Emcee, New Music

2015’s Best: Song Picks Of The Year

As we prepare to wave 2015 goodbye, I think back on the droves of new songs, artists, and sounds that hit the radio waves and my Spotify Discover Playlist this year, and selected a handful of jams that made an impression on me and the hip-hop audience in general. From conscious to ignorant, intoxicating to […]

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Emcee, Events

FOMO-chella: April Show Calendar

A new epidemic is spreading, and it has nothing to do with the flu, or any kind of superbug; it’s called FOMO, and during Coachella season, it’s particularly rampant. However, there are advantages to not spending all of your funds on one weekend of music. Why not spread it out a bit? I’m personally one […]

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Emcee

The Friday Five

This week marked a couple of solid drops from Action Bronson and Earl Sweatshirt by way of their latest albums. As expected, they presented a number of jewels in their respective projects, with some that were dope enough to make their way into this week’s Friday Five. Besides them, we’ve got other awesome aural offerings for […]

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Emcee, Lifestyle, Media, Video

Fuck, That’s Delicious: Trailer

  In a move that surprises me only for the fact that it hasn’t been done sooner, everybody’s favorite rappin’ culinary aficionado, Action Bronson, was finally given his own food related show by way of Vice Magazine’s Munchies.  Peep the trailer for “Fuck, That’s Delicious” above as we see Bronsolini flex his foodie know-how during […]

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Emcee, Events, Issues

RECAP: Mac Miller @ The Observatory, Santa Ana

I’ve personally been a fan of Mac Miller since day one. To say he’s come a long way from his first mixtape “Easy Mac” is an understatement. Last week I headed to The Observatory in Santa Ana to see Mac for my third time. Each time I have seen him perform has been a different […]

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Emcee, Lifestyle, Media

The Friday Five 5/31/13

Thank goodness for a short work/school week, because it’s already been a week that’s blown by since last Friday, which means one welcome sight leading into the weekend again – The Friday Five.  Click through for a fine selection of tunes from the likes of Daft Punk, Joey Bada$$, and Action Bronson that will have […]

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Emcee

XXL’s Freshman Class of 2013

For the Freshman Class of 2013, XXL immediately sparks debate with two words emblazoned boldly on their cover: BEST EVER?.  As with all lists, it’s highly and naturally debatable.  Which is what the comments section below is perfect for.  So what say you vigilant readers?  We’d love to get your thoughts for this year’s XXL […]

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