Thursday, March 26 2015
Run the Jewels take a track from their highly acclaimed Run the Jewels 2 LP and set it to a video that documents the rough reality of police violence in the United States.
Wednesday, November 12 2014
A bluesy howl of addictive beats, political fury, and hypnotic technique, the sequel to Run the Jewels' triumphant debut bests the original in every way.
Wednesday, August 14 2013
After two days in the sun, people came ready to dance on Pitchfork's final day. A stellar, dance-heavy lineup, capped by R. Kelly brought the festival to a satisfying close.
Tuesday, May 21 2013
The new song from hip-hop odd couple El-P and Killer Mike continues the synergy found on their outstanding 2012 solo efforts, finding the duo sliding into a masterful, sinister comfort zone that's the equivalent of two super villains doing battle over the world right before they decide to conquer it together.
Tuesday, August 3 2010
While the music is well-produced, and the beats are tight, and the fuzz is furious, it's still background music.
Sunday, September 7 2008
While the hits on Megagraphitti far outweigh the misses, this album is still far from perfect.
Thursday, June 21 2007
Thursday, April 12 2007
Classic hip-hop sounds a lot different after you've filtered it through 1984, through the War in Iraq, through the Patriot Act.
Wednesday, March 28 2007
Wednesday, June 14 2006
Over the course of Mo' Mega's 11 tracks, Lif manages to fulfill just about none of our expectations.