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Tyler, The Creator Launches Golf Media App: “Basically My Brain, In One Place”

Tyler, the Creator announced that his Golf Media app will launch tonight at 9 PM PST and is downloadable now from the Apple and Android app stores. The promotional discussion surrounding the app insists that it will feature a fair amount of “original content” and will be, as Tyler’s manager Christian Clancy told the Fader,… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / April 8, 2015 - 4:24 pm

Stream Earl Sweatshirt I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside

Perhaps this is the year that the album release date finally will go defunct. Joining the ranks of Drake and Kendrick Lamar, Earl Sweatshirt surprised us last Monday when his new album I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside popped up on iTunes pre-order along with the new song “Grief” that was quickly followedMore »

By: Caitlin White / March 23, 2015 - 9:39 am

Stream Mike G Award Tour II EP

Today, the quietly brilliant Odd Future rapper Mike G released Award Tour II, his new EP, and we already posted “Highlights,” in which Mike went in over a vintage beat from the Tyler, The Creator archives. The five-track EP also features production from fellow Odd Future member Left Brain and crew ally Mac Miller, and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 26, 2015 - 2:06 pm

Mike G – “Highlights”

I’ve referred to Mike G as “Odd Future’s secret weapon” so many times that it’s basically a personal cliche. Where the other member of that crew get over on growling theatrics or head-spinning lyrical density, Mike is the one who lays back in the cut, oozing style and technical proficiency all over his tracks, never… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 19, 2015 - 3:01 pm

Watch Pharrell Reunite With N.E.R.D., Debut Gwen Stefani’s “Spark The Fire” At Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival

Pharrell headlined Odd Future’s annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival in Los Angeles over the weekend, and a couple notable things happened during his set. For one, his N.E.R.D. cohorts Chad Hugo and Shay Haley joined him on stage for a brief reunion performance that brought Tyler, The Creator to tears. More »

By: Chris DeVille / November 10, 2014 - 10:39 am

Odd Future Are Giving Away A Customized 1990 BMW 325is At Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival

Odd Future are giving away a car at their annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, which takes place in Los Angeles this weekend. The car is a customized red-and-white-striped 1990 BMW 325is. Every festival attendee will get a raffle ticket that will enter them to win the prize. The collective made the announcement with an old-timey… More »

By: James Rettig / November 3, 2014 - 11:19 pm

Camp Flog Gnaw 2014 Lineup

Last year, Kanye West made a surprise appearance at Odd Future’s Camp Flog Gnaw carnival/festival. But this year, the superstar appearances (or some of them, anyway) have been announced ahead of time. Odd Future’s fest will come to the Park at L.A. Coliseum 11/8. And while all the non-Frank Ocean members of Odd Future (including… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 7, 2014 - 3:57 pm

Download MellowHype’s INSA Mixtape

Odd Future members Hodgy Beats and Left Brain have been releasing music under the name MellowHype for a few years now, the best of which is probably 2010’s mixtape-turned-studio-debut BlackenedHype. They followed that up with 2012’s Numbers and last year added Domo Genesis to the equation for MellowHigh. They’re back to being just a duo… More »

By: James Rettig / July 6, 2014 - 4:54 pm

Hodgy Beats – “Nowadays” (Feat. Left Brain) Video

The Odd Future crew made their collective name on free mixtapes, but at this point, Hodgy Beats might be the only member who still cranks them out every once in a while. Hodgy’s last tape, the Untitled 2 EP, is about a year old, and he’ll follow it up this Friday with a new one… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 1, 2014 - 1:43 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator & IceJJFish’s “I Just Bought A Bugatti (I’m Happy)” Video For Loiter Squad

A few years ago Tyler, The Creator punked the music press by announcing the signing of a new Odd Future rapper named Young Nigga. When the anticipated new signee’s song appeared online, he turned out to be a character Tyler invented for his own amusement. That character popped up on Odd Future’s Adult Swim serie… More »

By: Chris DeVille / June 6, 2014 - 2:10 pm

Watch Seth Rogen Play A Little Girl On Odd Future’s Loiter Squad

In tonight’s episode of Odd Future’s Adult Swim series Loiter Squad, Seth Rogen guests as a six-year-old girl who looks an awful lot like Seth Rogen. She’d be wise not to take Earl Sweatshirt’s bait, but she isn’t that wise because, you know, six years old and all. Here’s a preview:… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 22, 2014 - 5:25 pm

Watch Belong, A Short Film About Bullying And Skateboarding Soundtracked By Odd Future’s Left Brain

Belong is a new short film from the director Lije Sarki, and it tells the story of a skater kid who endures a for-no-reason group beatdown but who keeps skating anyway and sees his life get better because of it. The film, which was Kickstarter-funded and which debuted at SXSW, blurs teenage social politics into… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 19, 2014 - 3:29 pm

Earl Sweatshirt – “Chum” (Left Brain Remix)

Earl Sweatshirt is a regular cast member on Tyler, The Creator’s sketch show Loiter Squad now, but other than that, he doesn’t seem to spend much time with his old Odd Future buddies. So feel the nostalgia here: Left Brain, a longtime Odd Future member and the production half of the duo MellowHype, has remixed… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 15, 2014 - 2:06 pm

9 Tweets About Tyler, The Creator Only Buzzfeed Employees Will Understand

A constant stream of celebrities stop by the Buzzfeed offices all the time, and today that stream included Tyler, The Creator and assorted Odd Future cronies in town to promote Loiter Squad. As Gawker points out, that visit did not go well. Below, behold a flurry of tweets from Buzzfeed staffers about Tyler’s day terrorizing… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 14, 2014 - 5:44 pm

Watch An Action-Packed Clip From Loiter Squad Season 3

Odd Future’s sketch-comedy show Loiter Squad has been going strong for a few years now on Adult Swim. The third season of the show will be out this spring, and they’ve just shared a new teaser. Beginning with Tyler and the other members of Loiter Squad (which includes Earl Sweatshirt now) in a restaurant, it… More »

By: Miles Bowe / April 22, 2014 - 11:43 am

Watch Earl Sweatshirt As Joe Budden In The Trailer For Odd Future’s Loiter Squad Season 3

Somehow, Odd Future’s Adult Swim sketch comedy show Loiter Squad has made it to a third season. And in a preview of the new season, we get to see Earl Sweatshirt, now a regular cast member on the show, spoofing Love & Hip-Hop, the cheesed-out VH1 reality show, and Joe Budden, one of the cheesed-out… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 7, 2014 - 11:26 am

Tyler, The Creator Arrested For Inciting A Riot At SXSW

UPDATE: Tyler was charged with a Class A Misdemeanor and released on $25,000 bail. He’s since spoken out on Twitter about the incident… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 15, 2014 - 5:48 pm

Odd Future Banned From New Zealand

At this late date, more than four years after Tyler, The Creator released Bastard, it’s amazing that anyone considers Odd Future to be a remotely threatening entity. And yet that’s where we are. The group was supposed to play a show with Eminem this Saturday in Auckland, but New Zealand border officials have denied them… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 13, 2014 - 8:56 am

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Robes” (Feat. Earl Sweatshirt & Domo Genesis)

The head-busting Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs and the brain-expanding California producer Madlib have already teamed up for a series of great songs (“Thuggin’,” “Shame,” “City,” “Deeper, “Harold’s“), and their collaborative album Piñata is scheduled to arrive in a couple of months. BBC radio just debuted “Robes,” which has Gibbs alongside Odd Future members Earl Sweatshirt… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 29, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Mike G – “DAM” (Feat. Left Brain) Video

Mike G is Odd Future’s secret weapon, the crew’s most quietly capable non-Earl Sweatshirt rapper. In his video for “DAM,” an early track from his forthcoming Mike Check Vol. II mixtape, he and MellowHype’s Left Brain, who guests on the chorus, smoke hookahs, flash gold fronts, and twirl lightsabres. It’s an elegantly stoned affair, and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 15, 2013 - 2:58 pm
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