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New Albums - January 2016

Check out the new new folks. Pablo Escobar is still a dick.
Collecto (Los Angeles/Fresno, CA)
Training Grounds
The first official album from DJ/robot Collecto highlights a slightly more subdued side to the big beat enthusiast.
Phat Paisa (Esem & Jalinche) (Orosi/Dinuba/Fresno, CA)
Drunken Sounds Vol. 1 (Haus of Skillz)
As advertised, drunken freestyle raps from one of the Valley's preeminent battle rappers.  With another collaboration in the works with DJ Nesto, Esem is positioning himself to be the next MF DOOM.
Jalinche (Orosi/Fresno, CA)
tacoloops. sound perception
Jalinche be busting out "tacos con todo", mixing everything from Chicano war cries to Mars Volta break downs. Es muuuuuuuy sabroso.
MC Wicks (Fresno, CA)
Steady Stylin'
Fresno's heavyweight hustler brings in a murderers row of producers (Jukebawks, K. Pizzle, Left Coast) to soundtrack his sordid antics.
Trash Planet (Visalia, CA)
Dead Dog Park
Irradiated folk punk that sounds like it was recorded over a land line. Packs melodious wallops in mostly two minute doses. Glad to see music like this coming out of the Visalia area.
Mas reviews despues Chancho. Good day sir!


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