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Birdy Nam Nam – “Defiant Order” (Stereogum Premeire)

French turntable quartet Birdy Nam Nam have a keen sense for mixing massive electronic compositions with hip-hop sensibilities. The foursome recently lent a hand on Long.Live.A$AP. track “Wild For The Night” — a nice way to kick off 2013 — and continue on here with their own release “Defiant Order.” The track is a consistently… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / January 16, 2013 - 11:43 am

G-Side – “Land In The Sky”

Last week, we took at look at Huntsville’s rap scene for Area Codes, and in that feature we took stock of contributors like production duo Block Beataz and rap group G-Side. Though the track didn’t make the G-Side’s latest, iSLAND, it’s a great example of Block Beataz’ soaring production work and G-Side’s blue collar rhymes. More »

By: Corban Goble / January 17, 2012 - 3:49 pm