TheDGTL and Mr. Hentvii “Been There” and It Shows

On the cover of TheDgtl and Mr. Hentvii single "Been There", drawn arrow like shapes drop at an angle through a dark backdrop.

TheDGTL and Mr. Hentvii “Been There” and It Shows by Nate Hodge King County stalwarts TheDGTL and Mr. Hentvii recently teamed up again to drop “Been There”, a lively face slapper that just leveled up the anticipation for TheDGTL’s forthcoming album, of which this track is from.  “Been There” has a rumbling electronic bassline that […]

Mac $ane Brings Back That Good West Coast on “Top Ramen”

Mac $ane stands in front of a Parliament style mothership.

Mac $ane Brings Back That Good West Coast on “Top Ramen” Single is Rapper’s Fourth of 2021 by Nate Hodge For a while now, trends in rap have been moving in all kinds of directions with chopping, triplet flows, and trap hop becoming the dominant choices amongst the game’s young voices.  So we here at […]

Boom Bap Project Are Still Packing a Wallop On “Hagler vs Hearns”

The Boom Bap Project are back with "Hagler vs Hearns" and the cover features a picture of the boxers in a prefight promo shot over a red background.

Boom Bap Project Are Still Packing a Wallop On “Hagler vs Hearns” by Nate Hodge 15 years is a long time be gone from anything, let alone music.  But underground Hip Hop icons Boom Bap Project are back after that A-felony jail bid length of a hiatus.  Their new single is called “Hagler vs Hearns” […]

Makkk Hussien Toasts Hard Work On “All Mines”

Makkk Hussien has a new single "All Mines" and on the cover he is wearing Arabic attire while standing in front of the IRS building with two dogs on his side.

Makkk Hussien Toasts Hard Work On “All Mines” by Nate Hodge Tax season has long been called out from Hip Hop figures as the time to spot three week ballers and wolf ticket salesman everywhere.  Combined with this year’s timely stimulus payments, these times should be ripe for an outbreak of tycoon imitation like no […]

Sam Shoemaker Politicks On The Struggle For “Freedom”

Sam Shoemaker has a new video for his track "Freedom". Here he is pictured wearing a black beanie with a red tint over the image.

Sam Shoemaker Politicks On The Struggle For “Freedom” by Nate Hodge Sam Shoemaker has been pushing out a consistent stream of tracks for a few years now with 11 standalone singles since his 2019 EP Grimy Gospel.  On his latest track “Freedom”,  he draws deep and uses concise, poetic phrasing to speak on alienation and […]

Iyzlow Matisse Leaves No Question On Who He Will “Do It 4”

Iyzlow Matisse has a new song called "Do It 4". On the animated cover here, he is seen on stage holding a mic next to a guitar.

Iyzlow Matisse Leaves No Question On Who He Will“Do It 4” by Nate Hodge Iyzlow Matisse has been building a strong portfolio, firmly entrenching himself in the middle of the renaissance of dope shit coming out of Spokane.  On his latest single “Do It 4”, he waxes on grown man shit over a good vibes […]

Nobi and B-Boy Fidget Come “Clean” On New Banger

Cover for Nobi single "Clean" is drawn in the style of RugRats cartoon with pictures of Nobi, B-Boy Fidget-, theDGTL, and Philip Peterson.

Nobi and B-Boy Fidget Come “Clean” On New Banger by Nate Hodge Nobi and B-Boy Fidget have tag-teamed up on a new feel-good joint called “Clean” just in time to lead us out of winter.  When you hear the opening notes, you immediately understand that you needed a joint like this.  The airy production from […]

Nobi, Sol, Jamel Moxey, and Grimeshine Voltron Up On “Calling Me”

Cover for "Calling Me" from Grimeshine shows the interior of a car with a cell phone sitting near the center console.

Nobi, Sol, Jamel Moxey, and Grimeshine Voltron Up On “Calling Me” by Nate Hodge Grimeshine has shown a clear knack for assembling talent and drawing heat rocks from the squadron.  His latest concoction is “Calling Me”, a vigorous bopper featuring Nobi, Jamel Moxey, and Sol dropping A+ testimonials on their work ethic. Nobi sets things […]

Ralph Reign Takes You On A Trip On “Atlas”

Ralph Reign stands in a shadowy oval with red and cloudy spheres behind him.

Ralph Reign Takes You On A Trip On “Atlas” by Nate Hodge Ralph Reign, Washington’s own rap space traveler has another galactic journey to take listeners on with the single “Atlas” he just dropped.  The cool vibe allows his opening prayer to soothe while he speaks on the dark forces that can muddy up our […]