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Summer is ending! And you have some work to do. Did you experience that season-defining moment? That rooftop conversation, that carefree weekend of intense interpersonal bonding? Did you find the person who’ll keep you warm all winter? If you’ve answered negatively to even one of these, you have some work to do. And so we… More »

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Watch Hudson Mohawke’s Ray-Ban x Boiler Room LA Live Set Feat. Eric Wareheim, Busta Rhymes, & Captain Murphy

Scottish production mastermind Hudson Mohawke recently hit the Boiler Room's LA outpost in support of his upcoming EP Chimes, and some impressive guests partook i…
Chris DeVille | September 17, 2014 - 11:42 am

Captain Murphy – “Cosplay”

Just yesterday, Flying Lotus alter ego Captain Murphy released a clip from his Adult Swim cartoon called "The Birth Of Captain Murphy." And today, FlyLo…
Michael Nelson | August 15, 2014 - 12:44 pm

Watch Flying Lotus’ Captain Murphy Cartoon

Flying Lotus makes a pretty good rapper, for a guy who's mostly known for making jazzed-out stoner-odyssey productions. And when he raps, he raps under…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2014 - 1:54 pm

Watch A Cool, Animated Trailer For Flying Lotus’ You’re Dead!

Late last month, Flying Lotus finally announced his fifth album, You're Dead! (that's its trippy cover art above) and now we've got some more new…
Miles Bowe | August 13, 2014 - 1:01 pm

Adult Swim Announces 5th Singles Series With Deafheaven, Run The Jewels, Speedy Ortiz, & More

For the last several years Adult Swim has curated a series of singles released throughout the summer. They've put out some fantastic tracks in the…
Miles Bowe | June 2, 2014 - 1:38 pm

Captain Murphy – “Between Villains” (Feat. Viktor Vaughn, Earl Sweatshirt, & Thundercat)

The latest track in this summer's Adult Swim Singles Series is called "Between Villains," and it features a murderer's row of rap-friendly astral travelers: Bass-music…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2013 - 11:16 am

Captain Murphy – “The Killing Joke” Video

Captain Murphy is the alternate moniker of Flying Lotus, a Californian who has both performed and produced tracks with Earl Sweatshirt. (We first heard from…
Liz Pelly | March 23, 2013 - 4:17 pm

Watch Captain Murphy Perform With Earl Sweatshirt In L.A.

At a Los Angeles show last week, the mysterious Californian rap newcomer Captain Murphy finally revealed his identity: He's actually Flying Lotus, the guy who…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 1:57 pm

Flying Lotus – “Tiny Tortures” Video (Feat. Elijah Wood)

Flying Lotus's musical productions are bizarre, inventive, dreamlike works, so it's fitting that the video for "Tiny Tortures" (from FlyLo's fantastic recent Until The Quiet
Michael Nelson | November 29, 2012 - 12:41 pm

Captain Murphy – “Shake Weight (TNGHT Version)”

It was just a matter of time, but people are starting to hop on the tracks from the Hudson Mohawke/Lunice collision TNGHT. An early adopter…
Corban Goble | August 13, 2012 - 3:42 pm

Flying Lotus – “Between Friends” (Feat. Earl Sweatshirt & Captain Murphy)

Here's the latest from Adult Swim's Singles Program series, a track featuring Earl Sweatshirt and "Captain Murphy" (Maybe Tyler? Maybe just a slowed-down Earl?) rapping…
Corban Goble | July 23, 2012 - 12:23 pm