Posts Tagged ‘rap/hip-hop’

BROCKHAMPTON’s New Album, “ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE” Confronts The Immortality of Systems of Oppressions

by Maddy Ipema
BROCKHAMPTON took a two year hiatus in order to figure out exactly what new sound and message they wanted to convey with their sixth studio album, ”ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE.” The extended timeout and reclusiveness that 2020 ushered in seems to have forced BROCKHAMPTON inherently towards self-discovery, reflection, and self-mastery.  The definition of the […]

BROCKHAMPTON Drops New Single, “BUZZCUT” Featuring Danny Brown

by Maddy Ipema
“BUZZCUT” is the first single to be released from BROCKHAMPTON’S upcoming sixth  studio album, ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE. The album title alone sets the theme for not only what we can anticipate from the album in the future – but perfectly encompasses and describes what “BUZZCUT” looks like and sounds like as a stand […]

Denzel Curry & Joey Bada$$ Are Making America Answer and Repent to the Cosmos

by Maddy Ipema
Denzel Curry and Producer Kenny Beats teamed up back in February of 2020 to create his album, UNLOCKED. However, Curry and Kenny weren’t just creating eclectic beats and spitting bars as hard as steel – they were world making, creating the universe of what would be the narrative for UNLOCKED. Curry and Kenny later would […]

Buddy and Kent Jamz Bring the Cozy Vibes to Their Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

by Maddy Ipema
The Dynamic Duo that is Buddy and Kent Jamz recently have joined the Tiny Desk at Home concert series, performing a couple of tracks off their latest collaborative project, “Janktape Vol. 1.” “Janktape Vol. 1” dropped on April 17th and is the first time these two have joined forces – which makes their undoubtable chemistry […]

Smino Drops New Mixtape, “She Already Decided”

by Maddy Ipema
Smino is back on the scene with his playful new mixtape, “She Already Decided.” Smino hasn’t dropped a full-length body of work since his 2018 album, “NOIR,” so this came as a pleasant surprise to his fans.  “She Already Decided” oozes confidence and Smino has a self-righteous attitude as he grips the mic. His flow […]

To Reschedule or Not To Reschedule

by Mallory Dwortz
A recent article published here talked about music festival tickets selling out fast (no it didn’t age well, yes I wrote it). Now with a major worldwide event impacting everything from ordering takeout to going on vacation, it seems as if COVID-19 were swallowing the media. It kind of is. Yes, new music is coming […]