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Dance Electronic Mash-ups remix Remix Friday

Remix Friday: The Chainsmokers, Oliver Helden, Big Boi, The Hood Internet & more

Whistler, March 2014 via Travelstache Friday is here and so are the remixes. The Chainsmokers take a key-driven approach to Chromeo’s latest hit, The Hood Internet expertly pairs Milosh and Missy Elliot and Oliver Helden massively improves Robin Thicke’s “Feel Good”. Elsewhere, Andrew Gentry puts Big Sean with Coldplay for intriguing results, Ryan Kenney makes […]

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Dance Electronic Mash-ups remix Remix Friday

Remix Friday: Kygo, Big Boi, The Chainsmokers, Diplo & more

Jumping Proboscis Monkey – Bako National Park, Malaysia (Borneo) – June 2013 via TRAVELSTACHE So many remixes, so little time. This week’s filling edition of Remix Friday finds The Chainsmokers dancing up one of my favorite Bastille jams, Big Boi’s best offering in his Monday Mash-up series and Tensnake spicing up Duke Dumont’s dance gem […]

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

MIXTAPE: The Narkmaster ft Drake, Atmosphere, Kyle Lucas, Action Bronson & more

The Narkmaster from jayelaudio on 8tracks Radio. Get ready for an oversized mixtape of my favorite hip-hop of the past few months. The heavyweights (Jay-Z, Kanye West, J. Cole) mostly delivered on the hype surrounding their recent releases, but I’m primarily ready to laud the rest of the talent on this edition. Seattle spitter Sol […]

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Hip-Hop R&B Rap

REMIX: Frank Ocean – Pink Matter ft OutKast

In case you missed it on Friday, Frank Ocean managed to do what every hip-hop fan has been pining for: wrangle Big Boi and 3 Stacks on the same track. “Pink Matter” was already one of the standout cuts from my favorite album of the year, but Big’s slick wordplay only enhances the cut. Stream […]

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2012 albums Lists

2012 Wrap-Up: Top Albums of the Year – Honorable Mention

While 2012 wasn’t a banner year for the album format, there were many notable long form efforts to be had. It was a struggle to get to 20 or so albums that I was enamored with, but that probably means 2013 is going to be out of control with expected releases from Local Natives, Phoenix, […]

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Hip-Hop Rap

STREAM: Big Boi – In The A ft T.I. & Ludacris

Antwan, Clifford and Chris get together for a trunk rattler all about my current city. Big Boi particularly drops a few gem including “king shit, buckingham palace til I’m bucking on the mutha****in’ beat”. Vicious Lies And Dangerous Rumors drops December 11th. BONUS: Big Boi – Lines ft A$AP Rocky & Phantogram

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

New Mixtape: The Nark Knight Rises

I love when mixtape titles are this easy. “The Dark Knight Rises” is expected to have a running time of 2 hrs and 45 minutes. While this mixtape doesn’t have that many songs, it is a super-sized edition. I was all ready to send this on Tuesday and then Brother Ali, Kanye, Big Boi and […]