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Frank Ocean, Diplo and Two Members of The Clash Team Up for Converse’s Three Artists One Song

Frank Ocean, Diplo and Mick Jones and Paul Siminon of The Clash have collaborated on a new track, “Hero,” the ninth installment of Converse’s Three Artists One Song series. The song rivals the crazy, 13-minute … read more »

POSTED March 7, 2014 11:49AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Live: Migos at Westway

Migos made their New York debut last night, headlining a live-streamed installment of Boiler Room’s Rap Life Player’s Ball series at Westway—a dank, unassuming waterside club on Manhattan’s West side. Having gained traction via catchy … read more »

POSTED July 11, 2013 1:15PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

GEN F: Haleek Maul

During an early August afternoon at Best Pizza in Brooklyn, 16-year-old rapper Haleek Maul acts like an average teenager. He’s slightly timid, easily distracted and doses his iced tea with a ton of simple syrup. … read more »

POSTED October 15, 2012 9:46AM IN GEN F Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,

Download Issue’s Waves of Italy Mixtape

Issue, E-40’s teenage son, released his Waves of Italy mixtape today via his often cryptic and hilarious Twitter account. “Teaholics (The Rise),” the standout track produced by older brother Droop-E, is a heady seven-minute tea … read more »

POSTED October 2, 2012 5:33PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Sasha Go Hard, “On My Mind”

This video for Sasha Go Hard’s warm and fuzzy “On My Mind” couldn’t be more endearing. Shot and directed by DGainz (who also did her “Tatted” clip), it’s a charming tale of young love blossoming … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2012 3:46PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Tame Impala, “Elephant (Canyons Wooly Mammoth Remix)” MP3

“Elephant,” the new single from FADER #82 cover stars Tame Impala, is rendered extra trippy by fellow Aussies and Modular labelmates, Canyons. The lumbering intro is stretched to a hypnotic length, the bass is crunchier … read more »

POSTED September 25, 2012 4:29PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Sleepyhead, “Hit Em” MP3

Mixpak, the electronic label headed by Brooklyn producer Dre Skull, is launching an instrumental series devoted to the beat an its endless niches and sub-genres. Mixpak Pressure Volume One, out today, turns a spotlight on … read more »

POSTED September 25, 2012 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Brenmar f. Kaleena Zanders, “Children of the Night”

“Children of the Night,” Brenmar’s first official single of the year, is drenched in a delicious ’90s club vibe, thanks largely to a strong and soulful hook from Los Angeles’ Kaleena Zanders. Night is calling, … read more »

POSTED September 25, 2012 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Video: Bahwee, “Don’t Have Time”

“Don’t Have Time” is the first official music video from California producer Bahwee, who released a remastered version of his Flavors 2 mixtape today. Directed by BRTHR (Alex Lee and Kyle Wightman), the clip follows … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2012 5:45PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS:

Video: AlunaGeorge, “Your Drums, Your Love”

London duo AlunaGeorge’s “Your Drums, Your Love” yanks at the heartstrings, but the spotlight is on emotional distance in the Henry Scholfield-directed video. While straight-faced gray-clad dancers pop and lock behind them, producer George Reid … read more »

POSTED September 17, 2012 1:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,