Tag Archives: hip hop

  • The Hundreds x MF Doom: Collaborative Collection Teased

    The Hundreds x MF Doom: Collaborative Collection Teased

    MF Doom has been deep within his Latverian castle for a few years now, only surfacing for the occasional guest spot or cryptic social media post as he continues to plot world domination. But his latest plot appears to be a collaborative effort, as indicated by recent teasers for a future The Hundreds x MF […]

  • The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    Everyone knows that the early 2000s was a golden age for popular music. A new website lets you mash up the hits from that glorious era just like Girl Talk does, but without any of the technical expertise those mashups usually require. It’s called The Magic iPod. Also like Girl Talk, The Magic iPod specializes […]

  • ‘Run the Jewels 3′ Gets Surprise Christmas Release

    ‘Run the Jewels 3′ Gets Surprise Christmas Release

    Before yesterday, Run the Jewels fans thought that they would have to struggle through the rest of the worst year in history to hear the followup to Run the Jewels 2. But then, a genuine Christmas miracle happened in the form of a surprise release of Run the Jewels 3 a few weeks in advance […]

  • ‘No Sleep: NYC Nightlife Flyers 1988-1999′

    ‘No Sleep: NYC Nightlife Flyers 1988-1999′

    The years 1988 and 1999 are punctuation marks between what many consider to be a golden era of the club scene in New York City. For those of us who were either too young or too suburban to experience that age for ourselves, there’s now No Sleep: NYC Nightlife Flyers 1988-1999, a book that captures […]

  • Marvel Hip Hop Variant Covers Unveiled

    Marvel Hip Hop Variant Covers Unveiled

    Good news, everybody: The state of the union between Marvel comics and hip hop is strong. I know that because the latest collection of Marvel hip hop variant covers have been released by Marvel. Like the last batch, they reinterpret classic hip hop album covers with superheroes in lieu of rappers. The superheroes in question […]

  • ‘All Eyez On Me': Upcoming Tupac Biopic Gets New Trailer (Video)

    ‘All Eyez On Me': Upcoming Tupac Biopic Gets New Trailer (Video)

    The next legendary musician to get the biopic treatment is Tupac Shakur, and now a brand new trailer for the upcoming All Eyez On Me has hit the internet. The trailer promises a treatment of the rapper’s life that won’t skip over his outspokenness on issues that unfortunately still affect the country today. Chief among […]

  • RZA and Atari Announce Album Inspired by Classic Video Games

    RZA and Atari Announce Album Inspired by Classic Video Games

    A recently-announced collaborative project reveals that the legendary RZA will be releasing an album that has a different reference point from his usual landscape of gangster movies, kung-fu dubs, and 70s soul tracks: Classic video games. According to a new report, RZA and Atari are teaming up for “an album chock-full of original tracks inspired by the sounds […]