The Myth of Prophet, a Lost Funk Great Who's Back From Outer Space
Decades after his cultishly beloved debut 'Right on Time,' the mononymous musician returns with a new record, ready to tell his story of acid, aliens, and a lifetime hustling.
Stones Throw's Peanut Butter Wolf Pays Tribute to Fallen Musicians With 'RIP2016' Mixes
The label founder shares a three-volume series featuring Prince, David Bowie, and other artists we lost last year.
Let the New NxWorries Track "Get Bigger" Coast Through Your Sensory Organs
Yes, all of them.
A Freak Is a Freak, and Egyptian Lover Is an Icon
Ahead of his new anthology, we spoke with the gilded lothario about 808s, the state of DJing, and how he shaped West Coast hip-hop as we know it.
Stones Throw Beatsmith Samiyam Traces His Unlikely Journey from Mops and Brooms to Rocking Rooms
Once a teenage dreamer settling for janitorial work in his Michigan hometown, he now records albums for Brainfeeder and Stones Throw.
Indie Music Service Drip Has Dried Up
Labels like OWSLA, Stones Throw and Dirtybird have lost a fan-favorite platform.
Stones Throw To Press 10th Anniversary Edition Of J Dilla's 'Donuts' To Vinyl
Will include original Jeff Jank artwork and liner notes by 33 1/3rd 'Donuts' writer Jordan Ferguson.
Michael Scott Barron
DāM-FunK: Inviting the Light
The master of modern funk opens up about prog rock, supersized burgers, and why dance music journalism is just the revenge of the nerds.
Stream Dam-Funk's First Album in Six Years Before Its Official Release
'Invite the Light' features collaborations with Q-Tip, Ariel Pink, Snoop Dog, Junie Morrison, Kid Sister, and many more.
Duppy Gun's 'Flip Top Riddim' Will Send You to Dub Paradise
The track has Sun Ra–grade synths and enough chill goodness to make the hairs on your nugs stand on end.
LA Label Huh What and Where Will Have Your Back in a Pinch
Get acquainted with the label that brought you Ta-Ku, Kaytranada, Sweater Beats, and more.
Listen to a New Song from M.E.D., Blu, Madlib, and Dam-Funk
Let your ears drift to a happy place.