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dead prez, Information Age

It’s been eight years since dead prez delivered their last studio album, the still-celebrated RBG: Revolutionary But Gangsta. During that span, there has been inevitable evolution from the duo from personal and musical standpoints, just as the circumstances about which they rhyme haven’t remained identical. Even so, their new album, Information Age, carries on a blueprint first laid by the MCs over a decade ago. Information Age again channels much of what the two have made their forte, weaving soothing melodies into committed and commanding lyricism. M-1 and stic.man balance assertiveness with intellectual exploration, finding a way to not come ...

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