A name for the mental notebook backed by a legend of hip-hop. DJ Premier -of the utterly wondrous Gangstarr, see Just To Get A Rep – has produced or lent beats or samples to a host of artists : Nas, Jeru The Damaga, Blaq Poet, M.O.P. KRS One, Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Brand Nubian, and Mos Def for a start. His record speaks for itself so when he brings out a new track my ears tend to prick up like a dog who catches the rattle of the feeding bowl. His latest effort involve Fisher (previously G. Fisher) a name who is new to me but is good enough to round off my brief visit to all things hip-hop. While you wouldn’t describe it as groundbreaking it’s hard, articulate and super smart:
An album is forthcoming so keep your eyes peeled.