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Wednesday, August 14 2013

PopMatters at Pitchfork Music Festival 2013 (Day Three: 21 July 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

Run the Jewels (El-P and Killer Mike) - “Get It” (stream)

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

El-P: Weareallgoingtoburninhell Megamixxx3

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

Vordul Mega: Megagraphitti

While the hits on Megagraphitti far outweigh the misses, this album is still far from perfect.


Thursday, April 12 2007

El-P: Ill Sleep When Youre Dead

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

Asleep at the Wheel, El-P, Pop Levi…


Wednesday, June 14 2006

Mr. Lif: Mo Mega

Over the course of Mo' Mega's 11 tracks, Lif manages to fulfill just about none of our expectations.


Wednesday, February 2 2005

El-P: Collecting the Kid

For this disc, highly-regarded producer El-P gathers some of his rarities, outtakes, and soundtrack work into one place.


Monday, June 14 2004

El-P: High Water

Aside from the album’s tenor, there are problems in the tension between songwriting and improvisation.


El-P: High Water (Reviews) [29.Apr.04]
El-P: Cannibal Oxtrumentals (Reviews) [20.Aug.02]
El-P: Fantastic Damage (Reviews) [24.Jun.02]
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