An open letter to the Moleskine set.
You need more people Jay, because that album doesn’t exist. Previously: Jay Electronica – Dear Moleskine (Full)
Jay Electronica is proving to be the master of suspense as the wait for his Act II: Patents of Nobility EP continues. Hip-Hop fans everywhere can enjoy what is hopefully to be a prequel of what’s to come with the release of the Just Blaze produced “Dear Moleskine.” Electronica doesn’t disappoint as he delivers bar [...]
In 2009, Jay Electronica posted a parcel of the Just Blaze-produced “Dear Moleskine” on YouTube, and now the full track has surfaced in its spare, psych-funk-y entirety. Stream it at Hypetrak. Jay Electronica’s long-awaited debut LP Act II: The Patents of Nobility (The Turn) still doesn’t have a release date, but FWMJ has some shots [...]
Seems like Jay Electronica is joining the ranks of Hemingway and Wilde with his choice of notebook, and his non-prolific speed of production – new single “Dear Moleskine” (like the… Read more articles like "New: Jay Electronica – “Dear Moleskine”" on PMA | Pretty Much Amazing.
In 2009, Jay Electronica posted a short preview of "Dear Moleskine" on his YouTube page. He's performed it live several times since, but the full recorded version just surfaced this weekend. So yeah, people have been waiting to hear it for about three years. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Nas, Mos Def, Jay-Z Song: Jay Electronica - Dear Moleskine [download here] What's so good? Jay Electronica works in mysterious ways. After a snippet of the track “Dear Moleskine” was leaked...Show More Summary
Jay Electronica pulls an Easter egg out of his basket and delivers “Dear Moleskine.” You know, that song we’ve had a snippet of since forever (2009 to be exact) and [...]
Finally. Is Act II finally in motion now? Props to Hypetrak. Previously: Video: New Balance Excellent Makers: Jay Electronica
Truck North and The 3rd drop a freestyle over Jay Electronica’s “Dear Moleskin” in anticipation of their upcoming collaborative mixtape project Reconstruction, which is due out later this summer. Download: Link Previously: Cutlass Reid ft. Truck North – Cheese Eggs & Grits
Here are some clips from Jay’s free show @ Red Hook Park in Brooklyn last night. Up top we have “Dear Moleskine” and after the jump, “The Ghost of Christopher Wallace” and “Exhibit C”. Props to BMUSE View a bunch of other clips from the show here.
Jay Electronica speaks to MTV’s Shaheem Reid over the phone from London for Mixtape Daily about his dreams coming true and Act II coming out followed by the album, Act III, which will include Exhibit A, Exhibit C and Dear Moleskine. Link: Jay Electronica Says ‘My Dreams Are Coming True’ In the written piece, Jay says they [...]
Jay Electronica headlined his first show in London and performed Dear Moleskine, Abracadabra, Dimethyltryptamine and Exhibit A at London’s famous Jazz Cafe in Camden Town last night. Props to Mikey Fresh Previously: Ski Beatz feat. Jean Grae, Jay Electronica, Joell Ortiz & Mos Def - Prowler 2 (Radio Rip)
Directed by Jason Goldwatch of Decon for the audio-visual project they’re dropping with Jay Electronica & Just Blaze. They captured this footage at the same time as they shot “Dear Moleskine,” which was shot in Nepal. This coming on the same night that Funkmaster Flex played Exhibit A (not C) on Hot 97. Victory!
Meka pointed to Decon’s website for an “alternate” version of the Dear Moleskine video, but let me tell you right now that it’s almost the same thing and that we don’t hear more of the song in this version. Related: Jay Electronica promises Act II: patents of nobility this Xmas
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This shit sounds and looks amazing. Props to whoever shot it. You might recognize some scenes from Jay Electronica’s various Twitter display pictures in it. It was shot in Nepal, see another pic at FWMJ’s Rappers I Know. Previously: Just Blaze x Jay Electronica at Baseline Studios