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  1. Toro Y Moi - "2Late"Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Stereogum

    ... last week, he shared the absurdist video for new loosie " Room For 1Zone ." And now he's teamed up with former Das Racist rapper Kool A.D. and former Das Racist affiliate SAFE for another new one called "2Late." (Bundick and Kool A.D. have worked ...


  2. NXNE Day Two RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Torontoist

    ... featured songs from his most recent album (Eat, Pray, Thug) as well as his first two mixtapes and a smattering of Das Racist material. It also featured a lot if Heems "playing" a guitar that wasn't plugged in and him singing along with all of ...


  3. Heems Models His Unique Fashion Lewk In New 'Damn Girl' VideoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Paper Magazine

    Kicking off his summer tour, happening now through July and August, Himanshu Suri AKA Heems, formerly of Das Racist, has released a new music video for his song "Damn Girl" In it, you can see the rapper show off his unique style, modeling various outfits that include a special cowl neck shirt he helped design and a Pashtun hat while he dances around the Aicon Gallery in New York City where he curated the Eat Pray Thug art show this past winter.


  4. Heems Dances in an Art Gallery in New 'Damn Girl' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Spin

    New York rapper Heems shared the second music video from his critically acclaimed recent solo album Eat Pray Thug , this time for the sorrowful anti-breakup song "Damn Bitch." The short sees the former Das Racist member alone in an art gallery, where he hosted a real show.


  5. Tonight's Concert Picks: STS at Underground Arts, Belle and Sebastian ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Philly rapper STS opens the stacked lineup tonight at Underground Arts, joining Heems of Das Racist and Afrobeat electronic group The Very Best. This is STS' first Philly show since the release of his latest, STS x RJD2, and the collaborative album joins his witty and oft-introspective rhymes with RJD2's funky, party-ready backings and the occasional surprise guest hook from, oh, I don't know, Amos Lee.


  6. Das Racist - 'Who's That Brooooown?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams.


  7. Heems to Play Fox Theatre, 7/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and native New Yorker, Himanshu "Heems" Suri launched his solo career while a member of alternative hip hop group Das Racist. In 2012 under rap name Heems, he released two solo mixtapes, Nehru Jackets and Wild Water Kingdom. After Das Racist split ...


  8. Talking to Heems About His New Album and His 'Taliban Goth' AestheticRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Paper Magazine

    From his early days as a member of the highbrow/lowbrow rap trio Das Racist to his solo work as Heems, Himanshu Suri has been a study in duality. His debut solo album, Eat Pray Thug , is his most open-hearted expression of that back-and-forth yet: a young man with his Puma Disc sneakers planted in Queens but his head somewhere in Mumbai, where much of the album was recorded.


  9. Fenway Recording Presents HeemsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... New Yorker Himanshu " Heems " Suri launched his solo career while a member of the alternative hip-hop group Das Racist. In 2012 under the name Heems, he released two solo mixtapes,Nehru Jackets and Wild Water Kingdom. After Das Racist split in late ...


  10. Watch: A Tribe Called Red Unveils New 'Suplex' Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (two years in a row nominated to the Polaris Music Prize). The band became known for their collaboration with Das Racist and Angel Haze and their performances at top festivals like Bonnarroo, Made In America, New Orleans Jazz Fest, AfroPunk fest, ...


  11. Funny Thing About BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... and writer, is most likely to be found performing in New York or on tour with his brother Ashok (formerly of Das Racist) at their semi-improvised show, "Untitled Kondabolu Brothers." (The fact that the show doesn't seem to abide by a consistent ...


  12. 3 Low-Budget Flicks You Should See in Philly Before Theya re GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    ... Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, and Oscar Isaac (who, in this film, looks literally exactly like Kool A.D. from Das Racist), Ex Machina follows in the vein of Snowpiercer, The One I Love , and Under the Skin : mid-budget sci-fi films that have the ...


  13. Hot Docs Review: Hot Sugar's Cold World shows the Irl genius of a bedroom producerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | ChartAttack

    ... City , put out an EP on well-known U.K. label Ninja Tune , and produced songs for artists including The Roots , Das Racist , Antwon , and more. While it helps having some prior knowledge of Koenig's discography (start with his excellent 2015 album ...


  14. Top 10 shows around Philly this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... author, artist and emcee: That mighty-fine combo looks - and sounds - good on the mixtape darling formerly of Das Racist. kungfunecktie.com May 5 at Boot & Saddle. Take a psychedelic trip with these two outfits: the multi-named Japanese space ...


  15. Status Ain't Hood: The Fun-As-Hell Stress-Rap Of DVSRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... on it for long enough that one of the tracks here, "It's Always Money In Krilladelphia," features both members of Das Racist. It's the first real DVS album. Last year's crazy-entertaining Mutant League was more of an odds-and-ends collection that ...


  16. Stream DVS DVTVRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... a boast track that spends half its time eviscerating the crimes of our country? Who else could cram the defunct Das Racist trio, It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia , and the best line from Swingers into an after-hours strip club beat? Nobody else ...


  17. The Eight Best Concerts in New York This Week, 4/27/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... Greenwich House Sound It Out Series. -- Jim Macnie Thursday, 4/30 Kool A.D. Santos Party House 7 p.m., $15 - $20 Das Racist may have broken up in 2012, but rappers Himanshu Suri(Heems) and Victor Vazquez ( Kool A.D. ) are still putting out their ...


  18. Former Das Racist Member Heems Calls Out White Rapper Lil Dicky For Being Racially InsensitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Philadelphia rapper Lil Dicky has built an online following from his comedic approach to making music. Dicky sometimes touches on racial issues like on his songs "White Crime" and "White Dude," but some of the Jewish jokester's quotes about race and Hip Hop culture have drawn criticism from former Das Racist member Himanshu "Heems" Suri.


  19. DVS - "Very Special Episode"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Stereogum

    DVS is a New York rapper with a punk rock past and connections within the Das Racist axis. He's ridiculously funny and charming, and he's got this great hoarse, attacking style.


  20. Made In Heights - "Forgiveness"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Stereogum

    LA duo Made In Heights is the joint project of alt-hip hop producer/ Das Racist collaborator Sabzi and singer Kelsey Bulkin. Their songs cover a spectrum of subdued electronic pop, with Sabzi's varied production approaches acting as the backdrop for Bulkin's sensual, crystal-clear vocals.