THE 90S

Old Rap Shit

That Time in 1999 When Magic Johnson Managed Ma$e

In the late 90s, artists like DMX, Jay Z, and Master P were driving the culture, but one name has somewhat been written out of history as one of the era's biggest stars: Ma$e.
Andrew Barber
5.5.17
Premieres

Solids Continue to Sweat Blood and Premiere the Video for "Blank Stare"

The Montreal band shares the video ahead of their EP 'Else,' which is out next week via Topshelf Records.
Eric Sundermann
4.6.16
Op-Eds

Vince Staples Is Right: Chill Out About the Goddamn 90s

Put aside your kneejerk reaction and do some math: Are we really expecting artists to love music that came out when they were in diapers?
Kyle Kramer
10.29.15
Interviews

Stains on the Sidewalk: We Downed Beers in Chinatown with Former Pavement Bassist Mark Ibold

"It was never a band that really practiced much."
Jordan N. Mamone
8.13.15
Deep Ass Questions

Is There Anything, at All, in the World, We Can Use CDs for?

It's a legitimate question.
Ryan Bassil
8.21.14
we saw this

When It’s Over: I Saw Smash Mouth, Uncle Kracker, Blues Traveler, and Sugar Ray in Small Town Wisconsin

We have become our parents. Damn you and your beautifully catchy and terrible hooks, Mark McGrath.
Andrew Winistorfer
7.23.14
Premieres

The Video for "Someone Else" by Dead Stars is an Actual Time Machine

Wish these guys were playing in my laundromat every Sunday…
Kim Taylor Bennett
5.13.14
Features

What Shitty Hip Hop Fan Are You?

It’s our job to remind you that you’re not a unique little snowflake dancing on obscurity, you’re just a shitty human being with the same taste as hundreds of other people.
Drew Millard
Ryan Bassil
2.26.14