Category Archives: hip-hop

Dr. Octagon announce 1st LP in 20+ years + share lead single ‘Octagon Octagon’

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Dr. Octagon have shared their first song in over 20 years with its original line-up of Dan The Automator, Kool Keith and DJ Qbert. Octagon Octagon utilizes Keith’’s timeless, off-kilter cadences to relay everything from Octagon’’s shameless branding to his kinkiest shenanigans. It is a return to form for the project, sounding as fresh today as it did back in 1996…. Read more »

Kid Koala announces ‘Floor Kids Original Video Game Soundtrack’

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Visionary scratch DJ and producer Kid Koala (aka Eric San) announces the ‘Floor Kids Original Video Game Soundtrack’ set for release on April 27th via Arts & Crafts. The album features 42 tracks and 71 minutes of original instrumental hip-hop and break music from the award-winning video game ‘Floor Kids’, adding another dimension to the universe of multimedia projects San… Read more »

Reindeer shares gritty video for ‘Description of a Struggle’

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Experimental South-London artist Reindeer shares the gritty video for Description of a Struggle, lifted from the genre-bending debut album ‘Field Reports from the Western Lands’ due 30th March via Anette Records. Watch the video clip via YouTube below. After almost a decade in the making, James Reindeer’s first official full-length solo debut, Field Reports from the Western Lands, arrives appropriately… Read more »

Ho99o9 share surprise Halloween release ‘Neighborhood Watch’

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Los Angeles-based rap-punk duo Ho99o9 have premiered their latest track Neighborhood Watch – check it out here. Neighborhood Watch is a surprise Halloween release via IHC 1NFINITY from IHEARTCOMIX, the 1st record label with a shared music video universe, and follows the band’s debut album ‘United States of Horror’. Comprised of New Jersey natives Yeti Bones and theOGM, Ho99o9 mix punk, hardcore, and… Read more »

Method Man & Redman to headline Toronto’s Festival of Beer Friday night

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Toronto's Festival of Beer

The iconic hip-hop duo and founding members of rap super groups Wu-Tang Clan and Def Squad, Method Man & Redman will make their return to Toronto this summer at Toronto’s Festival of Beer, with a supporting performance by Canadian hip-hop pioneer Saukrates. On Friday, July 28th, both Method Man and Redman otherwise known as Funk Doctor Spock and Johnny Blaze will headline the Bandshell Stage, Exhibition Place, with Saukrates… Read more »