Quasimoto, “Catchin’ The Vibe”

Vinyl slinger Madlib usually pitches upward to give us the vocal styles of Lord Quas, but he’s keeping things mellow and straightforward for this simple groove. New from his long-awaited (dang has it really been 8 long years since his last release?) Quasimoto project Yessir Whatever.

posted: August 9th, 2013, 1:20am


Madlib & Freddie Gibbs, “Deeper”

ESGN was cool, but that melancholic, moody ​gangsta groove that Freddie Gibbs and Madlib have virtually patented is something else entirely. This first release… Watch


Roc Marciano and Madlib, “The Sacrifice”

Madlib producing tracks for streetwise rappers is a trend we can hope will never end. Roc Marci’s soft spoken pimpness finds a ready match in Lib’s hyperactive… Watch


Freddie Gibbs & Madlib feat. BJ the Chicago Kid, “Shame”

New one from Freddie Gibbs and Madlib, this time the soulful styles of BJ the Chicago Kid accompany Gibbs as he entertains clientele. Watch


Run the Jewels - Close Your Eyes (And Count to F*@k)

​A visual poetry of violence, futility, and the confusing and complex layers of the struggle. Run the Jewels 2 continues its epic journey. Watch


Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

​Australia’s multi-dimensional polyrhythmic quartet bringing future soul to the desert. Peep their North American tour this spring. Watch


Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. Watch