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Run The Jewels' RTJ2 was our favorite album of last year, and if they end up making videos for every song on the record, we will not complain. They've already made clips for "Blockbuster Night Part…   Read Story »
Meow The Jewels has begun. Yesterday, El-P tweeted that he got the first library of cat sounds for the project courtesy of famous internet cat Lil Bub. He also shared a few teasers of what his…   Read Story »
Rookie's Ask A Grown series, in which celebrities answer teenage girls' advice-column questions, is a consistent delight, especially when the celebrities in question are cool. Killer Mike and El-P…   Read Story »
Goddam, what a great night for music on late-night TV last night was. We already posted the glorious vision that was the reactivated Sleater-Kinney on Letterman. That should be enough! But we also…   Read Story »
Killer Mike and El-P barely wasted any time between finishing their first Run The Jewels record and commencing work on the second one. It seems they're keeping that work ethic strong: NME reports…   Read Story »
I have met El-P face-to-face exactly once, and during that one meeting, we ended up spending enough time on the Hard Target-vs.-Surviving The Game conversation that I'm pretty sure we bored everyone…   Read Story »
Anyone can do something once. The early announcements on rap blogs, like this one from HipHopDX, were innocuous enough: "After the critical and commercial success of 2012's R.A.P. Music, Atlanta,…   Read Story »
Earlier today, Stereogum named Run The Jewels' RTJ2 as the year's best album. It is a beast of a thing, and songs as frantic and layered as the ones on that LP can support a few different…   Read Story »
Run The Jewels, the duo of Killer Mike and El-P, released their monstrous RTJ2 album a couple of weeks ago, and now they've made a video for "Blockbuster Night Part 1," the hard-pounding first…   Read Story »
Now that Meow The Jewels is officially happening, it's time to get down to business. We've already seen El-P audition some cats for the honor of being sampled on the remix album, and now the…   Read Story »