Sorry but it’s true.
Sorry but it’s true.
Thor Machostop Strikes Again!!!
While Boston-based indie rock groups like Passion Pit are moving 10,000 units in their first month and selling out the Orpheum and House of Blues in consecutive weeks, Beantown’s urban artists are squabbling about who got nominated for the Boston Hip-Hop Awards. I’ve already gotten two calls from local rock dudes laughing at me; “Is this some sort of publicity stunt?” one joked.
That said; as far as I’m concerned there’s too much good shit dropping around here for me to tear people down. At JTTS we support local and lash out at disproportionately propped d-bags like Wayne and Pain. Here are two fresh tracks that hit my in-box recently – one from the Block Brothaz (Bad Guy & Big Smo) and another by G. Montana featuring some Bean rap royalty. Enjoy.
LISTEN: Block Brothaz – Don’t Stop Believing
LISTEN: G. Montana featuring Smoke Bulga, Frankie Wainwright, Wispers, Dre Robinson, Axis, & Ben Carew – Ride for my City
BEANIE SIGEL SITS DOWN W/ DJ ON&ON FOR A CLASSIC LAUNCHPAD INTERVIEW.
In addition :
– Beanie Sigel’s childhood + relationship with his father. Father showed him a burner at age 7.
– His first appearance on the Roots record back in the day.
– How he almost didn’t get his Roc-A-Fella deal because he was supposed to go to a dog fight.
– Answering prison letters..
and of course..
50 CENT / JAY-Z / BEANIE SIGEL BEEF ROUND UP!
– Beanie saying Jay-Z turned his back on the hood.. Calls out his materialistic status.. Says Jay-Z was firing shots at him on Blueprint 3.. Says Jay-Z stole some his ideas/ concepts for American Gangster.. Says Jay-Z is trying to bring Nas into the beef with him + 50 … also talks about his current situation with 50 Cent..
>> DOWNLOAD LINK <<
OK SO I GET A CALL FROM THIS DUDE MALIK WILLAMS FROM THE BMA’S AND HE ASKS WILL U BE WILLING 2 PERFORM
AT THE BMA’S, AND I SAID I WILL IF THERE SHOWING THE URBAN MARKET SOME LOVE… SO WEEKS GO BY AND THE NOMINATIONS COME OUT ALONG WITH WHOS PERFORMING… OK IM NOMINATED AS R&B ACT OF THE YEAR ALONG WITH Lisa Bello ” POP”, Louie Bello “POP, Jesse Dee Dwight and Nicole “FOLK MUSIC”
Eli “Paperboy” Reed “ROCK “AND Lee Wilson.. AND THATS COOL BUT WHEN LISA BELLO AND LOUIE BELLO WHO ARE SIBLINGS ARE NOMINATED FOR 6 NOMS ALL TOGETHER SEEMS LIKE SOME FAKE SHIT!!! NOT TO TAKE ANYTHING AWAY FROM LISA AND LOUIE CUZ THEY ARE WORKING,SINGING @ WEDDINGS AND KAREOKE BARS ETC.. AND NOT TO MENTION MALIK IS IN THERE BAND ASWELL .. AND ACT OF THE YEAR 2 ESTORIC? DUDE IS TRASH REAL LANGUAGE!!! ALL THE GREAT MUSIC THAT WE MAKE GETS NO LOVE AT ALL!!! OUR ETHNICITY PLAYS A MAJOR PART IN THERE NOMINATIONS AND IT SHOWS!!! HIP HOP ACT OF THE YEAR IS A SHAM AS WELL… Big Shug “whens the last time he did something 4 boston?” Dramatik ” i feel he been going in and deserves it” Omega Red “who?” he been lost!!! Slaine” deserves everybit of a nom” Termanology ” go”s hard!!! Big Digits <- who the fuck is that? Esoteric ” is super trash” wheres millys? lou armstrong? smoke? frankie? LT? mann? rushya and the rest of the niggas that go hard 4 the bean? SO I ASKED MALIK WHATS POPPIN WIT THE FAKE SHIT AND HE SAYS LISA AND LOUIE HAVE BEEN WORKING HARDER THAN ME AND EVERYBODY ELSE IN THE BEAN <- HE SAID THEY HAVE ALBUMS ON ITUNES AND CRAZY YOUTUBE VIEWS ETC… SO I DO A SEARCH….. LISA BELLO HAS SOLD 145 UNITS ON ITUNES SINCE AUG AND HAS 2,500 VIEWS ON YOUTUBE UNLESS U WANNA COUNT THE KAREOKE ALICIA KEYS SHIT SHE DID THAT GOT 30,000 VIEWS.. LOUIE HAS NEVER SOLD ANYTHING AND HAS 16,000 VIEWS ON YOUTUBE WITH A VIDEO THAT HAS BEEN OUT SINCE 2007… SO THEY HAVE NO INTERNET PRESENTS @ ALL… WE NEED TO STAND THE FUCK UP 4 WHATS OURS OR THEY WILL CONTINUE 2 OVER LOOK US OVER AND OVER AGAIN!!!
– Taken from RepDaBean.com Msg Boards.
I find this very difficult to believe.. I’m getting that same queasy feeling I got when I heard that Obama had won the presidency, or when Michael Jackson had died.. or when I read that Faraone is a fan of Wale..
BLAC FRIDAY is here.. check out Blacastan’s classic – “Me Against The Radio” mixtape re-envisioned by DJ Food Stamp & DJ JayCeeOh.. Some of the best real hip hop to come out in years..
available for a free download on UGHH.com
here’s one track from the release for a preview:
The album better known as Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is, or, better yet, This Is What It Looks Like When You Stack Your Paycheck On A Seeded Bun
I must confess; after my celebrated title work the other day, I’m finding the accolades tough to live up to. In other words: sorry about my weak headline, but the cut is hot regardless.
Over a classic Isaac Hayes sample courtesy of Blaze P, Reks‘ M.Diesel associate Lucky Dice returns strong after a year-or-so hiatus. You may have heard dude crush the joint “Telescopes” on Grey Hairs; now prepare for more.
Sorry about the shitty old pic; MySpace is being bitchy and blocking my access unless I download the new Firefox, which is not compatible with my broke ass operating system. But if you can get up on the Lucky Dice page, then download his new mixtape, Blowin’ Smoke, on the house.
LISTEN: Lucky Dice – Shafting
It turns out there is merit behind the billion-dollar hype machine that’s been propelling Wale since he surfaced on the face of URB two years ago. Dude is a substantive and innovative artist — and that’s coming from a critic who was nary impressed by his lazy mixtape work.
If You Want To Shit On Me For Flip-Flopping on Wale…
some things i am thankful for on the internet.
this image made me lol.
ludacris be watching
images of unicorns / wolves / epic in seductive/sexual poses.
this particular miami dolphins cheerleader. i like thinking about what she would look like naked.