Tag - rap

Latin, bitches!

DJ Shadow (UNKLE Remix featuring Roots...

So there came a time in which Dindrane, our resident classicist and Knower of Latin, was given a singular challenge. This challenge was to take a song and translate the lyrics into Latin. The song that she was eventually tasked with was...

Rapping about eggs

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: When the...

It’s Monday morning. And that means you could wander into work with no preparation whatsoever, to be beset upon by the demons that make up the work week. But why would you do that? Instead, use a little bit of horrid surreality and...

Win a Snoop Dogg/Priority Records Prize Pack!

With Snoop Dogg as creative chairman of Priority Records, they’re putting out the compilation The West Coast Blueprint as well as a number of USDA (Uncut Snoop Dogg Approved) releases, including the albums Eazy Duz It by Eazy-E...

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: So...

So every Monday we try to start you off with something odd or weird or wonderful or all three in the hopes that it will activate your brain’s defenses and get you ready for the work week. There’s no scientific data to back up...

Brian’s Hip Hop Confession

Widge’s Note: As threatened, here is Brian from Quick Stop Entertainment’s Cabin Fever to let you know about his life with hip hop, as a gateway to he and his amigo Aaron doing semi-regular hip hop reviews for the site. Enjoy...

Aaron’s Hip Hop Confession

Widge’s Note: In addition to being one half of Ireland’s ambassador team to Needcoffee, Aaron (along with his partner in crime, Brian, both of them from Quick Stop Entertainment’s Cabin Fever) are going to be reviewing hip...

Win Notorious on DVD!

Not the song by Duran Duran (without remixing or sampling anyway), not the movie starring Cary Grant. It’s the biopic of The Notorious BIG and it comes in a three-disc set. Here, have a trailer:

Sting and Robocop

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet:...

I try to hardly ever just throw videos on the site with no text around them. It just seems…boring and mundane. Something you could get at any corner linkblog, something we try decidedly not to be. But all of that being said, what in...

Elemental: Around the World in 80 Brews

Yes, it’s a night of moderately frightening vids. Elemental raps about tea. It’s obviously rather caffeinated tea, so that’s definitely our jurisdiction. And we’ll chalk the coffee dissing up to his rather excitable...