Interview: Garrett Shider

I recently had the chance to chop it up with one of the musicians featured on Funkadelic’s new album (review here) – Garrett Shider. Shider is a vocalist / guitarist / producer dabbling in everything from funk to hip-hop. For READ MORE…

Review: Funkadelic - First Ya Gotta Shake the Gate

After 33 years, Funkadelic finally returns with 3 albums worth of material for all the hardcore P Funk fans out there. Released digitally earlier this month, George Clinton hopes to prove he can still funk you up even though he’s READ MORE…

Platter World Closing it’s Doors

After several years of operation, the famed Platter World of Garfield, NJ is finally closing it’s doors the end of December. Platter World was actually where I bought my first piece of wax and supplied me with several breaks over READ MORE…

Joey Bada$$ disses O.T. Genasis

I’m not one to hype up Twitter beef or get into some TMZ gossip, but I felt I needed to call attention to this one. Last night, the sad news came that the cop who shot and killed an unarmed READ MORE…

Facebook Limits Your Page Reach, Again….

Last week Facebook announced that it would be making changes to their secret algorithm again. This time, they stated they will be limiting the amount of brand-page posts that appear on users’ timelines. For anyone that already has a Facebook READ MORE…

Edo G – Pay Per View

Veteran Boston emcee Edo G has dropped his new single “Pay Per View” produced by Dr3matic on 7 Series Music. The single will be released on limited edition (300 copies) 7-inch vinyl available on the labels website for pre-order. For READ MORE…

Brothas Be, Yo Like George

Anyone who knows me, knows I’m a huge fan of George Clinton / Parliament / Funkadelic and also heavily influenced by them. (Maybe not musically, but definitely spiritually). Because of that, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on George’s READ MORE…

Hasan Salaam Interview

Photo credit Jessica Siemens Photography I first crossed paths with Jersey emcee Hasan Salaam when The ILLZ was performing at local NYC venues in 2011. I’m glad to see him getting the shine he deserves – especially being an artist READ MORE…