The Buzz

The Buzz

  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:47Penny Stephens 12 views
    Marc 7, a member of the infamous West Coast hip hop crew Jurassic 5, recently tweeted that “thousands of Sasquatch sighting will be reported on Halloween”; signaling the release date of his newest single – one in a string of newly minted solo releases from the MC.   "Sasquatch" helps cultivate his outsider persona and seems to deliver some pointed advice to youngsters coming up in the game. Having been a fixture in the hip hop scene since the early 90’s, it is no wonder the veteran...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:39Anthony Muzonzini7 views
    “They paid $830 for my great-great-great grandma?” Nas From now on when Nas says “Owe me back” it will have something else behind it. The multi-platinum rapper from Queensbridge appeared on the TV show Finding your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.  The rapper not only saw a picture of the actual man that purchased his great-great-great grandmother, but the rapper actually saw the receipt for the purchase.   “They paid $830 for my great-great-great grandma?” Nas asked as he...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:25Nick Watts4 views
    US producer and song writer KDrew, who has been picked up by new label Good Game Records, has just dropped another free download. It takes the form of "Tonight", and is part of his three-track EP under the name "Signals" - also released through the imprint. This track is a powerful yet deeply musical single, and also utilises Kevin Drew's talents as a singer.   Taking the lead with carefully placed synth patterns and groove-filled guitar riffs, "Tonight" is a myriad of sounds and...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:08Anthony Muzonzini7 views
    Lil Wayne just released a video today saying that Tha Carter V, which was supposed to drop on Tuesday, is now coming later in the year and there’s going to be two parts to the actual album. The first half is scheduled to hit the stores on December 9th.   Lil Wayne released a video, which you can check out above, outlining his reasons for not dropping the album on Tuesday. “Honestly, I been working hard every motherfucking day on this album and this album mean a whole lot to me,” the New...
  • 7 hours 28 min agoNick Brutus Grass Younes94 views
    Meet Marcel, better known as Little Ghost, a young Experimental/Trip Hop musician from Toronto. We got the chance to listen to his new track off his latest EP that is coming out in a month and fell in love. His latest release, which we are premiering here on IX Daily today is titled "Fashion.Agressive (Ft. Cel)" and will take you deep with the catchy modified and pitched down vocals. The whole thing feels like you are entering a different world of sounds that provokes your emotions in all types...
  • 12 hours 19 min agoEmily MacLean9 views
    Everyone should go and get familiar with LA-based producer P. Morris. His shit is unique and it sounds good and it makes you feel, to put it very simply. My first encounter with him was at Cabaret Mile End this summer when he opened for FKA Twigs, and a couple months back he collaborated with the super wonderful Kelela and LE1F on "OICU". However, I didn't smarten up until today when I came across his second EP, Beloved. When I searched his name just now he came up with hits...
  • 12 hours 33 min agoL-SPEX7 views
    Beatmaking in 2014 is all about the 'burbs.  Take a leap into the dreamy mind of Judrick Saint-Fleur (better known as J.u.D). Growing up in Deux-Montagnes, Québec, it didn't take long before his heavenly trap beats caught the attention of Laval tastemakers ALAIZ (High Klassified, Da-P, Kaytranada). His new EP S†. Flower (streaming via Red Bull) is his most satisfying offering to date. If last year's Molly Cyrus EP was like a bottle of Alizé (wink wink) in a stretch limo on...
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