10.06.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra Performs Fantastic Renditions of Classic Hip-Hop Tracks


Polish orchestra conductor Radzimir Debski, also known as JIMEK, wins the award for best encore ever. This is the best video on the entire Internet today as far as I’m concerned.

Debski and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra perform a 30-song medley of hip-hop classics (and one original piece) as an encore following concerts at the Polish Nation Radio Orchestra Concert Hall in Katowice, Poland. I love that this is edited together using mostly footage shot by fans in the audience.

Watch the video below!

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21.05.15 by Staff

A$AP Rocky – LSD


At.Long.Last.A$AP doesn’t come out until June but A$AP Rocky has released another video. Directed by Dexter Navy (with A$AP Rocky getting a co-direction credit), the video complements “LSD”‘s smooth beat with lots of psychedelic transitions. Watch the video below.

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20.05.15 by Staff

Run the Jewels


Official video for “Early” (featuring Boots) off Run the Jewels 2. Really nice minimal animation style. Watch the full video below.

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03.04.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: “We’re Gonna Be Lords” The Next Generation of New York Hip Hop

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Enjoyed this profile on New York’s next generation of hip hop artists. Action Bronson, The Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, and openly gay rapper Le1f are interviewed in this short, beautifully shot and directed by Robert Lopuski. Watch the film “We’re Gonna Be Lords” below.

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27.09.12 by Jeff

Kingdom Crumbs “Evoking Spirits” Animation by Ori Toor

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I feel like I’m scuba-diving to a Camp Lo record, eating mushrooms off the ocean floor. Another divine animation by Ori Toor, this time for Seattle-based hip hop group, Kingdom Crumbs. Watch below!

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12.12.08 by Jeff

Lego Hip Hop Album Covers!

This is amazing. FormatMag has re-created 20 classic hip hop album covers outta Lego! Love the EPMD cover, the simpler the better.

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02.12.08 by Jeff

Keys N Krates / Rehearsal

A Tribe Called Quest re-worked by KeysnKrates! Enjoy some rehearsal footage of the guys getting ready for their upcoming show this Friday at Wrongbar in Toronto! Don’t miss ’em!


(For the record, there were 2 views on this video when I posted it!)

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15.11.08 by Jeff

Keys n Krates

Some music for your weekend! Keys N Krates, if you don’t already know you better get familiar! Picture The Roots, but Black Thought has been replaced by an ITF world champion DJ. Here they are absolutely killing Toronto earlier this year.


Jr Flo (the krates) and Matisse (the keys) are rockin parties the way they were meant to be rocked! Remixes with live drums, bass, and keys! It doesn’t get any better than this. They blew several thousand minds at the Livestock BBQ here in Vancouver in September.

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