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Interview: Dilated Peoples Dropping Perspectives

Evidence, Rakaa, and Babu share knowledge on the writing process, how the internet has changed the rap game, and how they’ve kept their team dynamic timeless while making their new album, Directors of Photography. Filmed during this summer’s… — More

Dom Kennedy, “After School”

​School’s out in LA, and Dom got stories about what happens next. Off of Get Home Safely. — Watch

ArtOfficial, “Two Things”

​The Miami-based hip-hop/jazz fusion project performs (rather casually in some basement somewhere) an improvised version of their track from their latest EP Knives. — Watch

Chuuwee, “Pimp My Ride”

​Chuuwee presents the theme song for your up-to-no-good, late-night cruising. Off of The Chuuwee Channel. — Watch

Recap: Justin Timberlake in Kansas City

July 30 marked the first night of a two day stop in Kansas City, MO for Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience World Tour. In Kansas City, we love our BBQ and we love our concerts—especially high profile acts. People haven’t been this excited… — More

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Interview: Dilated Peoples Dropping Perspectives

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The Coup’s Shadowbox Saturday August 16th at YBCA

Despite efforts to narrowly define it, hip-hop is a genre of expansion. Every year styles get more varied and complex, and certain artists are known for pushing… Read

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Album Review: Dilated Peoples “Directors of Photography”

Dilated Peoples has maintained a brand and vibe with mad integrity for years, “timeless,” as DJ Babu has described it. But while they’ve stayed a… Read

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The Dash

Interview: Dilated Peoples Dropping Perspectives

Evidence, Rakaa, and Babu share knowledge on the writing process, how the internet has changed the rap game, and how they’ve kept their team dynamic… Read

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Dom Kennedy, “After School”

​School’s out in LA, and Dom got stories about what happens next. Off of Get Home Safely. Watch

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Chuck Inglish feat. Sulaiman, DJ Izzo, “Keith Sweat”

​Chuck invites some of his fellow Chicagoans Sulaiman and DJ Izzo to pump up this twitchy, bass-heavy track that has equal parts early 80’s New York and early… Watch

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ScHoolboy Q, “Yay Yay” Live at Pitchfork

Pitchfork’s cameras were rolling when ScHoolboy Q performed his pre-Oxymoron single at their festival earlier this summer. Also check out their footage of his… Watch

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ArtOfficial, “Two Things”

​The Miami-based hip-hop/jazz fusion project performs (rather casually in some basement somewhere) an improvised version of their track from their latest EP Knives. Watch

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Rick Ross, “Supreme”

​This is what it looks like when Rick Ross is having fun. From his latest album Mastermind. Watch

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Hyype, “Lone Blade”

A shrouded Hyype takes a page from feudal Japan (and clips from Samurai Champloo) to explain his bushido-inspired outlook. Off of Divine Minded. Watch

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Rasco, “9 Lives”

​San Fran underground vet and member of the Cali Agents resurfaces, and explains how he ain’t dead yet. From his new EP 7 Days. Watch

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Georgia Anne Muldrow, “Dimension”

Melodic yet off-kilter, Georgia Anne Muldrow’s track is languid and mellow, with her showing little concern for putting two feet on the ground. ​Off of her… Watch

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Marger feat. Lil Nasty, Smack, “Survival”

London-born ​Marger samples a bit of moorish influence to go along with his grime. From his upcoming EP Evilution. Watch

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Sam LaChow feat. Ryan Rotoro, “ThisThat”

Seattle-based ​Sam LaChow and Ryan Rotoro are messing around with the drunken style flows, though hopefully they’re not actually drunk if they’re going to… Watch

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Troy Ave, “Good Time”

​The prototypical New York rapper goes way back, rhyming some summertime feel-good behind De La Soul’s “Buddy” (Remix) beat. His upcoming project is called… Watch

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Chuuwee, “Pimp My Ride”

​Chuuwee presents the theme song for your up-to-no-good, late-night cruising. Off of The Chuuwee Channel. Watch

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Recap: Justin Timberlake in Kansas City

July 30 marked the first night of a two day stop in Kansas City, MO for Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience World Tour. In Kansas City, we love our BBQ… Read

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Twista, “Got Away”

Twista puts aside the speed raps for a moment in favor of some straightforward talk to recognize the victims of domestic abuse. ​Off of Dark Horse. Watch

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Dao Jones, “One Dollar”

​The rapper with the luscious beard dresses like a dead president and sings the hook in the style of pbr&b. From his LP 100 Years. Watch