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Hillsboro, Texas Hip Hop Artist J’Moris’s Grind is Strong on Bouncy New Street-Wise Banger “Off the Porch”

Hillsboro, Texas Hip Hop Artist J’Moris’s Grind is Strong on Bouncy New Street-Wise Banger “Off the Porch” Off the porch. Enigmatic Hillsboro, Texas Hip Hop Artist J’Moris crafts punchy, authentic Southern Rap shaped by sly street smarts and a love for the hustle. His first new music since 2020’s full-length album “Blac February”, “Off the Porch” is a certified...

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Mental Health in Hip Hop: Minneapolis Rapper Farr Well Advocates For Change on New “Hard Pill to Swallow” EP

Mental Health in Hip Hop: Minneapolis Rapper Farr Well Advocates For Change on New “Hard Pill to Swallow” EP Straight from the heart of Minneapolis, artist, rapper, activist and community leader Farr Well is nothing less than a man with a mission on new “Hard Pill to Swallow” EP. Art doesn’t get more urgent or necessary than this....

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State of the Industry Address

State of the Industry Address: Taking a look at the music industry and counter-culture as we head into another decade. by Jon C. Ireson Where are we now? Where…are…we…now? I’m Jon Ireson and this is to be a “State of the Industry” address, taking a look at where music is as we are about to...

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The Best New Rap, Trap and Hip Hop – Our Music Discovery Playlist on Spotify

Follow our Curated Rap, Trap and Hip Hop Spotify playlist and play us on shuffle! We introduce high quality unsigned artists to listeners alongside major acts. Hear Future, Freddie Gibbs and Gucci Mane next to rising stars like J’Moris and Young Goats. 1 Black Power – Ant Tha Giant 2 Lucid – Cw Allen 3...

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6 Great Music-Based Movies

Music based movies are popular with just about any music fan. 6 Great Music-Based Movies The Blues Brothers The classic ‘will they make enough money in time to save the local service’ movie, “The Blues Brothers” is a classic offering for this genre, managing to combine action, comedy and music for a perfect amalgamation. It’s a...

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7 of 2015’s best LPs

2015 has been a blast for music thus far, with some iconic moments and performances, here’s some of the year’s choice LP’s thus far… Kendrick Lamar: To Pimp a Butterfly Kendrick Lamar might be dangerously close to becoming hip-hop’s next global superstar. His third LP, To Pimp A Butterfly goes above and beyond what was expected of the...

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Tramlines Festival Preview 2015

Say the word ‘festival’ and you might think of vast green fields with a clump of stages, crumpled cans of apple cider and a pulsating, never-ending soundtrack for a weekend of fun. Well one of a new wave of festivals, city festivals to be precise, is upcoming, from July 24th-26th Tramlines Festival in Sheffield, UK....

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7 reasons why Reading and Leeds Festival 2015 will rock!

It’s one of the biggest festivals in the United Kingdom outside of Glastonbury, often regarded as the closer to the summer season of music weekenders in the country and always, ALWAYS has a diverse range of acts on show, yes, ladies and gentlemen, it’s Reading and Leeds festival and here’s why it will rule again...

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Y Not Festival, a UK festival on the rise

There’s a small festival in the heart of rural Derbyshire, England that is growing into something truly special. Y Not is said festival, a weekender that celebrates its 10th birthday this year and promises to be deliver diverse, exhilarating performances. The line-up has always been fairly eclectic in Matlock, with past headliners including British grime...

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The 7 Most Anticipated Albums of 2015

We’re already a quarter of the way through the year, where does the time go really?! More and more of the new material that has been promised by a bunch of musicians, some established, some fresh on the scene, is dropping. We’ve already had albums from the likes of Drake, Kendrick Lamar and Death Grips...

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Top 7 Songs of 2015 So Far

As a three months for music, 2015 has contributed lots to the zeitgeist; between Kanye ‘jokingly’ attempting to take Beck’s Grammy from him, to Kanye’s Brit Awards performance being heavily censored and Kanye’s…you get the picture. While the infamous rapper might just feature on this mini-countdown (I’ll keep you in suspense for just a little...

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