Samples of live performances by Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, Cypress Hill, The Cribbs, Deer Tick, Yeasayer, Wolfmother, and X (Japan).
Kanye West samples 21st Century Schizoid Man by King Crimson in his new song Power.
A front-row view of Kanye West’s impromptu rap at Twitter headquarters.
The music video for Spectacular by Dujeous, featuring Sharon Jones of Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings.
Final Outlaw’s “Hip Hop 4ever”, directed by Janelle Ryan, is a powerful story of struggle, maturity, and the path towards freeing oneself from the mental prisons of society, addiction, and past pain.
Homeboy Sandman and PackFM Performing Bonkers at The QN5 CMJ Showcase at the Bowery Poetry Club in New York City on October 23, 2009.
Watch the music video for Pharcyde’s song, Drop. Directed by Spike Jonze with an appearance by The Beastie Boys.
78 of the best all time songs about drinking.
This Mickey Avalon song gets heavy rotation on my iPod. One of the best lines ever: “She was so fly, she was transatlantic.” This is the cleaned-up version, but you’ll get the idea.
A friend of mine just returned from spending a few months in Uganda and she brought back Badman From Kamwokya By Bobi Wine & Navio with her.