Music Finds: “Three the Hard Way” by Atari Jones

 Atari Jones, straight from Cleveland, raps over vibrant jazz samples in the track “Three the Hard Way”. The song title is an ode to the 1974  film directed by Gordon Parks Jr.  Jones’ inspirational lyrics are perfect for 2017 motivation. As January comes to an end this is the perfect soundtrack. Everyone should be making…

VOTD: Blu Collar Workers

Blu & Exile released “Below the Heavens” in the summer of 2007. Blu Collar Workers is the 6th track out of 15. Exile produced the album and mixed samples with gritty-quirky beats. He sampled “Quicksand” by Martha and the Vandellas and “When Sunny Gets Blue” by Johnny Mathis in this track. Blu talked about his money and…