#BandcampGold- Malibu Ken by Malibu Ken (Aesop Rock & Tobacco)

#BandcampGold- Malibu Ken by Malibu Ken (Aesop Rock & Tobacco) by Dan-O It is pretty unreal how the narrative around Aesop Rock has changed. When Bazooka Tooth was taking the underground by storm in 2003 the debate was heated. On one side the die-hards were unrelenting in their belief that NO ONE equals his mastery ofContinue reading “#BandcampGold- Malibu Ken by Malibu Ken (Aesop Rock & Tobacco)”

Five Song Guide to Weird Prince Music

Five Song Guide to Weird Prince Music by Dan-O Everybody loves Prince. I am not gonna waste full sentences telling you what makes 1999 or Purple Rain great. That is on you to figure out. One of the great things about Prince is how much crazy stuff he has out there and how darn good it is. All ofContinue reading “Five Song Guide to Weird Prince Music”

Mixtape Review-Savage Holidays by Boosie Badazz

Mixtape Review-Savage Holidays by Boosie Badazz by Dan-O Savage Holidays is the greatest Christmas rap album of all time. The ability of Boosie to be able to take his superpower (turning painful stories/imagery into stadium sized anthems) and apply it to the holiday season is nothing short of exhilarating. It is not just his pain either. At the endContinue reading “Mixtape Review-Savage Holidays by Boosie Badazz”