5 new albums to listen to right now: Gorillaz, Sylvan Esso, J Dilla, Feist & more

With so many releases flying at you, here are recommended vetted listens from Nialler9 for…

Nialler9’s top albums of the decade (2000 – 2010)

Update: It’s 2016, I found this post and enjoyed it. I’ve now added a Spotify…

The best songs of the week

Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly.…

Listen back to last night’s TXFM show: A J Dilla special

My new music show is live every Thursday from 10pm to midnight on TXFM. Here’s what I…

Dilla Love – A J Dilla sample & Influence Spotify playlist

I’ve spent the entire week walking up to the sound of a web-downloaded compilation from…

Watch a music video for the entire of J Dilla’s Donuts

I’m not quite sure who made this but it’s a nice tribute to a classic…

Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records

The LA label Stones Throw has held a high watermark in the quality of its…

J Dilla’s Donuts is the subject of a 33⅓ book

The 33 1/3 books are a series of small books about seminal and important albums,…

J Dilla – ‘Diamonds’ &’ Ice’

These two J Dilla tracks surfaced long ago in low-quality form but are finally coming…

J Dilla’s ‘Trucks’ finally released, lost vocal album The Diary coming

Woah. Props to Stones Throw for keeping tabs on things. Yesterday, I got a mail…

Love Jones – a J Dilla-themed gig for Valentine’s night

“We must be in loooooooove…” Fancy getting all soppy over some J Dilla beats this…

Watch Lethal Dialect’s impressive live performance from Community Of Independents Button Factory gig

Lethal Dialect shows you how Irish hip-hop can be done over a J Dilla Beat…

SertOne – Quesadillas: An EP inspired by J Dilla

Beats inspired by J Dilla is the theme at the centre of SertOne’s newest EP…

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Erykah Badu – New Amerykah Part Two: Return of the Ankh

Erykah Badu’s New Amerykah Part Two: Return of the Ankh has just been released. Less…

Stussy’s J Dilla documentary

Three part documentary focusing on J Dilla’s time in LA with B+, Egon, Peanut Butter…

Happy 36th Birthday J Dilla

Today would have been the legendary hip-hop producer J Dilla’s 36th Birthday. Here are some…

Erykah Badu’s New Amerykah Part II

Erykah Badu is finally following up her New Amerykah Part One: 4th World War with…

Video: Mos Def and Talib Kweli – History feat. Talib Kweli

Mos Def and Talib Kweli reunited on The Ecstatic last year over this J Dilla-beat.…

Michael Jackson x J Dilla = ?

What would happen if you put hip-hop’s most venerable producer with the greatest pop star…

Nialler9 Weekly Chart (22nd – 28th June)

Remember those archaic days when you picked up a magazine or a free newspaper and…