Outside Lands SF 2011 Lineup Revealed

April 11, 2011

San Francisco’s big summer music festival, Outside Lands, just released their lineup for 2011. Hip-hop is well-represented again, and features among the headliners Erykah Badu, the Roots, and Big Boi. The festival returns to its 3-day format, and will be held August 12-14. Jamaica is also well-represented, with Major Lazer, featuring Diplo and Switch, and Collie Buddz. Girl Talk will also headline, if you haven’t had your fix of UGK and Ke\$ha blends. Longtime Bay Area heads should perk a bit that Latyrx, the duo of Lyrics Born and Lateef, are reuniting for the festival. featured artist Ana Tijioux returns to the Bay. And you might not have heard of Macklemore, but the Seattle emcee and his partner on the boards Ryan Lewis may be the city’s newest nationally emerging hip-hop act. 3-Day passes will go on sale April 14 at


Major Lazer feat. Pharrell, “Aerosol Can”

Graf artist ​Mike Giant lends his illustrative skills to bring Pharrell’s lyrics to life with his style of street calligraphy. Off of Major Lazer’s EP… Watch


Full OutKast performance from Coachella 2014

​Who know how long this will last online, but here it is… The first OutKast performance in so many moons, all 92 minutes of it, taped live from Coachella… Watch


Nas feat. Q-Tip, “One Love” Live on Fallon

This is a gem. With Q-Tip (the track’s original producer) to his right, Nas performs his classic with live instrumentals, including a kalimba and upright bass,… Watch


Sasha Go Hard, “Out The Bottle”

​Sasha gets turnt, with help from Diplo (yeah, that Diplo) on the beats. From an upcoming untitled EP due in May. Watch


Big Boi x Phantogram x Sade, “CPU 2.0” (Dungeoneze Rmx)

​The next installment in Big Boi’s remix series features a well-received dose of smoothness, as Phantogram’s Sarah Barthal is joined by Sade for the track… Watch


Big Boi/Yarbrough & Peoples, “Thom Yarbrough” (Dungeoneze remix)

It’s an old-fashion mashup, with ​Yarborough & Peoples spliced with Big Boi’s “Thom Pettie” from Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors for some EDM-ized hip-hop… Watch