Visuals off Black’s new album, If There’s A Hell Below, now available.
Words and Interview by Jake Paine
“After All These Years,” Edo. G is still one of the wisest voices in Hip-Hop. Although he carries enduring hits like “Be A Father To Your Child” and “I Got To Have It,” Ed O.G. (as he was then known) carries an underdog’s mentality with an overachiever’s skill-set and discography.
From Roxbury, Boston, Edo’s lyrics and delivery have mirrored his city: scrappy, streetwise, and loving through a tough exterior. With vinyl dating back to 1986, Edward Anderson is an ageless, tireless beacon of dedication and perseverance to a culture and genre, that when he started, was still predicted to be simply a fad. Continue Reading
Crazy Hood Film Academy’s debut documentary film “Coming Home” is now available for purchase in the itunes store. The film has gained a lot of critical acclaim at festivals as well as being the first original film to be aired on Puff Daddy’s Revolt TV Network. CHFA is now set to release their second film in the ‘Coming Home’ Series which will follows the Crazy Hood crew through a hip hop adventure in Peru. Continue Reading
Nas x Dilla. Enjoy. Continue Reading
The legendary Pete Rock drops “Time Is Illmatic” the mixtape in honor of Nas’s documentary of the same name. Continue Reading
Jay Rock and his TDE mate Kendrick team up on “Pay For It.” Continue Reading
Jake Uno drops off a laid back beat tape – Seaplane. Something to def chill to. Enjoy. Continue Reading
305Live hit the Atlanta 2014 A3C Festival for the first ever Miami Stage. Loaded with South Florida acts, The Department Store located on 467 Edgewood Ave, was at full capacity all night ranging from the city residents, to A3C attendees and South Florida fans who came up for the event. Hosted by Felisha Monet of 99 Jamz and Gitoo of KarmaloopTV with the assistance and music by DJ Bre, each artists came on stage and represented for South Florida. Continue Reading
The homie Prez P has a new EP out called Carrera Music - entirely produced by Nuez. Peep it here: Continue Reading
EL-P & Killer Mike bless the internets with a free D/L of their new album, Run The Jewels II. Get that good ish right here: http://www.runthejewels.net
Another smooth TBT from The Chef…. Continue Reading
Our homie Shawn Setaro recently re-launced his podcast under the new name: The Cipher. For his inaugural episode, he sat down with Strange Music’s Rittz and now he follows up with LA legend DJ Quick and Florida newcomer Eric Biddines. Peep all the episodes here.
Our man Bill Adler recently sold his extensive Adler Archive to Cornell University, as part of their Hip-Hop Archive. The university plans to start digitizing many of these articles and making them available online shortly. Cornell has also posted a feature story pegged to the 30th anniversary of Def Jam Recordings. Curated and written by Ill Badler, the piece focuses on the label’s first year of operation.
Peep it here: http://rmc.library.cornell.edu/defjam/
Tonight Dash Radio (DJ Skee’s latest business venture) will debut a new hour long show hosted by Crazy Hoods own DJ EFN. The show is called OG Radio and is being presented by 90shiphop.com. DJ EFN is joined by Skam2?, Dee Jay K-N-S and friends as they talk shop about 90s hip hop and everything else under the sun. The show will begin airing tonight at 11PM EST on the Native Rhymes channel on Dash Radio. You can tune in on your computer or mobile device. For more info on Dash Radio check out the article about them on Billboard Magazine or go directly to DASHRADIO. Continue Reading