Thomas Hobbs

Writer

WCGD, West Coast Get Down
MusicThe history of the West Coast Get Down, LA’s jazz giants
Jay Electronica - A Written Testimony album cover
MusicAfter a 13-year wait, Jay Electronica’s debut surpasses all expectations
Mac Miller by Christian Weber
MusicMac Miller’s final album Circles offers light beyond the darkness
xanax
MusicXanax: the drug that defined the decade and changed rap
Kanye West
MusicThe greatest sin of Kanye West’s Jesus is King? How boring it is
Rico Nasty
MusicA conversation with punk rap renegade Rico Nasty
Danny Brown, 2019
MusicDanny Brown is tired of you putting him in a box
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib
MusicMadlib and Freddie Gibbs on making one of 2019’s best rap albums
Tyler, the Creator – IGOR
MusicWith IGOR, Tyler, the Creator finds the beauty in moving on
JPEGMAFIA
MusicA conversation with JPEGMAFIA, the MC who raps like the internet feels
Eyes Wide Shut
MusicHow Eyes Wide Shut’s uniquely unsettling score was made
Sheck Wes
MusicSheck Wes: ‘My energy inspires Kanye West’
Wee / Norman Whiteside
MusicThe 70s soul artist whose music gained a new life while he was in prison
trump
Arts+CultureThe man building a nuclear bomb shelter for Kim and Kanye
Dream Article
Arts+CultureWhy we dreamed about floating down stairs when we were kids