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On 9/11 Brockhampton Offered An Escape From NYC

There's always a weird energy worming its way through the Big Apple on 9/11. An ambivalent mixture of melancholy, pride, mourning, hopefulness, leeriness, and togetherness…
Collin Robinson | September 12, 2017 - 12:05 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey it's Gabriela Tully Claymore in for Tom Breihan this week. How are you? I myself am doing well. I woke up at the literal…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 11, 2017 - 1:01 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Dolph Lundgren has a masters in chemical engineering and a third-degree black belt in karate. He dated Grace Jones when he was her bodyguard. He…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2017 - 12:18 pm

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Hear A Conversation Between Spike Jonze & Brockhampton’s Kevin Abstract

Brockhampton ringleader Kevin Abstract has talked about his admiration for Spike Jonze in the past, and he was able to sit down with the famous…
James Rettig | November 1, 2017 - 12:40 pm

Brockhampton – “Follow” Video

On Friday, the crazy-exciting young rap collective (or, if you prefer, "boy band") Brockhampton will release their new album Saturation II, their second full-length of…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2017 - 9:32 am

Brockhampton – “Sweet” Video

If you're not already excited about Brockhampton, it's time to get excited. The LA-via-Texas rap collective are about to drop Saturation II, their second full-length…
Peter Helman | August 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm


Brockhampton don't waste any time. The LA-via-Texas rap and art collective just released their Saturation album in June, and in the past couple of weeks,…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2017 - 10:00 pm

Brockhampton – “Swamp” Video

Although Brockhampton, the LA rap and art collective headed up by Kevin Abstract, released their debut album Saturation exactly two months ago today, they've already…
Chris DeVille | August 9, 2017 - 10:24 am

Brockhampton – “Gummy” Video

LA rap collective Brockhampton released their debut album Saturation this summer, and today they're already back with the lead single from follow-up Saturation II. "Gummy"
Chris DeVille | August 2, 2017 - 11:42 am

Kevin Abstract – “Runner” Video

Last year, California's Kevin Abstract released American Boyfriend, an album of lush, personal, idiosyncratic R&B. Today, he's made a video for "Runner," a song from…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2017 - 10:08 am

Kevin Abstract – “Yellow” & “Miserable America”

A few months back, Kevin Abstract -- the project of Brockhampton leader and LA-via-Texas musician Ian Simpson -- released "Empty," a great song with an…
James Rettig | November 4, 2016 - 4:01 pm

Kevin Abstract – “Empty” Video

Brockhampton's frontman Kevin Abstract has released a new song and visual "Empty," which at first reveals solely Abstract's eyes fluttering, fading in and out of…
Margaret Farrell | September 22, 2016 - 5:12 pm