Flying Lotus, Shabazz Palaces, George Clinton and Thundercat team up on track

lavishmentsTalk about a dream team. The Adult Swim singles program has bestowed on us another gem, this time from the grandaddy of funk, George Clinton his most gifted spiritual followers: FlyLo, Shabazz Palaces and Thundercat. Stream “The Lavishments of Light Looking” below and download it here for posterity’s sake while you’re at it. [Read more…]

Live Review and Videos: Afropunk Festival 2014

Bad Brains

Last weekend, Afropunk hosted its 10th weekend festival at Commodore Barry Park in Fort Greene. Previous years had been blighted with long lines taking an age to get in, they managed to fix that problem this time around as I breezed right through at 4:30pm, so a big pat on the back to the organisers.

We’ve got some footage for you from Saturday, courtesy of (((unartig))) below the jump. 

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Are you…Can you…Were You…(felt)

Possibly the strangest song title, definitely my favorite track off of their latest album.