JARED EVAN X STATIK SELEKTAH – BOOM BAP & BLUES

Relative newcomer Jared Evan teams up with legendary New York DJ/Producer Statik Selektah for his laid-back album debut.  It would be so easy to dismiss Evans as another wannabe Justin Timberlake, flirting with Hip Hop for popular appeal.  However, a combination of Evans’ lyrics, clever sampling, guest artists (Joey Bada$$ and Action Bronson included) reveal that…

ACTION BRONSON – STRICTLY FOR THE JEEPS

Harry Fraud’s excellent sampling on the production gives this track an old-meets-new feel.  Bronson’s bars are on-point as always making this an absolute gem.  Here’s hoping these two will continue to collaborate and bring us more of the same. UPDATE: Action Bronson comes through with the visuals for this banger: expect jeeps, fat girls and…

CZARFACE (INSPECTAH DECK X 7L & ESOTERIC) – IT’S RAW

Old-school underground duo and all-round favourites 7L & Esoteric team up with Wu-Tang legend Inspectah Deck under the name ‘Czarface’ for an album due out Feb 19th.  This early release is a signal of their intent: it really is raw and in your face, an aesthetic which is more than complemented by Action Bronson’s approach.…