Our favorite podcast Where’s My 40 Acres invited our resident Hip Hop aficionado DJ Fusion to discuss at length Jay Z’s latest Magna Carta Holy Grail. Press play and see what they have to say. I will tell you this they go pretty deep with this review. FANTASTIC review!!!
Album: Songversation Artist: India.Arie Genre: R&B/Reggae/Pop Sounds like: New Headwrap, Same Old Thing Reviewer: Hex When Denver born songstress India.Arie burst on the scene in 2001 with her styled mix of R&B and reggae she seemed like a breath of fresh air. Her distinctive voice and lyrical messages of positivity and love were hard [...]
Album: Great Gatsby Soundtrack Artist: A bunch of folks Genre: every genre in the universe Sounds Like: not enough effort Reviewers: Bef, Hex, Phenomblak and DJ Fusion Again 2 worlds have collided in the blogsphere. OHN Music Staff and Where’s My 40 Acres Leader Phenomblak got together to discuss the much hyped Great Gatsby Soundtrack. [...]
If you don’t take your burnt match lookin’ ass on somewhere! So after I don’t know how long months maybe, this fool finally decides to “apologize” for the highly offensive Emmett Till reference in some song. Read his apology: Dear Till Family: As a recording artist, I have always been interested in word play. My [...]
Artist: Will.I.Am Album: #willPOWER Genre: Dance/Pop/Electro/EDM/Hip-Hop Sounds Like: a stale bowl of Black Eyed Peas with a side dish of Old Man At The Club that next to no extra seasonings can save (2 out of 5; only worth copping the full album when it’s on sale cheap as hell AND you’re a die-hard fan, [...]
Artist: Lil’ Wayne Album: I’m Not A Human Being II Genre: Hip-Hop Sounds Like: a mismash of meh rapper bars only remotely saved from swerving into Total Audio Bulls*** Lane by competent to damn cool production (2.5 out of 5; only worth copping the full album when it’s on sale or you’re a die-hard fan; [...]
Album: Delta machine Artist: Depeche Mode Genre: Pop/Alternative Sounds like: Is this a return to form, or is it a heartfelt goodbye? Reviewer: Hex In a lot of ways — modern pop music is electronic. From the squeals and wub-wubs of dubstep, to the glitch beats that permeate so much of Hip Hop and [...]