Best of Portraits 2014
Sometimes we ask people to stand still. These are the best of those times.
The Best Music Writing of 2014
Sometimes we read other publications. Sometimes.
Run The Jewels, Despot, and Ratking at Stage 48
New York rappers El-P, Ratking and Despot return to NYC after being on tour together for over a month. Welcome home, gentlemen.
Run The Jewels, RTJ2
For the second go around the rap aptitude is a given, but RTJ2 plays into the typecast.
Run The Jewels at Nitehawk Cinema
Celebrating the release of RTJ2 with Run The Jewels by watching the influential film, The Warriors.
El-P & Killer Mike’s Run The Jewels 2 is available for download
Thought it was a joke? It’s real as shit.
Documenting hip-hop liner notes with Brian Coleman
The author of Check The Technique discusses Volume II of his hip-hop history texts.
Meow The Jewels meow purrrr rawwr
Meow meow meow, purrrrr, meow.
There’s a Kickstarter for “Meow The Jewels”
All we need is a collective 40K to make El-P eat his words.
Run The Jewels, “Oh My Darling Don’t Cry”
Featuring sound effects by Michael Winslow, the human beatbox from Police Academy.
Week in Pop: Human Touch (formerly GNTLMN), Hustle & Drone, Kiev, The Morning Clouds
Community Radio, Dada Plan, FVLCRVM, GYMSHORTS, co-curated by Face Tat.
MusicfestNW 2014: Day 1
This set proves that one can’t have too many photos of Sam Herring.
Best new music of 2012
All the treasures the Mayan calendar forgot.