Saturday, June 5, 2010

June 5

I've got family in town this weekend, so here's a quickie (and that's no innuendo):
Happy Birthday to Aesop Rock, an alt-rapper in a scene that sorely needs re-invention. Eminem and Kanye are the only distinct artists in commercial hip-hop at the moment; practically everyone else sounds the same, even before they're auto-tuned. But out in the frontiers of music, there are folks like Atmosphere and Aesop Rock, who are making the sounds that are coming up next, hopefully. This is what tomorrow sounds like:

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