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 […]Read more ›
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Clipping.‘s excellent 2016 LP Splendor & Misery (Sub Pop/Deathbomb Arc) was one of our favorites of 2016. This week it was announced that the group’s “Afrofuturist, dystopian concept album” has been shortlisted for the “Best Dramatic Presentation (Short Form)” category of the Hugo Awards–which go to specific works of science fiction or fantasy from the proceeding year. Look for the […]Read more ›
LA rap trio Clipping. have a disturbing new video for “Back Up (feat. Antwon + Signor Benedick The Moor)“. The track is off their 2016 EP Wriggle, out now on Sub Pop. Directed by Anna Zlokovic, who recently collaborated with Clipping.’s Jonathan Snipes when he contributed sound design for her film, Shorty, Zlokovic describes the video this way: “Through the […]Read more ›
Watch The Range’s “Florida” Video: This week The Range released a new video for his track “Florida“, off the LP Potential out now on Domino. Directed by Andrea Allen, the video employs a 360° perspective. Shot on a rooftop, and featuring a gaggle of dancing kids, “Florida” allows the viewer to pan around the video’s 360° environment as the kids […]Read more ›
Watch Clipping.’s “Shooter” Video”: Playing catch up here, a bit, but there’s some Clipping news we need to get to like this new video for the track, “Shooter“, off the band’s Wriggle EP out now on Sub Pop. Carlos Lopez Estrada returns to do the directing and he collaborates with the choreographer Voltaire Wade-Greene, while rapper Daveed Diggs takes center […]Read more ›
Watch Clipping.’s Video “Air ‘Em Out”: LA rap trio Clipping. has a new video for their track “Air ‘Em Out“, off the band’s upcoming dystopian concept album Splendor and Misery out September 9th via Sub Pop. Director Carlos Lopez Estrada returns (“Work Work,” “Inside Out”) to work with the group and he delivers this unsettling concept video starring Clipping.’s rapper, […]Read more ›
VIOLENCE is the interdisciplinary project of producer/multi-instrumentalist Olin Caprison, and on August 26th the multi-media artist will release his A Ruse Of Power LP via NON. The label, run by Chino Amobi, and fellow producers ANGEL-HO and Nkisi, seems like the perfect home Caprison’s challenging new work. NON bills itself as, “a collective of African artists, and of the diaspora, […]Read more ›