Tag Archives: Hip Hop

AN ALBUM (OR TWO) IN MY HEAD (0061)

If you’re new to this series, be warned that my musical taste is all over the map, and many of the albums you’ll see here will not be covered by mainstream media. Kendrick Lamar, an artist whose album is featured this … Continue reading

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BIGGIE’S ‘READY TO DIE’ AT 20 – THE REMIX

View this post on Instagram Happy Born Day, B.I.G…. #Biggie A post shared by Baye Kambui (@bkambui) on May 21, 2014 at 6:46am PDT Wax Poetics—one of the few music magazines I think matters these days—and WhoSampled‘s DJ Chris Reed … Continue reading

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JAZE BAQTI – FORWARD

    “Forward” by French producer Jaze Baqti. I dig how he freaked that Rotary Connection sample…

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THE DUCK WHO LAUNCHED A THOUSAND DISS TRACKS

      (Laughing) Well, you KNOW by now that rapper Kendrick Lamar’s last name is Duckworth, right? I have to give the young man credit if his master plan was to make news headlines, get a rap mogul or … Continue reading

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FIVE FIERY FELA REMIXES

    Fela Kuti’s music offers an outrageously large and flexible canvas for remixers to play with, and while I can’t verify that Stamp the Wax identified the absolute best five Fela remixes released to the world, you should trust that … Continue reading

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