For those unfamiliar, Lee Scratch Perry, AKA Rainford Hugh Perry, is a Rastafarian dub reggae pioneer from Kendal, Jamaica. He's one of the country's most important musical icons, active since 1958, and his influence extends far beyond it.
With Christmas approaching soon, everyone is getting into the holiday spirit-- rappers included. On this week's edition of Underrated Audio you'll find two themed tracks that are perfect for the holidays, as well as two other joints that you should feel free to bump any time of the year.
Clams Casino is an incredible hip hop producer, but sometimes his beat work even better as instrumental moodpieces.
His latest and "final" instrumental tape is proof of such, providing the beats from his work with rappers from the last year or so.
Do you prefer the instrumental or the Rocky version of "LVL"?
"Haunt" is a previously unreleased instrumental from elusive New Jersey producer Clams Casino, included on his new "Instrumental Mixtape Vol. 3" compilation, which is now available in our mixtape section.
Give Crystals (GTA V) a spin - it's a new offering from Clams Casino. It was dropped on Tuesday, September 24th, 2013. Clams Casino's rap artistry continues to improve with every release, something which is most definitely evidenced on Crystals (GTA V).
Check out Bookfiend, the latest track from Clams Casino, featuring DOOM which dropped on Monday, April 29th, 2013. Clams Casino's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Bookfiend has further strengthened that fact.