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Watch A Masked Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Cover A Bunch OF MF Doom Songs

Yasiin Bey, the former Mos Def, is a veteran of the New York rap underground who currently lives abroad and who has a history of changing his name. All those things are also true of MF Doom. Doom and Bey also shared a quick American tour a few years ago; it’s fair to say they… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 3, 2015 - 11:17 am

Cannibal Ox – “Iron Rose” (Feat. MF Doom)

The Harlem rap duo Cannibal Ox are back together and getting ready to release Blade Of The Ronin, their first album since the clattering 2001 nerd-rap masterpiece The Cold Vein. The biggest name to kick in a guest-verse on the album is MF Doom, Can Ox’s free-associating backpacker peer from back in the day. (I… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 2, 2015 - 11:16 am

BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah – “Ray Gun” (Feat. DOOM) Video (Feat. Left Brain)

The new album Sour Soul is a collaborative team-up from Staten Island rap legend Ghostface Killah and young Toronto jazz combo BADBADNOTGOOD. On the song “Ray Gun,” they bring in Ghost’s old friend DOOM, and it’s the first time these two have traded lines in way too long. Ghost and DOOM don’t show up for… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 23, 2015 - 10:27 am

BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah – “Ray Gun” (Feat. DOOM)

Ghostface Killah has been saying that his long-awaited collaborative album with fellow classicist obscuritan DOOM will finally see release in 2015. We’ll see! But we already know that Ghost has another collaborative album coming out this year: Sour Soul, with the Toronto jazz group BADBADNOTGOOD (and that’s only a few months after Ghost’s last album… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 9, 2015 - 11:14 am

Flying Lotus – “Masquatch” (Feat. DOOM)

Following the Krayzie Bone-featuring “Medication Meditation,” Flying Lotus has shared another collab that appears on FlyLo FM, an in-game radio station in the relaunched next-gen edition of Grand Theft Auto V. The short but sweet “Masquatch” — which seems to be a portmanteau of “mask” and “Sasquatch” — finds DOOM’s signature rasp riding atop a… More »

By: Peter Helman / November 20, 2014 - 6:00 pm

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 stations that will appear in the re-release of the fifth iteration of the game that’s coming out on next-gen consoles Xbox One and Playstation 4 tomorrow (and PC early next… More »

By: James Rettig / November 17, 2014 - 6:40 pm

NehruvianDOOM – “Caskets”

The teenage Brooklyn rapper Bishop Nehru has teamed up with the masked underground rap eminence DOOM to form a duo called NehruvianDOOM, and their self-titled album is coming out later this year. We’ve already heard two of the LP’s tracks, “Darkness (HBU)” and “Om,” but we haven’t heard one thing from the LP yet, and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 19, 2014 - 2:41 pm

DOOM & Bishop Nehru – “Om”

Masked underground-rap fixture DOOM recently teamed up with the young New York rapper Bishop Nehru to record the new collaborative album NehruvianDOOM, and first single “Darkness (HBU)” featured Nehru rapping over an old DOOM beat. It seemed possible, after hearing that, that DOOM’s actual involvement in the album would be minimal. But “Om,” the latest… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 25, 2014 - 1:43 pm

DOOM & Bishop Nehru Are NehruvianDOOM; Watch Their First Video

It’s been a while since we heard from masked rap enigma DOOM. Last we heard, he was exiled in London, and he may still be. But DOOM has just announced a new project: NehruvianDOOM, a collaboration with the young New York rapper Bishop Nehru, most famous for collaborating with Disclosure on “You Stressin’.” Together, they’ll… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 7, 2014 - 3:40 pm

Watch A Commercial For DOOM’s Clarks Collaboration

Masked rap enigma DOOM is the latest rapper to get his own signature shoe. But this the rare situation in which the show in question isn’t a sneaker. Instead, it’s a special editions of Clarks Wallabies, the shoes made rap-acceptable by DOOM’s frequent collaborator Ghostface Killah. Doom’s signature version of the show has reflective piping… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 14, 2014 - 1:02 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 space cadet Flying Lotus (in his rapping Captain Murphy guise), masked rap enigma DOOM (in his tough-guy Viktor Vaughn guise), insanely gifted Odd Future introvert Earl Sweatshirt, and soul-jazz singer… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 16, 2013 - 11:16 am

Joey Bada$$ – “Amethyst Rockstar” (Feat. Kirk Knight) (Prod. DOOM)

Teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ by rapping over shockingly accurate takes on mid-’90s boom-bap and late-’90s underground rap, and now that he’s famous, he’s getting to collaborate with some of the titans of those two fields. He already linked up with DJ Premier on “Unorthodox,” and now he and his Pro Era compadre Kirk Knight… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 25, 2013 - 4:28 pm

JJ DOOM – “Bookhead” Video (NSFW)

In 2012, rap-weirdo legend DOOM teamed up with the quirky producer Jneiro Jarel to form the short-lived duo JJ DOOM and released the album Keys To The Kuffs. Nearly a year later, they’ve made a video for the album track “Bookhead,” and it shows DOOM going through a Kafka-style metamorphosis, joining forces with a bodega… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 19, 2013 - 1:32 pm

Stereogum Monthly Mix: May 2013

A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May’s absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you’ll find it here in three forms: a 12-track downloadable zip of the month’s best free MP3s, a 15-song Spotify playlist of May’s finest Spotify-enabled tracks, and to close it out, a 46-track Soundcloud… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

The Child Of Lov – “One Day (Feat. Damon Albarn)” & “Owl” (Feat. DOOM)

The Child Of Lov, the enigmatic Dutch bedroom-R&B artist, released his self-titled debut album two days ago; we’d already posted his video for “Give Me” and “Heal,” as well as a stream of “Fly.” And today, he’s sharing the two big-name collaborations that appeared on that album. One “One Day,” he and Damon Albarn sing… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 9, 2013 - 2:54 pm

Clams Casino – “Bookfiend” (Feat. DOOM)

Here’s a comparison that makes so much sense that nobody, except the actual collaborators, thought of it: DOOM’s muttered free-associative raps over Clams Casino’s murmuring rap dreamscapes. The two have teamed up on a new track called “Bookfiend,” and it’s just as pretty as you’d expect from a producer whose beats move like vapor and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 29, 2013 - 10:01 am

DOOM – “Doomsayer”

Always primed for mystery, DOOM has released this Young Guru version of “Doomsayer” to SoundCloud with no information about whether it’s a holiday season one-off or part of a larger project. Check out the song and if you’re new to DOOM, read our Counting Down to get more acquainted with his work. More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / December 26, 2012 - 11:07 am

MF Doom Albums From Worst To Best

Last year in the U.K., Carol Morley released Dreams Of A Life, a documentary about a woman who died in her North London apartment and was not found for three years. No one came looking. Police found her skeleton amongst Christmas presents yet to be wrapped.

The film’s press materials and many of… More »

By: Alex Tatusian / December 13, 2012 - 1:27 pm

JJ DOOM – “Guv’nor” Video

This week, JJ DOOM, the duo of DOOM and producer Jneiro Jarel, released their debut album Key To The Kuffs. And now the single “Guv’nor” gets a video, from director Ninian Doff, that does weird optical-illusion split-screen things with DOOM and his mask. DOOM doesn’t usually appear on-camera in his videos, but here he appear… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 23, 2012 - 2:14 pm

Stream JJ DOOM Key To The Kuffs

With his new project JJ DOOM, cult-rap fixture DOOM links up with Jneiro Jarel, the psych-rap producer behind the way-underrated Willie Isz project. We’ve already heard their tracks “Banished,” “Guv’nor,” and “Rhymin Slang,” and now the entire album Key To The Kuffs — including the collaborations with Damon Albarn, Beth Gibbons, and Khugo Goodie, i… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 16, 2012 - 12:36 pm
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