#BandcampGold-Ferret by Dominic and The Lucid

#BandcampGold-Ferret by Dominic and The Lucid The most terrifying thing I’ve ever encountered as an artist is falling out of my groove. Everyone gets to that place in life where they realize that their creative process doesn’t need to be perfect it just has to make sense for what you are doing. Once you doContinue reading “#BandcampGold-Ferret by Dominic and The Lucid”

Nihilism in Rap Music: 2pac Shakur-Me Against The World

by Dan-O This is more of an FYI. I don’t like to bother freemusicempire readers with my other projects but I do co-host a philosophy podcast called The Overly Examined Life where we take subjects in real life that may not be deeply analyzed and fully explore them. Nihilism in Rap was really my babyContinue reading “Nihilism in Rap Music: 2pac Shakur-Me Against The World”

Mixtape Review-Lil Boat by Lil Yachty

Mixtape Review-Lil Boat by Lil Yachty by Dan-O The second most tiresome argument in hip hop (intrinsically connected to the first-the street authenticity argument) is definitely the “___ is not hip hop!” argument. The hip hop v. rap argument is a subset of this. While it is logically unnerving like driving a friend around inContinue reading “Mixtape Review-Lil Boat by Lil Yachty”