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Watch Kanye Discuss J Dilla In Stones Throw Doc Outtake

Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton is a new documentary about the influential and long-running California rap indie label Stones Throw, and it features a long…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2014 - 11:35 am

The Anniversary

Madvillainy Turns 10

The underground has always been hip-hop's lifeblood. Born in unofficial dance parties spread only by word of mouth, hip-hop's beginnings are rooted away from the mainstream.
Sam Behrens | March 24, 2014 - 2:55 pm

Stream Freddie Gibbs & Madlib Piñata

The hardnosed Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs and the fuzzy-brained California producer Madlib first worked together more than two years ago, and if the combination was…
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2014 - 12:23 pm

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Robes” (Feat. Earl Sweatshirt & Domo Genesis)

The head-busting Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs and the brain-expanding California producer Madlib have already teamed up for a series of great songs ("Thuggin'," "Shame," "City,"
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Lists

The 100 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be.
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 11:23 am

Madlib – “Black Widow”

The spacey yet hardscrabble L.A. hip-hop producer Madlib has lent his midas touch to projects straightlaced (his recent gangster-rap triumphs with Freddie Gibbs), outré (his…
Chris DeVille | October 16, 2013 - 11:39 am

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Harold’s”

The unlikely duo of Indiana G-rapper Freddie Gibbs and expansive California producer Madlib first teamed up almost two years ago, and just about everything they've…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2013 - 12:04 pm

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Deeper”

Frequent collaborators Freddie Gibbs and Madlib opened up the summer with their track "City" and now close it out with "Deeper," the anchor track from…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 3, 2013 - 3:05 pm

Quasimoto – “Catchin’ The Vibe” Video

Earlier this year the great Lord Quas (the alter-ego of Madlib) released a pretty great rarities compilation called Yessir Whatever. Now there's a video for…
Miles Bowe | August 7, 2013 - 1:47 pm

Madlib And Freddie Gibbs – “City” (Feat. Karriem Riggins)

The perma-blunted cratedigging producer Madlib and the virtuosic Indiana G-rapper Freddie Gibbs have previously linked for two excellent EPs -- check their collabs "Thuggin" and…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2013 - 10:54 am

Madlib – “The Mad March”

The enigmatic Californian rap producer Madlib is exactly the type of person to make a new track, put it on a 7" single, only make…
Tom Breihan | May 21, 2013 - 4:24 pm

Quasimoto – “Planned Attack”

The spaced-out, impressionist West Coast underground rap producer Madlib has released two albums and one EP under his squeaky-voiced alter-ego Quasimoto, but it's been about…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2013 - 12:37 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

In this space, I usually try to write something about whatever connecting threats might run through the five videos I pick for the week. That's…
Tom Breihan | August 10, 2012 - 3:06 pm

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Shame” Video

In the video for their team-up "Thuggin'," motormouthed Indiana street-rapper Freddie Gibbs and esoteric California producer Madlib showed us a pretty hellacious vision of criminal…
Tom Breihan | August 9, 2012 - 9:16 am

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Shame”

Producer Madlib and Gary, IN rapper Freddie Gibbs have been collaborating, and the result of that partnership is two currently available EPs -- Shame and…
Corban Goble | June 22, 2012 - 4:09 pm