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ASAP Rocky


The next “next hip-hop star,” born and raised in Harlem, inspired to rap by his brothers murder, influenced by the Harlem based Diplomats (the likes of Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, and Cam’ron), ASAP (or A$AP) Rocky … Read More

Creativity or Inspiration


Creativity: such an interesting concept, especially in music. Time and time again do we see or hear some “coincidences” of similarities in riffs, lyrics, or song names. There are only so many words in the … Read More

SAMPLE SUNDAY: Snoop Dogg’s Santa Claus Goes Straight To The Ghetto


Short, but sweet.. today’s Sample Sunday is of course dedicated to one of my favorite Christmas Songs – Snoop Dogg’s Santa Claus Goes Straight To The Ghetto, featuring Daz Dillinger, Nate Dogg, Tray Deee and … Read More

Indie Holiday Music | 2011


In the spirit of the winter season, whether your celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali, Kwanzaa or any other holiday I may have forgotten about, chances are that over the past month you’ve heard your fair share … Read More

SAMPLE SUNDAY: MF Doom’s Gas Drawls


Today I came across a Sample Sunday post I wrote earlier in the year on De La Soul’s Eye Know track which samples a Steely Dan track. I felt like sharing with you guys another … Read More

Childish Gambino – Heartbeat (Violin Cover)


Childish Gambino is another one of those artists that we couldn’t get enough of this year here at TBT. I always find it funny to think that the first time I came across Donald Glover, … Read More

Consequence – Public Eye (It’s The Cons Version)

One of my favorite artists of this past decade (and some) has officially left one of my favorite labels (G.O.O.D Music). Although this isn’t new news (being a week or more old) I just wanted … Read More

E-Dubble – Changed My Mind

Just a couple days ago, one of my favorite lesser-known musicians came out with a great new track that he is considering to be a “single”. Now i really don’t understand why it is a … Read More

SAMPLE SUNDAY: Summer Time

Friday was one of the first days here in Toronto that we got some real May weather, and it was about time we did too… lately it’s been a bit chilly and it’s really been … Read More

OFWGKTA Concert Review – The Troubadour (Los Angeles)

So yesterday the evil genius Marc over at Mostly Junkfood was one of the lucky few to get to see Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All play their exclusive show at the Troubadour.  Seriously … Read More