Welcome back to the Comprehensive Beatdown, Episode 11. This week, Silent G and Bloggy Bonilla tackle “The Good Fight,” the newest offering from Oddisee through Mello Music Group. Oddisee handles all the production and rapping on the record, as he continues to evolve his sound as well as his lyrical acumen. Guests on the record include Maimouna Youseff, Nick Hakim, Tranqill, and Gary Clarke Jr. The guys also check out a track from the most recent Oh No & Alchemist collaboration as well as songs from the new Blueprint and Nosaj Thing records. The local track for the week is supplied by Jackson, MS based artist Spook.
Thanks as always for listening. We will be taking a break next week, so look for us again in a couple weeks.
Prince Po enlists his Organized Noise compadre Pharoahe Monch and frequent collaborator O.C. on his newest release “Smash” from his brand new album Animal Serum. Released today on Nature Sounds record label it is completely produced by Oh No. Saafir, Oh No, Rock (Heltah Skeltah), and Sadat X all make lyrical contributions.
Want to know what Kweli thinks about the Illuminati? He gives his view of the secret societies over some Oh No production coming from the forth coming album Gravitas. Word has it the album is coming in Feb of next year.
Madlib produced remix from Lootpack’s classic underground album, Soundpieces : The Antidote. The remix features Madlib’s little brother, Oh No as well as Cali Agent #1, Rasco. Cuts provided by DJ Romes….Oxnard, STAND UP!!