Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

New Mixtape: Nark and Loathing in Las Vegas

This seems like a bad idea to put this about just before k-os’ The Anchorman Mixtape drops, but this hip-hop/rap collection is overdue already. The old guys like Snoop (“Laid Back”), newly reunited Dipset (“Salute”) and Bun B (“Let’em Know” and “Right Now”) are still kickin’ it. Cam’Ron even got 3 unlikely, but strong features […]


Thursday Linkage: NPR Spring Preview, LCD Soundsytem, J. Cole and more

Picture via POD A) NPR has certainly stepped up its music section over the past 2 years. Further evidence comes via All Songs Considered’s Spring Music Preview. The NPR crew discusses artists I’ve mentioned here (The Black Keys, The National, The New Pornographers), but also others like Josh Ritter, The Mynabirds and The Fresh and […]

Mixtape Nark

New Mixtape: Edge of Narkness

Back at it again. This is my interpretation of whats good in the land of hip-hop and rap since the last round. I was pretty psyched the first time I heard Lil’ Wayne and Eminem on “Drop the World” over Christmas break, but I didn’t have enough material for a new mix then. “Home Run” […]