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Mini-Reviews of This Week’s Hip-Hop Album Release Hurricane

This Tuesday saw the release of at least 10 hip-hop albums, and while I’d like to weigh in on all of them, this hurricane keeps knocking out my power up here in Oregon. So in the interest of paying credence to some interesting releases, I offer these mini-reviews of the finest of the crop. Also, I’m writing this on Halloween, so we can call them “bite-sized.”   Sean Price, Mic […]


Weekly Mixtape: The Week’s Best Tracks (Edition 10.27.12)

Welcome to your Weekly Mixtape October 27, 2012. Kendrick Lamar, “Backseat Freestyle” Joining a chorus composed of just about every other human being with ears, I took to the Internets earlier this week to load some praise onto Kendrick Lamar’s sophomore album, good kid, m.A.A.d. city. One of that album’s salient qualities that escaped mention in my earlier ramblings was how consistently it scores by avoiding the easy, cheap and […]