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Speedy Ortiz played not one, not two, but three shows in San Francisco yesterday. After their Outside Lands festival set, they did a stripped-down performance for Stereogum at the Toyota Tent then at night played the local venue Rickshaw Stop. The Boston-based band’s latest album, Foil Deer, is one of the best of the yearMore »

This week was a stacked one, and plenty of great videos didn’t make the cut for this list, including Thundercat’s existential samurai joke and Carly Rae Jepsen’s joyous travelogue. But I only want to talk about one of them, and that’s the Black Eyed Peas’ giddily sacrilegious retro-rap odyssey “Yesterday.” I have no idea what… More »

The amount of great music in the past six months has been almost unfair. As in: How are we supposed to process all this? How can we fully appreciate one major piece of work when there’s always another one coming right around the corner. And when the huge, fully-formed masterpieces are dropping from the sky… More »

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Stream Action Bronson Mr. Wonderful

Action Bronson is coming off a jam-packed SXSW in support of his new album Mr. Wonderful. He took a busload of SXSW-addled journalists on a…
Caitlin White | March 23, 2015 - 12:15 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Most of the music world is nursing a vast, collective hangover down in Austin right now, which means we didn't see too many new video…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2015 - 11:35 am

Action Bronson Debuts Mr. Wonderful, Serves Lunch At SXSW

Action Bronson takes a classicist, no-bullshit approach to hip-hop -- verbal wizardry over rock-solid beats with minimal gimmicks -- but the man understands how to…
Chris DeVille | March 19, 2015 - 8:07 pm
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Meyhem Lauren & Buckwild – “100 MPH” (Feat. Action Bronson) Video

Last year, the Queens rap bully and frequent Action Bronson collaborator Meyhem Lauren teamed up with the veteran boom-bap producer Buckwild for the excellently titled…
Tom Breihan | March 13, 2015 - 9:51 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Most of us have better video-watching experiences by falling into YouTube wormholes than we do by keeping up with new music videos as they come…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2015 - 9:46 am
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Watch Championship Handball Player Action Bronson On ESPN’s Highly Questionable

Action Bronson was a guest on ESPN's Highly Questionable, a title that takes on some fun new meaning considering the state he seemed to be…
James Rettig | March 4, 2015 - 9:21 pm
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Action Bronson – “Baby Blue” (Feat. Chance The Rapper) (Prod. Mark Ronson)

Action Bronson's latest Mr. Wonderful single "Baby Blue" reunites him with Chance The Rapper, who contributes one of his signature raspy, sing-song hooks (co-written by…
Chris DeVille | March 2, 2015 - 3:24 pm
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Action Bronson – “Actin Crazy” Video

Next month, Action Bronson is set to release Mr. Wonderful, his full-length major-label debut, and he's gearing up for its release the right way: By…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2015 - 12:40 pm
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Watch Action Bronson Reenact The Recording Studio Scene From Boogie Nights

There Will Be Blood is a great, great movie, but for my money, Paul Thomas Anderson's best film to date is 1997's Boogie Nights, about…
Michael Nelson | February 25, 2015 - 2:10 pm
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Action Bronson – “Terry”

It feels like it's been years in the making, and New York rap libertine Action Bronson will finally release his proper major-label debut album Mr.
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2015 - 9:31 am
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Watch Justin Bieber Beat Action Bronson At Ping Pong

Justin Bieber beat Action Bronson in a game of ping pong last night with a rumored score of 20-7. They were both at The FADER'…
James Rettig | February 14, 2015 - 10:50 am

Mark Ronson – “Uptown Funk (Remix)” (Feat. Bruno Mars & Action Bronson)

Mark Ronson's ridiculously fun Bruno Mars collab "Uptown Funk" has been the #1 song in the country for a few weeks, and it's now playing…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2015 - 2:20 pm
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Action Bronson – “Big League Chew”

Action Bronson has shared a new track called "Big League Chew," which was featured on the latest episode of his web series Fuck That's Delicious.
James Rettig | February 3, 2015 - 7:32 pm
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Watch Animated Action Bronson As An Angry Taco Truck Owner On Lucas Bros. Moving Co.

An animated Action Bronson appeared in a teaser for Lucas Bros. Moving Co. on Fox's Animation Domination last night as an aggressively angry taco truck…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 23, 2015 - 12:53 pm
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Joey Bada$$ – “Run Up On Ya” (Feat. Action Bronson & Elle Varner)

If Malia Obama really is a Joey Bada$$ fan, America is going to have to face the sobering truth that, somewhere in the White House,…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2015 - 3:40 pm
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This was the first full week of 2015, and the week in which winter fully set in on most of the country. (As Slate weather…
Stereogum | January 9, 2015 - 3:45 pm
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Action Bronson – “Actin Crazy” + Mr. Wonderful Details

Action Bronson's Mr. Wonderful feels like it's been a long time coming: He first teased the album back in May of last year, then dropped…
James Rettig | January 7, 2015 - 7:36 pm
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The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm
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Watch Young Thug, Killer Mike, Danny Brown, Pusha T, & Dozens More On 42-Minute Posse Cut “The Rap Monument”

Up until today, the Game's 13-minute, 25-rapper "One Blood" remix has been the final word in absurd, overlong rap posse cuts. But now Noisey…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2014 - 2:16 pm
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Santa Action Bronson Threw A TV, PS4, XBox Into The Crowd Last Night

Action Bronson arguably looks more like Santa Claus than any other rapper, and he played the part last night. During his set at the Observatory…
Chris DeVille | December 10, 2014 - 12:31 pm
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