Uni BLK – Celeste (New Project & Dissection Interview)

  It’s been quite some time since I’ve put out a dissection interview. I enjoy these interviews the most because the artist and I focus on one of their new releases whether a song, video, or project, and go deeply into the process and inspiration for it. The return of the series couldn’t start off … More Uni BLK – Celeste (New Project & Dissection Interview)

Chief Tony & MeRCY Drop Their Best Body of Work To Date In Sophisticated Thuggery

If you want to hear gritty, street-oriented hip hop music this Monday morning, look no further than Chief Tony and MeRCY’s new LP, Sophisticated Thuggery. The album comes complete with heartfelt lyrics, sinister bars, hard drums, gutter beats, and rhyming prowess. Be sure to check out the first track off Sophisticated Thuggery – a monster of a … More Chief Tony & MeRCY Drop Their Best Body of Work To Date In Sophisticated Thuggery

B1GJuice Drops Exceptional EP ‘SEARCHING.zip’

On the final track of B1GJuice’s latest EP SEARCHING.zip, the Toronto native reveals that he bumps UGK on the regular. The legendary Texas duo worked with chopped and slopped legend DJ Screw throughout their career until he passed in 2000 (RIP). This brief backstory is vital to the sound and essence of SEARCHING.zip, a woozy concoction of deep, … More B1GJuice Drops Exceptional EP ‘SEARCHING.zip’

medna’s new EP, ‘BAD HIGH’ Is Exploration At Its Finest

BAD HIGH, from 23-year-old rapper medna, is a perplex, cloudy, vibe heavy EP. Through aggressive and claustrophobic vocal patterns and all-encompassing production, he captures what it feels like to be trapped in life. BAD HIGH ultimately explores what it means to look deeper inside no matter how much darkness you may find. Although medna portrays sadness … More medna’s new EP, ‘BAD HIGH’ Is Exploration At Its Finest

L.A. VanGogh Releases Multi-Faceted Full Length, ‘Drawback’

Over THREE years ago I put together an artist spotlight on L.A. VanGogh, an artist that continues to progress and innovate. His latest album, Drawback, is another example of what VanGogh can accomplish when put to the test. If you enjoy listening to hip hop, R&B, jazz, gorgeous instrumentation, and intelligent, free-flowing lyrics – you’re … More L.A. VanGogh Releases Multi-Faceted Full Length, ‘Drawback’

Cassius Tae Drops His Most Progressive Body Of Work Yet With The ‘Come Autumn’ EP

If there’s one artist I can count on to deliver a strong body of work, it is Cassius Tae. The man has been putting in work for years, and I’ve covered him quite a bit since the inception of flowsfordays. I was overjoyed to learn that Cassius released an EP titled Come Autumn – his … More Cassius Tae Drops His Most Progressive Body Of Work Yet With The ‘Come Autumn’ EP

FFD Premiere: Jim Swim – Tired Now // Gotta Sleep (New EP)

Jim Swim has been putting out versatile, evocative tracks for years. It’s hard to choose a favorite, made even harder by his latest approach of releasing music – in two tracks. They are always interconnected; whether juxtaposed or woven together in an artistic fashion. Another couplet has emerged, this time in the form of Tired … More FFD Premiere: Jim Swim – Tired Now // Gotta Sleep (New EP)

Jawn Stockton & Swoope Drop Beautiful Yet Complex Instrumental LP ‘Serene’

I LOVE instrumental albums, and Jawn Stockton & Swoope made an excellent one. I always wonder how a producer chooses titles for certain tracks, but with Serene, the mystery was gone. Each one made sense to me, but of course they are open to interpretation. I found that to be one of the greatest elements … More Jawn Stockton & Swoope Drop Beautiful Yet Complex Instrumental LP ‘Serene’

FFD Premiere: Kiev – Ambrosia (New Project & Interview)

Today I have the honor of premiering an incredible piece of work by Houston artist Kiev who is, at the very core, a creative. For years now he’s put out playlist after playlist, project after project, and a ton of diverse content such as freestyles and free form pieces of work. Ambrosia is easily his … More FFD Premiere: Kiev – Ambrosia (New Project & Interview)

An Open Letter to Musa Reems Who Exceeded Expectations On ‘To Whom It May Concern’

Musa Musa. How you’ve blessed us in the course of your career. Year after year we receive incredible projects, singles, EP’s, visuals, and collaborative efforts. We’ve come to know you as the hardest of workers with a penchant for pushing yourself into new territory; providing diverse content that can hit the heart of any music … More An Open Letter to Musa Reems Who Exceeded Expectations On ‘To Whom It May Concern’