Under The Shade

Caleb Giles - Under The Shade
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2019 Ratings: #274
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If you’re a fan of MIKE, Slauson Malone, Medhane, Medslaus, Standing on The Corner, etc then don’t let this slip under your radar.

New York really has some gems.
East Coast hip hop release with a jazz/experimental cadence composed within a contemporary lens that succeeds. This project reminds me of the early works of Earl Sweatshirt and an exciting artist to look after to.
A little collections of thoughts across some gorgeous lo-fi instrumentation which allows each story feel like they're all under the same sky, its similar in execution as "Whack World" but way more loose; giving little moments platforms of mood and presenting hip-hop as a reflected place.

Caleb's sophomore hangs under the shade of "Flower Boy" and "SRS" the OFWG's defunct shadow continues to inspire some of the most interesting new artists, this is a great little ... read more
This album is really great. I’m really glad I checked it out. I’m actually very surprised by how much better this is than Caleb’s first couple albums. I’m also surprised that it hasn’t received more praise. I think it’s way better than Slauson Malone’s album from this year. I suppose the reason it isn’t as acclaimed is because it isn’t as experimental or unique. I don’t give a shit about that kinda stuff as long as the music is great ... read more
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Added on: July 24, 2019