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King Krule: Rock & Roll in Neoliberal Britain

This song, by King Krule, caught my attention recently.

One of the interesting things here for me is the way in which the song and the video use the figure of the ‘juvenile delinquent’ in (slightly different) ways, which resist and contest this stereotype and the associations that go with it. 489 more words


Song Of The Week #6

While the influx of experimental and “different” rap is akin to a snowball effect, only few projects and songs actually stand out. On Ratking’s new full length project, it is the song… 162 more words

Song Of The Week

King Krule, La Cigale

I saw King Krule at La Cigale a couple weeks ago.

Oh he was so good– deep voice, very interesting interaction.  At the very end he double pointed at the crowd and walked off stage.


King Krule / Octopus


This night won’t end in time for me to see in you a warning
So close down and find your heart in the pit of your existence… 126 more words


'So Sick Stories'

RATKING (Feat. King Krule)

Alternative British artists and American rappers have been getting very intimate with each other recently. James Blake has been getting cosy with… 167 more words


Harlem rap trio Ratking aren’t due to officially release their album, ‘So It Goes’, until April 8, but have already made it available to stream via NPR.   68 more words

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