Ras G and Open Mike Eagle feat. Mon MC, Cyno, “Let it Go”

​Ras G and Open Mike Eagle, recipients of an arts grant, traveled to break bread in Uganda with the local talents. This is the first output of that project, the free Kampala Blackouts EP, where the accents are a little different but they vibe in similar waves.

posted: April 11th, 2013, 2:44am


Open Mike Eagle feat. Nocando, “Free Writing Exercise”

Why bother making ​Behind The Scenes video and your video video when you can do them the same time? Open Mike and Nocando star in a Hollywood epic that is… 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


Kendrick Lamar - i

​Sing it. Feel it. Self-love. This is hip-hop. Watch

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Hip-hop Wisdom: Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey, known for most of his career as Mos Def, has helped shape the dialogue and definition of hip-hop, both musically and politically for nearly… Read