Brother Ali raps more gratitude than attitude, sending a refreshing surge of celebration through Chicago’s Metro.
The Maysun Project (Ascetic Music). Review by Bill Campbell.
The Saturday Nite Agenda (Grit). Review by Stein Haukland.
Boston B-Boy Mr. Lif gives the lowdown on 9/11, the five greatest hip-hop albums, and the state of the world with Bill Campbell.
Andrea Thompson introduces you to Shifty Shellshock of Crazy Town, a seven-man "extreme rock-rap" band from L.A. that’s building a buzz on the strength of their debut record, The Gift of Game, and a prominent slot on this summer’s Ozzfest.
Dreaming of Ghosts (Trees & Cyborgs). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Altar of Harmony (Third Man Records). Review by James Mann.
Brown Acid – The Tenth Trip (Riding Easy Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Culture Shock Treatment (Paper + Plastick). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Double Date With Death are loud and Canadian, and they don’t care if you don’t understand their French howling. They have a double date to get to.
Population II (Riding Easy Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Newly restored, this British dream horror has never looked better.
The Pandemic Songs (Saustex Records). Review by James Mann.
Toda La Razon. Review by Stacey Zering.
Well into their third decade, G. Love and Special Sauce still sound like they are in no particular hurry to get there.