Che Noir… Buffalo’s Hidden Gem

Che Noir… Buffalo’s Hidden Gem

Che Noir is a MC/producer hailing from Buffalo, New York. A lot of talented artists have been coming out of that area as of late, and Che is certainly at the top of that list. Her music caught my attention 3 or 4 years ago when I was deep diving into the music 38...
Another Beat Showcase at The Dave Thomas Show

Another Beat Showcase at The Dave Thomas Show

It looks like the Fact135 and Tricky T have another beat showcase this week at The Dave Thomas Show. Phillipdrummond from Oakland and lo_tek from Phoenix will be in the building doing their thing. The guys have had Phillipdrummond at The Dave Thomas Show once before....
Jungle Brothers – Straight out the Jungle

Jungle Brothers – Straight out the Jungle

Straight out the Jungle is the debut album of the Jungle Brothers. The Jungle Brothers are comprised of Mike Gee, Afrika Baby Bam, DJ Sammy B. They pioneered the fusion of Jazz, hip hop, and house music and paved the way for greats such as De La Soul, Black Sheep, and...
Black Moon – Enta da Stage

Black Moon – Enta da Stage

Brooklyn based Black Moon, comprised of Buckshot, 5ft, and DJ Evil Dee, released their debut album Enta da Stage on October 19, 1993 through Nervous Records. Recorded at D&D Studios, Enta da Stage was produced by DJ Evil Dee and Mr. Walt of Da Beatminerz. The...
Outkast – ATLiens

Outkast – ATLiens

ATLiens is the Outkast’s second studio album and was released on released on August 27, 1996. Comprised of André 3000 and Big Boi, the Atlanta based duo dug deep into their creative pockets adding touches of gospel, dub, and psychedelic rock to this sophomore...
J Dilla – Ruff Draft

J Dilla – Ruff Draft

James Dewitt Yancey, better known as J Dilla or Jay Dee, was one of the most influential producers in hip hop. The Detroit native is your favorite producer’s favorite producer. J Dilla was ahead of his time and reshaped hip hop as we know it. Before his untimely...