hip-hop

Kendrick Lamar Quietly Drops A New Album On Spotify

Kendrick Lamar – untitled unmastered.

Kendrick Lamar is one of the most influential hip-hop artists in the game today.  He is redefining the genre with socially conscience and thought proving lyrics while finding forward thinking ways to connect with his audience. On March 4, 2016 he quietly dropped this masterpiece.

After winning a a Grammy last month… read more

Whitney Peyton Breaks the Frame to Rise Above Hip-Hop

Emerging artist Whitney Peyton has paid her dues. Team Underdog.

The suburbs of Philly, PA aren’t exactly known for producing 5-foot something, lady lyrical powerhouses with pink hair and infectious punk rock attitudes.

But that’s exactly what makes emerging hip-hop artist Whitney Peyton so unique.  She has a chance to stand her ground and emerge from obscurity… read more

G-Eazy’s Album When It’s Dark Out Is A New Classic

When It’s Dark Out opens with a statement as soon as G-Eazy utters the lines, “Do not go gentle into that good night.  Rage… Rage…”  

Review by: Taylor Kelly

G-Eazy wants to emphatically let everyone know, he is here to stay and he will not go away gently. Some people may have figured that he would… read more

Wiz Khalifa “Khalifa” Album Review

Wiz Khalifa dropped his highly anticipated sixth studio album, Khalifa on February 5th, 2016 

Reviewer: Joseph Nelson 

Khalifa in a way is a return to form for Wiz Khalifa, not to take away from his earlier releases.  The album has many of the topics and themes we have grown accustomed to; drugs (primarily weed), women, money, love, pain and Wiz’s admiration… read more

Just add Rock, Hip-Hop and One Part Whiskey – Fused By Defiance

We had a chance to interview L.A. locals Fused By Defiance at Skinny’s Lounge in North Hollywood, CA

We knew it was going to be a good night when their dreaded out lead singer put a tall boy PBR on the Marshall stack to prep for their set. The NAMM kick-off party was hosted by Cold Cock… read more

Machine Gun Kelly “General Admission” Review

Get ready to lace up, Machine Gun Kelly throws an EST19xx flag in the ground with the release of his sophmore album General Admission. First let me start out by saying that there is only one illmatic, Reasonable Doubt, All Eyez on Me, Juicy and The Slim Shady LP just like there is only one Lace… read more

Treasure Island Music Festival

The Treasure Island Music Festival is an epic gathering of some of the best artists in Pop, EDM and Hip-Hop. Treasure Island is half way between San Francisco and Oakland in the middle of the East Bay that is linked by the Bay Bridge.  The atmosphere and back drop for this festival is going to be… read more

Drake and Future Drop “What A Time To Be Alive”

Quite possibly one of the hardest working MCs in the game, drizzy Drake just dropped a marquee collaboration with Future. Since his latest beef with Meek Mill and releasing “If You’re Reading This, It’s Too Late,” Drake has been unstoppable.

Future who has an unmistakeable delivery also teamed up with Drake on his latest album “Honest” along… read more