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RJD2 embodies the spirit of Philadelphia on his new album ‘Dame Fortune’

RJD2

INTERVIEW: It wasn’t until after the eclectic producer moved to the City of Brotherly Love that he realized what a perfect fit it was for him.

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The unexpected cult of Run the Jewels

SHOW REVIEW: RTJ have wisely relied on their audience, which is growing at an exponential rate due to their open relationship with both new and established media, while creating direct lanes with fans.

Meow the Jewels hits 10k in Kickstarter funding

Run the Jewels have captured the cultural zeitgeist by opening up their world to all cat-sourced production for a “RTJ2” remix experiment, but it’s going to take a shit-ton more small donations to make this a reality.

Five Outside Lands trends in 2014

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Headliners Kanye West, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and The Killers were the focus of the many knee-jerk reactions, but what does the lineup say as a whole?

Showbams’ top shows of 2013

BEST OF 2013: The Bam Team looks back at our favorite shows that took place in the Bay Area music scene and beyond this year.

El-P and Killer Mike make ‘rap church’ a reality as Run the Jewels

SHOW REVIEW: After performing excellent solo sets, El-P and Killer Mike joined forces as Run the Jewels for one of the best live music experiences of the year at The Independent.

New Music: Run the Jewels (EL-P + Killer Mike) – Self-titled

“Put these two together and you have the best hip-hop album of the year so far, and one of the best overall albums of 2013.”

Win free tickets: EL-P + KILLER MIKE = RUN THE JEWELS

WIN FREE TICKETS to El-P & Killer Mike as Run The Jewels.