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Amiri Releases ‘This Is Part Time’…
If ‘Broke’ hasn’t convinced you to listen to Amiri, then I suggest you listen to the full length album, This Is Part Time. This album, which showcases Amiri’s rhyme style, also illustrates his production on the beat tip. His selection of jazz samples will lure your ears to give it more than just one listen.
This Is Part Time is now available for purchase! Stream it above.
Fatty Phew – The Best Things in Life are Three (Australia)
L.E.O. & Carnage – Here I Go Again
L.E.O. (Love Equals Omnipotence) returns to our pages with a whole new jaw tapping, smooth flowing cut entitled ‘Here I Go Again’ where he teamed up with a fellow wordsmith by the name of Carnage - and what we have is a mirror match of verbal gunslinging from start to finish. The surreal Annie Lennox sample helps bring home the bacon as these two spitters waste no lines as they tickle the listener’s mind with lines like
“Sentimentally blues,penitentiary living/Performing exorcism on rhythm in repetition
Ending conditions in your mental,essential for wisdom”
MF DOOM & Bishop Nehru – NEHRUVIANDOOM EP Trailer
Bishop Nehru and MF DOOM - the King Geedorah himself – are working on a collaborative effort, in case you haven’t heard. The metal-faced icon and the teen rap clergy had plans to hit us with the goody bag in 2013 but it didn’t happen. Now, the news is rife with the soon-to-released EP titled Nehruvian DOOM, what with the record being hyped up with a new trailer exclusive to XXL.
The Word is Bond Rap Radio Hour – Show 100
We are celebrating a milestone today. This is the 100th episode of The Word is Bond Rap Radio Hour.
Thank you for being with us for the past 100 episodes. We strive to bring you the best in underground hip-hop with artist interviews, mixsets, documentary radio programs, music, and talk.
J Dilla’s ‘Donuts’: The 33 1/3 Book
33 1/3 Books is about to release a book based on J Dilla’s album, Donuts (by Jordan Ferguson). Consists of 130-pages, this book will not only give you a look at the creation of the album, but also J Dilla’s career, his influences, his music styles, and also the art of music itself. The book will be coming out on April 24th, and you can pre-order it now.
The jacket reads, “Drawing from philosophy, critical theory and musicology, as well as Dilla’s own musical catalog, Jordan Ferguson shows that the contradictory, irascible and confrontational music found on Donuts is..