Thursday, December 23 2010
The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.
Wednesday, December 8 2010
Though it's a tough environment for musicians to try and make a living, some artists have built and broadened their audience because of their free tunes.
Thursday, March 12 2015
Heems, having broken away from rap group Das Racist, tackles politics, race and romance on his disparate yet ultimately compelling first solo album.
Tuesday, November 20 2012
On communism's rhetoric of eschatology, and why dick jokes beat slogans.
Thursday, September 29 2011
Where once they might have been subtle in criticising the predomination of pop culture, Relax shows Das Racist wanting to now be a part of it.
Monday, December 3 2012
Das Racist, the endlessly irreverent slacker-art-rap outfit behind "Combination Pizza Hut & Taco Bell" and "Rainbow in the Dark", has called it quits.
Wednesday, August 29 2012
The completely free Afropunk Festival celebrates "rock and rebellion" with acts like Das Racist, Toro Y Moi, Janelle Monáe and Erykah Badu.
Monday, August 20 2012
New mixtape, Wild Water Kingdom, to follow in the fall.
Friday, June 8 2012
Das Racist's Kool A.D. teams with his fellow Das-mate Himanshu for this new tune titled in honor of Chris Martin's famous wife. It's a low-budget production, laid back as all can be and a bit creepy. The tune itself is an ode to the joys of pot.