Some of Hip Hop’s most classic releases come via a singular connection between producer and emcee. When the beatsmith and wordsmith hit that zone, well, it’s a wrap. It can be even better when they both rep the same crew… Continue Reading
Every week we go through SoundCloud and put the gems into a playlist for you. This week features some upcoming artists and some more established rappers, but everyone is from Chicago. 1. just adam. – My Night W/Xander & Darrion… Continue Reading
Closed Sessions artists Boathouse and Jack Larsen released a new track today via The Fader. “Decision” is a down-tempo, low simmer kind of song. Jack Larsen’s vocals waver between haunting and detached while the Boathouse produced beat keeps the track moving… Continue Reading
Ajani Jones released his new EP today, Cocoons. As the title suggests, transformation and growth is a large theme for the new project. “Cocoons is a project about growth. Evolving as a human and as an artist,” Ajani said about the… Continue Reading
A freezing cold January meant either bundling up outside or staying warm in the studio. Here are Cooper Fox’s favorite pics from the month of just that.
Have you ever wondered what it might be like if Kweku Collins and BoatHouse performed some songs inside of a Neon Shop sign surrounded by power tools used to create and mangle neon? I can say with 100% accuracy that… Continue Reading
LOST MY MIND, FOUND GOD IN THE MOSHPIT. This is the refrain that anchors CRASHprez’s newest song “Watch This”, an energetic rowdy banger. The beat is provided by Boathouse who brought the bass, the sub looms over the lyrics like a… Continue Reading
Closed Sessions producer Boathouse brought a touch of Grime back with him from his swing overseas. Sampling Grime legend Dizzee Rascal, Boat creates an ethereal melody within a House/Electro setting that pumps and thumps; perfect for a house party. The… Continue Reading