Wax Tailor combines a mélange of jazzy vocalists, hip-hop emcees and versatile instrumentalists with his own manicured production to create a depth of sound rarely matched by modern artists.
Some people claim that the art of the music video is dead, but I believe it's simply moved from the industry-controlled cable stations to the nearly limitless world of the Internet.
This was my first full calendar year attending concerts for KDHX as a photographer and journalist, and it certainly helped keep me regularly attending shows.
On the show "Elevated Rhymestate" I feature the latest and greatest in hip-hop and urban music. To my ears, 2012 was a great year for music.
Andy Bothwell was born into a deep tradition of transient lifestyles, and as Astronautalis, his music drifts discreetly through the worlds of hip-hop and rock with a deep electric touch.
When most people envision the cutting edge of hip-hop, they likely don’t imagine a skinny suburban girl with a pair of degrees from Stanford; that is, unless they know of K.Flay.
After a decade together, the seven-piece, Minneapolis-based, hip-hop melting pot known as Doomtree is still boiling with fresh ideas and sounds.