May 26, 2017 in Music, Rain Drops by

Rare Treat – Mornin’ Dew (Exile Remix) ft. Choosey

On Wednesday 2dopeboyz premiered the third installment of the Rare Treat remixes. Following Eastghost and Chester Watson, legendary producer Exile and label mate Choosey put their spin on the most popular track off of the Rare Treat EP, “Mornin Dew.” Rare Treat is comprised of Myke Bogan, The Last Artful, Dodgr & Neill Von Tally.

December 28, 2016 in Music, Rain Drops, Video by

Caverns – The Last Artful Dodgr [VIDEO]

Fresh off of Sways Universe, The Last Artful Dodgr has been making moves to say to the least. Not to mention her and local songstress Blossom recently backed up Amine on his latest Jimmy Fallon performance as well as rocking a sold out Roseland crowd with him last night. But yeah, so what right? To everyone

November 25, 2016 in Interviews, Live Music, Music, Video by

We Take Holocene Interview with Glenn Waco [VIDEO]

A few months back I had the opportunity to catch up with prominent Portland activist and artist Glenn Waco at his We Take Holocene showcase. Recently Glenn made the move down south to California but specifically came back to host the fourth edition of his Hip Hop series in late August. This show has definitely

September 22, 2016 in Music, Rain Drops, Video by

The Last Artful, Dodgr – Jelly Hunt [Video]

I remember about 2 years ago when I first met The Last Artul, Dodgr, before the Record Label Eyrst was formed, before Portland knew who she was .. before anything really. I was with another Portland emcee Epp who told me that this girl was coming over to our place who’s got some pretty dope

August 24, 2016 in Music, Rain Drops by

Landon Larson – Same Problems

Landon Larson is back. This time he brings us his latest single “Same Problems” where he showcases his melodic talent as well as his creative rhyme scheme.  The portland emcee has been somewhat quiet since the release of his last project “Welfare” but don’t take his silence for weakness. Larson has been grinding while bouncing

August 20, 2016 in Music, Rain Drops by

Martell Webster – Emerald District (Prod. by Jake One)

Approximately one week ago, I attended one of the best shows Portland hip hop has had to offer in a long time. The newly formed record label Eyrst celebrated their one year anniversary at the Evergreen. Not only were they blowing out the candles for the label’s birthday, they also were celebrating the release of

August 19, 2016 in Features, News by

Pablo Hits Portland

If you haven’t heard by now, one of rap’s biggest superstars Kanye West is opening 21 pop up shops this weekend worldwide. Back in February Ye released his seventh studio album, “The Life of Pablo” which many thought would be the return of the “Old Kanye”. Well it definitely wasn’t “College Dropout” but I must

August 11, 2016 in Features, Live Music by

Eyrst One Year Celebration

Tomorrow night is definitely going to be one for the books and quite possibly one of the best line ups the city of roses has to offer. Don’t worry if you’re a little behind, we’re here to fill you in! The newly formed Portland record label Eyrst has been on fire as of late with

August 3, 2016 in Features by

[By The Collective] – August Capsule Release Party

Looking for something to do before The Thesis this Thursday? Our good friends over at By The Collective will be releasing their August capsule showcasing their latest garments of the summer. You may be familiar with Portland brand Jaefields which was created by the innovative artist and  entrepreneur, Wookie Fields. Wookie joined forces with Kahlil

August 2, 2016 in Music, Rain Drops, Video by

Martell Webster – I’m Ripe

Let’s be honest, there’s been a long history of NBA players that have attempted to take a stab into the Hip Hop world. Martell Webster is one of of the chosen few where the dagger has actually stuck. When I first met Tell, I immediately noticed there was not a only hardworking sense about him