mp3: Body Cheetah – Mudd Puddle

One of the most unique contributions we had to our Nutmeg State of Mind charity compilation was from CT native Body Cheetah with his track “Sylybelle”.  Body Cheetah managed to succeed at doing everything that I’ve always hoped to hear from alt-R&Ber How to Dress Well.  While Body Cheetah’s falsetto croon and r&b influenced songwriting will draw comparisons to Tom …

pkelly94mp3: Body Cheetah – Mudd Puddle

mp3: Chef the Chef – Fancy Clown

It’s no secret that Madvillainy is one of the most highly regarded releases in abstract and underground hip-hop and something that has left an incredible mark on the face of hip-hop today.  On that perfect album, my favorite track has always been “Fancy Clown” so I was honestly skeptical when I saw that Ghost Row spitter Chef the Chef was …

pkelly94mp3: Chef the Chef – Fancy Clown

mp3: Ghost Row – Curtain Call

Despite the lack of a rich hip-hop scene coming from Connecticut, Ghost Row continue to earn the title of CT’s finest with their newest track “Curtain Call”.  Ever since their first mixtape, Chef and Color Plus have only been getting better at melding their styles and Cheap Thrillz showed off an incredibly confident Chef with the ability to create effortlessly …

pkelly94mp3: Ghost Row – Curtain Call

mp3: AceMo – Daydream… I’m Here For You…

Ever since I first started following the NY based electronic collective Makoshine, CT based producer AceMo has been a clear standout.  Whether he’s experimenting with ambient recordings or working with blog favorite Sidewalk Kal, AceMo has managed to carve out his own distinctive sound in the cluttered land of soundcloud producers.  “Daydream… I’m Here for You…” is AceMo’s newest track …

pkelly94mp3: AceMo – Daydream… I’m Here For You…