Tag Archive for mixtape

‘the combination made my eyes bleed’

Wugazi – 13 Chambers (self-released, 2011) Obviously this album layers Wu-Tang rhymes over Fugazi post-rock to create the ultimate tribute to the early 90’s.  What might not be so obvious before listening to the album is how well these diverse groups fit together.  Like Danger Mouse and Jaydiohead before them, Cecil Otter, Swiss Andy, Plain Ole Bill and Adam Constable… Read more →

Wugazi = Doomtree + Wu-Tang + Fugazi = Awesome

In these days when most are too jaded to even waste their time claiming ‘hip-hop is dead’, the Minneapolis-based Doomtree collective continue to put out exciting releases from P.O.S., Dessa and most recently Simms.  Today they leaked the first track off their Wugazi project.  Joining the likes of Danger Mouse‘s Grey Album and Jaydiohead‘s mixtapes, Sleep Rules Everything Around Me… Read more →

ILSUDH2 is on holiday in Cambodia, but left you with 16 albums for 16 days for 16 moods

ILSUHD2 will be on a posting hiatus for two weeks while on holiday in Cambodia and Thailand from March 26th – April 10th, but this does not mean you have to start listening to 106.7 KBPI or your city’s equivalent…we’ve got you covered! With all the interviews, features and live shows lately, we’ve gotten pretty behind on album recommendations.  We’re… Read more →

jj wants to kill you

jj – Kills (Sincerely Yours, 2010) There was a time when jj was an anonymous Swedish pop project that hid Lil’ Wayne lyrics under balaeric beats and were presented as nothing nothing than blood splattered marijuana leaves.  Blood on the cover was ironic at the time because the music was so quiet and the female voice so sweet, but the… Read more →

Those Pizza Hut/Taco Bell Guys Release Mixtape

Shut Up, Dude is the first collection of songs to be released from the East Coast meets West Coast duo Das Racist.  The self-described Art Rap/Freak Folk/World Music partnership between Brooklyn’s Himanshu Suri and San Francisco’s Victor Vazquez went viral last year when their Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell single hit the web. It was so stupid, and so… Read more →

Found Stuff:Mixtape – Enter The Magical Mystery Chambers

A mixtape that include 27 tracks of Wu-Tang acapellas over samples from Beatles songs.  Produced by Tom Caruana.  I haven’t actually listened to this all the way through or anything, but it sounds interesting from what I’ve heard.  It’s no Girl Talk, Jaydiohead or even Grey Album, but it’s the right price…free! Enter The Magical Mystery Chambers (via official website) Read more →