Posts Tagged: el-p

The Daily Rind Podcast: Week Of August 4th


This week’s Daily Rind Podcast is live! Download it here or subscribe to it on iTunes. Track 1: The Almighty Defenders “Bow Down And Die” from The Almighty Defenders [Vice Music] Track 2: Figures Of Light “It’s Lame” from I Still Hate CD’s: Norton Records 45 RPM Singles Collection Vol. 2 [Norton Records] Track 3:… Read more »

El-P Releases Exclusive Chin Chin Remix via Twitter


It’s no secret that Def Jux head honcho and indie rapper extraordinaire El-P is a huge fan of Brooklyn funk group Chin Chin. They are, after all, on his label and have served as a backing band of sorts to El’s live shows. Just hours ago El-P took to his Twitter, asking followers to vote… Read more »

SXSW Spotlight: Chin Chin, Cage


With SXSW just over 2 weeks away, we’re going to help you plan your venue-hopping schedule with a Daily-Rind-Daily South-By-Spotlight (whew, that’s a mouthful!) every weekday until the big day. First up we’ve got showcases from Chin Chin and Cage, on the Brooklyn indie label Definitive Jux – owned by none other than the inimitable… Read more »

Art Imitates Life on Cage’s New Album “Depart From Me”


Depression, losing a friend and album collaborator to lung cancer, a nasty breakup, and living on an air mattress for three months has armed rapper Cage with more than enough real life inspiration for his new record Depart From Me.  Having “.. sabotaged relationships so [he] could write about it,” Chris Palko offers an art-imitates-life… Read more »