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HOUSTON RAP book – NY Times Holiday Gift Guide

Sinecure Books — November 29, 2013 | Comments (0)

The New York Times’ Jon Caramanica wrote about Houston Rap for the paper’s Holiday Gift Guide….

Beat Konducta in Paris – photos by Edwige Hamben

Egon, Madlib — November 14, 2013 | Comments (65)

Updated | Madlib did a surprise show in Paris last week at Mellow Bar with Egon and Blackjoy. We announced it here just a few hours ahead of time. A bunch of people made it in and had a good time, while others didn’t make it in and left us messages not fit for publication. Big thanks to Edwige Hamben for the photos.

Madlib with Benji B on BBC Radio 1

Madlib joined Benji B in the studio for an extremely rare interview and an hour long DJ mix.

Last night in London…

Egon, Madlib, MF DOOM — November 5, 2013 | Comments (6)

Last night we announced a last-minute Madlib show in London at Dance Tunnel.

With support from One Handed Music’s Paul White, Mr Beatnick, Radio 1?s Benji B, and Now-Again’s Egon, an hour before the doors opened the queue stretched half-way down Kingsland Road. Those who did get in were treated by two impressive special guests: Madlib collaborator MF DOOM, and another collaborator of yet-to-be-released works, Mos Def. (Sorry. We’re suppose to call him Yasiin Bey.)

You can watch a Vine of Mos Def spitting over Madlib below, courtesy of Mr. Beatnick. Thanks also to Fact Mag for shouting out the show.

MED + Blu + Mayer Hawthorne + Madlib – “THE BUZZ”

Madlib, MED — November 4, 2013 | Comments (14)

MED + Blu, featuring Mayer Hawthorne “The Buzz” (produced by Madlib)

Released on 12-inch single with Dam-Funk on the flip side: two vocal tracks, bonus beat, instrumentals & a cappella. Stones Throw & Fat Beats have copies on sale.