Nujabes and Dilla: A Celebration

Anyone who knows me knows the immense respect I have for the work of departed hip-hop greats J Dilla and Nujabes. They created such incredible music while they were with us and their influence reverberates in the best of today’s hip-hop. They also happened to share a birthday. I’m gonna talk a little bit about…

Beats: Midweek Music Review

Mick Jenkins has followed in the footsteps of Marvin Gaye with a fully fleshed-out concept album on the healing power of love. I talk about it briefly here: The name of Noname’s album is telefone, and here is the interview where he talks about the state of hip-hop. Please tell me what you think about…