stream of the crop
Stream of the Crop: 6 New Albums for Heavy Rotation
Surprise projects from Future and Meek Mill, and some slow, dreamy synth projects make up this week's essential listening.
RP Boo’s Noisey Mix Is Blunted Footwork From One of the Genre’s Originators
The vibrant set includes rarities from friends and collaborators, as well as a few exclusive tracks from the Chicago great’s upcoming album, due this summer on Planet Mu.
The Black Madonna, Hudson Mohawke, and More Reflect on the Life of TR-808 Developer Ikutaro Kakehashi
Kakehashi passed away on Saturday at the age of 87.
Bang'n on King Drive: Footworking the Bud Billiken Parade with RP Boo, K-Phi-9, and The Era
In a documentary music video for RP Boo, director Wills Glasspiegel follows footwork's path through the oldest African-American parade in the U.S.
The Secret Footwork History Behind RP Boo's Pivotal New Album on Planet Mu
Plus, flex your corneas on the exclusive video for "Your Choice," a choice cut off 'Fingers, Bank Pads & Shoe Prints.'
Watch the Trailer for a New Footwork Documentary from Two British Filmmakers
The directors came up documenting East London's grime scene—and they say the similarities between footwork and early grime are unmistakable.
RP Boo Is The Greatest Chicago Producer You’ve Never Heard Of [Exclusive Premiere]
RP Boo invented footwork in Chicago sixteen years ago. So how come you're only hearing about him now?