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The lively Queens rap knucklehead Meyhem Lauren is already responsible for two strong solo mixtapes, Respect The Fly Shit and Mandatory Brunch Meetings, and now he's teamed up with the veteran…   Read Story »
The Queens rap bruiser Meyhem Lauren is probably best-known as an Action Bronson associate, but he's landed in the Mixtape Of The Week column twice, for 2012's Respect The Fly Shit and Mandatory…   Read Story »
During last year's SXSW, the Queens rapper Meyhem Lauren rounded up an absolutely murderous collective of internet-underground rap overlords and made an entire mixtape, the very good Respect The Fly…   Read Story »
Last month, the Queens rapper Meyhem Lauren released his thundering, funny-as-hell Mandatory Brunch Meetings mixtape, and I liked it a lot. Pitchfork did not agree. Earlier this week, critic Jonah…   Read Story »
Last week, Queens rap hardhead Meyhem Lauren released his great, weird, funny Mandatory Brunch Meetings mixtape. And now we get a video for opening track "Mandated Participants," in which Lauren and…   Read Story »
A few minutes into the new mixtape Mandatory Brunch Meetings, the Queens rap bruiser Meyhem Lauren joins a very small circle: The tiny club of rappers whose between-verses shit-talk is as much fun to…   Read Story »
The hardnosed Queens rapper Meyhem Lauren has already released one of the year's best mixtapes in Respect The Fly Shit, recorded over one bleary SXSW weekend with two producers and a small army of…   Read Story »
When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a long time ago. Or, something close to that. Here's what…   Read Story »
During SXSW, the hulking Queens rapper assembled a big pile of friends and recorded the bulk of his excellent Respect The Fly Shit mixtape. The hazy-but-intense "Fingerless Driving Gloves" is one of…   Read Story »
For those of us who work on the periphery of the music business, SXSW is a whole lot of fun, a great chance to see a whole mess of bands and catch up with friends we haven't seen in a while. It's…   Read Story »