El-P Announces Winner of “Pokeman Rapping” Contest
The producer’s creative measure to deal with backlash from his “Pokeman” Go criticism
Rap at 40 with Aesop Rock
Over the hill and never better with The Impossible Kid.
Video games and Matzo with Open Mike Eagle
With guest appearances by Jean Grae, and Meredith Graves.
El-P says Run The Jewels 3 is “halfway done”
The first track will likely be unveiled at Coachella.
Best of Festivals and Hype 2015
Our favorite images taken at the front lines during festivals all around the US and abroad.
Treasure Island Music Festival 2015: Day 1
Treasure Island Music Festival began in 2007.
FYF Fest 2015: Day 1
FYF Fest began in 2004 and gets bigger and better each year.
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 3
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015 comes to an end with sets from The Julie Ruin, Jamie XX, Caribou, and some local guy named Chance The Rapper.
Project Pabst 2015: Day 1
The second ever Project Pabst festival kicks off with sets from RTJ, Against Me!, Priory, TVOTR, and more.
ATP Iceland 2015: Day 1
ATP Iceland 2015 begins with a bang with Iggy Pop, RTJ, Public Enemy, Chelsea Wolfe and others.
Northside 2015: Run The Jewels, Sleigh Bells, and Vince Staples at 50 Kent Ave
Running them jewels fast before the lightning and thunder hit us.
Watch Killer Mike talk hip-hop history on ‘Biller Maher’
Plus, the powerful new Run the Jewels “Early” video.
Dfalt, “Life At Def Jux Mix”
Nostalgic for the days when El-P was his boss.
Run the Jewels, “Close Your Eyes (And Count to Fuck)”
“Our goal was to highlight the futility of the violence, not celebrate it.”
Run the Jewels in Los Angeles
Close your eyes and count to… cheese!