Alan Smithee

Dead Men Make More Albums

Dead Men Make More Albums

I recall posting the news of one of my favorite Japanese musicians passing away last year, well it seems that NOW is finally the right time to release his final album.

 

Professor Elemental & Mr. B – Gentlemen Rhymers

Professor Elemental & Mr. B – Gentlemen Rhymers

Being half British I have a soft spot for posh gentleman having it out with elocution and pipes. Thus I give you, “Chap-Hop”.

 Alan Smithee

DefJam Rapstar – 17/40 Tracks Listed

DefJam Rapstar – 17/40 Tracks Listed

I know that the demographic of this website tends to lean more towards the indie music and prog rock crowd, but when I was growing up…I listened to a literal shitload of rap and hip-hop. I’m talking about the classics here, you know, the ones from the 80s into the early 90s. Not the top […]

 Alan Smithee

Morning Cup o’ Music

Since we’re not afraid of talking Bollywood or Bangra music here, I thought it’d be nice to share with the rest of you a music video for a UK artist known as Punjabi MC. The song, “Mundian to Bach Ke” (Beware of the Boys) is a Bangra inspired Hip-Hop track that uses the Knight Rider […]

 Alan Smithee

Nujabes AKA Jun Seba Dead at 36

Nujabes AKA Jun Seba Dead at 36

Being the other resident weeaboo on this blog, it is my sad duty to inform you all that one of the best hip-hop producers to come from Japan has died. Seba-san was in a fatal car crash in Japan on the 26th of February.