Articles tagged aesop rock

11 Apr 2016 // 10:14 AM

Aesop Rock - “Blood Sandwich” (Singles Going Steady)

Aesop Rock paints a cryptic, acid-tongued hip-hop narrative through intricate wordplay and an effortlessly dexterous rhyme scheme.

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22 Feb 2016 // 10:28 AM

Aesop Rock - “Rings” (Singles Going Steady)

"Rings" shows Aesop Rock at his most lyrically venomous and rhythmically psychotic.

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Fundraiser Concert: A Chat with Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic

Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic's Hail Mary Mallon project is one of indie-rap's best kept secrets, but nothing compares to Rob's knowledge of Conway Twitty albums.

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8 Jul 2013 // 11:04 PM

The Uncluded: Hokey Fright

DIY folk singer/self-help guru Kimya Dawson and word-heavy rapper/surrealist Aesop Rock might seem like unlikely partners, but it makes a certain kind of sense.

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21 Jan 2010 // 10:00 PM

Blockhead: The Music Scene

Returning to the darkness that he was so comfortable with on his first two albums, Blockhead sounds like he's home and loving it.

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2 Aug 2009 // 10:00 PM

Themselves: theFREEhoudini

"Party Rap Sucks", goes the title of one track here, but if anything this sounds like a wholly celebratory record.

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10 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Aesop Rock

"This is one of the best days of my career right here," Aesop Rock says as the turntable belts start to cool. Musicians are generally full of shit, and usually they're lying when they say things like that in Cleveland, but here I'm inclined to buy it.

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Aesop Rock: None Shall Pass

With Bazooka Tooth retired (or dead?), Ian Matthias Bavitz, now in his 30s, wonders what to do with Aesop Rock?

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16 Aug 2007 // 12:45 PM

Aesop Rock Citronella [MP3]       None Shall Pass [MP3] both from None Shall Pass (Def Jux) releasing August 28.    

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Aesop Rock: All Day: Nike+ Original Run

Walk with me while I try to exercise to this mix for 45 minutes. Please?

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13 Jun 2007 // 10:00 PM

Wooden Wand The Pushers (Morning Version) [MP3] from James & The Quiet (Ecstatic Peace!)       Spitting at the Cameras [MP3] James

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9 Nov 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Aesop Rock: Bazooka Tooth

I love Aesop Rock. His first album, Float, was an utter revelation, different from any other hip-hop out at the time, and so blindingly intense

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17 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

	Aesop Rock: Labor Days

Aesop Rock, an MC who spins an enigmatic web of words like some sort of high-strung, whacked-out prophet, makes a striking mark with Labor Days.

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The Sound and the Warmth: An Interview with Cardiknox

// Sound Affects

"New York's Cardiknox are taking more steps in their goal of world domination. With their debut record Portrait out, the band are dreaming big, wanting to transcend the indie pop scene.

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