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DJ Khaled Has Made A Lot Of Bangers Without Actually Doing Anything

There's a moment toward the end of "I'm The One," the new DJ Khaled posse cut that is currently somehow the #1 song in the
Tom Breihan | May 10, 2017 - 12:23 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Does Lil Uzi Vert Suck?

Three videos. First video: Last February, Lil Uzi Vert, a surging young rapper, visits the Hot 97 morning show, a place where many surging young…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 10:42 am

Interview

Q&A: Kurt Wagner On How Hip-Hop & Audio Technology Inspired Lambchop’s FLOTUS

Brown's Diner may not look like much, but it's a Nashville institution. A low, gray, unassuming building with barely any windows, it sits near a…
Stephen Deusner | August 18, 2016 - 9:31 am

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Shabazz Palaces – “Welcome To Quazarz” Video

At the end of the week, Shabazz Palaces are releasing two new albums -- Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous
James Rettig | July 13, 2017 - 10:24 am

Stream Shabazz Palaces Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star & Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines

Next week, Seattle art-rap greats Shabazz Palaces will release two new albums, both of them thematically linked, on the same day. The first of the…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2017 - 9:32 am

Shabazz Palaces – “Effeminence” (Feat. Fly Guy Dai)

Next month, Seattle art-rap greats Shabazz Palaces will release two albums -- Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines --…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2017 - 10:31 am

Shabazz Palaces – “When Cats Claw”

We're a little less than a month out from the release of Shabazz Palaces' dual new albums Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz
James Rettig | June 20, 2017 - 2:46 pm

Shabazz Palaces – “Julian’s Dream (ode to a bad)” (Feat. The Shogun Shot)

Shabazz Palaces are releasing two new albums next month -- Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines -- and we've…
James Rettig | June 6, 2017 - 10:20 am

Shabazz Palaces – “Since C.A.Y.A.” (Feat. Thundercat)

Three years after the release of Lese Majesty, their last LP, Seattle art-rap greats Shabazz Palaces are planning to release two brand-new albums on the…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2017 - 10:14 am

Shabazz Palaces – “30 Clip Extension”

A couple of weeks ago, Shabazz Palaces announced that they were returning with their first new album in three years, Quazarz: Born On A Gangster
James Rettig | May 9, 2017 - 10:17 am

Shabazz Palaces – “Shine A Light” (Feat. Thaddillac)

It's been nearly three years since Seattle art-rap greats Shabazz Palaces released Lese Majesty, their last album. This summer, they'll return with a new LP…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2017 - 10:13 am

Brainfeeder At The Bowl: Flying Lotus, George Clinton, Thundercat, & More Bring The Funk To Hollywood

Behold the Gospel Of Funk! In which we understand funk as a galactic force, a vast and free-flowing stream of information and instigation that suffuses…
Jonathan Zwickel | September 19, 2016 - 12:48 pm

Watch Michael McDonald Join Thundercat For “What A Fool Believes” & “Them Changes” At Brainfeeder Hollywood Bowl Show

Record label Brainfeeder hosted a show at the Hollywood Bowl last night featuring label-founder Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Shabazz Palaces, the Gaslamp Killer, and George Clinton…
Grace Birnstengel | September 18, 2016 - 11:27 am

9 Memorable Moments From Eaux Claires 2016

Eaux Claires is a festival designed around discovery and new experiences. The event -- which was held this past weekend for a second time in…
James Rettig | August 14, 2016 - 7:01 pm

Shabazz Palaces – “Dawn In Luxor” Video

There's no rule that says you can't make a video for a song that's two years old. Case in point: Shabazz Palaces, the enigmatic Seattle…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2016 - 1:32 pm
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