Brainfeeder

Essays

The Saxophone’s Unlikely Journey Out of Meme Hell

After decades of mainstream banishment, artists like Kamasi Washington are ushering in a saxophone renaissance.
Jeff Andrews
6.25.18
New music

Start 2018 with a Meditative Flying Lotus Song Called "Quarantine"

The track features on a new mix from Brainfeeder.
Lauren O'Neill
1.2.18
Premieres

Life Is Boring as Shit, But Iglooghost's Music Can Help You Escape

The British producer's wild new album 'Neō Wax Bloom' is a portal to the land of Mamu—a world of fruit, pink mist, and gelatinous worms in witches' clothing. Or so he says.
Colin Joyce
9.21.17
Premieres

Jeremiah Jae Returns as Daffi, Shares the Dark, Twisted "Payne"

The experimental rapper and producer has a new persona, so listen to his new single now.
Justin Staple
8.17.17
thump news

Lapalux Announces New Album on Brainfeeder

'Ruinism' will be released on June 30, and the lead single "Rotted Arp" is out now.
Alexander Iadarola
4.26.17
thump exclusive video

Flying Lotus Says His Controversial Debut Film 'Kuso' Was About Telling Different Black Stories

The Brainfeeder boss tells us how his gross-out movie was inspired by Japanese manga and Alejandro Jodorowsky.
Corinne Przybyslawski
2.13.17
Holy Shit

Behold! Thundercat Resurrects Yacht Rock with "Show You the Way"

Featuring gods of smooth Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins.
Phil Witmer
1.25.17
thump news

Flying Lotus Announced As Guest Curator For Calgary's Sled Island Music Festival 2017

The Brainfeeder boss will be heading to Alberta from June 21-25.
Corinne Przybyslawski
1.17.17
Features

We Asked Thundercat and Zack Fox to Review Absolutely Everything That Happened in 2016

"This is new internet-type shit, we're about to see everybody die this year."
Max Mertens
1.5.17
Noisey News

Thundercat Bass-Battled Hannibal Burress' Robot on 'The Eric André Show'

Yup.
Phil Witmer
9.23.16
Features

Flying Lotus and Brainfeeder Brought Their Genre-Bending Psychedelia to LA's Most Historic Amphitheater

Scenes from this weekend's Hollywood Bowl show featuring George Clinton, Thundercat, The Gaslamp Killer, and more.
Philip Cosores
9.19.16
thump news

The Gaslamp Killer Announces New Album 'Instrumentalepathy,' Shares Single "Residual Tingles"

After a near-fatal 2013 accident, the experimental producer's forthcoming LP comes out Sept. 16.
Max Mohenu
8.9.16
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