After recently making headlines for their one-off million dollar album, the Wu-Tang Clan is back in the news after member of the group Robert Diggs (better known by his stage name RZA) came out in opposition against a dog-walking company attempting to file a copyright for the name "Woof-Tang Clan"....
So, this story has been bouncing around the internet quite a bit today, but in case you somehow missed it, the Justice Department is seeking to get its hands on the only copy of the Wu Tang Clan album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin. In case you somehow missed this story, there are a few separate background pieces that are necessary to explain. Show More Summary
Martin Shkreli, dubbed the “pharma bro” for exploits such as jacking up the price of a life-saving drug by 5,000 percent, should forfeit $7.4 million, including his Wu Tang Clan album and a Picasso painting, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday. The court should hold Shkreli financially...
When Wu Tang Clan professed “protect ya neck” in 1993 they weren’t talking about scarves, but the statement still applies. Scarves are now an essential accessory to any winter ’fit and the longer the better. Considering that this’ll be wrapped around your neck, you will want to find a quality fabric that can trap heat […]
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Martin Shkreli might not be able to sell that Wu Tang Clan album after Federal prosecutors late Thursday moved to revoke his bail, claiming that the former pharmaceutical company CEO and purported “most hated man in the world” repeatedly...Show More Summary
Last week, Josh, Mike and I sat down with Patrick O’Shaughnessy on the 1 year anniversary of his podcast Investor Field Guide; we had some fun answering questions about what we do and how we do it. It was a ton of fun, and we managed...Show More Summary
Embattled “pharma bro,” Martin Shkreli was once targeted for death over his part in the $2 million purchase of the Wu Tang Clan’s legendary “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin,” says the author of a new book on the subject. According to the New York Daily News, Cyrus...
Headliners included Lorde, Chance the Rapper, Childish Gambino, Wu Tang Clan, and Tool. The Governors Ball music festival took over New York City’s Randall’s Island Park this past weekend for three whole days, and Fast Company was there to capture some of the action. Show More Summary
Car Seat Headrest, Rae Sremmurd, Rufus Du Sol, Wu Tang Clan, Phoenix, and Childish Gambino were among the acts that got the huge crowd dancing [ more › ]
This update features some of the biggest names yet, including New Pornographers, Future Islands, Wu Tang Clan, Grandaddy, Joey Bada$$, Polica, Sylvan Esso, Royal Trux, Weezer, and Julie Byrne. Continue reading…
Wu Tang Clan’s RZA is a longtime vegan, and today he’s announced his menswear brand 36 Chambers will begin to sell vegan wallets. The “Debossed Vegan Leather Wallet” is made from polyurethane leather; check it out below. The company is also currently researching vegan leather made from pineapple leaves, which like animal leather, is biodegradable. Show More Summary
On Saturday night, rapper Azealia Banks attended a dinner party at Russell Crowe's Beverly Hills hotel suite as a guest of Wu Tang Clan rapper the RZA. To say it didn't go well would be putting it very, very mildly. On Sunday morning,...Show More Summary
The latest nine restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now — Wu Tang Clan's GZA namedropped Wu Chow during his set at Mohawk last night. He said how he has some of the restaurant’s food backstage for him: "eggplant, all that goodShow More Summary
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The acclaimed music festival, Roots Picnic, will expand into New York City onOctober 1 & 2, 2016 at the historic Bryant Park in Midtown Manhattan. The Roots Picnic produced by Maverick and Live Nation in partnership with Bryant Park Corporation, will feature a mix of new and old. Show More Summary
Wu Tang Clan’s RZA and Interpol frontman Paul Banks announced they were collaborating on an album in 2013. It was a pretty perplexing team-up, especially after Banks’ dismal rap instrumental album Everybody On My Dick Like They Supposed To Be. But the duo is taking shape suddenly and quickly. They now have a name, with […]
Back in 2013, Interpol's Paul Banks and Wu Tang Clan's RZA revealed that they were making a record together. Now, the project has a name: Banks and Steelz. Tomorrow, Zane Lowe will premiere their first track on his Beats 1 Radio show. Show More Summary
Rapper Turned Actor Stars Alongside Tim Roth and Anna Kendrick As Bumbling Crook “Shotgun Steve” Wu Tang Clan’s the Rza said he stepped out of his comfort zone for his new romantic comedy, “Mr. Right.” The film stars Anna Kendrick
Martin Shkreli's legal woes continue to mount. After the former CEO of Turning Pharmaceuticals was arrested last December for securities fraud, Shkreli is now being sued by a New York artist who claims that the artwork included in Once...Show More Summary