I’m Down With EL-P’s Video For “Stay Down”

El-P has released a new music for his track “Stay Down” which is featured on his stellar new album, Cancer 4 Cure. The video shows El-P and Jaleel Bunton (TV on the Radio), portraying Nick Diamonds, performing a show. The crowd absolutely hate El-P while they go ape shit for Jaleel/Nick. It’s a pretty ridiculous video and features a guest appearance from Mr. Killums, the squirrel who starred in the video for “The Full Retard”. Anyway, I will quite running my mouth and let you get to it!

-Lane Oliver

Review: EL-P-“Cancer 4 Cure”

By Lane Oliver

The first time you listen to Cancer 4 Cure you will be reminded of why he is known as El Producto. On El-P’s fourth full length record, the rapper takes his dense futuristic production style and incendiary word play to a whole new level. If you have ever denied this man’s virtuosity in the past then you will take all of that back when you listen to this beast.

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Generic Mid Year Post: Lane’s Favorite Releases of 2012…So Far

It’s currently July which means that 2012 is half way over. Just like any other run of the mill music blogger, I want to share with you the releases that have stuck with me for the past 6 months. So far, 2012 has brought me a plethora of good music but these few releases below have not been able to release their grip on me. In fact, some of these records grew on me quite a bit.  I could go into detail on why I loved this releases but since I am lazy today, I’ll let the songs speak for themselves. Check them out and tell me what you think:

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KILLER MIKE Releases New Music Video (NSFW)

Killer Mike has released his new music video/mini film for his song “Big Beast”. The song comes from his stellar new album R.A.P. Music, which is one of the better hip-hop records to come out this year in my opinion. This video has everything you love: car chases, robberies, tongues being cut out, bodies being cut in half and strippers eating entrails. So yeah, it’s NSFW but it’s fucking awesome. Check it out below!

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Watch EL-P On The Late Show With David Letterman

EL-P recently performed “Stay Down” from his new album Cancer For Cure  on The Late Show With David Letterman. The dude really puts on a killer performance and his backing band really adds to it. I have already heard this album and it’s  definitely one of the better hip-hop releases this year. Check out his performance below.

Stream the album here.

-Lane Oliver