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British trip-hop originator Tricky and New York-based nutball Mykki Blanco belong to two very different generations of rap iconoclasm, but they've come together on "Lonnie Listen," a track from…   Read Story »
Mykki Blanco only ever makes awesome videos. And after being arrested in Portugal "for being gay," the confrontational New York-based has made a video for the recent single "She Gutta" that's…   Read Story »
The gender-bending rapper Mykki Blanco is doing a residency at an art gallery in Lisbon right now, and his trip overseas isn't going so well. As Noisey reports, Blanco was arrested at the airport…   Read Story »
"She Gutta" pairs Mykki Blanco with Jeremiah Meece, a producer who last year left a significant mark with his project The-Drum and credits on Le1f's Tree House (read our review of that here). The…   Read Story »
The gender-freaking New York-based art-rapper Mykki Blanco has one of the most intense presences on rap's underground, and his (or, if she prefers, her) music remains tough and confrontational…   Read Story »
On Monday, the Brooklyn-based Fool's Gold label carried on its tradition of hat-tipping old New York with an annual Day Off block party. Helmed by founders A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs, the free party…   Read Story »
This summer's Adult Swim Singles Series, which gives away a free track every Monday, has some pretty big names involved. But this week's contributors are a bit more under-the-radar. "Who Wanna…   Read Story »
Earlier today, I posted a bigass list of my favorite music videos of the year. That should honestly be enough to keep your optic nerves crammed full for the day. But if you're done with it, or you're…   Read Story »
Los Angeles's financially beleaguered Museum of Contemporary Art seems to be pulling through, at least on the endowment front, and the parting clouds of economic hardship are dovetailing with this…   Read Story »
"Kingpinning" is a Brenmar-produced standout from the world of Michael Quattlebaum, who raps as Mykki Blanco, who trades in wigs and other drag elements, who told the NY Times his style is "a mixture…   Read Story »