Pusha T – My Name Is My Name (Album Review)

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 9, 2013
While hip-hop fans could openly argue day in and day out over whether or not Pusha T’s Fear Of God mixtapes properly fulfilled their expectations from the Virginia-raised emcee, Push now looks to shorten up those arguments up quickly, with the...

ALIFE Sessions Presents: Drake

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 4, 2013
Back in 2010, Drake performed at the ALIFE courtyard in celebration of Thank Me Later. Three years later, the Toronto rapper returns to ALIFE Sessions to show love to those who supported him during his come-up. Performing to an attentive crowd, Drake...

HYPETRAK TV: Chance The Rapper – Call To Action

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 2, 2013
While Chicago may have produced less-than-conscious boys of glory, Chance The Rapper is a nice reminder of the city’s lighter side. It’s not that Acid Rap isn’t riddled with its own affecting sentiments – youthful pride, a pro...

Tyler, the Creator, Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis & Earl Sweatshirt – Look (Produced by Nottz)

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 2, 2013
Following a bevy of more independently-minded projects, Tyler, the Creator, Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis and Earl Sweatshirt present their first posse cut in a minute, “Look.” Produced by Nottz and liberated via Odd Future’s own SoundC...

Pusha T – My Name Is My Name (Album Stream)

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 2, 2013
Pusha T’s highly anticipated LP My Name Is My Name has been made available to stream in its entirety ahead of next week’s official drop. Featuring 12 tracks in all, the G.O.O.D. Music emcee’s full-length includes cuts like “Ki...

Danny Brown – Old (Album Stream)

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 30, 2013
2013 has been a golden year in music, underlined by yet another anticipated release from Danny Brown – Old. The album, his junior follow-up to 2011′s critically-acclaimed XXX, finds the artist returning with even more firepower than in albums p...

Jeff Koons to Design Lady Gaga Sculpture for ARTPOP

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 27, 2013
With the release of her third studio album, ARTPOP, pending just the final touches, Lady Gaga makes good on her promise to make the album not just about the music, but a full ‘experience.’ As such, Lady Gaga has tapped Tulips master artis...

A$AP Rocky – Fashion Killa Starring Rihanna | Video

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 25, 2013
Whilst appearing in Drake’s video for “Hold On We’re Going Home,” A$AP Rocky dishes out a video of his own for “Fashion Killa” off his debut studio album Long.Live.A$AP. Enlisting fellow fashionista Rihanna, the Virgil Abloh-directed video sees the H...

Drake – Nothing Was The Same (Album Stream)

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 24, 2013
The proof, they say, is in the pudding, and after months of speculation, gossip and radio hits, Canadian artist Drake unveils his third studio album: Nothing Was The Same. Not unlike Take Care, the album is an even balance of both rap and neo R&B...

HYPETRAK TV: Young Guru x AIAIAI – Analytical Craft

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 19, 2013
Music engineer extraordinaire Young Guru recently collaborated with the Danish audiophiles at AIAIAI for a new headphone. While the combination of rappers and headphone companies might be a dime a dozen these days, Young Guru is actually the more fit...

J. Cole – Crooked Smile | Video

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 18, 2013
J. Cole continues to roll out promotion of his stellar Born Sinner LP by unveiling the music video for “Crooked Smile.” The song, which borrows lovely vocals from the talented TLC, shows empathy for the way women are objectified in societ...

Carhartt WIP Radio Debuts on iTunes Store

TechComments ⋅ Sep 17, 2013
For nearly five years now, Carhartt WIP Radio has been delivering a monthly music show to the internetweb and today the utilitarian label announced it will now be available to iPhone users via Apple’s App Store. From iTunes, “Carhartt WIP Radio is cr...

Sony 3-in-1 Walkman WH Series

TechComments ⋅ Sep 12, 2013
Sony’s ubiquitous Walkman has come a long way since its initial introduction in Japan in 1979. From its humble beginnings as the TPS-L2 cassette player more than three decades ago, the Walkman now finds itself as a 3-in-1 digital music player/h...

Iggy Azalea featuring T.I. – Change Your Life | Video

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 9, 2013
Australian rapper/songwriter/model Iggy Azalea continues to display her penchant for provocative imagery with the music video for her catchy T.I.-featured single “Change Your Life.” A nod to 1995′s critically-panned Paul Verhoeven-d...

MGMT – MGMT (Full Album Stream)

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 9, 2013
MGMT’s highly anticipated junior effort, the self-titled MGMT, has just been released for streaming. After rolling out tracks such as “Alien Days” and “Your Life Is A Lie” into the blog circuit, the American band teamed...