EARL SWEATSHIRT – SOLACE

Not long after releasing the superb ‘I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside’, Earl Sweatshirt releases ‘Solace’.  The project first came to light in an interview with NPR. “We set up a studio at my house and I did a little project real real fast,” he explained during the interview. “It’s called Solace. And that, I’m just…

PRHYME [DJ PREMIER X ROYCE DA 5’9] – PRHYME [ADVANCE STREAM]

After releasing the title single a couple of weeks back, DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9 stream their collaborative debut, ‘PRhyme’, on NPR ahead of its December 9 release.  The nine track album surpasses all expectations as far as we’re concerned; Premo’s beats and Nickel Nine’s bars go together so well you’d have thought they’d done this a million…

BIG K.R.I.T. – CADILLACTICA

“Hotly anticipated” is a phrase all too often used when an album drops, but in the case of Big K.R.I.T.’s ‘Cadillactica’ it’s definitely justified.  The project has been in the works for a long time, and Hip Hop heads expect a hell of a lot from the Mississippi MC.  After dropping ‘Soul Food‘ [ft. Raphael…

BANKS – GODDESS

Banks won’t release her studio debut until September 9, but yesterday made the title track available to stream via NPR.  As per Grimes’ usual style, it’s a brilliant slice of ultra trendy brood-pop – never trying hard enough to break it’s effortless cool.  Stream below via Spotify, click here to download from iTunes.