Cappo and Stealf - Unicron EP (Review)

Cappo and Stealf - Unicron EP (Review)

"Unicron" is a collaborative EP between Nottingham rapper Cappo and UK hip-hop producer Stealf. The project features no guest appearances and is fully produced by Stealf himself (except for the last track, which is a remix by Evil Ed). It was released on October 31, 2014 via De Facto Entertainment.

Stiz Grimey - Lizzie Borden (Video)

Stiz Grimey - Lizzie Borden (Video)

 Boston rapper Stiz Grimey comes through just in time for Halloween with some visuals for his track "Lizzie Borden". The song finds Stiz Grimy telling the haunting story of Lizzie Borden, a young woman who was tried and acquitted for murdering her father and stepmother with an axe in Fall River, MA back in 1892. The story hits kind of close to home for Stiz, who lives nearby to where the murders happened all those years ago. Peep the video below.



J-Live - I Am A Man (American Justice) (Single)


Veteran New York emcee J-Live is back again, this time with his latest single "I Am A Man (American Justice)". The song finds J-Live rapping about the "consistent tragedies and travesties of justice concerning Black men, women, children and the police" over an ill self-produced instrumental. Peep it below.



Apollo Brown and Ras Kass - Blasphemy (Review)

Apollo Brown and Ras Kass - Blasphemy (Review)

"Blasphemy" is a collaborative album between Detroit hip-hop producer Apollo Brown and California native/legendary emcee Ras Kass. The album features guest appearances from Pharoahe Monch, Rakaa Iriscience, Sean Price, Royce The 5'9" and others and is fully produced by Apollo Brown himself. It was released on October 22, 2014 via Mellow Music Group.

Army of the Pharoahs - Heavy Lies The Crown (Review)


"Heavy Lies The Crown" is the latest album from hip-hop supergroup Army of the Pharoahs. The album features verses from almost everyone that is currently in AOTP as well as production from C-Lance, Stu Bangas, 7L, Frank Dukes and others. It was released on October 21, 2014 via Pazmanian Devil Music, LLC.

Allen Poe - How Gardens Grow (Album)

Allen Poe - How Gardens Grow (Album)

Kentucky rapper Allen Poe just dropped his latest album, "How Gardens Grow", over on his Bandcamp page and it's real dope. The project features rhymes from Denmark Vessey (on the track "Lookin For Sumthin") as well as production from Cookin Soul, Amerigo Gazaway, Nemo Achida and others. According to Allen Poe himself, the album "plays a lot on nature metaphors to illustrate the growth we go through as people from the different experiences we typically encounter between our 20's through our early 30's". I gave it a good listen earlier and it's real ill, so don't sleep.



Stoneface - Calico Audio (feat. Freeway) (Single)

Stoneface - Calico Audio (feat. Freeway) (Single)

Stoneface (who was featured on a few cuts from William Cooper's banging "Beware of the Pale Horse" album) comes through with the first single from his upcoming solo album "The Stone Age". The song is called "Calico Audio" and finds the Gemstarr Regime Records emcee linking up with Philly legend Freeway over a cinematic production by BP (who has produced a ton of tracks for Killarmy emcee 9th Prince, among others). Very dope. Peep it below.



Gadget - Nightfall (Instrumental Album)

Gadget - Nightfall (Instrumental Album)

"Nightfall" is the latest solo drop from Jazz Jouster member Gadget. The album gets it's name from the fact that it was produced entirely in the late/early hours of the day and features thirteen instrumental tracks that should definitely get you nodding your head. Be sure to give it a listen if you are a fan of jazzy hip-hop instrumentals. Peep it below.