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Hip-Hop

BlakRoc: Free Listening Session

So I’m a pretty big Black Keys fan. You might have noticed I’m also a hip-hop fan. Needless to say, I was definitely excited when I heard The Black Keys were collaborating with some hip-hop heavyweights like RZA, Mos Def and Raekwon as BlakRoc. If “Ain’t Nothin Like You (Hoochie Coo)” wasn’t enough for you […]

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Festivalist

Festivalist '09: Pitchfork Starting Lineup

Last week, the internet’s #1 source for all things indie, Pitchfork, announced the early list of bands scheduled for its annual Pitchfork Music Festival.  At first glance, its probably not something I’m checking Expedia deals for, but it has a few things in its favor: A) Its cheap.  You won’t find a better 3-day fest […]

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Hip-Hop

Pharoahe Monch: "Body" Shot

Its as if the leaders of hip-hop read my post about the decline of my favorite musical genre. Kanye West dropped the “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” mixtape in an effort to push his release date up to August, Talib Kweli‘s “Eardrum” album has leaked (but worth buying), Wu Tang Clan is reuniting for a new […]