Posts By Jake Greene

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Key Nyata – “My Way (Sidewayz)” F. Nacho Picasso & Avatar Darko [Potholes Premiere]

With anticipation building towards his upcoming project The Shadowed Diamond, Key Nyata lets go of the latest single “My Way (Sidewayz)”. Over a dark and spacey beat from P-Smoov, the Raider Klan member is joined by Vampsterdam cohorts Nacho Picasso…

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Dave B – “Galaxy Defenders” [Potholes Video Premiere]

Who says good rap can’t be fun? Young Seattle emcee Dave B comes through with the Men In Black-inspired video for “Galaxy Defenders”, off his upcoming Doughnuts EP, due out early September. Featuring everything from nerf guns to hostages to…

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Brothers From Another – “Drunk Talk” [Potholes Video Premiere]

With the release of their Tacos On Broadway EP less than a month away, Seattle group Brothers From Another drop off their brand new video “Drunk Talk” for a Potholes Premiere. For the second single off the EP, BFA takes…

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Budo – “Circles” [Potholes Premiere]

If you saw the name Budo and clicked the link expecting another record from Grieves & Budo, or production work that you may hear the likes of Macklemore or Slug rapping on, you will soon find yourself questioning if this…

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Concert Review: Alabama Shakes & Michael Kiwanuka at The Paramount in Seattle (3/3/13)

Seattle’s Paramount Theater is no stranger to great singers, having set the stage for the likes of Gladys Knight and Frank Sinatra. But when the combination of the Alabama Shakes’ frontwoman Brittany Howard and Michael Kiwanuka hit the stage on…

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Kingdom Crumbs – “Red Cup” [Potholes Video Premiere]

If you haven’t heard Kingdom Crumb’s 2012 self-titled debut, you are about to spend the next three minutes and 25 seconds wondering how you could have missed it. The Seattle rap quartet of Tay Sean, Mikey Nice,  Jerm D, and…

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K.Flay – “West Ghost” F. Allen Stone

To say I’ve been underwhelmed by the recent wave of female rappers would be an understatement. The likes of Iggy Banks (that’s one person, right?) and she-who-does-not-deserve-to-be-named, I was giving up hope that anything new would join the likes of…

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Sax G – “Now What” [Potholes Premiere]

From the upper left of the US, we get a Potholes Premiere from Cloud Nice rapper-producer Sax G. “Now What” marks the first release of his upcoming project Tu Me Manques (March 12, 2013), and serves as an honest letter…

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The Bad Tenants – Eloquent Scoundrels Vol. 1 [EP]

From the northern-most part of the Northwest, Bellingham, Wash.-based group The Bad Tenants make their Potholes debut with the free six-track project Eloquent Scoundrels Vol. 1. With what sounds like a heavy Jurassic 5 (who should NEVER be referred to as…

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Brothers From Another – “Molly Moons” F. Thig Natural & Prometheus Brown [Video]

Seattle duo Brothers From Another have extended summer a bit longer, dropping the video for the ice-cream inspired track “Molly Moons” featuring The Physics’ Thig Natural and Blue Scholars’ Prometheus Brown. With a little animated touch added to the lead…