Following on from the excellent interview with Zilla Rocca I posted yesterday, thought it only right to hit you with another one of his remixes.
This time it’s for the 2014 track Chi-Town Drumroll, which was originally included on the No Vacation For Murder LP and features none other than Camp-Lo legend, Geechi Suede. Continue reading “Zilla Rocca & The Shadow Boxers ft. Geechi Suede: Chi-Town Drumroll (Remix)”
Zilla Rocca has been steadily producing solid rap records for a decade and is the man behind the original Noir Hop sound. I got the chance to chat to him about rap, the Golden Era and Buddhism, among other things. Continue reading “Zilla Rocca: Interview”
This isn’t a new track from Zilla Rocca, but it is a new remix by the man himself and it’s one of my favourite joints he’s made anyway. Featuring UN vet Roc Marciano, Young Blood was originally released back in 2013 on a Has-Lo beat. There is a free download of the remix available, just click on the player above.
Last week saw the release of the new video from Zilla Rocca & The Shadowboxers’ excellent album, No Vacation For Murder. Featuring Open Mike Eagle and Curly Castro, Human Dominos is a fine example of the noir hop subgenre Rocca has cultivated, since his 2009 release The Slow Twilight. No Vacation For Murder is available to purchase over at threedollarpistol.com.
Very pleased to finally see the release of the new album from Zilla Rocca & The Shadowboxers. No Vacation For Murder has been a long time coming, but it is very much worth the wait. Zilla Rocca, as regular visitors to my blog will know, is the godfather of noir hop, a strain of hip hop borne from hard-boiled detective novels, dames with more attitude than morals and bluesy backstreet bars. Continue reading “Zilla Rocca & The Shadowboxers: No Vacation For Murder”
I’ve got a lot of time for Zilla Rocca and his noir hop brand of rap, so I’m hyped about the forthcoming album release from him and The Shadowboxers. Continue reading “Zilla Rocca & The Shadowboxers ft. Roc Marci “Young Blood””