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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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Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm
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Vice Turns 20 Party Brings Insane Lineup Feat. Karen O, Lil Wayne, Stephen Malkmus, Pussy Riot, Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze, Jarvis Cocker, Many More To Brooklyn Tomorrow

Vice is throwing an invite-only party tomorrow night in Brooklyn to celebrate their 20th anniversary, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner -- who will…
James Rettig | December 4, 2014 - 8:57 pm
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Action Bronson & Danny Brown – “Bad News” (Prod. The Alchemist)

The newly re-released Grand Theft Auto V features a pile of new songs, and one of those songs is "Bad News," in which singular ra…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2014 - 10:23 am

Watch Killer Mike & Action Bronson’s Eric Andre Show Treadmill Rap Battle

The Eric Andre Show is a sort of absurdist-comedy Adult Swim variety show, and every episode lasts a grand total of 15 minutes. Tonight's episode…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2014 - 11:02 am
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New Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Action Bronson Songs Included In Relaunched Grand Theft Auto V

The Grand Theft Auto games are known for their awesome soundtracks, and Rockstar Games has announced the tracklists for each of the game's 17 radio…
James Rettig | November 17, 2014 - 6:40 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…
Chris DeVille | November 10, 2014 - 10:39 am
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Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Knicks (Remix)” (Feat. Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$ & Ransom)

Earlier this year, Freddie Gibbs and Madlib teamed up to release Piñata, their excellent collaborative album. One of the few album tracks that didn't have…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2014 - 1:22 pm
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Party Supplies – “The Light In The Addict” (Feat. Action Bronson & Black Atlass)

Action Bronson and the New York producer Party Supplies have already joined forces for two ridiculously entertaining mixtapes, Blue Chips and Blue Chips 2. And…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2014 - 5:24 pm
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Action Bronson Had Amazing Seats For Derek Jeter’s Last Yankee Stadium Game

Last night, Yankees legend Derek Jeter played his last game at Yankee Stadium, playing against the Orioles. In his final at-bat, he hit a walk-off…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2014 - 9:46 am
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Riff Raff – “Rookies Of The Future” (Feat. Action Bronson)

Weirdo white-rap hedonists Riff Raff and Action Bronson have teamed up a handful of times in the past, most notably on "Bird On A Wire,"…
Tom Breihan | September 2, 2014 - 11:20 am
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Hear An Untitled New Song By Action Bronson And Hudson Mohawke

Action Bronson typically sounds most at home rapping over bright, funky samples culled from YouTube clips by frequent collaborator Party Supplies, beats as colorful and…
Chris DeVille | August 26, 2014 - 3:56 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was generally a busy week, music-video-wise, but the biggest stories were two flashy, conversation-starting pop videos that seemed to represent two different sides of…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2014 - 10:24 am
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Action Bronson – “Easy Rider” Video

"Easy Rider," the badass Party Supplies-produced single from Action Bronson's forthcoming album Mr. Wonderful, has Bronson going in over a fog of psych-rock samples. Give…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2014 - 12:03 pm
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Action Bronson – “Easy Rider”

Queens rap original Action Bronson is at work on a new album called Mr. Wonderful, and for the song "Easy Rider," he teamed up with…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2014 - 11:29 am
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Watch Action Bronson Rap From Inside A Porta Potty Again

Action Bronson has a habit of doing some weird shit on stage. This time, he wandered off during his set at Ottawa Bluesfest to hang…
James Rettig | July 14, 2014 - 10:59 am
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Ab-Soul – “Stigmata (Feat. Action Bronson & Asaad)

Ab-Soul, the Black Hippy crew's resident bugged-out rap weirdo, has been working on a mysterious new album called These Days... for a while now, and…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2014 - 5:14 pm
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Action Bronson Discusses “Incredible” New Album Mr. Wonderful

Hot on the heels of naming his food show Fuck, That's Delicious, Action Bronson revealed that the title of his next album will be Mr.
Chris DeVille | May 16, 2014 - 4:32 pm
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Watch The Premiere Episode Of Action Bronson’s Fuck, That’s Delicious

Fuck, That's Delicious, the show that follows rapper and gourmet chef Action Bronson and his adventurous eating habits, has finally premiered. In the first episode…
Taylor Law | May 6, 2014 - 2:23 pm
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Outkast, Chance The Rapper, Run The Jewels Playing 2014 Mad Decent Block Parties

Here's at least one more of Outkast's 40 festival appearances this year. The newly expanded traveling Mad Decent Block Party features different lineups on different…
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2014 - 6:02 pm
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Watch Action Bronson Light A Joint Then Fight With Security Onstage In Portland Last Night

Last night's Action Bronson show at Portland's Roseland Theater ended in proverbial and literal flames. As OregonLive reports, when the MC lit up a joint…
Michael Nelson | February 4, 2014 - 12:49 pm
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