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World P – “I Vibe Different” (Album Review)

World P is a 37 year old emcee based in Detroit, Michigan affiliated with Port Huron heavyweight Substance810 & this actually happens to be his full-length debut. The album kicks off with “Who Knew”, where World P opens about going from being locked up as a teenager to the man he is today over some grand piano melodies & finger-snapping. The next song “Dark Flower” shows off his storytelling skills over a cavernous beat while the track “Envy” talks about those who’re jealous of him over a Ba...
Tags: Reviews, Albums, Jazz, Bay Area, Bobby Smith, Detroit Michigan, Port Huron, World P

FNX – “The Universal Frequency” (Mixtape)

Rising Connecticut based underground Hip Hop artist FNX releases his new mixtape titled “The Universal Frequency“.  Follow him on Instagram @theofficialfnx.
Tags: Albums, Connecticut, Jazz, FNX

Berner & R-Mean Team Up For ‘The Warning’ Project

Featuring Styles P, Dave East, B-Real, and more.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Berner, R-mean

Bobby Burnham – “Means To An End” (Album Review)

When you think about artists who portray stuff in their music they can’t actually relate to, there are plenty of them in the waters. But for those artists who actually talk about true substance and paint pictures in your head while listening to the music,  they come one in a few, and Bobby Burnham is one of them. As a needle in the hast stack type of artist out of Manchester, NH. His name combines his dad’s first who passed away in 2018 and the town that he spent most of his childhood. ...
Tags: Reviews, Albums, Manchester, Jazz, Bobby, Bobby Burnham, Biggie Bobby

Mach-Hommy Shares New Project, ‘Mach’s Hard Lemonade’

Fair warning... it's not cheap (like, at all).
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Mach Hommy, Mach Hommy Shares New Project ` Mach

Barbaydose – “Future Reminiscent” (Album)

Rising Bay Area underground Hip Hop group Barbaydose releases their new album titled “Future Reminiscent“.  Follow them on Instagram @barbaydose. 
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Rising Bay Area, Barbaydose

JJ Sam – “Faded Realm” EP

Out of Lexington, KY rising underground Hip Hop artist JJ Sam releases his 2nd EP titled “Faded Realm“.  Follow him on Instagram @iamjjsam. 
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Lexington KY, JJ Sam

Sg603 – “Glitching The Matrix” (Album)

New Hampshire based Hip Hop trio Sg603 release their new highly-anticipated album titled “Glitching The Matrix”.  Follow them on Instagram @sg603music. 
Tags: Albums, New Hampshire, Jazz, Sg603

Chris Crack Drops ‘Good Cops Don’t Exist’ Project

The Chicago rapper's third album of the year.
Tags: Chicago, Albums, Jazz, Chris

J-Carter – “Hip-Hop Til I Die” (Album)

Veteran New Jersey based underground Hip Hop artist J-Carter releases his new colossal 48 track album titled “Hip-Hop Til I Die“.  Follow him on Instagram @jcarterrocks. 
Tags: Albums, New Jersey, Jazz, J-Carter

Felt – “Felt 4 U” (Album Review)

Felt is a duo consisting of underground veterans MURS & Slug. The pair made their debut in late 2002 with a self-titled full-length produced by The Grouch, but would step their game up a lot much more on their 2005 sophomore effort that featured front to back production from Ant. Last we heard from them was in ‘09 with a 3rd album that was entirely produced by Aesop Rock but after a dropping a loosie earlier this week, MURS & Slug are hooking back up with Ant to drop Felt 4 U out of nowhere. ...
Tags: Reviews, Albums, Jazz, Atmosphere, Murs, Aesop Rock, Felt

Aminé is in ‘Limbo’ On New Album

Featuring Young Thug, Summer Walker, J.I.D and more.
Tags: Albums, Amine, Jazz

Paloma Ford Releases ‘X Tapes’ EP

The Cali songstress returns after a four-year hiatus.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Paloma Ford

Tiana Major9 Shares ‘At Sixes And Sevens’ EP

The East Londoner makes her Motown debut.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Tiana, Tiana Major9

Shamon Cassette & Manny Megz – “NewDayNeWaveNewLife4Me” EP

Released in partnership with St Ides, the iconic malt liquor company, L.A.’s Shamon Cassette and Arizona producer Manny Megz link collab on this new 4-track EP, “NewDayNeWaveNewLife4Me“.  
Tags: Albums, Arizona, Jazz, St Ides, Shamon Cassette, Shamon Cassette amp, Manny Megz

Celinski & Shortfuze – “Mizery Muzik” EP

Check out this new EP titled “Mizery Muzik” by 25+ year Hip Hop veteran out of Greensboro, NC Celinski and Shortfuze.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Greensboro, Celinski, Shortfuze

RJmrLA Drops ‘Let Me Talk My Sh*t’ Project

With featuers from 1TakeJay, Bino Rideaux, TeeCee4800 & more.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Bino Rideaux, RJMrLA

DJ Hoppa – “Hoppa and Friends 2” (Album)

Panorama City veteran DJ Hoppa releases his star-studded sophomore album Hoppa and Friends 2.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Dj Hoppa, Hoppa, Panorama City

Vish-K – “Lucky Turned Favored” (EP Review)

With so many hot new artists coming out of Atlanta, GA right now, it’s the perfect time for Vish-K to follow suit and receive his seat at the top among the rest.  With his recent debut EP release “Lucky Turned Favored” the five-track project takes fans inside the emerging artist’s underworld adventures. Arising from the bottom, the project is a short but sweet effort that brings the artist on the rise sound to the masses. Starting off with a real heavy hitting single “Part of Me”, he decides if...
Tags: Reviews, Atlanta, Albums, Jazz, Jay Z Eminem, Vish K, Vish K His

Maestro & Mr. Aeks – “Sapodigo” (EP)

The San Jose underground is alive and breathing with the latest release by Maestro Gamin and Mr. Aeks “Sapodigo” EP. Produced by Mr. Aeks for Alum Rock Records with raps by Maestro Gamin for King Trade Supreme. Available on most streaming and digital music platforms.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, San Jose, Bay Area, Maestro, Maestro Gamin, Aeks, Matt Gamin, Mr Aeks, King Trade Supreme Available

Only Built 4 Cuban Linx Released 25 Years Ago by Raekwon

  The Wu Tang Clan became instant hip hop stars when they released the 36 Chambers album. Afterwards, just about every member released a solo project. Method Man, Ghostface, GZA and ODB went on to drop solo joints after the 36 Chambers album. 25 years ago today, Raekwon dropped one of the greatest hip hop albums ever. Only Built 4 Cuban Linx or the Purple Tape changed the game when it dropped. They called it the Purple Tape because the cassette tape was purple, which was different from the oth...
Tags: Music, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Odb, Wu Tang Clan, Linx, Wu, Raekwon, Rainy Dayz, Purple Tape, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx, Cappadonna Cappadonna, ODB Nas, Cappadonna Glaciers, Cappadonna Wu Gambinos

Anuahyahu – “Still I Rise” (Album)

Rising Minneapolis, MN based underground Hip Hop artist Anuahyahu releases his new highly-anticipated album titled “Still I Rise”.  Follow him on Instagram @anuahyahu. 
Tags: Minneapolis, Albums, Jazz, Anuahyahu

How one moonshot VC approaches investing in the COVID-19 era 

Take one glance at Playground Global’s portfolio and a theme emerges: The firm’s investments are forward-looking, longer-term plays, a strategy that runs counter to the fast-return ethos that permeates certain Silicon Valley sectors. The Palo Alto-based VC firm is banking on the future with investments in capital-intensive and technically complex pursuits, including robotics, autonomous driving, metallic 3D printing and infrastructure. It’s an investment strategy that isn’t for the faint of h...
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