• Tag: hip hop

    Video Views by JC: Duckwrth – Coming Closer ft. G.L.A.M and Julia Romana

    “Immediately welcomed into the fold of the zeitgeist, it’s his mutability that defines his artistry, with projects consistently popping up in films, commercials, TV series, and ad campaigns with notable regularity.” Check out our very own JC’s take on the new video from musical chameleon, Duckwrth “Coming Closer ft. G.L.A.M and Julia Romana”.

    VIDEO VIEWS BY JC: DJ SHADOW – ROCKET FUEL FEAT. DE LA SOUL

    The prodigal son of sampling Dj Shadow returns to throw some shade. If the title doesn’t tip you off, new album release Our Pathetic Age aims for dissonance – but falls short of disharmony. The massive double LP is split in two; Side 1 serving as an exploration into atmospheric instrumentals while Side 2 stunts […]

    VIDEO VIEWS BY JC: AITCH – BUSS DOWN FT. ZIEZIE

    Manchester native and comer-upper Harrison Armstrong is bringing a cheeky charm to the UK rap game. Like so many young musicians, Aitch (name taken from the first letter of his name) planted the seeds of his fandom on Youtube. His style reflects his roots, a schoolyard rapper with a jumpy flow. Recently hitting a million […]

    VIDEO VIEWS BY JC: GoldLink – Zulu Screams ft. Maleek Berry, Bibi Bourelly

    Rhythmic chanting fills a silence, followed closely by playful dance hall drums. Goldlink has reinvented himself again. “Right, I’m feeling like a brand new me,” he confirms, setting upon a lyrical ride with percussive precision. In new release Zulu Screams the juxtaposition of unexpected musical elements and vigorous rhythm is recognizable immediately, but there’s a […]

    VIDEO VIEWS BY JC: Injury Reserve – Jawbreaker (Feat. Rico Nasty & Pro Teens)

    The experimental Pop Rap group you’ve never heard of released a new video speaking directly to the Instagram generation, and they’re not mincing words. Jawbreaker by Injury Reserve is a straight on look at a streetwear fashion show, featuring their characteristic deadpan lyrical style over a minimalist musical score that sounds like it was created […]

    Video Views by JC: Gunna “One Call”

    Gunna – an up and coming at you fast rap artist, having already made a splash at Paris Fashion Week, is here to make another with his mermaid fantasy music video for single ‘One Call’. With a smooth trap beat buoying us up, it’s no stretch to see how Gunna is already sharing a stage […]