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The Anniversary

Los Angeles Turns 10

Texture and electronic leanings have been a part of hip-hop since the genre's adolescence. They were present in the early '80s, though neither was necessarily…
Collin Robinson | June 11, 2018 - 10:25 am

Essay

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

More Flying Lotus stories

Flying Lotus – “Heroes Pt. 5″

This year alone, Adult Swim's Singles series has given us new tracks from Future Islands, Sleep, Thundercat, the Voidz, Tim Hecker, Pallbearer, Washed Out, Power
Peter Helman | June 16, 2018 - 6:56 pm

Chance The Rapper Drops Off This Weekend’s FORM Arcosanti, FlyLo Filling In

FORM Arcosanti, the Hundred Waters-curated music festival, has announced a last-minute change to the lineup before it officially kicks off this weekend. Chance The Rapper,…
Peter Helman | May 9, 2018 - 7:07 pm

Flying Lotus & Thundercat Scored Last Night’s Episode Of Atlanta

We are now five episodes into the second season of Atlanta, and it is apparent that we are witnessing some historically great TV. Last night's…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2018 - 10:23 am

Hear Seven New Flying Lotus Tracks

Flying Lotus is exactly the type of artist who will suddenly pop up one morning with seven tracks' worth of new music on SoundCloud whenever…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2018 - 8:54 am

Flying Lotus – “Quarantine”

Yesterday, Flying Lotus producer PBDY posted a new mix called Brainfeeder 2017 ∞ 2018, and it features new tracks from many of the label's artists.
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2018 - 8:49 am

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
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