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  • Q&A: El-P on His New Album and Staying Relevant in Hip-Hop

    Q&A: El-P on His New Album and Staying Relevant in Hip-Hop | ARTICLE

    A lot has changed since El-P made his mid-Nineties debut as a member of the progressive New York rap trio Company Flow and launched his seminal record label, Definitive Jux, galvanizing hip-hop's underground scene. Nearly two decades...

    May 21, 2012 5:55 PM ET
  • Album Premiere: El-P, 'Cancer for Cure'

    Album Premiere: El-P, 'Cancer for Cure' | ARTICLE

    Constantly progressing and unapologetically ambitious, Brooklyn indie-rap icon El-P has returned with Cancer for Cure, his first solo hip-hop album in five years. Since then, the underground rap world that anointed El-P has dissipated, replaced by an...

    May 18, 2012 9:00 AM ET
  • Song Premiere: The Virgins, 'Venus in Chains'

    Song Premiere: The Virgins, 'Venus in Chains' | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to the Virgins' 'Venus in Chains' Back in 2008, it seemed Manhattan band the Virgins were ready for a full-fledged breakthrough. After following their acclaimed...

    May 17, 2012 10:00 AM ET
  • Song Exclusive: The Gaslight Anthem, '45'

    Song Exclusive: The Gaslight Anthem, '45' | ARTICLE

    Combining punk rock, folk and the spirit of Americana, New Jersey rockers the Gaslight Anthem fuel their heartfelt formula with new intensity on "45," the first single off the upcoming album Handwritten. Well-known for his referential folk-style...

    April 30, 2012 2:45 PM ET
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