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Wooden Wand :: Farmer’s Corner

Just minutes into the album — with a shambolic instrumental rumble and a dour delivery of urgency — James Jackson Toth, aka Wooden Wand, mutters “the thing I have been sick with, I am well, I am still in the thick of it…” beautifully characterizing his dauntless and continually expanding discography in 20 words or […]

Lykke Li – “Gunshot”

I Never Learn, the new album from the Swede-pop goddess Lykke Li, looms, and she’s already shared two songs, the twin dirges “Love Me Like I’m Not Made Of Stone” and “No Rest For The Wicked.” “Gunshot,” the third song she’s shared from the album, is still something of a ballad, but it’s more of [...]

Video: The Corner Where the Illmatic Cover Was Shot

In this second clip from Mikey Fresh’s trip to QB with Jungle, Nas’ brother shows us the benches where their childhood friend Ill Will lost his life and takes us to the corner where the background image from the Illmatic album cover was shot. Previously: Inside Nas’ Childhood Apartment

Chris Crack – Cuts (Prod. by Tree)

Tree isn’t just one of the most dynamic MCs working in the Chi right now, he’s also one of the standout producers in a city that is currently overflowing with talent. In an effort to spread his Soul Trap sound as widely as possible and put on for his homies at the same time, he’ll [...]