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Music, Hear This Bun B: Show Preview

Bun B: Show Preview

If you're like me, your boss is a tall German guy who likes to claim he invented the word "trill." We finally get to set the record straight this Sunday in the presence of Bun B, the term's symbolic progenitor…
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Music, All Shook Down "Wait a Minute": Chris Webby is a Sexist Idiot; Kid Ink is a Romney Wannabe

"Wait a Minute": Chris Webby is a Sexist Idiot; Kid Ink is a Romney Wannabe

You know what the world needs desperately right now? More songs that talk about all-encompassing greed like it's a good thing, with a side of horrifying 1950s-level sexism. Yeah. The world needs that about as much as it needs Mitt…
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Music, Hear This Concert preview: Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek

Concert preview: Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek

Fans have spent a decade clamoring for Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek to follow up the backpack rap classic Train of Thought with another Reflection Eternal album. Anticipation has long since boiled over, but the singles from their upcoming Revolutions Per…
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Music, Texas Rap Legend Bun B Keeps It Trill

Texas Rap Legend Bun B Keeps It Trill

The joys of Bun B go much deeper than those of your typical Southern trap rapper. Ever since 1993, when Bun and Pimp C dropped "Pocket Full of Stones," listening to their group, UGK, has been a sublime experience. Swagger-filled yet…
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Music, All Shook Down UGK's Pimp C Found Dead in a Sunset Strip Hotel

UGK's Pimp C Found Dead in a Sunset Strip Hotel

Celebrity news outlet TMZ has reported rapper Pimp C was found dead in a West Hollywood Hotel. Our Dirty South sister publication Houston Press has comprehensive coverage on the matter, including reactions from Pimp C's sixth grade teacher as…
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Music, All Shook Down CD Review: UGK -- Underground Kingz

CD Review: UGK -- Underground Kingz

Sergio Ornelas of Beer and Rap is our man in charge of all things hard. He says the new UGK (featured this week in the New York Times, goddam!), "is really fucking solid" but "not without some flat points;…
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