BOOM BAP FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2016 LINE-UP

Boom Bap Festival returns this year, and while summer may feel like a distant prospect, the UK’s biggest Hip Hop festival announces the first artists to grace their 2016 line-up.  The United States are represented by R.A the Rugged Man, A-F-R-O and Da$h, but this year it’s all about the UK: “This year, we wanted to bring it all…

EARL SWEATSHIRT – I DON’T LIKE SHIT, I DON’T GO OUTSIDE

After dropping ‘Grief’ last week, Earl Sweatshirt releases his follow-up to 2013’s ‘Doris‘, ‘I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside: An Album By Earl Sweatshirt’.  Everything about this release smacks of disaffection; whether it’s the scratchy, lo-fi beats, the agoraphobic album title [and indeed it’s awkward length] or Earl’s frankly pissed off flow.  In terms of…