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Watch: Nightmares on Wax "Citizen Kane"

Watch: Nightmares on Wax “Citizen Kane”

George Evelyn’s Nightmares on Wax will return next year with a new LP called Shape The Future due out January 26th via Warp Records. We last heard from the artist this past September with the release of his brilliant track and video “Back To Nature,” the opening cut off Evelyn’s upcoming release. Discussing the record, the musician/DJ had this to […]

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Watch: Nightmares on Wax "Back To Nature"

Watch: Nightmares on Wax “Back To Nature”

Nightmares on Wax return today with an epic new track called “Back to Nature.” Featuring exquisitely crafted production, as well as rousing vocal sentiments from shaman Kuauthli Vasquez, the new cut was inspired by visiting the Yucatan jungle and witnessing the ancient Peyote ceremonies. Discussing the new track, Nightmares’ George Evelyn explains: “”Back To Nature” is a reminder of our […]

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Watch Shabazz Palaces' "Welcome To Quazarz" Video.

Watch Shabazz Palaces’ “Welcome To Quazarz” Video

Shabazz Palaces will release their joint LPs Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star and Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines via Sub Pop tomorrow. In anticipation of the event, the duo of Ishmael Butler and Tendai Maraire posted a new video for “Welcome To Quazarz“, a track off of …The Jealous Machines. The video is directed by the amazing artist Nep […]

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Watch EL.i.BE's Video "Balance (ft. O-Lay)"

Watch EL.i.BE’s Video “Balance (ft. O-Lay)”

EL.i.BE reports that his new track “Balance“, featuring O-Lay, was inspired by the tragic shooting of Philando Castile. We first caught up with the Liberian-born, Minneapolis-based rapper this past May with the release of his Liberation LP and “Come On” video, which featured the vocalists Graydon Francis and Bryan Doe. That track chronicled EL.i.BE’s emigration to the US and was […]

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Listen to Shabazz Palaces' Track "Since C.A.Y.A."

Listen to Shabazz Palaces’ Track “Since C.A.Y.A.”

Shabazz Palaces are preparing their twin LP efforts Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star and Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines for release on July 14th via Sub Pop. In preparation for this double threat, the duo’s new track “Since C.A.Y.A.” is now available for a listen. Produced by Knife Knights (Shabazz Palaces’ Ishmael Butler teamed up with Seattle engineer/musician Erik […]

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Watch EL.i.BE's "Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe) Video.

Watch EL.i.BE’s “Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe)” Video

EL.i.BE is a Liberian/American MC and producer, and his Liberation LP, due out May 19th, chronicles the musician’s journey as a first generation immigrant. A veteran of the music scene, he hails from the Twin Cities and founded the hip-hop group D-Mine while still in high school back in 2004. After that group broke up, EL.i.BE launched a solo career […]

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Music News: Shabazz Palaces Announce Upcoming LP ‘Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star’/Tour Dates

Music News: Shabazz Palaces Announce Upcoming LP ‘Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star’/Tour Dates

Shabazz Palaces announce they will release their upcoming LP Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star on July 14th via Sub Pop. In addition, the duo will launch a US tour this coming August. You can find a full list of the upcoming dates after the video embed and album art/tracklisting below. Shabazz Palaces report that Quazarz: Born On A Gangster […]

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