#Mad Men

Beck Turned Down The Chance To Write The ‘Mad Men’ Theme Song

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Beck has a lot of regrets from the past, but one of his biggest ones is skipping on the chance to write the 'Mad Men' theme song.


RJD2 – “Her Majesty’s Socialist Request”


Producer RJD2 lets off a shot with "Her Majesty's Socialist Request," a track that's equal parts trap, boom-bap and orchestral masterpiece.

Year Of The Blacksmith Community Mixtape

Jean Grae Feat. Mela Machinko – “The Bridge”

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/download-talib-kweli-feat-consequence-1st-time"> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/jean-grae">Jean's</a> musical output hasn't increased as much as I hoped since she linked up with Talib's Blacksmith movement.

The Colossus

RJD2 – “The Glow” Video

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Thank you, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/rjd2">RJD2</a>.


Drake Makes How Much Per Show?

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As record sales keep <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/11/50-cent-says-sales-dont-matter-anymore-praises-new-his-album">slumping for bigger acts</a> and concert money becomes more essential to funding artists' lavish livelihoods, curiosity leads one to ponder how much our favorite acts pull in per show.

The Colossus

RJD2 – “The Colossus” Video

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If you're familiar with indie Hip-Hop beat machine <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/RJD2">RJD2</a>, you already know dude's a beast because of his work with <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/Cage">Cage</a>, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/MF-Doom">MF Doom</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/CunninLynguists">CunninLynguists</a>, not to mention his own diverse and eclectic <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/RJD2">collection</a> of albums and instrumentals.

Your Face or Your Kneecaps

Your Daily Funk – “Find You Out”

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Yeah, it's been a minute and you've been conditioned to see these only @ night.

Since We Last Spoke

Your Daily Funk – “To All Of You”

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Testament to the fact that our type of "funk" doesn't have to all be predated 1980-something.

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