On the heels of growing critical acclaim and buzz, midwest rapper (I)Deal is back with his second single of the year, “Unconventional”, featuring Chicago heavyweight Mick Jenkins. On the aptly titled song, (I)Deal brings a truly unique and inspired flow, rising to the occasion with two impressive verses to open and close the track. Mick Jenkins slides in with veteran presence for 20 bars of dense wordplay we’ll be dissecting for a minute. Both emcees match the intensity of the powerful soul samples and raw electric guitar riffs and massive drums for an all around slap that will have us looking out for more from (I)Deal.
For close to a decade now, Dro has been growing, evolving, and expanding. Today, the trap/hip hop lifestyle brand is partially owned by rapper Waka Flocka, and their designs can be found anywhere from dispensaries around the country, to Zumiez stores, and everywhere in between. This success was far from guaranteed. Hundreds of streetwear brands have come and gone over the years, but through authenticity, creativity, and consistency, Dro has risen to the top in their space. We chopped it up with JB, one of the original founders, about their journey to this point.
Toronto rapper J-Rez is back with his 4th studio album, WLDRNSS, available now on all major streaming platforms. After surviving various traumas and losses, J-Rez is back with a vengeance, now completely sober and sharper than ever. The DJ Envy cosigned artist brings raw, real life lyrics about everything from relationships to hustling, all over classic style sampled soul beats to bring listeners into his harsh world living as a native man in the post colonial era. Check out WLDRNSS, and look out for more from the rising MC coming soon!
What goes along better with your morning smoke than a nice cup of coffee? We can’t think of anything! It’s a match made in heaven ever since the old days of Amsterdam coffee shops, where you could pick your favorite strain along with a nice cup. Grind Brew coffee is a one stop online store for all of your caffeine needs. They have a variety of blends and beans from around the world, plus all of the accessories you’ll ever need to enjoy your morning beverage, and they even sell seeds to grow your own! Next time you’re stocking up on coffee check them out, use promo code ‘getemhigh’ to get 10% off your purchase!
For stoners around the world (especially Europeans), there is nothing better than a good block of hash. It’s easy to understand why. It’s potent, convenient to carry, and, for tobacco smokers, it goes well with cigarettes. But if you always buy it online or in a store, it can get pretty expensive in the long run. After all, the people who make it need to pay bills, so they have to charge high prices. Although pressing hash rosin can be difficult and expensive, there are other ways to extract hash that won’t require as much equipment and budget.
If you’re into cannabis science, you may have heard of the endocannabinoid system. But what is it? In today’s article we’re going to talk all about it, and how different cannabinoids like CBD can help you. Let’s get right into it!
The cannabis industry is expanding rapidly, and by 2025, it’s expected to be worth even up to $30 billion. One of the most important factors that impacts its growth is the technology that evolves with every passing year. Cannabis growers all over the world look for quicker and more efficient ways to plant and harvest the best-quality pot – and they succeed.
Cultiverdant Academy is a sustainable education platform dedicated to increasing reliable access to nutritious food and sustainable growing practices. Their most popular (and cleverly named) program is Hooked on Ponics. This comprehensive program teaches the fundamentals of the three major kinds of soil-less growing: Hydroponics, Aquaponics, and Aeroponics. They teach beginners everything they need to know to build, run, and maintain these systems in easy to follow, bite sized lessons. Whether you are growing cannabis, hemp, or your favorite vegetables these principles will help you succeed and create a more sustainable future. Check out the video below to learn more and visit them at cultiverdantacademy.com today!
Chicago rapper Henry Arts is happy to be alive. After surviving a brush with death in the form of fentanyl laced pills, he’s back with a strong message in “Revival.” The young artist brings serious content to melodic rap as he tells his story and explores the pitfalls of addiction through a raw and authentic lens that a lot of people in our generation can relate to. We’re glad Henry Arts is still here to share his experience through dope music. RIP to all the legendary artists we’ve lost in the modern Opioid/Fentanyl epidemic, if you’re struggling with addiction, get help!
Fresh off the heels of his Scorched Earth EP, Buku makes his way back to WAKAAN for “Right Here,” the lead single from his forthcoming EP. Extraterrestrial entities breathe four minutes of life into the wobbly, hypnotic cosmos. Starting with an eerie introduction, the single takes listeners on a sonically bass filled ride. With punishing drops and thunderous techno kick drums, “Right Here” pulls from Buku’s past musical influences for an explosive musical journey.
Rapper Ab-Salam is here with a brand new song and video, “D.R.E.A.M.” On this modern parody of the Wu Tang Clan classic, Ab is living in a world ruled by data, which is the new cash in our futuristic world of cryptocurrencies and information mining. With impeccable delivery, Ab Salam monotonously drops rhymes about the harsh realities (and a few of the flexes) that come with a life in data analysis. The hilarious video is at the intersection of hip hop and the 2000’s comedy Office Space, as Salam puts in long days and late nights in the office entirely unappreciated by his corporate counterparts. Get the alpha data insights y’all!
If you are fascinated with the beauty of outer space, or if you know someone who is, these Galaxy Lamps are a must have. Designed to replicate authentic NASA photographs, these unique decorative lamps are truly wonderful to look at. With 16 colors, adjustable brightness, and 3 different lighting modes these are great for making the perfect vibe, or they can function as a night light for the kiddos.
Los Angeles artist Rey Effective is back with 6 brand new slaps on his Stimmy Pack EP. The rising rapper showcases his versatility as he touches on relevant topics, and still has plenty of fun. Check it out now on Spotify and other streaming platforms.
Growing marijuana seeds at home can be very satisfying. If you are into gardening, you will enjoy the process of cultivating a plant, and then you will enjoy the many benefits of marijuana, especially its health benefits. For instance, cannabis has been reported to provide relief from chronic pain, helps you fight obesity, prevents and regulates diabetes, improves bone health, treats glaucoma, slows down Alzheimer’s progression, treats bowel issues, and may also fight cancer.It is thus no surprise that legal cannabis has become so popular throughout the world in recent times.
If you’re proud to be a stoner but don’t want the same old weed leaf tee shirt then be sure to check out Strainwear. Their unique designs are inspired and artistic, bringing your favorite strains to life with stylish illustrations you won’t find elsewhere. The have all the classics like OG Kush, Blueberry, and Grandaddy Purp, as well as some modern hype like Samoa Cookies. Smoke in style this summer rocking one of these fresh cannabis themed graphic tees available at Strainwear.net now!
Producer and multi instrumentalist Contra Scandal has been making waves at a very young age in recent months. He’s back with a brand new video, “Hard Way” Featuring Spirah. The mesmerizing and serene video matches the enchanted vibe of the song itself, as ancient rituals are depicted in a beautiful but unforgiving winter landscape. Spirah’s gorgeous vocals dance majestically with Contra’s violin melodies to create something truly memorable. Even in this early stage of Contra Scandal’s career, he continues to operate with high level musicianship and artistry with each release, and we’re excited to see what the CO native does next.
We’re learning more every day about the health benefits of CBD. What we do know, is a solid dose of CBD will have you feeling great without any of the fogginess of a THC high. Good Cells CBD Gummies use unique pharmacology principles to deliver twice the potency compared to other CBD brands. Their gummies come in classic assorted flavors, as well as a delicious honey ginger option. Plus they are plant based and made with all natural ingredients! Check them out!
Thanks to his memorable melodies and genre blending style, Boston MA’s Stubborn Love is one of the fastest rising EDM producers in New England. He’s returned with a brand new larger than life remix of Crooked Colours’ “No Sleep.” Stubborn Love brought his deep house vibe to the track with some impressive textures and percussion, as well as some big drops worthy of the festival stage. We’re excited to hear more from this promising producer coming soon!
On the heels of huge success from his recent single “Bluntness Bumness” which racked up nearly half a million streams, buzzing ATL artist IIAMNKOSIX is back with a brand new video for his single “Sprinkle Dat (Ooo Lala).” This smokers anthem will have your head in the clouds with a mellow trapped out sound built on heavy 808’s and trippy vocals that create a vibe unique to IIAMNKOSIX alone.
Los Angeles veteran Evidence is back with a brand new song and video, “Better You,” produced by none other than The Alchemist. Leaning into their frequent downtempo sound, Alc’s grimey instrumental leaves plenty of space for EV’s nonchalant but nonetheless impressive rhyme patterns. As always with Evidence, substance takes precedence over flashiness as he talks about real life struggles and victories that we can all relate to. The visual, directed by Stephen Vanasco, matches the dark undertones of the song with unique optics reminiscent of Frank Miller’s Sin City. Fans can look out for another full length project from EV, Unlearning Vol. 1, coming this summer (album art after the drop.)