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AUDIO: Bluesteady Triptik – Gil Scott-Heron Tribute

A dope 14 minute tribute on Soundcloud by Italian beatmaker trio Bluesteady Triptik to the late Gil Scott Heron with some dedicated smooth as joints, produced the day after he died. The Bluesteady Triptik is made up of producers Irhu, GSQ and Bonbooze, who after 12 years with the Wild Soldierz crew got together as a three to work on beats together, and a few months back released their first beat tape (the download link is below). It goes without saying again, from all at Word Is Bond, rest in..

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AUDIO: Gonjasufi – Candylane (Bayk’d Remix)

Gonjasufi – Candylane (Bayk’d Remix)

Ok I’m not gonna lie, I have no idea who Bayk’d is and neither does Google by the looks of it but this remix of Gonjusufi’s Candylane is doing the rounds, and it dropped into my inbox earlier. A hella nice glitchy, smooth, hip hop inspired beat that fits perfect with the vocals. Real good track this.

DOWNLOAD FROM BANDCAMP HERE

Bayk’d: Bandcamp

~Lork

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EVENT (NYC): iHEART DILLA’s 2 Year Anniversary Celebration [06/19]!

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The Word Is Bond & soulfully poetic. wants to congratulate our sister site, iHEART Dilla, for their extensively HARD work they put in over there in keeping hiphop afloat! The editor-in-chief, Jessica Estevez, has put together an empire that started with something small, but her work ethic is definitely worth praising! So, to ring in the celebration, she’s throwing a celebration party over at Sullivan Hall in New York City. Hosted by Homeboy Sandman, this event will have alot of talent in the building like Top $ Raz, OISD,..

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EVENT (LA): Red Bull Emsee Battle [06/09]!

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This is definitely worth witnessing in person! Inka One (BOOMBOX/Beathackerz) will be in-house DJ for the night at The Echoplex. Dont sleep on this event, considering that the tickets are currently $10 and its 18+! If you’re familiar with Grindtime and all those other emcee battle networks, then you’re definitely familiar with the guest emcees that are on the flyer (click picture).

Red Bull Emsee is an invitation-only battle series designed to find the best freestyle rappers in the country and give them..

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AUDIO: AngeredRebel – Mood 2

As you can hear, today I am all about smooth joints…and here’s another joint for ya’ll to vibe to by the newly found artist AngeredRebel. Press play and chill

AngeredRebel: FacebookSoundCloudTwitter

-J-

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AUDIO: Bop Alloy – prePAIRED (2010)

Bop Alloy – Enjoy Yourself

Bop Alloy – Were There (feat. JsouL) -Remix-

Bop Alloy – Day in the Life (Instrumental)

We mentioned this album last year, but was just listening to it again, and I believe it deserves it’s own post, as it seems that it did not get attention needed…..11 tracks and it’s a “Name You Price” album, you could get it free or you could support the artists and help them, keeping on making this great music.

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A collection of songs (and the instrumentals)..

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AUDIO: Varsity Squad – U Minor, We Major feat. One Be Lo

Varsity Squad – U Minor, We Major feat. One Be Lo

Super duo Varsity Squad (top pic alongside producer Shade Cobain) hook up with underground favourite One Be Lo for this track ahead of Varsity MC Beedie’s Beat Bully LP, released end of June. Featuring production from Mass Appeal from the BoomBap addicts and cuts by DJ Vex. Dope track.

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Jon Quest: TwitterFacebook

~Lork

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