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Thursday Apr 17 | AllHipHop.com

De La Soul Announce "Smell The Da.I.S.Y." Instrumental Record Store Hunt

Two big annual festivities are taking place this weekend - Easter Sunday and Record Store Day.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, The Roots

Thursday Apr 17 | Animal

New J Dilla/De La Soul Instrumental Record Is For Sale in NYC Somewhere

Last month, De La Soul surprise-released Smell the Da.I.S.Y., a collection of vintage De La verses reworked over previously unheard J Dilla beats.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, J Dilla

Tue Apr 15, 2014


2014 Rock the Garden headliners: De La Soul, Spoon

Classic hip-hop trio De La Soul and Texas rockers Spoon will headline this summer's Rock the Garden, which expands to two days for the first time this year -- June 21 and 22 at the Walker Art Center's Sculpture Garden in downtown Minneapolis.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Hip-Hop, Minneapolis, MN, Music, Entertainment

Star Tribune

Spoon, De La Soul, Guided by Voices top Rock the Garden 2014 lineup

Welcome to Artcetera. Arts-and-entertainment writers and critics post movie news, concert updates, people items, video, photos and more.


Related Topix: Spoon, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Minnesota, Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sunday Herald

Why Outkast's Hey Ya! has stood the test of time

"Musically and lyrically, OutKast are unusual, even given the medium's history of experimentation.


Related Topix: Outkast, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Pharcyde, Rap, Public Enemy, N.W.a.

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Imelda May, Incognito, De La Soul And Many More Added To Line-Up For Love Supreme Festival 2014

A host of high profile acts have been added to the line-up for Jazz FM's Love Supreme Jazz Festival including alternative hip hop pioneers De La Soul, who will play songs from their illustrious 25-year career as a full 10 piece live band, Irish rockabilly star Imelda May, showcasing music from her brand new album Tribal, and acid jazz legends ... (more)


Related Topix: Imelda May, Hip-Hop, Incognito, Acid-Jazz, Jazz FM, Jazz, Jamie Cullum, Soul

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Lantern

Opinion: Lily Allen, Kelis worth cruise across the pond to Glastonbury

Kelis is set to perform at the Glastonbury Festival, which is slated to run June 25-29 in Somerset, England.


Related Topix: Kelis, R-N-B, Hot Chicks, Lily Allen, Devon County, England, Blondie, Pop/Rock, Outkast, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Opinion

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Glastonbury Line-Up Confirmed: Elbow, Kasabian, Arcade Fire, Jack White...And Who Else?

After months of speculation, the official line-up has been confirmed for the 2014 Glastonbury Festival, which will be held from the 27th to the 29th June this year.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Jurassic 5, Pop/Rock, Manic Street Preachers

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Nashville Scene

The great adventures of masterful storyteller and hip-hop founding father Slick Rick

Well, you could make probably make that argument for any year half a decade before or after 1988 - this is the height of hip-hop's golden age we're talking about.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Slick Rick, Biz Markie, Rap, Public Enemy, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Dr. Dre

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Denver Westword


The weed-laced sagacity of Whygee's delivery and Gypdahip's crisp, deep-crate samples are a natural pairing.


Related Topix: Q-Tip, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, A Tribe Called Quest, Music, Entertainment

Sun Mar 30, 2014

ABC News

The Latest From Shakira, Karmin, De La Soul, The Hold Steady and More

It is a ridiculously busy this week, with the latest from Shakira, the second offering from Internet sensation Karmin, Canadian rockers Tokyo Police Club, '80s icon Boy George with his first proper album in 19 years, a new mixtape from De La Soul, The Hold Steady and a lost album from Johnny Cash.


Related Topix: Shakira, Pop/Rock, Dance, Karmin, Hip-Hop, Boy George, Liars, Entertainment

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Concert review: Jurassic 5, Powerstation

Jurassic 5 reformed in 2013 and are in the middle of a world tour celebrating their 20th anniversary together.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Jurassic 5, California, Q-Tip, A Tribe Called Quest


De La Soul Offers Free Full Length Mixtape Download On BitTorrent

Last month, De La Soul released their entire discography free online. Today, the hip hop pioneers, released a new mixtape download"Smell the D.A.I.S.Y." free in partnership with BitTorrent.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, J Dilla, Audio


De La Soul release free mixtape Smell the DA.I.S.Y., featuring unreleased J Dilla beats

Last month, De La Soul shared their entire catalogue for free , as sampling issues were preventing the hip-hop legends from selling them digitally.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, J Dilla


De La Soul partners with BitTorrent to offer full-length mixtape download for free

Remember the time De La Soul offered all of its albums as free downloads - only to see the server hosting those downloads go down under the load of excited fans? That won't happen with the pioneering Hip Hop group's new digital project: De La Soul has teamed up with BitTorrent to release a new mixtape called Smell the DA.I.S.Y. as a free BitTorrent ... (more)


Related Topix: Hip-Hop

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Madison Publishing

De La Soul to headline WSSF

Creating the lineup for the World Ski and Snowboard Festival's Outdoor Concert Series was particularly challenging this year, but not for the reasons you might think.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Canada, Ska

Mon Mar 24, 2014


Jurassic 5 add extra Dublin date

The original line-up of renowned LA hip-hop collective Jurassic 5 will now play Dublin's Vicar Street on June 16 and 17 due to extra demand.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Jurassic 5, Q-Tip, A Tribe Called Quest

The Daily Republic

Educating today's kids requires different skills

At first, the title of a lecture spelled out on a big screen at the University of Arizona seemed as if it had an embarrassing grammatical error: "Stakes is High: Educating New Century Students."


Related Topix: Family, Kids, University of Arizona, Hip-Hop, University of Wisconsin Madison, Opinion