Boston’s Best Music: November 2017

November was a great month! Give thanks for Boston’s 16 best tracks, Presented by Fresh out The Mint: This month’s list has a little bit of everything: Austin Fair links up with Hetriks for LeBron, Boogie Da God calls on Jefe Replay for a fun feature off his It’s Been Real EP and Caliph sauces…

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New Sounds: Big Leano – Packula (EP)

Big Leano has a reputation that precedes his introduction. His ability to craft huge bass-knocking hits, as well as his ability to flow hilariously catchy lyrics, makes him one of the lead faces of the city. Big Leano just dropped off his sophomore tape, Packula, last night and the hits just keep on coming. With…

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New Sounds: Taren Tate – Tomorrow’s Revenge (EP)

I love being able to find new sounds, both local and national. Boston sometimes feels fairly small, with a lot of familiar faces and names that tend to circulate through the visible part of the city’s music scene. Get familiar with Taren Tate and his latest EP, “Tomorrow’s Revenge.” This 7-track EP is put together really…

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Boston’s Best Music: August 2017

Listen to the best 9 tracks out of Boston in July below. Tracklist Maka & Durkin – Waterworld SuperSmashBroz – Confused ft. Wizz Dakota, Gin Mason, & Alejandro Blanco [Prod. Wizz Dakota & SSB] Humbeats – Monday ft. TeaMarrr & Austin Fair [Prod. Humbeats] DJ Lucas – Big Dope [Prod. Kenny Beats] Gio Dee –…

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Boston’s Best Music: July 2017

Listen to the best 9 tracks out of Boston in July below. Tracklist SuperSmashBroz – Still (Feat. Big Leano & Vintage Lee) [Prod. Tee-WaTT] Cave – Who’s Next [Prod. Maka] Caliph – Life of the Party [Prod. RELLWTHEWAVECAP, Vally, & Obeatz] Che – Typical [Prod. CheFxingEcru] Cousin Stizz – The Store (Feat. Big Leano) [Prod….

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Boston’s Best Music: June 2017

Listen to the best 9 tracks out of Boston in June below. Tracklist Young Suess – 123 [Prod. Suess] Cousin Stizz – All Star [Prod. Tee-WaTT & M.Ali] Michael Christmas – Top Turnbuckle (Feat. OG Swaggerdick) [Prod. James Rodgers] Vintage Lee – Bless You [Prod. Jew Paidro] Haasan Barclay – Live for You [Prod. Haasan…

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Interview: Haasan Barclay at Great Scott

Meet Haasan Barclay, the unclassified creative at the heart of a budding Boston music scene. There doesn’t seem to be an artistic role Haasan Barclay can’t fill or redefine. As a producer, his work with artists like Michael Christmas and OG Swaggerdick has been instrumental in the growth of Boston hip-hop. As a solo artist,…

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Fresh Friday: Brockhampton – Saturation

Today’s Fresh Friday selection goes to independent hip-hop super group Brockhampton with their project Saturation. Brockhampton is a diverse and forward-thinking rap group  boy band made up of artists Kevin Abstract, Matt Champion, JOBA, Ameer Vann, and Rodney Tenor. The group’s project slaps you over the head with “Heat”, a punk-rap track reminiscent of N.E.R.D. but…

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