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If you've noticed a higher-than-average number of weird EDM videos in this space lately, it's not because I'm suddenly trawling Electric Daisy Carnival messageboards. It's because someone clued me…   Read Story »
One of the year's most absorbing, memorable music videos is director Carlos Lopez Estrada's whirling, expressionist clip for "Work Work," a song from the L.A. noise-rap trio clipping. The new video…   Read Story »
The Californian noise-rap group clipping. make bracing, confrontational music, but it's not really political music, at least in the way that "political rap" is usually understood. Still, the three…   Read Story »
Last month, we heard "Hunger Of The Pine," our first taste of new alt-J album This Is All Yours. Around the same time, alt-J drummer Thom Green discussed his appreciation of clipping.'s noise-rap…   Read Story »
The experimental rap group clipping. have a few recurring themes on their two albums. They always start with an "Intro," they end with a mind-melting sound collage, and they both include a very…   Read Story »
We just named clipping.'s CLPPNG our Album Of The Week, and one of the record's finest noise-rap dispatches is the booming "Body & Blood," its second track and first proper song. Just a day after the…   Read Story »
The minute the L.A. trio clipping. emerged, combining clinically precise raps with assaultive squalls of electro-noise, they invited comparison to another California group, Death Grips. But those…   Read Story »
The problem with a lot of noise-rap is that it falls apart a bit when it comes to the actual rapping. That's not a problem for the L.A. trio clipping., whose squalid digital chaos screeches and…   Read Story »
The fascinating noise-rap trio clipping. are a few weeks away from releasing their gut-liquefying Sub Pop debut CLPPNG, and we've posted the eerie first single "Work Work," as well as its staggering…   Read Story »
Hey, whoever's in charge of music video releases! Can you space things out a little better, please? Last week, I scrambled to come up with five watchable videos. This week, I have to leave out a few…   Read Story »