Douglas Martin has no recollection of hitting on Ramona Flowers backstage. To say Sex Bob-omb has had an incredible year would be a drastic understatement. After breaking up earlier this year to pursue other musical interests, the cult favorite has seen both a biopic of Sex Bob-omb bassist Scott Pilgrim (starring Michael Cera, master of […]
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The Top DJ Mixes of 2010 December 27, 2010
Aaron Frank and Sach O write dope as a tastykake….mix! The following are some of our favorite mixes of the past year in no particular order. If a mix was given out for free, click through for audio, if it was commercially released, click through to buy it. If it was released in another dimension, […]
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May your Xmas morning be filled with nothing but The Legend of Zelda and rapping 10-year olds.  To see the complete Top 50, click here.  10. Guido – Anidea - [Punch Drunk] If you smashed videogame soundtracks, G-Funk, R&B, Hip-Hop, Grime, Jungle, Dubstep and orchestral film scores into the Hadron collider, you’d get an album […]
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Why don’t they call it roundtine? 20. Yelawolf – Trunk Muzik 0-60 – [Interscope/Ghetovision] Yelawolf is an inked-up, part-Cherokee rapper from Alabama with a haircut that the erstwhile members of Japan and Duran Duran would kill for. The guy has more personality than 99% of all rappers solely based on appearance. But he also outdoes […]
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Good morning…. 30. Beach Fossils – Beach Fossils – [Captured Tracks] Beach Fossils practically set themselves up to fail in the unflattering glare of critical spotlight. A lo-fi-ish (groan) Brooklyn band (groan) playing sun-kissed post-punk (GROAN), reaching for the indie zeitgeist by practically naming themselves after the go-to overused inspiration for most run-in-the-mill indie bands […]
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 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wk5Bqn6VlF0&feature=related Sponsored by the cigarette that even David Robinson enjoys. 40. James Blake – CMYK/Klavierwerke EP’s - [R&S Records] James Blake is smart enough to know that if you’re going to reshape bass music in your own indie-influenced image, including a few R&B samples might be a good idea. Hence, CMYK didn’t just win over […]
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In the words of the Alkaholiks: run wild. Download: ZIP: V/A – The Passion of the Weiss Top 50 Rap Songs of 2010 (Left-Click)
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 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlrN3tt62BI You’re always welcome at an Arthur Murray dance party.  50. DaVinci – The Day the Turf Stood Still - [SWTBRDS] A cursory skim of The Day the Turf Stood Still might convince you that DaVinci is the latest underground talent from New York, but the longtime Fillmore resident reps San Francisco through and through. […]
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25. Grimace Federation “Bosico (Aesop Rock Remix)” [900 Bats] In a year where we discovered the sweeping influence of Ian Mathias Bavitz touched not only The Knux but Danny Brown, Aesop Rock started his post-Def Jux career by creating an official online home, www.900bats.com, dedicated to the “900 bats needeleslly torched to death by renovation […]
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The songs below reflect the best of the best. Exact order was divined through God, who had bitches on his dick and innumerable neck tattoos. He loved Miley Cyrus. In case of tie, we used algorithm. Nothing is more hip-hop than algorithms. You can argue, but Eric Roberts has never been wrong. Zip file coming […]
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