Good music a plenty on this week’s episode of SNSS, including tracks from artists like The Lox, Termanology, Mykestro, Rockie Fresh & Casey Veggies, Kwabs, Kastle, Vancouver Sleep Clinic, and more, but there’s really only one thing on the mind of everyone in Seattle this week: the epic showdown between the Seahawks and 49ers, where the winner goes to the Super Bowl. It should be a great game since the 49ers are the hottest team in football and might be the only squad more talented than the Seahawks top to bottom. The Hawks haven’t played well offensively of late (or really… continue reading
It’s the last Sound Session of the year, which means only one thing: time for our annual “best of” wrap up show! You can peep previous year end episodes here (2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009), but for this year’s list, see below and check our notes too. As always, we pick what we feel represented the best artists and music that we highlighted on SNSS all year. Normally, we avoid picking more than one track from an artist, but we couldn’t resist this year. Kanye and Drake dominated 2013, in every sense (“HOW, Sway?), and they had too many records to only pick one. Those guys were… continue reading
For this week’s episode of SNSS, we decided to switch it up a little bit and highlight one of our favorite groups, The Physics, by dedicating half the show to their excellent catalog in celebration of their new album release. Personally, they are far and away my favorite local crew from the Northwest, which is saying quite a bit when you think about all the quality music our region produces these days. The Physics sat in on the entire show and talked all about the group’s history as we ran through tracks from all their projects. We finished with a few records… continue reading
New music on this week’s SNSS from artists like Schoolboy Q, Dom Kennedy, PREZSPORT, Black Milk, Step Brothers, Add-2, Masta Ace, The Physics, TxE, Astro, Bishop Nehru, Sampha, and more. We were also joined in studio by one of our favorite guests, Fleeta Partee, who came by to debut his new record, “Huey Newton,” produced by BeanOne. Enjoy the show and be on the lookout for our upcoming interview with Lupe Fiasco!
Another fun week on SNSS. Keyboard Kid joined us in studio to chop it up about his upcoming projects and a dope monthly event he’s holding in Seattle called “#Rare.” You can find out details about this Friday’s event on the flier here. Come through. We ran a bunch of dope records this week too, but I mean, what’s new? Tracks from Nacho Picasso, Jhene Aiko, Vince Staples, Kardinal Offishall, Harry Fraud, Dom Kennedy, MeLo-X, Cheri Coke, Disclosure, Kenna, Yuna, BANKS, DeLorean, Sampha, and more. Enjoy the show and be on the lookout for an in-depth interview we’re doing with Lupe Fiasco… continue reading
Check out this week’s episode of Sound Session for new tracks from artists like Busta Rhymes, Q-Tip, Termanology, Sampha, Snoop Dogg, RA Scion, Flume, Fashawn, Styles P, and more. We also featured 2 throwbacks, in honor of two of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time turning 20 years old last week. Enjoy!