North Carolina’s impressive underground group Kooley High is on the cusp of releasing David Thompson, the follow up to their The DJBooth hosted Eastern Standard Time project, that promises to be a satisfying extension of the sound Little Brother and family created over last decade. Case in point, KH’s recently released single Yeah Yeah, featuring fellow North Carolinian Median and production by DJ Pr!nce. As a single, Yeah Yeah may not get spins on your local Clear Channel radio station, but it does have a likeable quality to it that would have been nice to uncover as an album cut. The beat by DJ Pr!nce is slightly off-kilter, framing an outside the box cut that will satisfy those who enjoy Oh No and Madlib. David Thompson drops December 6 via Fat Beats.
Written by JC Poppe on 11/3/11
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