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Most big indie types knew better than to release videos this week, seeing as how the entire music internet is raging out in Austin and the blog-feeds are slowing to crawls. But this week saw plenty of striking videos emerge from unusual suspects, be it Korean pop superstars (that’s right, BigBang sighting #2 in two… More »

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Capital Steez – “47 Piiirates” (Feat. Dirty Sanchez) Video

Last year, Capital Steez, a young Brooklyn rapper and member of Joey Bada$$'s Pro Era crew, took his own life just before Christmas. This week,…
Tom Breihan | December 26, 2013 - 11:05 am

Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra – “Rains Thru The Roof At Thee Grande Ballroom (For Capital Steez)”

You might not expect the members of Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra, the mysterious Canadian post-rock troupe and Godspeed You! Black Emperor offshoot, to…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2013 - 8:46 am

Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra – “Austerity Blues” (Excerpt)

The politically charged, mystique-laden post-rock band currently known as Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra (perhaps you know them as A Silver Mt Zion, The…
Chris DeVille | November 19, 2013 - 10:44 am

Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era – “Like Water” Video

Late last year, Pro Era, the crew of teenage Brooklyn boom-bap revivalists led by Joey Bada$$, released their all-crew PEEP The aPROcalypse mixtape. Three days…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2013 - 9:27 am

Download Joey Bada$$ And Pro Era’s PEEP The aPROcaplypse Mixtape

On Christmas Eve, the young Brooklyn rapper Capital Steez died at the age of 19. No cause has been reported, but the night before, Steez…
Tom Breihan | December 26, 2012 - 8:30 am