Tag Archives: Hip-Hop

Doomtree Preview

  Every now and then a show gets announced that checks off all of the boxes, and this is one of those shows. A perfect storm of hip-hop, if you will. The rap patrons of Madison have recognized … Read More >

Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic at the Barrymore

  It sucks to get things wrong in a preview. You want to do your best to give readers a good idea of what the show will be like. Obviously, a preview shouldn’t give an exact rundown of … Read More >

Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic Preview

  Sometimes shows feel like déjà vu. Three years ago Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic (really Hail Mary Mallon) came to the Barrymore with a DJ in tow. That time around the DJ was DJ Big Wiz, this … Read More >

Run The Jewels Run The Majestic

“I’m known for pounding the stage, I’m talking burning and cursing” – Killer Mike, “Banana Clipper” by Run The Jewels Known for the sheer volume and intensity of braggadocio  that Run The Jewels has committed to vinyl (or … Read More >

Run the Jewels Preview

  This Friday the Majestic stage will host the tag-team champion of the underground rap world, Run The Jewels. Returning to Madison following the release of their free LP, RTJ2 (download it here), the … Read More >

Joey Badass at the Barrymore

  Small crowd? No problem. “I’m still gon’ show out” That’s exactly what the nineteen-year-old Brooklyn native did. He showed out. Joey Bada$$ shined with a performance that emulated the roots of hip-hop, bringing to Madison a traditional … Read More >

WSUM’s Dance Jams

At WSUM, we love to dance and we want everyone to dance with us. Here are our favorite dance jams for you to enjoy. [8tracks width=”600″ height=”200″ playops=”” url=”http://8tracks.com/mixes/4490151″] Lorenza Zebell – … Read More >