Golden Rules Might Have The Midas Touch To Break Through (Audio)
Paul White and Eric Biddines are ones to watch and ones to listen to. Fresh off of a Yasiin Bey (f/k/a Mos Def) collaboration, the Lex Records artists together known as Golden Rules have another one. “Down South Boogie” is a Funk-fused creation that clearly pulls from Andre 3000 in the dynamic cadence, and the kind of production that is rooted in record-digging, but with crossover capability.
As Gnarls Barkley, Mark Ronson, and other artists are able to take that backyard Down South sound to the mainstream, is this record—complete with Forest Gump allusions, graffiti and break-dance references poised to follow? Lex is, after all, the label responsible for Dangermouse’s proper push…
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