This is I wrote during Fun Fun Fun Fest for the Austin American-Statesman.
Sunday scene report
Interview: Travis Morrison of Dismemberment Plan
Chamillionaire featuring Kanye West, Stat Quo — “Call Some Hoes”
Mixtape Messiah, 2004
Young Thug f/ Jose Guapo & Peewee Longway - “Sitten On It" (Internet, 2013)
Only rapper alive.
Squadda B is a really great cloud rap producer.
Pity Sex — “Wind Up”
Feast of Love
Run For Cover Records
Ovlov — “Grapes”
FROM THE UPCOMING SUBSCRIPTION SERIES #2 BOX SET
CFCF — “Beyond Light”
Paper Bag Records
High Water — “Someday”
Audacity — “Couldn’t Hold a Candle”
Butter Knife CD/LP/DIG
Suicide Squeeze Records
Busta Rhymes f/ Q-Tip “Thank You” (Cash Money 2013)
I’m late but this is nice. Tip and Bus hit that Alicia Myers and prove once again that...
Anonymous asked: wondering what happens behind the scenes at p4k (I knew you were a contributor, and im also curious about your departure or non-activity or whatever...) specifically, are album ratings absolutely decided by the individual writers or are some artists pushed forward by the top editing staff. BNM seems like a consensus, pre-determined thing. and thanks, and I'll admit I'm assuming you won't be able to answer this question because of bullshit non-disclosure agreements and their ilk.
Oh boy. So, I’m going to answer this and that’s probably enough to upset people over at Pitchfork or whatever who are legendarily embattled, but I...