#SampleSnitch-You are Who You Sample: Isley Brothers to UGK

#SampleSnitch-You are who you sample: Isley Brothers to UGK by Dan-O If a rapper who produces is selecting the same artist to sample over the course of their career you start to see the connection. The latest example is Kanye West and Nina Simone (http://www.vinylmeplease.com/magazine/kanye-west-sings-blues/ great in depth article on that) the two¬†share that kindContinue reading “#SampleSnitch-You are Who You Sample: Isley Brothers to UGK”

#Bandcampgold-Triple Fat Lice by Homeboy Sandman & Aesop Rock

Bandcampgold-Triple Fat Lice by Homeboy Sandman & Aesop Rock by Dan-O It comes out of nowhere in the most assured, thick New York accent “I didn’t vote I already got enough sticka’s.”By the time it hits my ears I’m letting out an audible OOOO making bitter beer face in public. I stare at my phoneContinue reading “#Bandcampgold-Triple Fat Lice by Homeboy Sandman & Aesop Rock”

#BandcampGold-A Common Wonder by Amerigo Gazaway, Stevie Wonder & Common

#BandcampGold-A Common Wonder by Amerigo Gazaway, Stevie Wonder, & Common By Dan-O Amerigo Gazaway is the best mash up dude in the world right now because when he picks two artists he doesn’t just jam them together he weaves them together. He’s paired Fela Kuti with De La Soul, Mos Def with Marvin Gaye allContinue reading “#BandcampGold-A Common Wonder by Amerigo Gazaway, Stevie Wonder & Common”

Mixtape Review-Jugg King by Young Scooter

Mixtape Review-Jugg King by Young Scooter by Dan-O From afar I like Young Scooter. When I think about how much trap has changed and how much Scooter’s new mixtape Jugg King is right in the pocket of F.B.G. The Movie mixtape from 2013 my overactive mind wanders. Does Scooter see these new happier trappers andContinue reading “Mixtape Review-Jugg King by Young Scooter”