So Cal vet, Born Allah alias Daddy Grace for his current single, "Westside," which is an interpolation of Melle Melle's "White Lines." This track features Luckyiam of Living Legends and J-Ro of Tha Alkaholiks. The video was shot by RCKLSS ABNDN FILMS.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
About a month ago Fresno, Cali MC Fashawn and Los Angeles producer Alchemist dropped the banging 7 track EP, FASH-ionably late. Best of all it's free to download. You can do so below!
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Recently Thes One, 1/2 of People Under The Stairs, dropped this dope beat mix, Where The Piecelock Ends. All of the beats came from Thes' Akai MPC3000, Click below to stream and download for free!!
Monday, December 15, 2014
Andre Damar for "No Hope," which discusses the wrong paths of life that many of us end up taking. It was produced by SP Beats and the video was directed by $queeze Williams.
Gotham Green, "Highs & Lows," which was produced by Blessed By The Beats and is featured on the recently released LP, Child of An Immigrant, which features the likes of Kool G. Rap, Nature, Wax, Quickie Mart, and more. Click below to stream and download for free.
Recently, the homey James Heated dropped the music video for his latest joint, "Family Affair," featuring Fredo and Reko Sosa. It was produced by JBL and the video was directed by Wackoe Films. Be on the lookout for Heated's soon to be released solo album, Infinity.