Phillip Mlynar's Posts
My Name Is My Name – Pusha T
Pusha T can call it a classic, but his solo debut falls short of its claims to greatness.
Restoring vintage tubes with RJD2
The producer talks equipment restoration and leaving behind sample-based music.
International Skyping with JJ Whitefield of Poets of Rhythm
A member of the German funk band talks digging in New Orleans and linking with DJ Shadow.
Armand Hammer, “Shark Fin Soup”
LL Cool J had a shark fin hat. Armand Hammer eat the predator in soup.
Main Attrakionz x Tynethys, “On1” (feat. Shady Blaze)
The Bay Area's cloud rap kids are back to relax.
Brownsville KA: from Natural Elements to a second life in rap
It took giving up dreams of a record deal to find his place as an independent emcee.
No Malice's new gospel post-Clipse
Former Clipse rapper talks about finding God and atoning for his sins on record.
Steel Tipped Dove's & A Whole Bunch Of Crazy Motherfuckers 1
NYC-based producer enlists crazy mo-fos like Open Mike Eagle, Big Baby Gandhi, and Lakutis.
Albert Einstein – Prodigy & Alchemist
Amid the blockbuster releases out and to come, Prodigy holds strong alongside Alchemist.
The smart ass black boy talks crowd-surfing, stray animals and his new record.
Into Doppelgangaz' black cloak lifestyle
Also premiering the group's video for "Barbiturates" off the HARK LP.
New New York – Bryant Dope
Bryant Dope falls short of reinvention and satisfying nostalgic ode to the Mecca.
Dopplegangaz re-releasing 2011's Lone Sharks
Dig deeper into the past for the origins of the black cloak lifestyle.
Ammbaataa – Ammbush
Ammbush’s solo rap debut lives up to the adage you can’t self diagnose weirdness.
Bitches Is Crazy, Influence
The Bronx chimes in to the resurgence of New York rap with a new crew of Beast Coasters.
Fat Tony, “I Shine”
Tony gets introspective and sneaks in his pro-stance on gay marriage. Bravo.