WARA FROM THE NBHD – BUBBLIN’

Kanye West has been saying for a long time that rappers are this generation’s rock stars, and looking at the output of Wara From The NBHD it’s easy to see why.  His politically charged, anti-establishment stance continues to feed into his music, as is more evident than ever in the new visuals for ‘Bubblin”.  Footage of Wara clad…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – ON GOD

Wara From The NBHD releases the first track from his upcoming follow-up to ‘If Guns Could Speak‘, ‘If Guns Could Speak PSA’.  New track ‘On God’ certainly maintains the same level of intensity as tracks on the previous album, and the tracklist and album art indicate that we’re in for an equally politically charged listen this…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – DOWN SINCE BIRTH

Atlanta’s Wara From The NBHD raps with an assured urgency that we just haven’t been able to get enough of, despite his superb ‘If Guns Could Speak‘ EP.  New track ‘Down Since Birth’ sees Wara collaborate with Conner Youngblood, whose live instrumentation is a brilliant match for the ATLien’s aforementioned urgency.  “Working with Conner for…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – IF GUNS COULD SPEAK EP

 After releasing ‘P.N.S.‘ around a fortnight ago, Wara From The NBHD releases ‘If Guns Could Speak’, a seven track EP featuring the single, released on Playin Four Keeps Records.  It’s often said that Hip Hop is at its most culturally effective when used as a “rhetoric of resistance”, and ‘IGCS’ has that in spades.  The EP…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – P.N.S.

With his upcoming EP ‘If Guns Could Speak’ due for release January 26, Wara From The NBHD releases a new track, complete with visual accompaniment, called ‘P.N.S.’ [Protect ‘N’ Serve].  Directed by Christian Jones, the video is as politically charged as the track’s lyrical content.  Given that it ends abruptly just before the two minute mark,…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – BROCKETT ROAD RAGE

Gearing up for the release of his ‘If Guns Could Speak’ EP [January 26], Wara From The NBHD releases ‘Brockett Road Rage’, a track he produced himself alongside Henry Shoultz.  Explaining the track’s title and subject matter, Wara said: “Brockett Road is the street that I grew up on […] It’s a pretty aggressive area and…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – SLANGIN

Following ‘Raw‘ [ft. GrandeMarshall], Wara from the NBHD releases the second visual from his album ‘Kidnapped’, one of this year’s most pleasant surprises.  The video echoes the story told on the album, namely how Wara’s ambition is restricted by the trappings of his environment.  Stream below via YouTube, and/or click here to check out the album…

THE PROVINCE PLAYLIST – JULY 2014

Here at Province, we feature so much great music it’s easy to get left behind, but we got you.  Each month we compile all the tracks we’ve featured in one handy playlist on our SoundCloud page for your convenience.  Among the highlights this month are ‘Clang’ by Baauer, new drops from Bishop Nehru & DOOM’s ‘Nehruvian DOOM’,…

WARA FROM THE NBHD – RAW [FT. GRANDEMARSHALL]

Brooklyn-raised MC Wara from the NBHD is branching out on his own with his forthcoming album, ‘Kidnapped’.  Originally slated for release yesterday [July 29], we’re appeased with single ‘Raw’ until the revised release date of August 12.  The track is based around a superbly soulful bassline, complemented by a break beat, plenty of synth and…