Tag: DJ Straight Edge

WXCI Local Music Spotlight: Afghan Haze’s ‘Nihilistic Stoner Hymns’

January 5, 2021 | By
WXCI Local Music Spotlight: Afghan Haze’s ‘Nihilistic Stoner Hymns’

  CT stoner rockers Afghan Haze release their debut record, Nihilistic Stoner Hymns Nihilistic Stoner Hymns by Afghan Haze I’ll start by stressing that this album is not for the faint of heart. If you are currently finding yourself in need of a period of rest and relaxation after the trying time that was most […]

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MF DOOM: In Memoriam

January 4, 2021 | By
MF DOOM: In Memoriam

    WXCI Pays its Respects to Hip-Hop’s Greatest Supervillain   The news of MF DOOM’s passing was announced New Year’s Eve via a statement made by his wife Jasmine. He had died two months prior, on Halloween. When I found out, it got me thinking about the impact DOOM has had on my own […]

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WXCI’s Comprehensive List of 2021 GRAMMY Nominations

November 24, 2020 | By
WXCI’s Comprehensive List of 2021 GRAMMY Nominations

  It’s that time of year again…   Every year, music industry bureaucrats put their heads together to tell everyone which releases from the past 365 days were the best in their respective categories. We might not share their opinions, but at least it’s entertaining to see what they are. It’s a big list, so […]

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DJ Straight Edge’s RSD 2020 Drop I Pickups

August 31, 2020 | By
DJ Straight Edge’s RSD 2020 Drop I Pickups

Record Store Day 2020 Part I 2020 has been a rough year for music lovers- not to mention the rest of the global population as well! Since mid March, we have been cheated out of our opportunities to see live music or to even really get together with people and listen to / talk about […]

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This Week In Releases 5/17/2020 (Caribou & Four Tet, Slowthai, Neil Young)

May 17, 2020 | By
This Week In Releases 5/17/2020 (Caribou & Four Tet, Slowthai, Neil Young)

Slothai: “Enemy” Apple Music / Spotify / Youtube Slowthai returns to the scene in a bombastic nature on a beat more akin to Memphis Hip-Hop than his usual Grime palette, yet still bringing his unmistakably british flow to the track. I would surely recommend this cut to any US hardcore rap fans looking to get […]

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