Posts tagged "hip-hop"
40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1991

40 (Or So) Playlists For 40 Years: 1991

Get ready to be sexed up with 1991’s playlist.

And Now, For A Few Book Recommendations...

And Now, For A Few Book Recommendations…

Here’s a peek at some stuff I’ve been reading lately.

The Constant Conversations Podcast (Episode 1: GG)

The Constant Conversations Podcast (Episode 1: GG)

New year, new podcast. The first episode of Constant Conversations is up, featuring my homeboy GG.

Blerd Radio 2015: Episode 14 | And Ya Don't Stop (Favorite Emcees List)

Blerd Radio 2015: Episode 14 | And Ya Don’t Stop (Favorite Emcees List)

The Blerd Radio panel talks about their favorite emcees in the latest podcast.

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 8: Appropriate This!

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 8: Appropriate This!

Piggybacking off of our last episode, in which  Mike Cunningham The Packet Man  jokingly stated that he was the leader of the Pittsburgh chapter of the NAACP, we ( Big Money,   Dr. ZMichael Parr  and The Packet Man) decided to do a podcast about cultural appropriation. This is definitely more of a circular discussion (with no real conclusion) than many of our other podcasts, but it’s an interesting discussion. Some highlights: -We discuss what made us finally decide to pull the trigger on this discussion, with a special […]

Blerd Radio Podcast 2015 | Episode 5: Back In The Day (Part One)

Blerd Radio Podcast 2015 | Episode 5: Back In The Day (Part One)

The Blerd Radio team ( Big Money,   Michael ParrThe Packet Man  &  Dr. Z ) created a lengthy (and pretty intense) podcast about being record geeks, a topic that’s pretty much the reason this podcast even exists. Then Big Money’s Macbook shit the bed (why am I talking about myself in the third person?), taking the podcast with it. After a couple weeks to regroup, the team is back and we’re talking about another topic near and dear to our hearts: nostalgia. This article is a good jumping off point for the podcast , as all three […]

De La Soul Still "God It" On New Track

De La Soul Still “God It” On New Track

While we wait for a full-length album, De La Soul gets an assist from Nas on a new track.

De La Soul Kickstart Their New Album With Crowdfunding Campaign

De La Soul Kickstart Their New Album With Crowdfunding Campaign

Pos, Dave & Maseo are finally delivering that new album…check the details on De La Soul’s upcoming project.

Kendrick Lamar, "The Colbert Report",  And Life-Affirming Music

Kendrick Lamar, “The Colbert Report”, And Life-Affirming Music

Kendrick Lamar is the illest cat out right now. Check his appearance on “The Colbert Report.”

Always On Time: De La Soul & Chuck D Join Forces For "The People"

Always On Time: De La Soul & Chuck D Join Forces For “The People”

De La Soul and Chuck D on the same track? Long Island is definitely in the building.

Check The Technique 2: A Must-Have For Discerning "Heads"

Check The Technique 2: A Must-Have For Discerning “Heads”

A must-have for every hip-hop fan on your Christmas list.

Throw Up Your Ws: The Clan Is Back With "Ruckus In B-Minor"

Throw Up Your Ws: The Clan Is Back With “Ruckus In B-Minor”

Clan (still) in da front!