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Stream: Metabeats f. Action Bronson, “Hookers”

For the first single from Metabeats’s forthcoming sophomore LP, Caviar Crackle, the UK producer recruited Queens spitter Action Bronson for “that classic New York style.” On “Hookers,” Metabeats provides a smooth boom-bap with twiddling flute … read more »

POSTED August 9, 2012 12:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Live: Odd Future at Peter Rosenberg’s Birthday Party

Last night, Odd Future headlined Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg’s “Night of ‘Real’ Hip-Hop” at Times Square’s Best Buy theater, a converted Broadway space with a surprisingly lax security staff that’s big and comfy like … read more »

POSTED July 27, 2012 1:49PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Beat Construction: The Alchemist

The producer is one of the most crucial yet anonymous figures in all of music. Every other week, with Beat Construction, an extension of our column in the magazine, we aim to illuminate the role … read more »

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Beat Construction: Harry Fraud

Champagne, blunts and patience. With droopy eyes and floppy, shoulder-length hair, Harry Fraud resembles a pound puppy, though he insists he’s not a softie: “I’m a fucking kid from Brooklyn that’ll fuck you up just … read more »

POSTED June 29, 2012 10:15AM IN NWSPRINT Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Download Meyhem Lauren’s Album Respect the Fly Shit

Queens rapper Meyhem Lauren’s Respect the Fly Shit is primed for internet lore: the album was recorded with an overflowing crew—Tommy Mas and Harry Fraud split production, and guest features include Action Bronson, Riff Raff, … read more »

POSTED June 28, 2012 7:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (21) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

Watch Action Bronson Do Riff Raff’s “Bird on a Wire” Verse

This weekend, Action Bronson performed in Boston and was not fortunate enough to have Riff Raff accompany him (really everyone should be fortunate enough to always have Riff Raff accompany them). Regardless, he imbibed the … read more »

POSTED June 18, 2012 12:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Meyhem Lauren f. Action Bronson and Roc Marciano, “Peruvian Desserts” MP3

Some days, it feels like Cappadonna birthed like every new rapper out of New York right now, and that’s in no way a bad thing. Here Meyhem Lauren, Action Bronson and (relative) industry veteran Roc … read more »

POSTED June 8, 2012 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Meyhem Lauren f. Heems and Action Bronson (Prod. by Harry Fraud), “Special Effects”

Himanshu Suri directed the video for “Special Effects,” the first clip to go along with Respect the Fly Shit, the album he, Meyhem Lauren, Action Bronson, Tommy Mas, Harry Fraud and friends recorded together in … read more »

POSTED May 31, 2012 3:45PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: A-Trak and Dillon Francis, “Money Makin’”

The video for A-Trak and Dillon Francis’ new track, “Money Makin’,” directed by Ben Solomon and Daniel B. Levin, features a broken bodega ATM brought to life. It’s the kindest ATM we’ve ever seen, spreading … read more »

POSTED May 22, 2012 4:45PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,

Musicians You Should Follow on Instagram

Following their billion-dollar takeover by Facebook, it seems like Instagram is all over the place. It’s one of the fastest growing social networks ever, attracting a borderline-obsessive following among its 50 million users. A lot … read more »

POSTED May 16, 2012 8:52PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (11) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,