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Bloc Party Announce 4th Album, FOUR

Bloc Party Announce 4th Album, FOUR

Rock legends Bloc Party will release their fourth album, appropriately titled Four on August 21st.

The long-awaited return from their indefinite hiatus finds the band playing select dates this summer, making their debut at Read the rest

Buraka Som Sistema Producer Evicted From Name.. Again!

Buraka Som Sistema Producer Evicted From Name.. Again!

João Barbosa, one of Buraka Som Sistema’s founding members, was called “Lil John” by his friends growing up. As he began producing tracks in his native Portugal, he became known as a DJ and musician under this name. However, soon… Read the rest

Directions from Mr Muthafuckin eXquire's Liquor Store to Paul's Boutique

Directions from Mr Muthafuckin eXquire’s Liquor Store to Paul’s Boutique

There are only six subway stops between Unity Discount Liquors and Paul’s Boutique.

To make the trek between these two unassuming hip-hop landmarks you’d have to walk a few blocks and switch between the A train and the… Read the rest

BAIO drops HARD Summer Mixtape, Discusses Sweat, Seoul, and Sandstorm

BAIO drops HARD Summer Mixtape, Discusses Sweat, Seoul, and Sandstorm

This charming face belongs to BAIO, the young New Yorker on the phone whose stunning debut Sunburn EP is dropping via international taste-makers Greco-Roman this week.

We know Chris for his exuberant bass guitar work in indie… Read the rest