Mass Appeal: “Mike and El-P head to Graffiti’s SWAG Shop in Atlanta, Georgia and talk to four kids about real shit: girls vs. boys’ intelligence, Iggy Azalea, non-violent drug offenses, and more. Don’t sleep on the wisdom of the youth.”
From the critically acclaimed RTJ2 LP. Directed by RuffMercy.
World champions Killer Mike and El-P perform live in Paris, France. Amazing HD recorded footage, none that iPhone / Blackberry camera bullshit.
Bonus, check out the Run The Jewels inspired Marvel Comic book covers for Deadpool and Howard The Duck. Current Marvel EIC Axel Alonso is apparently a huge fan of the group.
“Oh My Darling (Don’t Cry)” is the second single off of Run The Jewels 2. Directed by Timothy Saccenti. In the second clip, the El-P auditions cats for Meow The Jewels.
Longtime rap scribe Byron Crawford was at the St. Louis, MO Run The Jewels concert on Monday night, while the Ferguson riots took place just 15 miles away. He reports for Cuepoint. Run The Jewels Stage a Rap Show During a Race Riot
After last nights Ferguson verdict, which found police officer Darren Wilson not indicted after the murder of Michael Brown, Killer Mike and El-P performed in St. Louis, Missouri, just miles away from Ferguson. He gave a tearful, heartfelt speech to the fans, before launching into some Run The Jewels bangers.
RTJ2 is available now.
If you caught J-Zone’s recent article, Can We Finally Bury The Word “Hater?”, one of the takeaways from it was that hip-hop has completely lost its edge. Everyone is so afraid to hurt their “brand,” that rap music is no longer “scary” in his words, and never challenges the status quo. Sure, there’s plenty of [cont.]
From the album A Lesson Unlearnt. Directed by Peter Lawrie Winfield & Storme Whitby Grubb.
From their self-titled sophomore album, Run The Jewels 2, Killer Mike and El-P perform “Early.” Review on the way.
Killer Mike and El-P’s Run The Jewels 2 is available now for free download, or for purchase on iTunes. HipHopSite.Com review coming soon. Their last one got @@@@@.
As you may have heard, Killer Mike and El-P offered a series of ridiculous pre-order packages for their Oct. 27th Run The Jewels album. Among these was an offer for $45,000, in which the duo would remix the album using nothing but “cat sounds.” The idea was a hit with fans, who started a Kickstarter [cont.]
A message from Jamie and Mike: Last year we gave you Run The Jewels and in exchange we asked for an email. Since then we haven’t been in touch unless you’ve seen us at a show, talked to us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram, bumped in to us at a bar, sold us weed, etc [cont.]
On the heels of a Summer festival run and Canadian headlining dates, Run The Jewels, the hip hop dream team of El-P and Killer Mike, have announced an extensive headlining tour with Ratking and Despot in support of their massively anticipated sophomore album RTJ2, set to arrive as a free download (via www.runthejewels.net), as well [cont.]
Here’s the first snippet from Killer Mike and El-P’s Run The Jewels 2 project, due sometime this year. Beat reminds us of some old Company Flow ish…
Killer Mike and El-P will form as Run The Jewels for a 13 city North american tour, throughout the U.S. and Canada. They are currently working on their second album, which will include collaborations with Zach De La Rocha and Travis Barker. Dates below: 07-31 Salt Lake City, UT – Pioneer Park * 08-02 Chicago, [cont.]
El-P speaks to Jinx at Complex about his upcoming Run The Jewels 2 project with his best friend, Killer Mike, saying that the album will be darker than their earlier material.
Killer Mike and El-P gave fans the first snippet from their upcoming Run The Jewels 2 last night. Although its only seven seconds, it shows that the record is coming along. We expect to see release before the end of the year… "nothing's even steven till these heathens learn to feel the blues, it would [cont.]
El-P and Killer Mike’s chain-snatching, poodle-shooting, antihero anthem “Run The Jewels” gets an appropriately bugged out animated video courtesy of Bristol’s RUFFMERCY. Watch this at high volume, preferably in a residential area. And also… by the way we've been recording RUN THE JEWELS 2 for 2 weeks now. just sayin. — el-p (@therealelp) February 19, [cont.]
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