Aesop Rock

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2013

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    Once a year, art aficionados and music junkies alike swarm the streets of the Magic City for Art Basel Miami Beach. You know, that mega "arty party" where the entire city becomes an artistic and musical masterpiece showcasing work from some of the world's most talented creatives? And while art ma ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 10, 2011
  • Calendar

    October 16, 2008

    Luscious Lyricism

    Come on out for the CunninLynguists.

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2008

    Rapper Camu Tao Passes Away at Age 30

    Hip-hop artist Camu Tao, known for his membership in acclaimed underground assemblies MHz, S.A. Smash, the Nighthawks, and the Weathermen, passed away Sunday afternoon after a two-year battle with lung cancer. Born Tero Smith, he was two weeks shy of his 31st birthday. In his hometown of Columbus, ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008

    Junc Ops

    2013 (Circuitree Records)

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2008

    Bleubird, Astronautilus and DJ Immortal at Central Pub in Margate

    Bleubird is a rapper who has taken an unusual path to success. His style is a combination of the heady white-boy rhymes of Aesop Rock and the rapid-fire spoken-word style of Saul Williams. Hell, call him Allen Ginsberg with shelltoes on if you want to, because he can fit that role as well. He's been ... More >>

  • Music

    November 8, 2007

    Rock's Hard Place

    Aesop on turning 30, getting hitched, and leaving New York

  • Music

    September 13, 2007

    Aesop Rock

    None Shall Pass (Definitive Jux)

  • Music

    June 28, 2007

    Super Soundz

    As producer Kentsoundz, and one half of the group Junc Ops, Kent Hernandez is slowly expanding Miami's musical minds

  • Music

    March 15, 2007

    The El Word

    After years as an underground MC hero, El-P drops a sonic bomb that will rock your world

  • Music

    July 13, 2006

    Fishing for Inspiration

    Aesop Rock's cure for writer's block includes a comic book collabo

  • Music

    March 16, 2006

    World Party

    A heavy bookend tests festival's endurance

  • Music

    January 19, 2006

    Where's the Beat?

    SouthBeat Records is set to finally live up to its potential

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    The Independent Juxtaposition

    Def Jux reasserts its status as this decade's most important independent hip-hop label

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    C-Rayz Walz

    Year of the Beast (Definitive Jux)

  • Music

    April 21, 2005


    True & Livin' (Live Up Records)

  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    Prefuse 73

    Surrounded by Silence Warp

  • Music

    January 13, 2005


    Whose Culture?

  • Music

    November 25, 2004
  • Music

    April 22, 2004

    Vast Aire

    Look Mom ... No Hands (Chocolate Industries)

  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    Wake Up!

    A year-end rant or rave for the rap music industry

  • Music

    December 11, 2003

    Where's the Roc?

    Wrekonize may have won MTV's latest MC Battle, but he's still looking for a little respect

  • Music

    November 13, 2003

    Fabled Aesop

    The rhymes are strange and the beats are bleak, but Aesop Rock insists that his latest is anything but experimental

  • Music

    September 11, 2003

    The Me Country

    For some, 9/11 was life-changing; for others, it was just another bad day

  • Music

    June 5, 2003

    He Said, He Said

    No matter what happens between Push Button Objects and Seven, their friendship is over

  • Music

    May 8, 2003

    Prefuse 73

    One World Extinguisher(Warp)

  • News

    January 9, 2003

    Different Slides for Older Guys

    Brooooce! -- and the year in pop music

  • Music

    January 3, 2002

    Hangover Records

    Records worth hanging on to, for Auld Lang Syne