Monthly Archives: March 2015

Shed Beats Beat Tape Stream – HBSMA

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HBSMA’s Chris Gibbs and Brad McNamara team-up with UK label Muj for this entertainingly eclectic instrumental project, with the vinyl-addicted pair putting the many sonic treasures unearthed on their weekly “Music Archaeology” YouTube series to good use in an explosion of funky loops and random soundbites.

Papa Dios Album Stream – Eff Yoo

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Queens, NY emcee Eff Yoo’s latest concept-based album “Papa Dios” finds the Rotten Apple wordsmith drawing inspiration from Bible parables, delivering fiery verses over solid production from Chicago’s Rediculus with the likes of Tragedy Khadafi, Spit Gemz and Starvin B on-hand to pass around the collection plate.

New Joint – D-Stroy

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D-Stroy – “Spray Everything” (@iDstroy / 2015)

The NY emcee and Arsonists member pays homage to some legendary old-school graffiti greats.

New Joint – Blackk Chronical / Brenio Meru

Blackk Chronical ft. Brenio Meru – “A Marionette” (@BlackkChronical / 2015)

The London lyricist delivers captivating rhymes over a Poltageist-produced track accompanied by creative visuals.

New Joint – Kaimbr

Kaimbr – “Welcome Home” (@Kaimbr / 2015)

Taken from the Low Budget Crew member’s forthcoming Wu-Tang-inspired album “Bronze Horse”.

Bars In The Booth – DJ Premier / Ras Kass

The always-impressive Ras Kass spits fire over a dope Premier beat for the latest episode of “Bars In The Booth.

New Joint – Diamond D / Masta Ace

Diamond D ft. Masta Ace – “Ace Of Diamonds” (@DiamondDITC / 2015)

New visuals from the Diggin’ In The Crates legend’s 2014 album “The Diam Piece”.