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The Purist – “Jealousy” Video (Feat. Danny Brown)

In making his psychedelic rap track “Jealousy,” British producer the Purist made a very good decision when he recruited an on-fire Danny Brown to drop a couple of ferocious verses onto it. In track’s new video, you can actually read every one of Brown’s verses, since the text appears on the bottom of what’s otherwise… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 11, 2013 - 11:26 am

Stream The Purist Tr-ill EP (Stereogum Premiere)

London producer the Purist is the perfect candidate for the question, “What’s in a name?” Electronic music is murky water to tred, with new niche genres popping up at every bleep-bloop, but for this guy, it’s all about sticking to his personal craft ethos. For Tr-ill, the Purist put together a grip of rap track… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / January 28, 2013 - 1:21 pm

The Purist – “Jealousy” (Feat. Danny Brown)

I am about to start a petition to get Danny Brown to commission an EP with beats strictly by British producers utilizing some manifestation of synth flute. When Brown flipped Darq E. Freaker’s “Cherryade” — one of the most compelling grime tracks of 2011 — for “Blueberry (Pills And Cocaine)” it begged for him to… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / January 23, 2013 - 12:14 pm