Tag Archives hiphop

Asher Roth Back To Basics | Download

2013.09.01 Sun

Some of the rappers out there are not comfortable about the atmosphere surrounding the modern Hip-Hop music scene so they are trying to express their music in their own ways "getting back to the basics". Asher Roth was one of the rare artists who has not much exposed himself to the trends and now he has come up with a very raw stuff, a new mixtape "The Greenhouse Effect Vol.2" which is available for free download. Strongly recommended for good ...

Fresh Organic Electro Beats | Download

2013.08.12 Mon

Already well known but fairly new to the game is this beatmaker from Denver Colorado "Pretty Lights". He plays in big festivals such as Ultra Music Festival and has collaborated with Talib Kweli on his recent song. So what is it so special about him? Before we get into that, briefly, his sound is a mixture of sampled hiphop beats with sometimes glitch and electro so it's a basically a mixture of "Now". Okay that was easy, right? Well when Glitch-Hop ...

Mike Miller | Photographer

2012.06.03 Sun

Michael Miller, was born in 1964 in Los Angeles and grew up visually inspired by a mixture of the film industry, skate and surf scene. In Europe he began shooting some of the models he met through assisting.  While enjoying the creative opportunities and success he received early on, he decided to move back to Los Angeles where the music industry was thriving. Mike had a steady clientele of musicians from the legendary jazz musician Stan Getz to rap star ...

NaS – The Don | Video

2012.05.15 Tue

This 2nd single starts out with a voice sample of Super Cat, a dancehall reggae heavyweight and a fat beat followed by NaS coming back with his superb rhymes (released on April 3rd). This song was produced by Salaam Remi, Da Internz, and the late Heavy D. The super producer Salaam Remi have produced numerous songs for NaS and is well known for his fat and smokin' beats. Some of you might recognize him for the song with NaS "Made You ...

The Art of Rap Official 2012 Trailer

2012.05.06 Sun

"What's HIPHOP?" A movie is coming that can answer the question. It seems to me that less people are enjoying listening to HIPHOP music. The reason? One is that in these several years, HIPHOP has joined the league of popular music and became regular on hit charts. As music reflects society, it evidently shows variations and musical growth as time changes. But, here, I believe that by appreciating the initial HIPHOP music, you can branch out your preference in listening to music and ...

Glitch Hop

2012.05.01 Tue

Music in the world is evolving everyday. Among those, a dance music genre called Glitch Hop is drawing attractions. Its distinction is that it's basing dance music inheriting electro and hip hop. Some has rap or beats that are similar to hip hop. In the unstable current world, we hear a lot of crazy electronic sounds which can be seen in Dubstep from UK. This may be demonstrating the fact that time and music are closely related. Some of you might have ...