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The dilemma across 2016 lay in how much politics to include in a creative project that began as a way for a pair of middle-aged solo artists to blow off steam and have fun making rap music together.
11 Jan 2017
DJ Shadow's electronic beats add an extra layer of cinematic thrill to the track, giving us the no-holds-barred musical catharsis we all deserve for sticking it out through 2016.
13 Sep 2016
Run the Jewels is one of the best hip-hop groups of the 2010s, and "Love Again" is one of their best songs yet.
02 May 2016
I think most would be content to here Killer Mike and El-P rap the phone book at this point, but I for one am glad to hear a non-cat related Run the Jewels project come out this year.
08 Oct 2015
Meow the Jewels is just the kind of wake-up hiss we need right now.
07 Oct 2015
Northside festival serves as the unofficial start of summer in Brooklyn as it brings a ton of (often free) music, film and tech events.
22 Jun 2015
The back of a London black cab may not be the most spacious of venues, but artists like Run the Jewels know how to make the best of it.
10 Jun 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.
26 Mar 2015
Run the Jewels (El-P and Killer Mike) have dropped a cut from their forthcoming Run the Jewels 2, "Blockbuster Night Part 1".
30 Jul 2014
It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Bloody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.
26 Dec 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.
21 May 2013
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