Rap & Hip-Hop

Contender for Irish album of the year?

You betcha. The debut album from Super Extra Bonus Party is being released this week…

Guest Post: Messiah J @ SXSW

(In which Messiah J, from local hip hop heroes Messiah J and the Expert tells…

Podcast 001 – March 07

I’m delighted to introduce to you, the first nialler9 monthly podcast presented by Aoife Mc,…

El-P: Still pissed off

On his MySpace blog, El-P tells the story of how a picture of himself and…

Herbal Remedy

An installment of the always excellent Fabriclive series I’ve overlooked recently has been number 26…

Def Jux / Adult Swim compilation for free!

It seems Def Jux is a little jealous of Stones Throw Records collaborations with animated…

Aesop Rock – All Day snippet

So I’ve had a chance to hear this mix since mentioning my uneasiness about Aesop…

RJD2 Pre-mix

RJD2 has an interesting competiton going at the moment over at iMeem. Seeing as his…

Edan and the Beat

Ah…. music blogging. It’s all about the present, the here and now. Just look at…

El-P new album, Dublin gig

As previously reported here, El-P’s new album I’ll sleep when your Dead is coming out…

J Dilla – an appreciation

So this week is the one year anniversary of J Dilla’s untimely death. As I…

Aesop Rock & Nike – WTF?

So it seems Aesop Rock is the latest artist to contribute to Nike’s Original Run…

MJEX video and old songs

I went to Messiah J & the Expert in Whelans on Saturday night and they…

All aboard

A fresh release from the wonderfully eccentric emcee Busdriver, aka Regan Farquahar, hit the shelves…

Chrome Children volume 2 free download

 

TTC – le nouvel album

French hip-hoppers and all around mentalists, TTC released their third album 3615 a few weeks…

RJD2 makes pop music

Nas claimed Hip Hop is Dead with the release of his latest album last year…

Eliot Lipp’s Electronic Beats

Reading the latest issue of Foggy Notions reminded me of Eliot Lipp, but more specifically…

Spank Rock – “Looks like a baby rat”

In all the hustle and bustle of December, I kind of dismissed this silly gem…

Ghostface vs MF Doom album still coming