A Tribe Called Quest Sydney Mural By Mistery

Following the exciting news that “We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service” is now available for pre-order A Tribe Called Quest have begun posting some incredible murals from around the world to their Instagram. Included is a brilliant creation from Sydney artist Mistery. The group will continue posting murals from around the world including another brilliant design from Melbourne. Pre-Order  ||  Official  ||  Instagram Continue reading A Tribe Called Quest Sydney Mural By Mistery

A Tribe Called Quest Announce 25th Anniversary Release Of Debut Album

A Tribe Called Quest and Sony Music Entertainment have announced a special 25th anniversary edition collection of the group’s classic debut album, Peoples’ Instinctive Travels And The Paths Of Rhythm, which will be released on Friday November 13th, 2015.   … Continue reading A Tribe Called Quest Announce 25th Anniversary Release Of Debut Album

Today In Hip-Hop: A Tribe Called Quest Releases ‘The Low End Theory’

1991: Few albums have earned the reputation that A Tribe Called Quest’s The Low End Theory has enjoyed. In the 23 years since the album’s release, The Low End Theory is one of hip-hop’s most celebrated and enduring artistic achievements, continuing to win fans over with the album’s laid-back jazzy vibes, conversational lyrics and mellow cool. The album was Tribe’s second effort after already building a respected reputation after the release of their debut album, People’s Instinctive Travels & The Paths Of Rhythms, a year prior. In the advent of the release, the group were often asked by interviewers if … Continue reading Today In Hip-Hop: A Tribe Called Quest Releases ‘The Low End Theory’

The Grandmaster Flash Collection Track By Track

One of the biggest and greatest hip-hop DJ’s Grandmaster flash has recently released a compilation album and has given a track by track review of why he plays certain songs. The album features songs from legends such as Nas, A Tribe Called Quest, the Sugar Hill Gang, Eric B and Rakim and a host of more classic hip-hop tracks from some of the greats. Grandmaster Flash does a track by track selection on Afrika Bambaataa – Planet Rock, Nas – The World Is Yours, Rob Base & DJ ez Rock – It Takes Two, Eminem – Lose Yourself, A Tribe … Continue reading The Grandmaster Flash Collection Track By Track

DJ Chris Read – Notorious BIG ‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape

This Saturday (13th September) marks the 20th Anniversary of the release of one of hip hop’s all time classic albums, The Notorious BIG‘s seminal Bad Boy Records debut LP ‘Ready to Die’. In celebration of Biggie’s massive classic, 1994’s Ready to Die, DJ Chris Read, Wax Poetics and WhoSampled present the Notorious BIG ‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape! If you can remember going to a real record store and buying this on vinyl when it came out twenty years ago, congratulations, you’re old like us! (RIP, Beat Street Records, Brooklyn!) Well, anyway, you’re welcome, hip-hop fans.  Don’t forget to … Continue reading DJ Chris Read – Notorious BIG ‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape

Souls Of Mischief All You Got Is Your Word feat. Snoop Dogg

Just the other day, Souls of Mischief released the music video for title track single, There Is Only Now, premiered by Billboard. This is the first video from the Oakland collective’s upcoming album, There Is Only Now, due to drop on August 15, 2014. The album was produced entirely by multi-instrumentalist and renowned producer Adrian Younge and will serve as the inaugural release for his newly launched label, Linear Labs. The song is available for purchase both through iTunes and as a 7″ single with the accompanying b-side, All You Got Is Your Word. Also currently available for pre-sale are … Continue reading Souls Of Mischief All You Got Is Your Word feat. Snoop Dogg

Souls Of Mischief Announce 6th Album “There Is Only Now”

Legendary hip-hop group Souls of Mischief announce that they’re releasing a conceptual collaboration with renowned producer and multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge entitled There Is Only Now on Adrian’s newly launched record label, Linear Labs on August 15th, 2014. Inspired by a near-fatal incident involving group members A-Plus, Opio, Tajai, and Phesto early in their careers, the unique and cinematic crime tale creatively and expertly weaves stories of love, loss, and revenge throughout the entire album. Set in 1994, There is Only Now serves as a bookend to two decades of music since the release of their seminal debut album, ’93 Til … Continue reading Souls Of Mischief Announce 6th Album “There Is Only Now”