Listen to Earlly Mac Feat. Bizzy Crook and Trae tha Truth, ‘Big Bank’

Less than two months after he unveiled his God Knows Why EP, Detroit rapper Earlly Mac is back and preparing to roll out another offering. “Big Bank,” which catches assists from both Bizzy Crook and Trae tha Truth, is slated to come out on Mac’s upcoming Cousin Trap EP, which, while there is not yet a hard yet release date, can safely be expected soon. “Big Bank” plays on the adage Ice Cube made… Read more »

Janis Joplin Biopic Producers Sue Writer, Investment Firm

The long-in-the-works Janis Joplin biopic starring Amy Adams, Get It While You Can, has hit yet another developmental snag: The film’s producers, LKL Productions and the Switzerland-based Silver Reel, have sued writer-producer Ron Terry, his affiliated companies and the investment company Chesterton Capital, claiming the latter three have breached the…

Cheikh Lô reveals new video for ‘Degg Gui’

The Senegalese singer returns five years after the release of Jamm with a new single ‘Degg Gui’ featuring Flavia Coelho ‘Degg Gui’ is the title-track of Cheikh Lô’s new EP, a precursor to his forthcoming album Balbalou. Lô’s characteristically subtle trans-Atlantic rhythms and beguiling melodies are evident alongside Brazilian singer Flavia Coelho and French accordionist Fixi. Ibrahim Maalouf […]

All Night Freedom Festival, Rich Mix, March 27

Soumik Datta and London’s Rich Mix present a full 12-hours of live music from some of the best young artists  Starting at 8pm on March 27, Rich Mix will host an epic 12-hour all-night music festival of back-to-back performances by some of the best young artists around, as curated by saord player Soumik Datta (pictured). […]

The Game Announces ‘The Documentary 2′ Is Dropping This June

Getty Images The Game says that The Documentary 2 will be dropping in June. During an interview with Revolt TV at The Documentary’s 10-Year Anniversary Party, the West Coast mainstay said that he’s dropping the follow up to his 2005 album The Documentary on June 30. Game has a special reason for choosing that day on the calendar. June 30 also happens to be the birthday of his eldest son, Harlem. “His… Read more »

Jack White’s Issuing a 7” Box Set of Jay Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’

Jack White’s Third Man Records recently revealed the release date for the vinyl edition of Jay Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail. The box set will be available for fans on March 20 and will include eight 7” 45 RPM records in a clothbound binder, designed by Magna Carta cover artist Brian Roettinger. The vinyl was  initially announced two years ago. The vinyl set is being issued by Third Man to celebrate… Read more »