Author archive for Osamagbe

  • Planet Asia – Boil Makers [Music Video Review]

    By Osamagbe on October 4, 2013
     Behold the greatness servin’ cats, boil makers… It always amazes me how crucially slept on Planet Asia is. The Fresno veteran has been in the game for over 18 years, worked with a number of west coast legends from Zion I to Dilated Peoples, and owns a discography over a mile long– what else does the man have to […]
  • Curren$y & Young Roddy – Bales [Mixtape Review]

    By Osamagbe on October 3, 2013
    “Plotting on a million right now, this’ll never stop…”                                                ‘Right Now’ Curren$y All my fans of Jet Life can rejoice: Curren$y & Young Roddy are back doing what they do best with their latest offering, Bales. As […]
  • E-40, Danny Brown, & Schoolboy Q – All My N*ggas

    By Osamagbe on August 26, 2013
    Never tell my right ear what my left ear hear….                                                            -E-40   Now this song right here? This is what you call a good ol’ Bay Area banger!  Bay Area veteran, […]
  • Hiatus Kaiyote: You’ll Thank Me Later [Artist Review]

    By Osamagbe on August 19, 2013
    You know that weird rush of goosebumps you get when listening to a really good song?  Well I have good news: most of the music found in Hiatus Kaiyote’s catalogue will provide you that feeling.  Soul, funk, folk, acoustic, afro-jazz—none of these genres alone can even come close to labeling the Australian musicians’ brand of sound… it’s just simply good […]
  • Slum Village [Interview]

    By Osamagbe on August 1, 2013
    About a week ago Metrojolt came up on the opportunity to chat with T3 and Young RJ, members of the legendary Hip Hop collective Slum Village.  As huge SV fans ourselves, we traced back the group’s 20+ year evolution, asking them about everything we could think of—from their early classics, Fantastic Vol. 1 & 2, their experience working with Kanye […]