Rap Power Hour: The Controversy Edition

If sex sells, controversy sells even more. Lil Bad, an MC from Colorado with a calm but commanding demeanor and more rhymes than a little bit knows how to get the rappers all worked up. Lil Bad’s latest record ...

The Drop: Four Albums You Should Listen to Now

With so many awesome releases this month, it's easy to feel bogged down by all of the new music on your iPod. In this edition of The Drop, we're here to help you narrow your listening choices down for the week....

OutKast Reminds Us About OutKast

When OutKast announced a reunion and subsequent tour, my heart nearly leapt into my skull. Then I watched their first Coachella show and my heart sank into my stomach. Andree 3000 looked bored, Big Boi’s lyrics...

Mad Decent Block Party Takes On Denver

This year's Mad Decent Block Party is heading to Fiddler's Green next Friday, August 22nd to serve up some sweet, sweet jams from some of the biggest names in music. OutKast announced their reunion late last ye...

Telluride Jazz Festival: Barefoot and Funky

Mountain festivals are the best. One minute you're dancing barefoot with a former mayor and the next you're shimmying your way to the front of the crowd to see jazz legends up close and personal. Telluride is n...

The Culture: Where is Hip-hop Going?

A wise man once said on arguably one of the greatest rap albums of all time, “people be asking me all the time, what’s gonna happen with hip-hop. I tell them, whatever happens with hip-hop is what’s happening w...