Listen to Hanni El Khatib's Straight Rock Banger, "Family"
From the moment you press play on "Family," you know that Hanni El Khatib does not fuck around. The rock 'n' roll renassance man kicks off the first single off his forthcoming sophomore LP Head in the Dirt with an agitated drum fill leading right into a steamrolling four-chord riff and doesn't let up for the next two and a half minutes. Produced by Black Keys' Dan Aurbach in his Nashville studio, "Family" is a no-frill-all-kill straight rock jam. Check it out below, and look out for Head in the Dirt, out 4/30 on Innovative Leisure.
The Great Korean Invasion of Keith Ape: Noisey Raps
Hailing from Seoul, South Korea, Keith Ape made hip-hop history with the international hit “It G Ma.” In this episode of Noisey Raps, we follow him and his crew as they get to know the US.
Stormzy and Muzi: From South London to South Africa
Stormzy travelled to South Africa to check out the local music scene with producer Muzi, where the pair discovered their similarities, and Stormzy learnt about gqom music and Zulu culture.
King Diamond and Slayer's Kerry King - Back and Forth
King versus King. The two metal legends talk about pivotal moments in their career, creating guitars with rubber bands, and what it's like when a fan offers to carve your logo into their skin.