Hip Hop

Summer Jams And Assorted Preserves

September 6, 2012

How is it that everyone manages to pull their definitive ‘summer mix’ outta their assholes when they haven’t yet been through a summer of mixin’ it up? Don’t bother answering, it’s rhetorical. Xylos – Summerlong Kishi Bashi – Manchester Chairlift – I Belong In Your Arms The Neighbourhood – Sweater Weather alt-J (∆) Breezeblocks Now, [...]

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South Ko-Real

August 1, 2012

Almost 10 million views and maybe this slipped past your radar. Translation: Asia is bigger than us all. (Everything I could do to not type some Team America accent or a Kim Jong Illness-type gag but, that’s not what I’m about. No R’s for L’s, just art for art’s sake. I mean, just look at [...]

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Australia: “So Keen For A Punch-Up, We Beat Our Vegetables Into A Fine Brown Paste!”

March 28, 2012

A little wordy for a tourism slogan. How bout; Australia: “Take A Relaxed Approach To Getting Off Yr Arse And Getting Your Own Effing Grog, Ya Dill.” Maybe; Australia: “Shit House But Homely.”* (*Nah, yeah but, it’s a ripper.) I can’t fathom why anyone’d be interested in what I was listening to while driving around [...]

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Stop Climbing The Doomtree

November 23, 2011

Get the new Doomtree record and tell your black friends you “get it” now.

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