Reviews

RJ presents “OMMIO 3”

RJ presents “OMMIO 3”

RJ has done it again, with the blessing of street heat that is “OMMIO 3” the third installment to his OMMIO mixtape series. I’m pretty sure the studio he recorded this at is on fire because THIS IS STRAIGHT FIRE.  and “Came From Nothing” give us a walk through of what life was for the […]

Rosecrans Avenue Recap: Mobb Deep/Tha Dogg Pound & DJ Quik and Friends

Rosecrans Avenue Recap: Mobb Deep/Tha Dogg Pound & DJ Quik and Friends

Taking a break from my endeavors from the trap house and wedding mixes, I decided to keep it old school this week!  Here is a recap of yet another weekend filled with concerts. They don’t call March the month of madness for nothing. Let’s start with Mobb Deep and Tha Dogg Pound. I did not […]

ChinkyEyedLA’s Latin Nights Show Review

ChinkyEyedLA’s Latin Nights Show Review

Last Friday (1/29/2016), I was fortunate enough to attend a very dope Latino artist showcase at the M Bar in Boyle Heights. ChinkyeyedLA presented a show titled Latin Nights which was aimed at giving Latino hip-hop artists a platform to be seen and heard by supporters and potential supporters. The show was headlined by San […]

LNDN DRGS “Aktive” Free Album

LNDN DRGS “Aktive” Free Album

Duo LNDN DRGS comprised of Compton’s Jay Worthy and producer Sean House have made a fucking incredible sounding album. The production on “Aktive” is second to none, coupled with smooth as silk, slick talk from Jay makes for a string of outstanding records. The first half of the project has a house-pop vibe combined with […]

The Game “The Documentary 2.5” Album Review

The Game “The Documentary 2.5” Album Review

The Game has officially released his second disc of his new album, christened The Documentary 2.5. This is a very unorthodox album roll-out for the Compton emcee, dropping a double disc two separate weeks in a row, essentially two completely different albums he could have spaced out over a few months. However, we’re pretty happy […]

Joey Fatts’ “Grindin'”

Joey Fatts’ “Grindin'”

Before deleting it quickly from his Soundcloud account, Long Beach’s Joey Fatts brings us another banger from his upcoming Soul on Ice EP, “Grindin”. He takes a break from his self-production game to give Go Grizzly a shot, and it does not disappoint.His flow changes up a little bit, with faster wordplay and bars referencing […]