Tag: Open Mike Eagle
FLOOD ESSENTIALS: April 2019 feat. Khalid, Flying Lotus, Aldous Harding, and More
Give a listen to some of our favorite songs and albums from last month.
“The New Negroes” Takes the Black Renaissance to Comedy Central
Open Mike Eagle and Baron Vaughn’s new show presents a platform for black, left-of-mainstream acts.
WATCH: Open Mike Eagle Gives Us a Preview of “The New Negroes” with “Unfiltered” Video
The new OME track arrives with an “Office Space”–esque video and dizzying Danny Brown verses—not to mention an entire TV series.
More Than Joke, Purpose: Did Das Racist Accidentally Fix Underground Hip-Hop?
Somewhere between Cage’s LaBeouf-directed “I Never Knew You” video and Brockhampton’s formation on a Kanye forum, something shifted. That something was almost definitely “Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell.”
The Best Albums of 2017
Twenty-five full-lengths that kept us going, one way or the other.
The Uncanny Empathy of Open Mike Eagle
The rapper, comic, and podcaster on what he learned in one of Chicago’s most notorious housing projects.