BURR 52: BXKS

It’s Brickcellphone’s Underground Rap Radar and an interview with BXKS. Last time, we spoke with Feux, the versatile rapper who’s just dropped his first proper project. This week we’ve got a Q&A with BXKS. The new video for her tune Packed In! is jokes and very much tickled us. She’s got more new music coming soon so what better time to speak to her about … Continue reading BURR 52: BXKS

Something that is old Thursdays: Isaac Hayes – Theme from ‘Shaft’ (1971)

‘I played this to my six-year-old son, now he has a moustache,’ reads one YouTube comment, summing up nicely the essence of the era in which Isaac Hayes’ Theme from Shaft was released. For the most part the song is one big breakdown, combining a scatty-jazz structure with this forever-building sense of sexiness that finally escalates into the track’s iconic call and response lyrics. If … Continue reading Something that is old Thursdays: Isaac Hayes – Theme from ‘Shaft’ (1971)