Browsing All posts tagged under »Aesop Rock«

Aesop Rock’s Strong Popularity Despite Not Being Mainstream

February 22, 2017 by


In the world of underground hip-hop, Aesop Rock has been hailed as one of the greatest rappers due to his lyrics, flow, and overall style. They subject matter that he raps about gives his raps substance unlike many of the rappers in the mainstream today. While Aesop Rock has gained a hardcore loyal following, many […]

Aesop Rock – Lotta Years: Live from the Hill [Video]

November 27, 2016 by


Ahead of another massive tour starting next week, Aesop Rock has just shared another entry in his series of music videos for his career landmark album The Impossible Kid. “Lotta Years” goes the literal route, with the MC wandering around the city ruminating on the young people he encounters and his place in their culture. […]

Aesop Rock – Shrunk [Video]

October 23, 2016 by


Aesop Rock has announced a new run of tour dates across North America in support of his acclaimed new album, The Impossible Kid. The indie rap mainstay will be joined, once again, by comrades Rob Sonic and DJ Zone for an extensive headlining tour supported by rising Stones Throw artisan Homeboy Sandman, with whom Aesop collaborated on the recently released free EP Lice 2: Still Buggin’. Full […]

Aesop Rock – Kirby [Video]

July 17, 2016 by


Aesop Rock just dropped a video for The Impossible Kid standout (and cat owner anthem) “Kirby” to coincide with the start of the third and final leg of his US tour (dates below). The clip, which pairs a puppet version of Aesop with a live cat was directed by Toben Seymour, who directed the Aesop […]

Aesop Rock – Dorks [Video]

May 22, 2016 by


Aesop Rock just shared a new video for “Dorks,” a standout track from his acclaimed new album The Impossible Kid where he goes in on the idolatry of music culture against a set of visuals by Rob Show.

Aesop Rock – The Impossible Kid [Album]

May 12, 2016 by


Aesop Rock just shared a full video stream of his new album The Impossible Kid (out this Friday on Rhymesayers). The album, his first solo record in four years, is incredible on its own; it’s been paired here with a shot-by-shot recreation of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining… in miniature. Check it out for a true […]

Aesop Rock – Blood Sandwich [Video]

April 16, 2016 by


Aesop Rock just dropped a new song/video from his forthcoming album The Impossible Kid (out 4/29 on Rhymesayers). In “Blood Sandwich” Aesop shares two intense stories about his brothers growing up and the video brings them to life in vivid detail

Aesop Rock – Rings [Video]

April 6, 2016 by


Acclaimed MC Aesop Rock has announced a US tour in support of his new album, The Impossible Kid, dropping April 29 on Rhymesayers Entertainment. The trek takes the indie-rap mainstay across the country on an extensive headlining tour with Rob Sonic and DJ Zone, supported by friend Homeboy Sandman (whose new album is due out May 6 on Stones Throw), whom Aesop collaborated with last year on the free self-titled […]

Aesop Rock – Rings [Video]

March 2, 2016 by


Indie-rap mainstay Aesop Rock has announced a new album, The Impossible Kid, is dropping April 29on Rhymesayers Entertainment, marking his first solo venture since 2012’s Skelethon. On the new album Aesop continues finding new ways to improve on the skills that have made him one of the kings of indie hip-hop. His new creative process includes a newfound willingness to open […]

Illmaculate – Shine [Song]

November 4, 2015 by


Portland, Oregon emcee Illmaculate presents the music video of his performance of “Shine”, live at the Kinda Neat studios, where he was interviewed by Intuition. “Shine” appears on Only & Ill, Illmaculate’s collaboration album with OnlyOne featuring Crooked I, Yukmouth, Hippie Sabotage and Sapient. Illmaculate won 2004’s Scribble Jam (the youngest emcee ever to do so), […]