Angel Haze at SXSW 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield) You may have heard that earlier this week rapper Angel Haze tried to pull a Death Grips and leak her new album Dirty Gold as a reaction to being unhappy with...
Seven homeless people have now frozen to death in the Bay Area since a harsh winter cold snap first gripped the area in late November. This news comes one week after a tech entrepreneur wrote of San Francisco's homeless population: "There is nothing positive gained from having them so close to us." Read more...
"So sorry to Island/Republic Records, but fuck you."
Literally, within seconds of death: The man poking his head out of the water had one hand on the dock, but he was losing his grip after several minutes in the Chicago River this morning, large ice chunks floating feet away.Kneeling above...Show More Summary
How a two-day 258 miles bus ride through Kashmir served as my price of entry to Ladakh. Each time he coughed, a fog of rancid death gripped my seat. From the vapors, I imagined blackened teeth and gray tongue and was reminded that the mouth is purportedly a much dirtier place than the anus. Show More Summary
MEMPHIS — A late fall cold snap that has gripped much of the country is being blamed for a handful of deaths and has forced people to deal with frigid temperatures, power outages by the thousands and treacherous roads. Read full article >>
Few artists could lay claim to the title best DJ in the world. Maybe that’s because there aren’t as many people calling themselves DJs these days, or maybe it’s because A-Trak has had a death grip on the position for what seems like as long as anyone can remember. Now with his record label Fool’s [...]
A massive ice storm is sweeping North America with temperatures plummeting to 20 degrees below zero, causing at least four deaths. The low pressure gripping the nation is disrupting normal life from coast to coast. Power outages and hazardous driving conditions have left motorists stranded in life threatening situations across many states. Show More Summary
Death Grips Government Plates [Self-Released; 2013] by Simon Chandler Rating: Attempts to frame digitization within a precise definition abound, and none of them are particularly compelling. The most obvious tactic is to equate it with...Show More Summary
Death Grips thrive on impulsiveness, but it so often seems like outright chaos that it can be hard to tell what they’re really after. Read more articles like "Review: Death Grips – Government Plates" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Last week Death Grips dropped a new album out of nowhere — a really good new album — but considering it’s a spontaneous digital, free release, we decided it fit better in MOTW than AOTW (plus we wanted to give Blood Orange’s awesome new album some love). But let’s just get straight into it, because [...]
After receiving rave reviews from the New York Times, Booklist and Publishers Weekly to name a few, Lisa O'Donnell's debut novel The Death of Bees is now out in paperback. This gripping tale explores the lives of two sisters coming of age while facing the mysterious deaths of their parents. Show More Summary
Like a scattershot of songs that you could play at a party where everyone is on too much Adderall.
Death Grips' No Love Deep Web and Magik Markers' Surrender to the Fantasy are the two new albums I can wholeheartedly recommend this week. Rockin' Legends Pay Tribute to Jack White collects White Stripes and Raconteurs covers by Wanda...
The Week That Was had already delivered to us a pretty impressive number of worthy songs for inclusion in this list, and then, outta nowhere, Death Grips dropped a whole new album, giving us 10 more songs to sort through for this feature (Government Plates goes 11 tracks deep, but the previously released “Birds” was [...]
It’s tempting to say it’s been a rocky year for Death Grips, what with The Penis Album and cancelled tour dates, but no, all of that feels in line with their ethos: fck sht up, take no prisoners, put your wang on an album cover, etc. To make amends, or something, the noise-rap group has released their new album, Government Plates, for free online.
In an age with artists like Death Grips (who just put out a new album yesterday) and clipping. (one of our 40 Best New Bands of the year) it’s not actually that strange to hear noise and hip-hop meshing, but still there’s a strange excitement to hear “Gauchos”’ intro shout of “New Ratking! With Mister [...]
Experimental hip-hop band Death Grips from Sacramento, California, have tested their fans’ patience over the duration of their career, with several last minute cancellations, including most recently at Montreal’s Osheaga Music and Arts… Stream and Download Death Grips’ New Album ‘Government Plates’ is a post by Maude Churchill on Highsnobiety.
This is the third story in a three-part series, Assets of the Ayatollah: (Reuters) - Two months before his death in 1989, Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini tried to solve a problem unleashed by the revolution he led a decade earlier. Show More Summary
The unpredictable and subversive Death Grips decided today to drop an album full of 11… Read more articles like "Death Grips Drop Free Album Government Plates " on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.