Stopping just short of causing permanent blindness, the collective overdose of adrenaline that crowds in Europe are currently experiencing as a result of the Death Grips tour hasn’t been enough to stop people from noticing the absence of Zach Hill. Show More Summary
Consequence of Sound: Zach is currently writing, directing and soundtracking an original feature film. The movie is of his own creation, fictionally based and not related to the group. The film will be soundtracked with all new Death Grips music. Show More Summary
Lots of good news from the Sacramento rap-punk outfit.
If clipping. are a group that could be called avant-garde hip-hop simply for the way they create the instrumental side in an unconventional (for hip-hop) manner, then Death Grips are the flip side to this, at least with their new release DxDG. Some of the music sounds like dead prez outtakes, tracks that they could [...]
No Prius Killer As much as we enthusiasts like to rail on the lowly Toyota Prius as the harbinger of death for all we hold dear, there's no denying the machine's absolute and interminable grip on the hybrid market in the United States. Show More Summary
Maliki calls for calm as protests against prime minister's rule spill into fifth day with death toll passing 200 people.
Thousands of Sunnis renew protests against Shia-led government, as death toll passes 190 in four-day wave of violence.
The banks in South Korea did not have the near death experiences during the financial crisis that gripped European and U.S. financial institutions due to their minimal exposure to mortgage backed securities. Following the Asian crisis of 1997, Asian banks became more conservative, which enabled them to withstand the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009 [...]
The song does not appear to be a reaction to Death Grips' "I've Seen Footage"
In light of the insanity that has gripped Boston for the past few days – the bombings at the Marathon’s finish line, the manhunt that resulted in two deaths and the final capture of one of the bombers – I thought I would share an art piece I made back there in 2009 but never [...]
If you read just one work of serious non-fiction this spring, let it be Rod Dreher's beautiful, moving memoir The Little Way of Ruthie Leming. At the center of the book is the emotionally gripping story of the death of the author's sister from cancer at the age of 42. Show More Summary
Mykki Blanco was first brought to my attention when she opened for Death Grips on around the tail end of last year. After watching the videos for “Haze.Life.Boogie” and “Wavvy” and being floored by her live show (literally, I fell over), there was only one reasonable conclusion: Mykki Blanco has genuine talent. Show More Summary
At the tender age of 18, Daniel Holden (Aden Young) found himself on Georgia's death row, convicted of the rape and murder of his girlfriend. In Sundance Channel's gripping, beautiful new drama Rectify, it's 19 years later and Daniel's...Show More Summary
Margaret Thatcher rescued Britain from its economic death. Yet that dying patient now is glorified by the socialists and sympathizers who fought the tough medicine needed to break the death grip. Andrew Sullivan summed it up well in a post I linked on the day of Lady Thatcher’s death: To put it bluntly: The Britain [...]
Via The Quietus, Death Grips’ remix of Prodigy’s 1996 hit “Firestarter.” Of course they did. The song that has soundtracked every techno-tinged fight scene or shaky-cam montage or junior high nightmare you’ve ever seen has, not unsurprisingly, become even more formidable in the hands of our current moment’s own firestarters. Read and comment. From thedailyswarm.com.
WARNING: SYSTEM OVERLOAD. SYSTEM OVERLOAD. SYSTEM OVERLOAD. DEATH GRIPS + THE PRODIGY = SEVERE OVERHEATING and/or SHORT-CIRCUITING OF THE MAINFRAME [...] Related posts: Death Grips leak new album, piss off Epic Records in the process Death Grips – @deathgripz Cool Project & Fast Foot Remix Baby’s Got a Temper by The Prodigy
"As if the track wasn't already terrifying enough."
It’s nice when groups connect the aesthetic dots for us. This afternoon, noise-rap troublemakers Death Grips posted a hectic, disorienting remix of “Firestarter,” the feral techno-rock song that was a massive hit for rave popularizers the Prodigy in 1996. And now that I think about it, the Keith Flint mouth-foaming and Liam Howlett steamroller production [...]
Watch Death Grips earn their reputation as one of the most explosive live acts to pop up in years.
Ray-Ban and Boiler Room teamed up at this years SXSW to bring the popular Boiler Room brand of live streaming basement DJ sets to the big stage. Labeled as one this year's most anticipated SXSW showcases, it lived up to the hype in every way possible. Show More Summary