My 4 Favorite Songs off of Capital Cities’ ‘In A Tidal Wave of Mystery’

I’m always listening to different music, searching for that energy that meshes perfectly with mine. Lately I have been scrolling through Capital Cities’ In A Tidal Wave of Mystery’ and just grooving to some of the songs up there. I think that it’s a good album to stream if you are working, studying, or just chillin out. Not every song is as strong as the next but it will satisfy your thirst for the moment. So here’s the songs that I can’t wait to hear while listening to the album. Continue reading

Piero Piccioni – It’s Possible

Every once in a while thru listening to Tyler the Creator’s music I will be lead to listen to another artist and most of the time that artist has some sh#t that matches what I’m searching for. This time Tyler the Creator has put me on to this song, he mentioned it in an interview that I was watching today.

Rappers’ love for Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat

johnny cageIf you’re like us, you had a Sega Genesis and played Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat religiously back in the 90s. You argued with your buddies about who was better, Ken or Ryu (of course, Ken – that hurricane kick was deadly). Sub-Zero or Scorpion (come on now, Scorpion! Get over here!). You also had notebook paper full of combination and finishing moves. Although I don’t play it anymore, I am still reminded of how much ass kicking was done by the characters in that game by rappers comparing themselves to these individuals. I hear these references pretty often, I guess they were die-hards like we were too. Nonetheless, here are 10 quotes of rappers referencing Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat characters I caught on the fly. Continue reading