Good music a plenty on this weekâ€™s episode ofÂ SNSS, including tracks from artists like The Lox, Termanology, Mykestro, Rockie Fresh & Casey Veggies, Kwabs, Kastle, Vancouver Sleep Clinic, and more, but thereâ€™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.Â 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.Â The Hawks havenâ€™t played well offensively of late (or really… continue reading
Itâ€™s the lastÂ Sound SessionÂ of the year, which means only one thing: time for our annual â€śbest ofâ€ť wrap up show!Â You can peep previous year end episodes here (2012,Â 2011,Â 2010, andÂ 2009), but for this yearâ€™s list, see below and check our notes too.Â As always, we pick what we feel represented the best artists and music that we highlighted onÂ SNSSÂ all year.Â Normally, we avoid picking more than one track from an artist, but we couldnâ€™t resist this year.Â Kanye and Drake dominated 2013, in every sense (â€śHOW, Sway?), and they had too many records to only pick one.Â Those guys were… continue reading
For this weekâ€™s episode ofÂ SNSS, we decided to switch it up a little bit and highlight one of our favorite groups,Â The Physics, by dedicating half the show to their excellent catalog in celebration of their new album release.Â 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 groupâ€™s history as we ran through tracks from all their projects.Â We finished with a few records… continue reading
New music on this weekâ€™sÂ SNSSÂ 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.Â We were also joined in studio by one of our favorite guests, Fleeta Partee, who came by to debut his new record, â€śHuey Newton,â€ť produced by BeanOne.Â Enjoy the show and be on the lookout for our upcomingÂ interview with Lupe Fiasco!
Another fun week onÂ SNSS.Â Keyboard Kid joined us in studio to chop it up about his upcoming projects and a dope monthly event heâ€™s holding in Seattle called â€ś#Rare.â€ťÂ You can find out details about this Fridayâ€™s event on the flierÂ here.Â Come through. We ran a bunch of dope records this week too, but I mean, whatâ€™s new?Â 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.Â Enjoy the show and be on the lookout for an in-depth interview weâ€™re doing with Lupe Fiasco… continue reading
Check out this weekâ€™s episode ofÂ Sound SessionÂ for new tracks from artists like Busta Rhymes, Q-Tip, Termanology, Sampha, Snoop Dogg, RA Scion, Flume, Fashawn, Styles P, and more.Â 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!