Sam Lachow - Huckleberry

Posted 2 years ago

Originally published in the 1880s, Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn became one of the undisputed classics of American literature despite numerous attempts over the years to ban it. Sam Lachow's Huckleberry LP is unlikely to stir up that kind of controversy, but it just might go down in history as one of 2014's dopest indie releases.

The Seattle rhymesayer's second full-length in total (It follows 2011's Brand New Bike.), the project was funded entirely by Lachow's fans, through a successful Kickstarter campaign. Reader-acclaimed singles "Banana Goo Pie," "King Lear," "Dreams of Gold" and "Action Figures" are just four of many bangers to be found on the set, which features 15 original cuts along with two bonus tracks. Ariana DeBoo, Gifted Gab, Raz Simone, Ryan Campbell and Watsky (to name just a few) make guest appearances throughout. In addition to beats by the artist himself, it includes production by John Martin and Maggie Brown.

Following its release this Friday, August 1, Huckleberry will be available for full, free streaming in The DJBooth.

Comments
Written by
Posted 2 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

More from Sam Lachow

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Common is Making “God Music” on New “Black America Again” Album

Common's forthcoming 11th full-length album is an old sound given a new direction. Read More
Posted about 2 hours ago by Yoh

T.I., Shawty Lo & The Importance of Bankhead to Atlanta’s Rap Scene

A lot of Atlanta history can be traced back to one Westside neighborhood. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by Yoh

Mick Jenkins “The Healing Component” Album Review

The Chicago emcee does a stellar job of reminding us that love is the key to life. Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

What Indie Artists Can Learn From Joyner Lucas Signing With Atlantic Records

There are a lot of illusions in hip-hop, but there's no replacing skill and determination. Read More
Posted about 20 hours ago by DJ Z

A$AP Rocky Is Working on Third Studio Album, You Should Be Excited

The Mob leader is in the studio with producer Jim Jonsin and the legendary Lenny Kravitz. Read More
Posted 23 hours ago by DJ Z

Ralo Made $12 Million By Selling Drugs, But Rap Pays Him Freedom

“Whatever God got for me. Rich, broke, I just wanna be happy.” Read More
Posted one day ago by Anna Dorn

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.