Paterson Native New Star Inspires Listeners to Stay Woke with His New EP ‘Armless’

Posted: April 26th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Stream | Tags: , | No Comments » Paterson, New Jersey native New Star releases his latest 6-track EP Armless.  Some hip-hop enthusiast dismiss "conscious" rap music as one of the more boring sub-genres. New Star will not fall into that category. On Armless he is dropping knowledge over quality production giving listeners real food for thought. Armless is not "fake deep rap." It penetrates your soul and inspires you to pay attention to what is going on around you. Tracklisting: Armless...Intro Eenie Meanie Miney Mo Read more

Bobby Briz Drops His New Music Video For “Bug Out” In Support of His Debut Album ‘Brizantium’

Posted: April 25th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Albums, Independent, Videos | Tags: , , , | No Comments » We were introduced to Bobby Briz on the Kidz From The Burbz OBX mixtape. The Staten Island native is a total nutcase on the microphone (in a good way). His lyrical prowess is well displayed in his new music video for "Bug Out" produced by Payday Monsanto in support of his debut album Brizantium. Sunny from Desert Sharks does her best Slash impression on guitar while Briz's crew tries to put a grip on his verbal onslaught. Put your middle finger up and click play. Read more

Rahway Rap Artist Krash Battle (New Jersey Rebels + Dead Rebels Society) Releases His New Single “CallLat” Prod. By Bentley Summers

Posted: April 25th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Audio, Independent, Producers, Stream | Tags: , , , | No Comments » Krash Battle (New Jersey Rebels + Dead Rebels Society) releases his intoxicating new single "CallLat". The song does not have the same edginess heard in past music released by Krash Battle but appeals to the hip-hop fan who wants to roll up and chill. Emerging New Jersey producer Bentley Summers sets the right tone for the lead single of Krash's upcoming project. "CallLat" is worthy of a listen. Read more

Newark Rap Artist + #BohoSoho Curator Aitch Releases The New Music Video For “Madness”

Posted: April 25th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , , , | No Comments » "Madness" is easily Aitch's best music video to date. The music video begins with a little girl running across an open field with a colored smoke bomb. I interpreted this action as a symbol of Aitch letting go of his emotional baggage or the "madness" he has kept inside. His lyrics are a reflection of my initial thought because he rhymes passionately about his burdens and rap star ambitions with support from his crew and a guest verse by Kherk Cobain (151 Feva Gang). The locations selected for "Madness" Read more

St. Joe Louis x JR & PH7 Return With A New Music Video For “Duck Duck Goose” Feat. Rah Digga

Posted: April 15th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Independent, Videos | Tags: , , , | No Comments » Rock The Dub introduced us to St. Joe Louis back in 2010. Michael Cardigan, Tommie Chase, and Elete Wright each have diverse rhyming styles. Their unique dynamic is on full display in the music video for "Duck Duck Goose". The track features a guest verse from New Jersey hip-hop legend Rah Digga and production by JR & PH7. "Duck Duck Goose" will appear on the St. Joe Louis and JR & PH7's joint album Coral Cadavers. "Duck Duck Goose" was filmed and edited by Ingo Leffin & Jorg Rottgardt. Read more