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REVIEW: Dirty Up – ‘Thrillwave’

Artist: Dirty Up Album: Thrillwave Genre: Rap/Hip-Hop When it comes to transcendental production, Clams Casino has undoubtedly set the standard over the past few years with his career-launching work for artists such as A$AP Rocky and Lil B. Recently, though, upcoming talents such as the Sad Boy crew’s Yung Gud have begun to master the […]


The internet has been a useful tool for everyone from acclaimed producer Clams Casino to rap enigma Lil B to launch themselves into various levels of notability. Coincidentally, hailing from the San Francisco Bay Area where Lil B calls home, a rising producer and rapper by the name of Dirty Up is looking to follow […]

Lil B Giving Up

MUSIC VIDEO: Lil B – “Giving Up”

Lil B, indisputably the rawest and realest rapper alive or dead, now and in perpetuity*, dropped some next level visuals for his track “Giving Up”. Alright, enough jokes. This is, objectively speaking, a good to great song and music video. It’s a conscious affair colored by the fact that this is still a based affair. […]

MIXTAPE: Lil B – Halloween H20

I think it’s safe to say that no one has released as many mixtapes in 2012 as Lil B. His latest, Halloween H20, arrived on DatPiff this morning and a few of our staffers have already made it the soundtrack to their day. The album features twenty new tracks, including five based freestyles. You can […]