Track Reviews- Avi Buffalo “What’s It In For?”

Avi Buffalo is a new band signed by Sub Pop who have recently released a 7″ that I have not heard many people talking about.  The title-track off the album starts off immediately separating themselves from other indie artists with their vocalist.  The singer channels a voice reminiscent of the golden days of folk.  Their myspace even acknowledges their influences …

pkelly94Track Reviews- Avi Buffalo “What’s It In For?”

Track Reviews- Julian Casablancas “I Wish It Was Christmas Today”

I previously posted that Julian Casablancas had covered the SNL cristmas classic which can be watched here.  For his tribute Casablancas has decided to flesh out the short 1 and a half minute song into 3 minutes of garage rock.  Although the song starts shaky with Casablancas struggling to imitate the original’s deep gruffy voice.  However he finds his place …

pkelly94Track Reviews- Julian Casablancas “I Wish It Was Christmas Today”

Jay Electronica’s Christmas Present to All

Jay Electronica just announced that his project Act II: Patents of Nobility will be dropping on December 25th Christmas Day.  This is sure to please all of the starving Jay Electronica fans out there. P.S.  In related news Lupe Fiasco will not be dropping the Friend of the People mixtape on Christmas, and possibly not at all.

tccarr14Jay Electronica’s Christmas Present to All

New Das Racist Video “Rainbow in the Dark”

Here is the great new video for Das Racist’s “Rainbow in the Dark” Although this video is sfw you do see pubes so just a warning. [vodpod id=Groupvideo.4246256&w=425&h=350&fv=mediaId%3Dcac07cc1654543a48d9ce8d085412899%26playerForm%3D88a26316a62d4655a806dda0da4e95ca%26%3Dtrue] more about "New Das Racist Video “Rainbow in the …", posted with vodpod

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Rolling Stone’s Best Songs and Albums of 2009

Rolling Stone has always seemed conflicted on their year end lists.  You can tell that they want to be hip while playing to their older audience.  That is why it is no suprise that U2′s terribly average new album landed the top spot this year in both song and album categories.  I do appreciate their recognition of Dirty Projectors at …

pkelly94Rolling Stone’s Best Songs and Albums of 2009

Wale – Thank You Freestyle

Wale freestyles over Thank You from Jay-Z’s The Blueprint 3. Download HERE

tccarr14Wale – Thank You Freestyle

Strong Arm Steady – Two Pistols (Prod. Madlib)

I <3 Madlib and Stonesthrow Records.  Madlib brings some crazy production as always, and the Strong Arm Steady boys put it to good use.  You can download the album In Search of Stony Jackson now, but if you want to get the vinyl with this awesome album art, Stonesthrow is dropping it around the beginning of the new year. Download …

tccarr14Strong Arm Steady – Two Pistols (Prod. Madlib)