MeLo-X is excited to announce he will be doing a special sound performance at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City this Sunday, May 17th in honor of artist Awol Erizku’s new film Serendipity. MeLo’s performance will be followed by a DJ set from Kitty Cash, and a special after-hours access to Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection. In honor of this event, MeLo collaborated with Awol to curate two mixes inspired by Serendipity. You can check out the first installment below. Details below.
Earl Sweatshirt and BadBadNotGood performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live with special guest Gary Wilson on Wednesday night. BadBadNotGood backed Earl live while he performed a medley of “AM // Radio” and “Grief” . Experimental soul musician Gary Wilson, whom Earl sampled in “Grief”, also made an appearance. Sweatshirt’s new record I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside was released March 23rd via his Tan Cressida imprint through Columbia. You can order the album here, and check out the performance clip below
Genre-blurring DJ, producer, and Halifax-native Ryan Hemsworth is sharing a new mix in partnership with Frank & Oak. The mix features Hemsworth‘s favorite rap songs right now, including cuts from Bricc Baby Shitro, Future, Boogie, Gucci Mane, Playboi Carti, Young Thug, and more. The Just Rap Mix comes in conjunction with the announcement of Hemsworth’s Just Rap Tour, which will kick off KJune 4th in Montrea; and features parties hosted by Ryan and Tommy Kruise across the U.S. Tickets for the tour are on sale now at whereishemsworth.com.
TOPS has released an all new video for their single “Driverless Passenger” off their sophomore album Picture You Staring. Check out the amazing Jameson Harvey-directed visual via Noisey.
Rockstar Games and Mass Appeal Records have released “Lock & Load” by MNDR Feat. Killer Mike. “Lock & Load” is the second single from The Alchemist and Oh No Present: Welcome to Los Santos, the genre-spanning collection of new music for Grand Theft Auto V. The full album is available April 21st from Mass Appeal Records and available now for pre-order here.