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In 2014, rap's biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he's been promising. Drake threw a bunch of great songs up on Soundcloud…   Read Story »
Art-rapper Lakutis just dropped a video for "Body Scream," a track that he dropped last year and that showed up on his debut mixtape, 3 Seashells. The clip, directed by Adam Besheer, sees the rapper…   Read Story »
The internet's favorite target this week was Avril Lavigne's garish, shrill, quite-possibly-racist "Hello Kitty" video. I didn't see it until I'd read a bunch of euphorically annoyed online chatter…   Read Story »
Last month, the former Das Racist rapper Kool A.D. gave us his Word O.K. mixtape, possibly the strongest of the many full-lengths he's dropped since Das Racist broke up. "Tight," one of the tape's…   Read Story »
NYC rapper Lakutis recently released Three Seashells, our Mixtape Of That Week. Its single, "Jesus Piece," summed up so much of what made that tape so great -- the sleaziness, the charisma, Lakutis…   Read Story »
The former Das Racist member Kool A.D. has released a shit-ton of solo material since his crew broke up a couple of years ago, but his new album Word O.K., released onto the internet on what seems…   Read Story »
I've known guys like this, and you probably have, too: Charismatic dirtbags, greasy-faced self-destructive party machines, guys who are really fun to have around until they start stealing your stuff.…   Read Story »
The Queens rapper Lakutis came up as part of the extended Das Racist family. But over the years, he's firmly established his own identity as a sort of spazzy dirtbag libertine, a guy whose partying…   Read Story »
Next week Lakutis drops his new album, Three Sea Shells, following the single "Body Scream." Now he's got a new video for the track "Jesus Piece," directed by Kate Bryant. While it's mostly just…   Read Story »
I don't know if you guys knew this, but there are 17 new Beyoncé videos this week. A lot of them are awesome, too. In fact, I had fully expected to write this column about nothing but the five best…   Read Story »