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Shabazz Palaces - Black Up

You won’t find Ishmael Butler’s name anywhere on Black Up, much less any reference to his previous incarnation as Butterfly in the Digable Planets.

Reviewed 4 August 2011 under Not So Live Music

Roots Manuva - Run Come Save Me

Excluding the first track which is a mostly-instrumental reverse-reprise of the last track and a tiny 22-second interlude Run Come Save Me is still pretty short for an album that spans fifteen tracks.

Reviewed 19 July 2005 under Not So Live Music

Viktor Vaughn - Vaudeville Villain

Viktor Vaughn is MF Doom - MF Doom is Viktor Vaughn I shot some savage craps when I bought this CD, and I guess I did pretty well; Vaudeville Villain probably isn't the classic that people are ...

Reviewed 20 December 2004 under Not So Live Music

I Phantom

I like hip hop. I hate skits. Lord, do I hate skits. There is nothing worse than the flow of the album being interrupted by a pointless, moronic skit. I decided that I would never buy another hip ...

Reviewed 29 March 2003 under Not So Live Music

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