Yes Lawd! Remixes, NxWorries

By Daniel Winogradoff, Albums Editor SCORE: 7.1 NxWorries had a splendid 2016 with their highly-praised, yet severely underrated debut album Yes Lawd!, a gorgeous and confident project full of rich beats and “mobile-to-noble” narration.  The SoCal-duo, comprised of zany multi-genre-aficionado Anderson .Paak and loop beast Knxwledge, splashed with ritzy showmanship while still remaining faithful to their classy modesty. Despite this project being overshadowed by .Paak’s … Continue reading Yes Lawd! Remixes, NxWorries

Mr Finish Line, Vulfpeck

By Mitchell Rose, Staff Writer SCORE: 8.8 Vulfpeck’s newest album, Mr Finish Line, feels so built for a musical that it’s a tragedy there’s no screenplay to accompany it. Everything about it sounds like the soundtrack to a Broadway performance: punchy, rich, playful and emotional all at once. Coming in short at just 35 minutes, Vulfpeck is still able to create a memorable listen. If a … Continue reading Mr Finish Line, Vulfpeck

Laugh Now, Fly Later, Wiz Khalifa

By Amanda Rovitz, Staff Writer SCORE: 6.2 As fans await Wiz Khalifa’s highly anticipated album, Rolling Papers 2, a project that he has been working on for quite some time, Taylor Gang supporters were given something to ease their patience with Laugh Now, Fly Later, Wiz’s latest 10-song mixtape. As an artist, Wiz is constantly coming out with new music; he’s released two EP’s this year, and … Continue reading Laugh Now, Fly Later, Wiz Khalifa

Angst, Sam Austins

By Daniel Winogradoff, Albums Editor SCORE: 7.5 As of 10:07 a.m. on November 14, 2017, Detroit native Sam Austins only has 901 followers on SoundCloud. That is nearly 124 thousand less than Lil Xan, 680 thousand less than Lil Pump and 1.4 million less than Xxxtentacion. Unfortunately for those three rappers, Sam Austins deserves to have a larger fanbase than all of them (perhaps a … Continue reading Angst, Sam Austins