madlib

stream of the crop

Thom Yorke's Breathtaking Solo LP and 9 More of the Week's Best Albums

Impossibly cool house tracks and tense raps fill out the rest of this week's essential listening.
Colin Joyce
Josh Terry
6.28.19
noisey beats 1

Charli XCX Breaks Down Her Video for "1999"

This week's Noisey Radio on Beats 1 features Charli XCX, Levi Carter, and Madlib.
Noisey Staff
11.30.18
noisey meets

Madlib Meets Ethiopian Legend Ayaléw Mesfin, His Long Sampled Hero

In 'Madlib's Medicine Show,' the iconic producer meets one of the musicians he's spent his career sampling.
Noisey Staff
11.29.18
Internet Exploring

These Ultra-Jazzy Mixes of 90s Rap Samples Are a Crate-Digger's Dream

DJ Sameed's show on NTS Radio takes listeners on an unaccompanied journey through the smooth, funky samples of A Tribe Called Quest, Mobb Deep, and more.
Phil Witmer
7.10.18
Holy Shit

Gadzooks! You Can Hear a New Madlib and DOOM Song Called "AVALANCHE" Right Now

But don't you DARE call it Madvillain.
Phil Witmer
12.15.16
Features

8 Things We Learned About Madlib From His Red Bull Music Academy Interview

The enigmatic producer opened up about working with Kanye, Dilla, and MF Doom during a recent chat with Chairman Mao.
Gabriella Lewis
5.10.16
Holy Shit

Has Heaven Opened? Because a Track Featuring Nas, J Dilla, and Madlib Has Been Released

The track appears ahead of J Dilla's upcoming posthumous album 'The Diary'.
Noisey Staff
4.14.16
thump news

Four Tet Fills in for Benji B on BBC Radio 1, Drops Unreleased Madlib and Joy Orbison Tracks

Stream the broadcast, which also features new Lil Silva, Pearson Sound, Champion, and more.
Benjamin Boles
3.24.16
thump news

Four Tet Announces North American Tour with Ben UFO and Anthony Naples

The beloved UK experimentalist will hit the U.S. and Canada from late April to early June.
Alexander Iadarola
2.10.16
Holy Shit

Freddie Gibbs Borrows Kanye and Kendrick's Madlib Beat for "Cocaine Parties in L.A."

The Indiana native's darkly funny storytelling here takes a different avenue from the light-hearted sex and smack talk of the original.
Craig Jenkins
1.27.16
Holy Shit

Merciful Heavens, Here's Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar's "No More Parties in LA"

"I FEEL LIKE PABLO WHEN I'M WORKIN' ON MY SHOES"
Noisey Staff
1.18.16
Interviews

Freddie Gibbs Sings in the Shower: "If You Don't Evolve with the Game, Get Out"

Freddie Gibbs explains why Drake and Future are his only competition for his new album 'Shadow of a Doubt.'
Max Bell
11.20.15
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