Posts Tagged ‘Killer Mike’

“Make Friends With Someone Who Doesn’t Look Like You”: A Recap of Killer Mike’s NYU Lecture

Run The Jewels has an audience that defies demographics, and Killer Mike knows it. A diverse crowd congregated in the basement auditorium of New York University’s Global Center for Academic 7 Spiritual Life building (GCASL, pronounced ‘G-Castle’)... Read more »

Don’t Try and Run The Jewels

UPDATE: Killer Mike reportedly tore his rotator cuff during the altercation. He flew home to Atlanta to get it checked out, and his doctor told him to stay home and wear his arm in a sling. Mike... Read more »

Watch Run The Jewels Talk About Politics with Kids

Video segments with children are often expected to be a comedic relief. Adults will ask these children simple questions and their innocent answer are often hilarious. But every now and again, a child’s innocence allows them... Read more »

Watch Jack White Perform With Q-Tip, and Run the Jewels Bring Out Zack de la Rocha at Madison Square Garden

Not too long ago, Jack White announced that Run The Jewels would be opening his Madison Square Garden concert. That was a pretty big and bold choice, but White’s unannounced guest was even more surprising. Bringing... Read more »

Video: Run The Jewels – “Lie, Cheat, Steal”

At this point, it’s starting to feel like Run The Jewels can really do no wrong. It doesn’t matter if they’re performing in old train stations or remixing their album with cat sounds; everything El-P and... Read more »

Watch Run The Jewels Perform a In an Old Train Station in Paris

While over in Europe on tour, El-P and Killer Mike played a special Run The Jewels show in Paris, which was filmed by La Blogothéque. The nearly 40-minute show went down in an old train station,... Read more »

Listen to the First Snippets of “Meow The Jewels”

It’s official: Meow The Jewels, the all-cat Run The Jewels remix album that began as a joke pre-order option for last year’s RTJ2 is on its way. Producer El-P leaked his first takes of a cat-tastic “Jeopardy”... Read more »

Watch Run The Jewels Perform “Lie, Cheat, Steal” on Conan

During his introduction of Run The Jewels on his show last night, Conan O’Brien described the duo’s latest album as “one of the most critically acclaimed releases of 2014.” To show the audience and viewers at... Read more »

Man vs. The Machine: Why Killer Mike Was the Most Important Rapper of 2014

The first time I interviewed Michael “Killer Mike” Render was in September 2011. At the time, the Grammy-winning rapper was at the center of a controversy involving free speech and censorship when BET banned his music... Read more »

Video: Run The Jewels – “Oh My Darling (Don’t Cry)”

“Oh My Darling (Don’t Cry)” was the second track we heard from El-P and Killer Mike’s RTJII album, and now it’s the second track to be given the video treatment. The video, directed by Timothy Saccenti, is a... Read more »