Hip-Hop

Take A Tour Of South Korea With Def Manic In “HoneyBerry”

For anyone getting into making music videos, you’ve gotta start somewhere. For Def Manic, that somewhere is South Korea. Now, there are a slew of “moves” or “tricks of the trade” that are prevalent in a lot of music videos today – but that doesn’t mean using them is bad. There’s an “if it ain’t […]

Gorillaz Share “Garage Palace” Ft. Little Simz & The Video For It Is Insane

Watching the new video for Gorillaz Garage Palace feels like taking a mini-acid trip With the help Little Simz, Gorillaz wage war against the villains of the video game realm. Secretly, I’m right there beside them. As the camera pans down revealing Little Simz in her fierce red duster, it also shows my 10-year self […]

Cautious Clay’s ‘Joshua Tree’ Serenades The Soul

The 24-year-old producer/multi-instrumentalist/singer-songwriter, Cautious Clay, has been on the rise lately thanks to his chill beats and tranquil voice. Representing hometowns Washington D.C. and Brooklyn, his heartfelt singing talent is comparable to a whirl of Quinn XCII and Khalid. Cautious Clay is currently unsigned to a label and touches the hearts of alternative and R&B […]

Mr. Carmack Turns Chromeo’s ‘Fancy Footwork’ Into a Bedroom Banger. And It’s Like Yowza Hot.

AS IF CHROMEO’S MUSIC couldn’t get any sexier, Mr. Carmack just brought it to climax. As a profound trailblazer of the hip-hop/electronic scene, Carmack’s involvement with production cliques such as Soulection have shaped the way listeners experience and understand dance music. Balancing his distinct trademark sound with a knack for blurring the lines of genres, […]

The Mumbo Jumbo of Tierra Whack

Hip-hop journalists have coined the phrase “Mumble Rap” to lazily generalize a whole group of new artists who place a bigger emphasis on infectious melody and feeling than intricately written lyrics and clear pronunciation. There’s a lot of debate among hip-hop fans regarding the worth of  this current wave, mostly split along generational lines. Many […]