Where Were YOU The Day Hip-Hop Tried?

Is it too early to mourn? Is it too late to ride? Everybody seems to be asking the question, “Where is Hip-Hop when we need it the most, to speak for us in our time of need?” Well…this is almost a… Continue Reading →

Why Is Underground Rap Still Underground?

The following is a very unfortunate snippet of a blog post that, back when I was shifting my posts to Tumblr for some ungodly reason, didn’t make it across the middle passage. Too soon? But anyway, my apologies; I’m not… Continue Reading →

Vanilla: The Winter

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Why is It OK for Rappers to Abate Our Dignity?

Ok. I had to find a thesaurus for that title, but don’t let my pretentiousness repel you from this discussion. One of the things that has always bothered me about a LOT of rappers (even the ones I like) is… Continue Reading →

My New Artist Website

My Proposed Album Liner Notes [citation needed]

This post is dedicated to all of my rap fans. First of all, thanks for listening to any of my tracks in the first place. Every little bit of appreciation of my oft-stalled craft moves me that much closer towards… Continue Reading →

Fundamental – Don’t Stop!

This is a song that I need to have in my catalog. Subliminal motivation. [audio: https://earthtonescomic.com/audio/Don’t%20Stop.mp3] Right-Click, Save Link As: Fundamental – Don’t Stop

Black Milk – Round of Applause

Black Milk is a role model. Get familiar.

Sonic the Hodgepodge

A good friend of mine just told me the album pictured above is ‘not good’. I’m not going to spend the next few minutes trying to discredit my buddy, but it seems that she shares one of the three perspectives… Continue Reading →

Get ‘Em, Loop!

[audio: /SLR__Super_Lupe_Rap___Prod_By_.mp3] “I don’t want to be super-Lupe-Fiasco-lyrical and n***as don’t know what the f— I’m talking about,” ~Soulja Boy I don’t think there’s anything for me to say; Lupe’s killin’em out there. Maybe this’ll teach dudes to stop acting… Continue Reading →

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