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

Lapalux's New "Petty Passion" Video Will Probably Freak You Out

The Brainfeeder-signed producer's song already sounds like a panic attack and now has Japanese rope bondage visuals to match.
Tshepo Mokoena
9.18.17
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
thump news

Thundercat Announces Third Album 'Drunk' Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Flying Lotus, and More

Hear the Brainfeeder artist's latest single "Show You The Way" with Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins.
Max Mertens
1.25.17
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
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
thump news

Funk Legend George Clinton Embraces Daft Punk, House, and EDM with Flying Lotus' Help

The two were introduced by rapper Kendrick Lamar.
Britt Julious
12.31.16
Noisey News

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

Yup.
Phil Witmer
9.23.16
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