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The ambitious Seattle rap production duo Blue Sky Black Death released their sprawling album Glaciers this week, and it's notably low on actual rap. And it's not like that needed a corrective, since…   Read Story »
No less than a month ago, Tom had this to say about Gucci Mane's 2013 output so far: "[He] has always been happy to absolutely fuck up our collective music-listening schedules. 'Prolific' just…   Read Story »
Gucci Mane has always been happy to absolutely fuck up our collective music-listening schedules. "Prolific" just isn't a sufficient word anymore. I am not exaggerating for effect when I say that I've…   Read Story »
The young Chicago rap nihilist Chief Keef just turned 18, and he also just released his Bang Part 2 mixtape, his first full-length after last year's proper debut album Finally Rich. I haven't…   Read Story »
When Gucci Mane cranks out way more (excellent) free music than anyone could reasonably be expected to process, it might seem a bit weird when he makes a new mixtape and actually asks people to pay…   Read Story »
Amidst all the news and conjecture about Lil Wayne's health, another major rap story is exploding tonight. Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame -- friends, frequent collaborators for years, and partners…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, for about half an hour, Gucci Mane officially changed his name to Guwop, announcing the change on his Twitter: "Thanks Fans, for 8 years as Gucci now it's Wop turn." It didn't last…   Read Story »
After the video for Trinidad James's "All Gold Everything (Remix)" was released, Tom took to the Twitterverse to assist him in uncovering the identity of the "dreadlocked crustpunk-looking dude…   Read Story »
A couple of months into the year, it's becoming increasingly apparent that Atlanta's 1017 Bricksquad crew are pretty much determined to dominate the street-rap landscape. Since the year started,…   Read Story »
Real talk: There have been more good mixtapes than good albums in 2013. I don't know that there's been a single out-and-out classic, but every week I have to make a seriously difficult decision when…   Read Story »