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Alright, I can't find the old DMV thread I made but there are some ridiculous releases coming out right now. For those who don't know, DMV is the term for the DC/ Maryland/ Virginia area.
The biggest name out of the DMV is Wale, who just dropped Attention Deficit:
Another heavy hitter right now is X.O., who you may know from Diamond District. Pick up Monumental:
Next, pick up the new album by Phil Ade:
I got links for all of these if you guys can't find them.
Couple more to check out....
G5 Clive - Reign Cheque
M1 Platoon - We Not Them
11-08-2009, 12:12 PM
yeah new wale is good. will be aotw here shortly... going to review it at 3.5/5 i think.
11-08-2009, 12:14 PM
gotta check out Wale. sounds good
11-08-2009, 12:17 PM
it's really a pop/hip-hop hybrid. kinda in the vein of kanye, cudi, etc style, but without the singing. lots of cool fts.
Oh, I've been ignoring this thread because I didn't know the term DMV. Digging the new Wale album, I still need to check out the others though.
I have the Diamond District album and something old from X.O, but I'll check out Monumental too.
Let me know if you guys need links.
11-08-2009, 02:20 PM
dont forget clipse!
So disappointed by the new Clipse stuff I've heard, really hope the new album is not a complete let down.
Trust me I love Clipse, but they aren't really considered DMV because they aren't in the DC metro area.
Can't belive I forgot Nando
11-08-2009, 05:06 PM
don't really dig on oddisee at all. i think he's really overrated in the underground... very basic beats.
Yeah he's good but not one of my favorites. Have you heard Damu the Fudgemunk?
11-09-2009, 12:40 AM
i'll probably check out wale's album at some point
11-09-2009, 04:54 PM
is Wiz Khalifa DMV or would you say pittsburgh is more east coast
DMV is the DC Metro area.
Putting on a DMV Hip Hop Showcase...it's going to be sick.
11-16-2009, 12:41 PM
11-16-2009, 02:06 PM
you ever go to commonwealth ATM?
11-16-2009, 11:21 PM
sick sneakear boutique in dc that sponsors a lot of these mixtapes and has performances and ****. they have pretty sick streetwear, idk my friend is more into that but the shoes are dope. anyway, I saw Dam Funk, Clipse, got a free Wale shirt shirt, they always have free drinks at their ****. you should check it. my friend got to meet ghostface promoting the new ghostdini thing at the Adidas store in georgetown
Sounds pretty tight. I am so broke though so I probably couldnt afford anything haha.
I'll let you know when this DMV Hip Hop Showcase is going on. Will you be around in Jan.?
11-17-2009, 11:06 AM
yeah **** that, i never buy anything, its mostly hipster **** imo anyway
yeah ill be around in jan, let me know def
It's actually going to be December 6th. Think you can make it?
Third Rail and Fly Boy Radio present...the DMV Hip Hop Showcase
We've got some of the biggest and brightest stars from the DMV coming into the studio:
Phil Ade - http://www.myspace.com/philade301
Nando - http://www.myspace.com/supernikenando
Nick tha 1da - http://www.myspace.com/nicktha1da
The performances will start around 6pm.
Come out to the studio to experience this live! If you can't make it, tune in at http://www.wmucradio.com or if you are in College Park tune in to 88.1 FM.
Today at 3pm:
Listen in! http://www.wmucradio.com
12-06-2009, 11:31 AM
wale played last night at my school backed by a sick gogo band called ucb. he was pretty damn good, he did mirrors, nike boots, 90210, waledance, chillin, but alot of old **** too , his band went into smells like teen spirit at one point, dude talks alot of **** though
Nice dude. I saw Wale with UCB and Clipse at UMD. You should come out today or listen online.
12-06-2009, 11:42 AM
word, im gonna listen
It's going to be sick as hell. Phil Ade opened for Wale at 930 Club and damn near stole the show.
Here's a video from the show:
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