Interview: Funkmaster Wiz

While songs about drug use and lyrics meant to shock audiences are common place today, in the early 1980’s they were unheard of. Enter emcee Funkmaster Wiz, best known for his single “Crack it Up / Can’t You Take a READ MORE…

Royce da 5’9 – PRhyme (Ill Tal Remix)

Honestly, I’m not usually one for remix contests. In a lot of cases, the voting is done through Facebook so they turn into popularity contests or can be fixed all together. HOWEVER, I couldn’t pass up an opportunity to remix READ MORE…

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…