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The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Sometimes, it's ridiculously hard for us to debate our favorite songs of the past 7 days, but this week, the choice seemed fairly obvious. This…
Stereogum | June 19, 2015 - 4:36 pm

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7 Memorable Sets From Bonnaroo 2015 Thursday & Friday

By its early reputation and the sheer nature of it, Bonnaroo should be a complete mess. But the staff are universally nice and the people…
Ryan Leas | June 13, 2015 - 7:34 pm

More Flying Lotus stories

Watch Flying Lotus’ New Short Film Skinflick

Earlier this year, Flying Lotus released his feature-length directorial debut Kuso, a surreal and phantasmagoric body-horror movie. Today, he's followed it up with a new…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2017 - 9:53 am

Flying Lotus – “Post Requisite” Video

Now that his directorial debut, the fucked-up and surreal horror movie Kuso, is out there in the world, Flying Lotus is at work on a…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2017 - 1:19 pm

Flying Lotus Apologizes For Defending The Gaslamp Killer Against Rape Allegations

Last week, Los Angeles producer the Gaslamp Killer was accused of drugging and raping two women in 2013. The Gaslamp Killer comes from the same…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2017 - 9:42 am

Flying Lotus Appears To End Set By Rejecting Rape Accusations Against The Gaslamp Killer: “The Internet Is A Fucking Liar”

Earlier this week, LA beat producer William Benjamin Bensussen, better known as the Gaslamp Killer, was accused of drugging and raping two women in 2013.
Peter Helman | October 15, 2017 - 10:56 pm

Watch A New Flying Lotus-Scored Blade Runner Short From Cowboy Bebop’s Shinichiro Watanabe

As part of the rollout for the new movie Blade Runner 2049, which takes place 30 years after the events of the original Blade Runner
Chris DeVille | September 26, 2017 - 11:54 am

Flying Lotus’ Directorial Debut Kuso Is Streaming On Shudder

Steve Ellison, the man known to most of us as Flying Lotus, spent a whole lot of time and money putting together his directorial debut…
Tom Breihan | July 21, 2017 - 9:31 am

Watch Another Freaky Trailer For Flying Lotus’ Kuso

Flying Lotus' upcoming debut feature film, Kuso, sounds really gross. We've already gotten to see some of that grossness in action in the first freaky
Peter Helman | July 10, 2017 - 8:30 pm

Flying Lotus – “North Star3″ & “You And Your Friends Are Dead”

Steven Ellison appears to be clearing out his hard drive this week, sharing various stray bits of Flying Lotus music to SoundCloud. First came a
Chris DeVille | May 17, 2017 - 1:44 pm

Flying Lotus – “Night Grows Pale”

Yesterday, we heard Flying Lotus' remix of the Twin Peaks theme and today the producer shared a new song called "Night Grows Pale." The track…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 16, 2017 - 10:46 am

Download Flying Lotus’ Remix Of The Twin Peaks Theme

During his set at Seattle's Upstream Music Festival over the weekend, Flying Lotus played a new remix of the iconic Twin Peaks theme song, which…
James Rettig | May 15, 2017 - 2:13 pm

Flying Lotus’ Kuso Sounds Really Gross

Last week we got to see the trailer for Flying Lotus' upcoming debut feature film, Kuso, and as twistedly disgusting as that little preview made…
Pranav Trewn | January 25, 2017 - 3:24 pm

Watch The Freaky Trailer For Flying Lotus’ Kuso

We've been hearing about Flying Lotus aka Captain Murphy aka Steven Ellison's debut feature film Kuso for what seems like forever now, but the film…
Chris DeVille | January 19, 2017 - 2:13 pm

Flying Lotus Guest Curating Sled Island 2017

Flying Lotus essentially invented bass music, at least in the scattered and jazz-addled way that it's being made today. And an entire scene of artists…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2017 - 12:50 pm

Sundance 2017 Lines Up Films With Ad-Rock, David Yow, & Will Oldham

The Sundance Film Festival has just announced the U.S. Competition, World Competition, and NEXT portions of its 2017 lineup, and there's a lot for music…
Peter Helman | November 30, 2016 - 9:57 pm

Flying Lotus Casts Hannibal Buress, Tim Heidecker, Donnell Rawlings In Feature Film Kuso

Steven Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, has been expanding his repertoire past music for a couple years now with his Royal short film, scoring…
Collin Robinson | November 15, 2016 - 2:44 pm
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