Daily Yinz – Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott – Owls in the Sun (feat. JM the Poet)

Rapper Moemaw Naedon and producer C.Scott's September project, River Rats, emerged from days and nights spent outdoors on the banks of the Allegheny. As is often the case with these artists' work, River Rats is dusty, sample-heavy, and gritty, a real throwback hip-hop record. The meditative, jazzy "Owls in the Sun," which brings Driving While … Continue reading Daily Yinz – Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott – Owls in the Sun (feat. JM the Poet)

Daily Yinz – JM the Poet – Function (ft. Jordan Montgomery and Victor Muthama)

Driving While Black Records affiliate JM the Poet drops "Function," the first single from his upcoming album, Deja Vu. When I first listened to "Function," I was reminded of a song I used to like back in my dorky high school days, "Unbelievers" by backpack rap collective The Dean's List. Where that song filled out … Continue reading Daily Yinz – JM the Poet – Function (ft. Jordan Montgomery and Victor Muthama)

Daily Yinz – Driving While Black Records – Crazy Taxi

Driving While Black Records is an independent hip-hop label founded by Pittsburgh's own Jordan Montgomery; the imprint released its first compilation album, Support Black Business, last week. The majority of the work on Support Black Business is handled by Driving While Black rappers Livefromthecity, JM the Poet, and Montgomery himself. My personal favorite from the … Continue reading Daily Yinz – Driving While Black Records – Crazy Taxi