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By  |  11.07.2013  | 
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On October 28th, YC The Cynic performed at a Red Bull Sound Select event at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn.

By  |  08.12.2013  |  Interviews

DJ, producer, rapper, former Fat Beats store intern turned manager. Wisconsin born, but New York primed Audible Doctor shares all of these titles, plus many more.

bryant dope
By  |  04.19.2013  |  Interviews

Big Pun, Lil Wayne, Slick Rick; all monikers that capture the sound, style or even stature of an MC. Bryant Dope is a name you can add to that list.

johnny polygon
By  |  03.04.2013  |  Interviews

For Johnny Polygon, a guy whose just-got-out-of-bed look is nothing less than a trademark, keeping things organic is key.

kami de chukwu
By  |  02.11.2013  |  Interviews

In case you took residence under a rock throughout all of last year, you’ll know that Chicago’s a bit of a hotbed for rap music right now.

By  |  01.02.2013  |  Interviews

You have to have patience to be a hip-hop fan. Our favorite rappers have a skill for leaving us in almost tatters and tears before giving us that elusive album (hey Dre, hurry yo ass up).

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By  |  11.19.2012  |  Interviews

They may call the sunny city of Phoenix home, but Full|REBEL|Jacket, the duo comprised of G (originally from Dallas, Texas) and Q (hailing from Anchorage, Alaska), evoke pure, unadulterated nostalgia of that Southern hip-hop of old.

By  |  10.10.2012  |  Interviews

Not many artists can claim to have worked with the prolific Stones Throw producer/emcee and one-half of Gangrene (alongside The Alchemist) Oh No, let alone having collaborated with him on a full-length album.

By  |  08.03.2012  |  AudioAudio Interviews

For the latest episode of The Combat Jack show, the PNC Radio massive are joined with Mobb Deep’s Havoc.

By  |  06.04.2012  |  Interviews

With a new project In My Mind hitting iTunes tomorrow, Nottz took a quick break from the lab to answer some questions and fill us in on what’s new in the world of “your favorite producer’s favorite producer.”

Greg Grease – “Forward”



If you’ve managed to get this far during the week, you probably deserve a break. And what good timing to introduce Greg Grease‘s latest video for “Forward”, a stripped down, less-is-more banger that doesn’t need to be overdramatic to get it’s point across. Directed by Adam Dunn as a part of his #LABB (Lights and a Backdrop) series, the visuals are as minimalistic as it gets, allowing the Grease, his DJ and his turntable to play centre stage. Check it out and be sure to pick up Greg Grease’s Black King Cole EP if you don’t already own it.


  1. Blu & Nottz (feat. Rashad) – “End of the World”
  2. CJ Fly (feat. A La $oul & Phife Dawg) – “Seek Well”
  3. Boldy James (feat. Earl Sweatshirt, Da$h & Domo Genesis) – “Reform School” (prod. by The Alchemist)
  4. Danny Brown (feat. Scrufizzer) – “Dubstep”
  5. Black Milk – “Dismal”
  6. Alterbeats (feat. Guilty Simpson & The Rockness Monstah) – “Fruit Punch”
  7. Snow Tha Product (feat. CyHi The Prynce) – “Hold You Down”
  8. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Harold’s”
  9. Childish Gambino – “Yaphet Kotto”
  10. Stan Ipcus – “Wifey Material”
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