Video: Danny Brown- Jay-Dee’s Revenge

I stopped myself from re-watching a video by the latest polarizing “rapper” (who’s name is already big enough on the blogosphere) to watch this new video from Danny Brown that has me easily and uncontroversial won over.  How could a track like this go wrong?  With Detroit’s hottest current rapper over a beat from Detroit’s most legendary producer, ‘Jay-Dee’s Revenge’ is as …

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mp3: The Interest Group- The Boys and The Girls

To combat my endless blogging-fueled cycle of lo-fi beats, lo-fi pop and experimental hip-hop I’ve started turning to some of the older music in my collection for peace of mind.  While I was happy to spend time rediscovering bands like Led Zeppelin and Guided by Voices this sound from The Interest Group fits right in with my retro refresh.  ‘The …

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mp3: White Arrows- Roll Forever

I honestly can’t remember the last indie-rock group that has been as consistently awesome as White Arrows without uses layers of reverb and other “nostalgic effects”.  Tracks like their latest, ‘Roll Forever’, remind me of how I felt when listening to Phoenix a few years back.  Their sound isn’t all that unique or different, but they have a knack for …

pkelly94mp3: White Arrows- Roll Forever