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The space-rap production legend J Dilla died almost eight years ago, and it's crazy that there are still unused Dilla beats floating around out there in the ether. Well, there are, and the young…   Read Story »
In the video for "My Yout" from the new Summer Knights EP (not to be confused with the Summer Knights mixtape from earlier this year), Joey Bada$$ and collaborator Maverick Sabre traipse around St.…   Read Story »
Joey Bada$$, Ab-Soul, and a few members of the Pro Era crew were handcuffed by police officers last night during their St. Louis stop of their "Smoker's Club Tour" but were released shortly after. DJ…   Read Story »
Joey Bada$$ will follow-up his summer-released mixtape Summer Knights with an EP of the same name this month. The new collection features a handful of songs that appear on its namesake, including "95…   Read Story »
On his recent Summer Knights mixtape, the Brooklyn boom-bap revivalist Joey Bada$$ found himself falling into something of a stylistic rut. But at least visually, Joey and his collaborators keep…   Read Story »
This past weekend Portland held Musicfest NW 2013, which had a pretty sweet line-up. Many of the bands playing have been doing incredible things on the festival circuit this summer and our…   Read Story »
Two weeks ago, Kendrick Lamar raised a ton of eyebrows with his frothing, forceful verse on Big Sean's "Control (HOF)." During that verse, Kendrick -- from Compton -- called himself the king of New…   Read Story »
After one delay and a whole lot of anticipation, the teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ has released his Summer Knights mixtape. It's the follow-up to last year's 1999, the tape that put Joey and…   Read Story »
Next week, the teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ will release his new mixtape Summer Knights, his first since 1999 put him on the map last year. And the beautifully shot new video for the raspy,…   Read Story »
Teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ by rapping over shockingly accurate takes on mid-'90s boom-bap and late-'90s underground rap, and now that he's famous, he's getting to collaborate with some of…   Read Story »