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Watch Damon Albarn Join De La Soul For “Feel Good Inc.” At Dismaland

Massive Attack were originally slated to headline the last night of festivities at Banksy's pop-up "bemusement park" Dismaland, but after they pulled out, De La…
Peter Helman | September 26, 2015 - 11:51 am

Check Out Marvel Comics Versions Of Classic Hip-Hop Album Covers

Earlier this year, a few Marvel Comics issues worked Run The Jewels’ fist-and-gun logo into their covers. Now, Marvel is diving even deeper into the…
Peter Helman | July 14, 2015 - 10:14 pm

Slum Village – “Right Back” (Feat. De La Soul) (Prod. J Dilla)

The long-running Detroit rap group Slum Village has been around since the late '90s, and they've been through a ton of lineup changes over the…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2015 - 4:02 pm

De La Soul Raised The Second Highest Amount Ever For A Music Kickstarter

Back in March, De La Soul launched a Kickstarter campaign, hoping to raise money to record a collab-heavy new album. The plan succeeded beyond anyone’s…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2015 - 9:55 am

De La Soul – “God It” (Feat. Nas)

The great golden-era rap trio De La Soul has turned to Kickstarter to fund their next album, and they've lined up a roster of guests…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2015 - 12:48 pm

De La Soul Launches Kickstarter For LP Featuring Damon Albarn, David Byrne, 2 Chainz, Little Dragon

Hip-hop’s royal trio De La Soul have announced that their eighth studio album will be funded through a Kickstarter campaign. The group is raising $110,000…
Aaron Lindenberg | March 30, 2015 - 4:02 pm

De La Soul – “The People” (Feat. Chuck D)

De La Soul have put out a new track called "The People" featuring Public Enemy's Chuck D. "The idea for the song came from a…
James Rettig | November 28, 2014 - 2:55 pm

BottleRock 2014 Saturday: OutKast And Weezer Deliver The Hits, No Age Open For Smash Mouth

Every now and then, it's good to reorient your perspective. At any given more established or mainstream festival stocked with your usual indie mainstays, No…
Ryan Leas | June 1, 2014 - 3:38 pm

Watch A Squinty Stephen Malkmus Present Ylvis With A Webby Award

Last night brought the 18th Annual Webby Awards, where Ylvis' captivatingly bizarre video for "What The Fox Say?" won for Best Viral Video. Appearing to…
Miles Bowe | May 20, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Arcade Fire, Jay Z, Pharrell, De La Soul Win Webby Awards

The results of the 18th annual Webby Awards are in, selected by an International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences (IADAS) panel including Ariana Huffington,…
Chris DeVille | April 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Download De La Soul Smell The Da.I.S.Y. (Da Inner Soul Of Yancy) Mixtape

Ever since they posted almost their entire discography for free download last month, the great pioneering rap trio De La Soul have been rolling, with…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2014 - 10:25 am

De La Soul – “Vocabulary Spills” (Prod. J Dilla)

De La Soul, one of the greatest rap groups of all time, have been away for a while, but they've suddenly kicked back into high…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2014 - 10:42 am

De La Soul – “Dilla Plugged In” (Prod. J Dilla)

Last month, De La Soul marked the 25th anniversary of their classic debut album 3 Feet High And Rising by, for one day, offering seven…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2014 - 9:22 am

Download De La Soul’s Catalog For Free Today

Because of the changing nature of sampling laws, many of the greatest albums of rap's late-'80s/early-'90s "golden age" simply couldn't be made now; the sampling…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2014 - 10:23 am

De La Soul – “Get Away”

De La Soul, the great starry-eyed experimental pranksters of rap’s first golden era, haven’t released an album in nine years, though they’ve been an active…
Tom Breihan | April 17, 2013 - 12:27 pm

Fun Fun Fun Fest: The Rest Of Our Photos: Fucked Up, Superchunk, A Place To Bury Strangers, And More

Well, the fun is officially over -- Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012 concluded yesterday with sets from Fucked Up, Japandroids, Deerhoof, Ceremony, Fang Island, Turbonegro,…
Michael Nelson | November 5, 2012 - 1:06 pm

Coachella 2010: Pavement, Thom Yorke, Gorillaz

Friday got us dancing with LCD and Jay-Z, Saturday featured less clothing, and Sunday closed things out with a generally mellower lineup (plus more amazing…
stereogum | April 19, 2010 - 4:54 pm

Gorillaz – “Superfast Jellyfish” (Feat. De La Soul & Gruff Rhys)

It took the voices of Bobby Womack and Mos Def to get “Stylo“‘s disco going and bassist Murdoc’s AOL “pirate radio” session snippets — a
brandon | February 26, 2010 - 10:06 am