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Swet Shop Boys: Sufi La Review – Heems and Riz MC Swap Conscious Rap for Tongue-in-Cheek Anthems

On their debut album,¬†Cashmere, the Swet Shop Boys’ broadness of discussion was only outdone by the South Asian diaspora that came to inform their work. Like so many of the Continue reading Swet Shop Boys: Sufi La Review – Heems and Riz MC Swap Conscious Rap for Tongue-in-Cheek Anthems

The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

This week, two of our featuring artists offer redefining visions of millennial pop. Their latest releases¬†are proof that not all strains of pop operate in vague, innuendo-laden spaces. Here are the week’s five big releases that should be on your radar: Continue reading The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

The Vending Machine: Tiger Hologram – Swet Shop Boys

When in-demand actor Riz Ahmed isn’t starring opposite the likes of Jake Gyllenhaal, Matt Damon and Michael Fassbender, he adopts the moniker MC Riz alongside Heems, a former member of rap collective Continue reading The Vending Machine: Tiger Hologram – Swet Shop Boys