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  1. Soundset full of discovery and revelry, but not protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Tribune

    ... Brother Ali and Dessa were more the side dishes than the main course. Tough-guy rappers such as Yelawolf and Aesop Rock meshed with strong women, besides just Dessa. And poppy hip-hop makers such as Logic and SonReal performed opposite edgy ...

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  2. Buddy Guy opening for Rolling Stones at Summerfest; Atmosphere added to lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a day by the Minneapolis act's label Rhymesayers Entertainment, and will feature performances by Dilated Peoples, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic, and other artists from the roster earlier in the day. Summerfest's official opening day is June 24. The fest ...

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  3. What's going on Thursday? (Fat White Family, Six Organs, Four Tet,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Mono/Poly, Ellie Herring, DJ Ryan Rasheed of Prefuse 73 @ Good Room In addition to producing a large amount of Aesop Rock's material, Blockhead has had a lengthy solo career putting out instrumental hip hop on Ninja Tune. He's in solo mode tonight. ...

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  4. Blueprint Remains King on New, Old and Unreleased AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... career, including a never-heard completed project from a supergroup that also boasted the late Eyedea, Illogic, Aesop Rock and Slug from Atmosphere. OC Weekly (Chaz Kangas): What's really unique about King No Crown is how there's no silence ...

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  5. Rich Quick - "On My Shoulderz"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    There's a segment of Hip-Hop where lyricism still reigns supreme. Whether you're into the double time styles like Jaz-O and Twista, or you follow artists like Aesop Rock, the ability for an artist to tell a unique story is an integral yet often undermined part of the art form.

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  6. Rhymesayers Brings Hip Hop To The Twitch Community With 100+ Songs For BroadcastingRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... ("Forest Whitaker"), Dilated Peoples ("Good As Gone"), P.O.S. featuring Mike Mictlan of Doomtree ("Get Down"), Aesop Rock ("Zero Dark Thirty") and Grieves ("On The Rocks"). "The Twitch community's taste in music is as varied as the games they play," ...

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  7. Billy Woods' Today I Wrote Nothing and Hip-Hop InterpretationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... projects, including Tinseltown, a collaboration album with celebrated indie hip-hop super-producer Blockhead (Aesop Rock's "Daylight"). Woods' new album, which also features production from Aesop Rock, Busdriver and Willie Green, has a notably ...

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  8. Tonight in Live Music: Enter Shikari, Grandpa's Cough Medicine, The Ataris, & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Here's a look at all the concerts happening tonight. Atmosphere with Prof Dem, Atlas, and DJ Fundo We recently experienced Aesop Rock and Astronautalis.

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  9. SXSW 2015: Top 10 Bay Area acts playing festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    ... Kroeber. The Oakland DJ is best known for remixing/re-imagining tunes by such artists as Sage Francis, Serengeti, Aesop Rock and 50 Cent. He doesn't wave the flag for any one particular musical genre, but rather discos through a variety of styles, ...

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  10. Concert review: Aesop Rock with Homeboy Sandman at State Theater, St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... find me over here most days listening to my "Boots & Spurs" Pandora station. Yet months back, when I saw that Aesop Rock was returning to the State Theater, I promptly put the date on my calendar. This past Saturday, while almost everyone else ...

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  11. SXSW 2015: Top 10 Bay Area acts playing festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | SiliconValley.com

    ... Kroeber. The Oakland DJ is best known for remixing/re-imagining tunes by such artists as Sage Francis, Serengeti, Aesop Rock and 50 Cent. He doesn't wave the flag for any one particular musical genre, but rather discos through a variety of styles, ...

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  12. Aesop Rock - Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale - March 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... a T-shirt stating, "Jay Z Sold Out." It was there that the audience jumped and chanted to the beats and rhymes of Aesop Rock. Aesop Rock is a New York bred MC who came of age in the '90s when keeping it real was the highest ethos a rapper could ...

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  13. This weekend in live music: Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Aesop Rock, Santana & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... the voting rights marches of 1965, Selma . (Festival Grounds, Plant City) –LP Aesop Rock / Rob Sonic w/DJ Abilities/Homeboy Sandman No. Not A$AP Rocky. Underground hip-hop demigod Aesop Rock (aka Ian Matthias ...

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  14. Aesop Rock and Sonic Rob give memorable show at UTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Triangle

    Few emcees have dominated the underground like Aesop Rock. Beginning his career in the late 1990s, the New York rapper found a home in hip-hop after a few independent releases made waves and landed him a deal with El-P's Definitive Jux.

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  15. Aesop RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Miami New Times

    "Jittery, Zeitgeist, wither by the watering hole" is not from a Shakespeare sonnet but rather the second line from an Aesop Rock song. As you could guess from that one snippet, the New York-raised, San Francisco-residing Aesop Rock spent some time with a thesaurus.

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  16. Aesop Rock's dictionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2013 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Aesop Rock is the kind of rapper that writers love to trivialize. Since his 2001 opus, Labor Days , the 38-year-old New York-bred lyricist has been propped up as the poster child for "outsider" rap.

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  17. Listen to E. Grizzly's newest mixtape, assembled from Trent Reznor beatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... by the nervy moods and rumbling industrial-electronic textures Reznor pioneered - I'd point to DA lek and Aesop Rock for clear examples of this. And occasionally, the worlds do come together, like when Reznor worked with rapper / poet Saul Williams ...

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  18. Aesop Rock at Revolution Live: Get Free Tickets HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    "Jittery, Zeitgeist, wither by the watering hole" is not from a Shakespeare sonnet but rather the second line from an Aesop Rock song.

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  19. Soundset Posts 2015 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | City Pages

    ... Logic Yelawolf Dilated Peoples Clockwork Indigo Flatbush Zombies & The Underachievers Brother Ali Vic Mensa Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic & DJ Abilities Dessa DJ Jazzy Jay Hopsin Smif-N-Wessun 20 Year Anniversary of Dah Shinin' DJ Babu Freddie Gibbs & ...

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  20. Miami's Five Best Concerts This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... with SoFla's five best shows. Check 'em out, from Sir Elton John's classic hits at the American Airlines Arena to Aesop Rock's underground hip-hop vibes at Revolution Live to Lynyrd Skynyrd's Southern rock at Miccosukee Resort & Gaming . The Layzie ...

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