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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Run The Jewels RTJ3

Up until now, the story of Run The Jewels has been one of breathless, visceral forward motion. In the five years since Adult Swim music…
Chris DeVille | December 26, 2016 - 8:43 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Another week over, another exciting revelation to reckon with. Here's one: Did you know that there are actually four distinct species of giraffe? For a…
Stereogum | September 9, 2016 - 5:21 pm

2014 In Review

Run The Jewels, YG, And The Magnetic Appeal Of Male Friendship

Anyone can do something once. The early announcements on rap blogs, like this one from HipHopDX, were innocuous enough: "After the critical and commercial success…
Chris DeVille | December 5, 2014 - 9:59 am

More El-P stories

Hear Run The Jewels Get Quizzed About Rabbis On Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

Run The Jewels were the guests on today's episode of NPR's weekly quiz show Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!, on which they had to answer several…
Peter Helman | January 28, 2017 - 5:47 pm

Watch Run The Jewels Debut RTJ3 Tracks At Philly Tour Opener

Run The Jewels dropped RTJ3 a few weeks before its scheduled release date, and now they're about to embark on a massive tour in support…
James Rettig | January 12, 2017 - 11:01 am

Stream/Download Run The Jewels RTJ3

It's a Christmas fucking miracle! Killer Mike and El-P weren't supposed to release RTJ3, their highly anticipated third album under the name Run The Jewels,…
Peter Helman | December 24, 2016 - 11:55 pm

Watch Run The Jewels Perform At The Video Game Awards

El-P and Killer Mike of Run The Jewels are both playable characters in Gears Of War 4, and tonight, the duo performed at the Game…
Peter Helman | December 1, 2016 - 10:15 pm

Run The Jewels – “Legend Has It”

Run The Jewels have revealed another song from the heavily anticipated RTJ3, "Legend Has It," as well as the cover art. Both are pretty awesome.
Chris DeVille | December 1, 2016 - 11:12 am

Run The Jewels – “2100” (Feat. Boots)

RTJ3 might not be here yet, but Run The Jewels still are. Killer Mike and El-P have just shared "2100," a new RTJ song featuring…
Peter Helman | November 9, 2016 - 7:40 pm

Run The Jewels Announce 2017 North American Tour, Become Playable Gears Of War Characters

Run The Jewels are one of those live shows you absolutely need to see, preferably in a packed and sweaty club, so you should consider…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2016 - 10:28 am

Watch Run The Jewels & Stephen Colbert Do “The Halloween Wiggle”

Run The Jewels are the featured guests on tonight's episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, and the first sketch to surface with them…
James Rettig | October 27, 2016 - 5:40 pm

El-P: “Every Word For RTJ3 Has Now Officially Been Recorded”

Run The Jewels stated back in March that a 2016 release for RTJ3 was "achievable." And given El-P's latest update on the album, it seems…
Chris DeVille | September 27, 2016 - 11:37 am

Zack De La Rocha – “Digging For Windows” (Prod. El-P)

Around the time Rage Against The Machine first broke up in 2000, frontman Zack De La Rocha went to work on a solo album, recording…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2016 - 8:41 am

DJ Shadow – “Nobody Speak” (Feat. Run The Jewels) Video

Earlier this year, DJ Shadow recruited Run The Jewels' Killer Mike and El-P to spit furious verses on "Nobody Speak," the best song on his…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2016 - 9:05 am

El-P, Killer Mike Defend Ka After Attempted NY Post Hit Piece

The story of the Brooklyn rapper Ka is one of the great inspiring DIY stories in music right now. Ka, a former member of the…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2016 - 9:47 am

El-P Reveals Winner Of Pokemon Freestyle Remix Contest

After mocking the Pokemon Go epidemic on Twitter over the weekend, El-P apologized to the Pokemon community and delivered a goofy Pokemon freestyle as his…
Chris DeVille | July 13, 2016 - 3:19 pm
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