23 Nov
Members of The Faint drop first techno fortified mix

The latest Mad Decent purveyors of techno Depressed Buttons just released their new Mixmeat Mixtape, featuring tracks by artists as far ranging as Siriusmo, Underworld, Drop the Lime and even Bob Dylan. Which makes sense, given the band’s disparate techno sounds. Three-fifths of seminal indie synth band The Faint, Clark Baechle, Todd Fink, and Jacob […]


18 Aug
Gary, Indiana's best picks up the mic, drops the DJ

The King of Gary, Indiana, rapper Freddie Gibbs released the much-loved mixtape Str8 Killa No Filla a couple weeks back to much acclaim. This week, however, he’s removing all the tags from the audio (thank god) and making it a DJ-free mixtape. Along with guys like J Cole, Gibbs is undoubtedly one of the harbingers […]


1 Jun
The return of Chicago's Chuck Inglish and Mikey Rocks

Just in time for June cookouts (but just after Memorial Day, missed that one), The Cool Kids return with their new mixtape, Tacklebox. Chuck Inglish and Mikey Rocks get some visits from Raekwon and company, rap about the Lakers and drop their usual clever ass rhymes. Stream or download it HERE.


31 Mar
Biggie Smalls mashes it up with the beloved indie band du jour

It’s a good week for free mixtapes. After Asher Roth dropped his foodie mix Seared Foie Gras with Quince and Cranberry, San Fransisco’s wait what decided to mash up Biggie Smalls with beloved indie band du jour The XX and titled it The Notorious XX. As he explains, “the notorious xx began as an idea […]