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Big Pun & Big L - Night Of The Living Dead 3

Big L [R.I.P.] is one of the best and Big Pun [R.I.P.] is my favorite MC ever.
No tricks., Just treats.
Happy Halloween, y'all.


Presidential BMF (Mistah Robinson)

Florida's own, Mistah Robinson defecates on the BMF track...presidentially.



The Cool Kids - Tacklebox

01 Fishing Lessons
02 Flying Kytes
03 Freak City
04 So Neat
05 Going Camping
06 Volume II
07 Birthday
08 Great Outdoors
09 Strawberry Girl
10 Systems
11 Good Afternoon
12 Parking Lot
13 Summer Nights ft Tennille
14 Los Angeles Leakers Outro
15 Gettin' Flicked

Download "Tacklebox" here (right click+save as).

NIXON: Rubber Player


Fluro "Grapefruit Yellow"



Get these and more from Nixon Japan


Nato Caliph Album Release Party. STL.

This coming Monday, 11/1/10 is the "Knowledge Cipher" album release party. There will be some surprise live musical guests, movies, gaming, and FREE copies of the project given to the first 10 people before 10pm. You know the drill, its always free before 10pm, and the doors open at 8pm. Oh yeah, we'll also have the night football game on as well. Be there...

The Gramophone
4243 Manchester Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63110
(314) 531-5700

Termanology & Statik Selektah

I've been a fan of Termanology's for a while and I'm no stranger to Statik either so when I found they were doing a project together I was eagerly awaiting its release. I decided to compile some of the associated music videos to give you who may be unfamiliar a taste.


Check the video for the track "People Are Running"

"Still Waiting"

"Never Gonna"

"You Should Go Home" ft Bun B. & Masspike Miles

Now that you're hip to the movement head over to iTunes to cop the album w/special guest track featuring Freddie Gibbs.




Soul Khan - Farenheit ft Akie Bermiss [MV]

Been watching this dude's battles for a while and he's ILL. This is my first time checking his actual tracks...nice HD vid and concept. Check it. Hollywood/NY repper.

John Regan: Sorry I'm Late promo [MV]

I've been listening to this guy for about...10 years. I think it was 2000 when I heard my first Culture VI sample CD (which I still have)...and John Regan (then known as PV aka Poizun Vaporz) always stood out. This kid is NICE and the CEO of Culture VI, Bugzy always said PV was gonna do something ill and how dope his album is...and, as usual, he didn't lie.

well...I'll let the video speak for itself. With features from Marsha Ambrosius, Joell Ortiz, Nottz, 88-Keys, Kidz in the Hall, Ill Bill, Pack FM and more? I can't imagine you haven't pre-ordered the album yet from Fat Beats.

Release date November 16th but if pre-ordered you will have by the original release date of the 2nd.

Pre-order at

Hear songs and samples at

When you hear the album and send your 50th fan letter tell him Essince put you on.


I've been working with these guys going on 5 years in St. Louis. Sharing the stage with the likes of Lupe Fiasco & the Roots to the Taste of St. Louis, iLLPHONiCS releases their new project, iLLUSiON.

Download iLLPHONiCS - iLLUSiON EP here

Contact/Booking -



Mastermind JAPAN x Citizen Limited Edition Watch

Limited to only 80 units worldwide, the watch features dual spherical sapphire glass, a photovoltaic eco-drive radio clock, black dials, radio reception function during the day (U.S./Europe), and water-resistance to 10 ATM. Furthermore the watch will release January 2011 with a metal bracelet and also a leather bracelet. - High


WOW, this battle is NASTY. It's been awhile since I heard someone who could freestyle rebuttal so flawlessly. Watch this promo battle vs. Grind Time star, Dirtbag Dan.


Nixon x Barneys 25th Anniversary Watch

The watch features a diamond, a custom engraved caseback, an all black matte case and is available in either a brown or black Horween leather strap. Now available at Barneys CO-OP locations and - High


9Five Eyewear

I've been watching Grind Time Battles since been watching and recently a brand named 9Five Eyewear has been sponsoring...and worked. lol. I had to check the site and YO, their glasses are ill. I'm definitely gonna have to cop some butters & rock them at some of our events. Check for yourself.


Battle: Young Gattas vs Ami Miller (FEMALE)

Young Gattas reppin' the Chi went head to head with Ami Miller (TX) at Grind Time's Grizzle Mania 2 in Miami.

You may have seen Ami Miller on 106...and you may have seen Young Gattas in lock-up for murder. BODY BAG! This chick is SICK!


Off Rip, Joe Budden, Royce the 5'9", & Chize - "Cocky & Arrogant" [MV]

Off Rip - "Cocky & Arrogant" featuring Joe Budden, Chize, and Royce the 5'9".

Look out for this song on the forthcoming CLExDET project brought to you by me and Juan Neal.


Louie P. Newton - David Ruffin

Detroit's own, Louie P. Newton drops his 2nd single off the forthcoming "Here For A Reason", "David Ruffin".

DL Clean

DL Dirty

Bop Alloy - Lead the Followers

Substantial & Marcus D are Bop Alloy.

Listen to "Bop Alloy - Lead the Followers ft Tunji, Egdar Allen Floe, Niles & Steph the Sapphic Songstress" here.

Then DL it here.

Then Buy the CD here.


Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) - Cleveland ft Dubo [MV]

The homie does it again. MAN, this kid blew up!


Respect, fam.


Zoser - Southside [MV]

The homie, Zoser from Chicago drops his video for his song "Southside". I had the opportunity to listen to his album "Day 3" and let me tell you, this is a dude you need to keep your eye on.


Opening Ceremony

I've been looking at Opening Ceremony's page for quite a few years.
I don't really know what else I can say so I'll let some of the featured fashion speak for itself.

Kitsune: Beige Peacoat - $1,300.

Check out this pocket, too.

Nigel Cabourn: Short Duffel Sweater - $630.

F-Troupe : Crepe Chukka Boot - $150.

Even the soles look comfortable.

Opening Ceremony


Kanye West - The Kanye Project (sample)

The big homie, world-famous, DJ Jack da Rippa [Bum Squad, Entourage, & Shadyville DJs] & Tre Unda bring to you The Kanye Project which drops October 12th.

I have an exclusive sample for you here to help you with your wait.

DL the 4 minute sample here.


Naughty by Nature - Flags [MV] + Essince

Check the new Naughty by Nature video for "Flags" featuring Bilal.

(Don't forget to check for yours truly's guest appearance at 0:30 representing Honduras).


Thaitanium - Long Loey [MV]

My extended family, Thaitanium, Thailand's finest have been dominating the southeast Asian hip hop scene for years and keep getting better.

I was able to see the rough cut of this on Way's [1/3 of the crew] iPhone before one of their shows a few months ago when I was in Thailand but the finished version is clean!

Check this out and get hip before they come stateside.

Shout out to DJ Buddah, DJ Ono, Dj Anthony, Thaikoon, Coga, Korpus, Calo, AJ, Southside and the rest of the crew. Run BKK!

Thaitanium mini-documentary directed/shot/edited by yours truly coming soon.