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The Boosie Chronicles: Vol. 3

Should you ever question the devotion of Boosie fans, watch the above video of Bad Azz performing “Set It Off” in Cashville. He doesn’t even need to rap, they roar back every word. During my savage life sabbatical in BR, I played “Set it Off” for a pair of girls, who looked at me and… Continue reading »

Local Natives – “Bowery (No-Face Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last January Local Natives dropped one of the first good albums of 2013, Hummingbird. It closed with “Bowery,” a song that went all over the place fitting crashing drums, bright piano melodies, and pummeling drum machines into a couple climactic minutes. The new remix by producer No-Face jumps around with the same unpredictability but onto [...]

Frank N Beats Mix: 002

Aaron Frank woke up early on his bornday This month’s mix is mostly instrumental, but it’s difficult to ignore the vast crop of talented producers coming out of the UK at the moment. In waiting a couple extra days to put this mix together, I was able to score new tracks from two of my… Continue reading »

St. Vincent Playing SNL Season Finale With Host Andy Samberg

Spring has finally sprung, which means what remains of the traditional network TV season is winding down, and with it the 39th season of Saturday Night Live. As such, the show announced its hosts and musical guests for the final three episodes of the season on Tumblr today. On 5/3 Andrew Garfield aka The Amazing [...]