Saigon has always been one of my favorite rappers as far as lyrics and common sense (for the most part). Here is Saigon talking about the state of hip hop and I must say that I agree with him. Rappers need to start pushing boundaries and setting new standards. BTW, is his album still dropping. I hope its not on the same time line as Dr. Dre’s Detox.
VIMBY – Estevan Oriol Great short interview with LA photographer Estevan on how he got his start as tour manager with Cypress Hill to his recent work on some feature films. Estevan’s style of capturing the raw street culture of Los Angeles has been often imitated as of lately, but you can tell the real from the fake.
Great interview with Jeremy Fish and a look into his art show ‘Ghosts of the Barbary Coast’ (opening today @ FIFTY24SF Gallery) and the thought process that went into it. I learned quite a bit about San Francisco history from this clip. It’s refreshing to see an artist that strives to push his own boundaries. Very inspiring interview courtesy of Fecal Face…
Artist on Artist: Chris Cornell and Timbaland Here’s a nice cup of overconfidence to get your morning started. Here is a cool myspace interview of Chris Cornell and Timbaland on their new project, Scream. This is classic Timbaland in rare interview form.
So if you nerds aren’t up to speed on super production duo, Cool and Dre, then let me give you a quick run down on their discography. These cats have been reppin’ Miami since I was in High School and going strong ever since. They have worked with 50 Cent (Hate It or Love It), Jah Rule (New York, one of my favorite beats of all time), The Game (My […]
Hopefully you do by now, but if not here is a quick interview.
Hip Hop Official sits down with Jay Electronica and speaks on everything from his influences to how he met Nas.