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Three years after releasing their art-rap opus Black Up, Seattle duo Shabazz Palaces are no closer to announcing a follow-up album. But the two members of Shabazz Palaces -- rapper Palaceer Lazaro,…   Read Story »
Looks like Christmas is coming a little early for fans of electronic music. Flying Lotus just took to Twitter to release a zip stuffed with, as he puts it, "Ideas+drafts+loops." The best surprise…   Read Story »
Once again, the best piece of music-related video wasn't a music video this week; it was this haunting performance from Neil Young and Willie Nelson, and we can thank CMT, of all possible cable…   Read Story »
Black Up, the first full-length from Seattle art-rap enigmas Shabazz Palaces, is two years old now, but they've only just released a video for the album track "An Echo From The Hosts That Profess…   Read Story »
A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here in three forms: a 12-track downloadable zip of the…   Read Story »
Later this month, Animal Collective will release their new remix EP Monkey Been To Burn Town, and we've already posted Gang Gang Dance member Brian DeGraw's reworking of "Monkey Riches." And now…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the former Pearls & Brass drummer Daughn Gibson hit the radar with his solo debut All Hell, which found him, basically, singing old-school country in a miles-deep voice over…   Read Story »
"Hale-Bopp Was The Bedouins" is the Himanshu collab from Plateau Vision, the underrated new album from Philly rapper/producer Lushlife. When the track appeared in its original form, on Lushlife's No…   Read Story »
Last year, Spank Rock teamed up with Santigold on "Car Song," a track that appeared on his album Everything Is Boring And Everyone Is A Fucking Liar. Now, Seattle art-rap duo Shabazz Palaces have…   Read Story »
Vice & Intel's Creators Project -- you'll recall NYC incarnation from late last year -- made its way out to the Bay this weekend for a West Coast version of the festival held in San Francisco's Fort…   Read Story »