MUSIC, PEOPLE

READ: FLYLO SPEAKS ON BRAINFEEDER FOR THE FADER

[Flying Lotus via The Line of Best Fit]

“I feel like I’m attracted to artists who are looking for the meaning of life, people seeking to understand the universe through their work.” – Flying Lotus

Great feature on an empire/record label called Brainfeeder, built by Flying Lotus, and cultivated with a little help from his friends. Read full article via the Fader.

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MUSIC

SONG OF THE DAY

Some time has passed and this is still so good.

NxWorries is Knxwledge (Soundcloud, BandCamp, Twitter) & Anderson Paak (WebsiteSoundCloudTwitter)

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NEW MUSIC! : MIKS

My ever so talented fellow New Zealand homie Mikael Ebrahim aka MIKS has just dropped some spacey, tripped out ridiculousness for your listening pleasure. 14 tracks of fire that you can – and these are his own words – “play Street Fighter to.”

Check him out, hit him up, give him money, rap on his beats – Whatever you do, just don’t sleep!

MIKS is on SoundCloud, Facebook, & Instagram

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SAMPLING IN HIP HOP – THE 17 BEST OF KANYE WEST

[Creative Source – I’d Find You Anywhere – 1976: Sampled on ‘Wouldn’t Get Far’ – The Game ft. Kanye West – 2006]

Kanye West may be the most polarizing artist of our generation. It seems every move he makes has the media in uproar and someone on the internet mad enough to churn out these hilariously cruel memes with passionate finesse. He has pop culture and society completely divided. His brand doesn’t come with a moderate setting, and that is apparent in the public perception of him – You either love him or you hate him.

I love him. I always have.

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