Song Of The Year-Unconditional Love by Esperanza Spalding

Song Of The Year-Unconditional Love by Esperanza Spalding by Dan-O   Of all the potential large scale album productions we’ve seen from huge names across many genres only two 2016 albums resonate with me this year. Flatbush Zombies released the brilliant 3001: A Laced Odyssey with brazen insane verses, lots of interesting subject matter, andContinue reading “Song Of The Year-Unconditional Love by Esperanza Spalding”

Mixtape Review-Drunk Uncle by N.O.R.E.

Mixtape Review-Drunk Uncle by N.O.R.E. by Dan-O I am a pretty passionate hip hop head. I hate pet peeve artists I’ve never met worse than family or friends that have slighted me, but I’ve never really had an opinion on N.O.R.E. Never been able to call him wack because he swings in on tracks andContinue reading “Mixtape Review-Drunk Uncle by N.O.R.E.”

#Bandcampgold review-Hella Personal Film Festival by Open Mike Eagle & Paul White

#Bandcampgold review-Hella Personal Film Festival  by Open Mike Eagle & Paul White by Dan-O Dark Comedy put Open Mike Eagle on the map for a lot of listeners. While I still listen and enjoy that album it feels like a battle of Dark v. Comedy and in that sense Dark wins. By the time you hitContinue reading “#Bandcampgold review-Hella Personal Film Festival by Open Mike Eagle & Paul White”

Throwback Thursday-Lost Ya’ll Mind by Kilo Ali

Throwback Thursday-Lost Ya’ll Mind by Kilo Ali by Dan-O Netflix has a great documentary on Dungeon Family production team Organized Noize(The Art of Organized Noize) and its full of great old school southern rap name drops. I’ve been fascinated because because it feels like southern rap history is left to be the least explored outsideContinue reading “Throwback Thursday-Lost Ya’ll Mind by Kilo Ali”

Song Review-R.I.P.C.D by Flatbush Zombies produced by Erick Arc Elliott

Song Review-R.I.P.C.D by Flatbush Zombies produced by Erick Arc Elliott by Dan-O The easiest way to gauge the dopeness level of 3001: A Laced Odyssey by the Flatbush Zombies is to pay attention to the interludes. Listen to the gorgeous piano driven two minute suicide song Fly Away or the soulful head nodding Smoke BreakContinue reading “Song Review-R.I.P.C.D by Flatbush Zombies produced by Erick Arc Elliott”