Music // Thursday, February 05, 2015
Some people are scared of clowns. Some people don't like to see sad clowns. And we are sure some people will be on the flipside and like to see Courtney Barnett dressed up like a clown for the track "Pedestrian At Best" that will be on her forthcoming LP, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit is out March 24 via Mom + Pop. For any song that begins with the lyrics, "I love you I hate you," we approve.
Music // Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Juxtapoz has had a long history with hip-hop artist Aesop Rock over the years. He has been contributing interviews for the print mag, including a cover story with Jeremy Fish back in 2006. The man's musical journey has evolved over the past years, and we are proud today to premiere teh music video of his group Hail Mary Mallon and the track "4AM."
Music // Monday, February 02, 2015
Jeff Bridges is many things. He is an actor, he is the The Dude, he is a photographer, he is an actor, author, composer, a country musician, and maybe even a philosopher. And more recently, he is someone who wants to help you fall asleep. Believing that even the wildest ideas should come to life in a beautiful way, Squarespace collaborated with Bridges to bring to life his Sleeping Tapes, a collection of intriguing sounds, noises and other things to help all the restless people in the world get a good night's rest.
Music // Friday, January 30, 2015
Animator/director Ruffmercy, who was behind Run the Jewels' latest video, has been busy this year. And last year. And probably the year before that. Earlier this month Young Thug, Freddie Gibbs & A$AP Ferg released their video for "Old English" which Ruffmercy directed. Previously he has also done videos for Disclosure, Danny Brown, Dudley Perkins, Blu + Flying Lotus, and House Shoes among many others...
Music // Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Run the Jewels' (Killer Mike + El-P) criticially-acclaimed, list-topping RTJ2 has been on heavy rotation both in the Juxtapoz office and in our headphones since it dropped last year. Their latest music video puts warped cartoonish visuals to one of our favorite tracks, "Lie, Cheat, Steal."
Music // Monday, January 26, 2015
We're doing a little Monday video round-up today, starting with "Ray Gun" from BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah's "Sour Soul" album and featuring DOOM!
Music // Thursday, January 22, 2015
We have mentioned it before on this site, especially with the Viet Cong track "Continental Shelf" video we posted a few months back: we are really happy the Canadian bands self-titled debut LP is out now. This is the Brook Linder-sci-fi weirdo adventure video for the track "Silhouettes" that should get you equally excited about the Viet Cong album.
Music // Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Veteran singer, songwriter and musician Jesse Harris has just announced the release of new album No Wrong No Right, out Feb. 10 on Dangerbird Records. We are happy today to show you the new video for the track, "Miyazaki," directed by Luis Ortega. Juxtapoz got both Harris and Ortega to talk about the video, and as you can see, the director gets right to the point.
Music // Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Back in November TT the Artist came out to the West Coast for an exclusive performance at the de Young Museum during the Keith Haring opening as well as came over to our issue release party at 111 Minna Gallery. Enjoy this video from both performances!
Music // Friday, January 16, 2015
Yung diva Sophia Grace, who famously crushed a Nicki Minaj cover on The Ellen Show, has just released a girl-power rap anthem all her own, and the Internet is impressed. We're listening to a super chill, slowed-down remix by San Francisco pop culture editor Emmanuel Hapsis in the office today, which takes "Best Friends" to another level.