Tag: Kamasi Washington

Kendrick Lamar, “DAMN.”

“DAMN.” bears our struggle and triumph, swagger and fear, success and uncertainty, love and original sin.

In Conversation: Thundercat Has a Thunderchat About “Drunk,” Yacht Rock

Plus: You’ve been calling Kenny Loggins by the wrong name all these years.

Run the Jewels, “Run the Jewels 3”

There is immense catharsis in Killer Mike and El-P’s appetite for destruction.

Beyond “The Epic”: Four Recent Jazz Releases That Show the Genre’s Range

If you found yourself lost in the cosmos of Kamasi Washington’s triple-LP “The Epic” last year wondering which star to reach for next, 2016 has a few answers for you.

Kamasi Washington is Ready to Take the Next Step

The bandleader finally gets a break from the road. Not that he’s resting on his considerable laurels.

PREMIERE: Little Freddie King Struts Through “The Chicken Dance” in Pickathon’s Galaxy Barn

It’s the series finale of the Oregon festival’s spring season.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Pitchfork Music Festival (7/15–17/2016)

Sufjan Stevens, Savages, Blood Orange, and more keep it 100 at Union Park.

Lift Off: Pitchfork Fest Gets Jazzy and Transcendent

Sun Ra’s Arkestra formed the spiritual center of the eleventh edition of the Chicago music festival.

WATCH: Set Up Camp and Watch the Bonnaroo Live Stream Here

No sunscreen required.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Coachella Weekend One (4/15–17/2016)

Let’s play two.

PREMIERE: Kamasi Washington’s Magnificent Eight Salute “The Magnificent 7” in Pickathon’s Galaxy Barn

It’s the second episode in the exclusive Galaxy Barn Series, part of the Oregon festival’s Spring Season.

Bonnaroo Announces Lineup for Fifteenth Annual Festival

June 9–12 on the farm.

Welcome to the Jungle: Coachella 2016 Lineup Announced

Once again, no Bowie.

WATCH: Kamasi Washington Tells You Which Records You’ll Be Asking for This Holiday Season

The LA bandleader participates in Amoeba Music’s “What’s In My Bag?” series.

FLOOD’s Best of 2015: Our Favorite Songs

We moved, we grooved, we were soothed.

Four Days and Four Nights at Le Guess Who? Festival

Running wild in the streets of Utrecht, Netherlands.

The Initial Agony and Ongoing Ecstasy of Pickathon

Reflections after three days on the farm in Happy Valley, Oregon.

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