Los Angeles’ FYF Fest was one of the more stylistically diverse festivals of the year. Its lineup blended major headliners (Phoenix, the Strokes, HAIM) with some of the best electronic musicians in the world (Flying Lotus, Todd Terje, Four Tet), and managed to throw in some choice heavier stuff (Boris, Deafheaven), hip-hop (Earl Sweatshirt, Run [...]
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I'm sorry to lead you astray, dear reader. Unfortunately, the album which I'm referencing in the headline doesn't actually drop for another month and a half. But it's because of this album—or more specifically—this album's teaser trailer that has me ravenously consuming all things Flying Lotus. Read more...
Just Watch It Ok, so maybe you came here for some semblance of music news, or slightly witty observational humor. But, as this may seem out of place, clearly something […] Related posts: Flying Lotus – Tiny Tortures (Original Video) Flying Lotus unveils new album + fall tour dates Flying Lotus at the Roundhouse, London UK on October 22nd!
Flying Lotus shared the first track from his new album You’re Dead! on BBC Radio 6 today. It’s called “Moment of Hesitation” and features Herbie Hancock and Thundercat. He also was interviewed by Gilles Peterson and talks about the new album, which he says started off as a jazz record, his excitement over moving over [...]
Our first taste of FlyLo's new album, You're Dead!, features Herbie Hancock and Thundercat.
Flying Lotus has already released a string of critically acclaimed LPs and he has another studio album in the pipeline, You’re Dead!, for which he just released a video trailer. His rapping alter ego, Captain Murphy, managed to remain… Watch the Origins of Flying Lotus’ Alter Ego Captain Murphy is a post by Maude Churchill on Highsnobiety.
Just yesterday, Flying Lotus alter ego Captain Murphy released a clip from his Adult Swim cartoon called “The Birth Of Captain Murphy.” And today, FlyLo drops the Captain Murphy track he recorded for the Adult Swim Singles Series, the aptly titled “Cosplay.” All this precedes FlyLo’s forthcoming proper LP, You’re Dead, and it portends greatness, [...]
FlyLo's hip-hop alter ego drops a new track via Adult Swim’s Singles Program.
Flying Lotus doesn’t do things by halves. He’s announced the follow-up to Until The Quiet Comes with his next studio album, You’re Dead!, and a coinciding worldwide tour. You may or may not know that he already producers most of … Watch the Official Trailer for Flying Lotus’ New Album ‘You’re Dead!’ is a post by Maude Churchill on Highsnobiety.
FlyLo's You're Dead! drops on October 7th Read more articles like "Learn the Origin of Flying Lotus’ Alter Ego Captain Murphy In New Adult Swim Cartoon" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Flying Lotus makes a pretty good rapper, for a guy who’s mostly known for making jazzed-out stoner-odyssey productions. And when he raps, he raps under his Captain Murphy alter-ego. Murphy will show up alongside Snoop Dogg on “Dead Man’s Tetris,” a track from the forthcoming FlyLo album You’re Dead! But this also appears to be [...]
Watch a crazy, intense video that includes some snippets of new music. Read more articles like "Preview Flying Lotus’s You’re Dead With Audiovisual Sampler" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Late last month, Flying Lotus finally announced his fifth album, You’re Dead! (that’s its trippy cover art above) and now we’ve got some more news on it, including its guest stars. Not surprisingly, the album features appearances from Brainfeeder acolyte Thundercat, and Captain Murphy (which is really just FlyLo’s alter ego), but then there are [...]
You’re Dead! is out October 6.
Kendrick Lamar, Herbie Hancock, ex-Dirty Projectors member Angel Deradoorian, Snoop Dogg, and more.
You're Dead! drops on October 7th Read more articles like "Flying Lotus’ New Album Will Feature Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg & More" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
When the visionary Los Angeles beat-mangler Flying Lotus got Thom Yorke and Erykah Badu to show up on his album Until The Quiet Comes a couple of years ago, that felt like a big deal indeed, even if their voices fully blurred into his expansive jazz-damanged dreamworld. And it’ll be interesting to see what happens [...]
If Flying Lotus is the hazy, smoke-filled chamber of the bong that is skewed L.A. beatsmithery, then it’s time to sip on the bong water that is Trance Farmers, whose debut record Dixie Crystals is set to be released on Leaving Records...Show More Summary