Years of marinating since his 2010 mixtape allowed for Earl Sweatshirt’s album ‘Doris’ to hit the Rolling Stone sweet spot and land his verbal gymnastics as the #42 pick on their 50 Best Albums of 2013 chart. The original album review can be found through Rolling Stone here.
A little goes a long way, and the 7 track EP by Best Coast proves that power doesn’t necessarily come in numbers. Rolling Stone ranked ‘Fade Away’ as #35 on their 2013 Albums of the Year roster, affirming their affection for Bethany Cosentino after their album review just last month.
Los Angeles-based Hip-Hop/R&B group OverDoz. is proud to release their long-awaited BOOM mixtape. The mixtape features guest appearances from Juicy J, Problem, Nipsey Hussle, and more. LiveMixtapes and Noisey co-premiered the release and Noisey also interviewed the group. You can check it out here. And be sure to look at their upcoming tour dates here.
Cashmere Cat is the production alias of young Norwegian producer Magnus August Hoiberg. Following the release of his “Mirror Maru” EP last year, he is back to premiere “With Me” from forthcoming EP “Wedding Bells” due out 1/28 via LuckyMe. Stream the single above or check out the full post on pitchfork here.
LA weekly interviewed contributing composer, Woody Jackson about the creation of the music behind Grand Theft Auto V. Check it out here.