If hip-hop hasn’t gone punk yet, it has now. Death Grip, an almost militantly obscure rapper/outfit, who/that has just started shaking up the internet. Apparently this is Zach Hill (of Hella fame) and his long whispered about hip-hop project. Who his other collaborators are is unclear. (more…)


MC Hammer’s bouts with relevance over the past couple decades, since “2 Legit” faded from ubiquitous novelty to head-shaking regret, have most likely reached their laughable nadir. In MC Hammer’s latest attempt at capturing zeitgeist is a pot shot at Sean “Jay-Z” Carter a/k/a the biggest rapper alive.