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Twenty Years Later, DJ Shadow’s Endtroducing Is Getting a Remix Album Featuring Clams Casino, HudMo

DJ Shadow has been making yearning atmospheric beat music since the likes of Clams Casino were in grade school. Now, Endtroducing..., his classic 1996 debut, will be re-released…
Andy Cush / September 12, 2016

Review: On His Major-Label Debut, Clams Casino Is ’32 Levels’ and Then Some

Clams Casino is not, in the strictest sense, a hip-hop artist. But his influence over and relationship with the sound of the genre’s past decade…
Paul Thompson / July 20, 2016

Clams Casino Gets Verses From A$AP Rocky and Lil B on ‘Be Somebody’

Kevin Durant's departure to Golden State was another reminder that you don't beat BasedGod, you join him. Clams Casino knew this for a while, though.
Brian Josephs / July 14, 2016

Clams Casino and Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring Remember the ‘Ghost in a Kiss’

Producer Clams Casino is steadily gearing up for the release of his new album 32 Levels, and today brings a new song and video, "Ghost in a Kiss," a…
Anna Gaca / July 7, 2016

Clams Casino Calms Things Down With Kelela on ‘A Breath Away’

After linking up with Vince Staples for the doomsaying anthem "All Nite," Clams Casino decides to loosen up the atmosphere and add some tropical percussion to…
Brian Josephs / June 30, 2016

Clams Casino Snags Another Great Vince Staples Feature for ‘All Nite’

The Bay Area will be well represented in Clams Casino's upcoming album 32 Levels. We've already heard the one-of-a-kid Lil B vibing over "Witness," and the incendiary Vince Staples…
Brian Josephs / June 9, 2016

Clams Casino Announces New Album and Returns With ‘Blast’

Clams Casino hasn't released a project since 2013's Instrumental Tape 3, but he's finally ending the wait with new material this summer. The producer will release 32 Levels on…
Brian Josephs / May 19, 2016

Danny Brown and Clams Casino Team for Spacey ‘Worth It’ Single

The latest in Adult Swim's Singles Series has hit early this Monday morning. This week's entry is a collaboration between the helium-voiced Danny Brown and…
Colin Joyce / August 3, 2015

Kelela, Skrillex, and Clams Casino Offer Dreamy and Subtle Single

Boundary-pushing R&B singer Kelela issued an EP called Hallucinogen earlier this year, but it would appear that there's already new material in the works. As…
Colin Joyce / June 5, 2015

Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry and Clams Casino Drop ‘Jesus Is a Soul Man’

A new documentary about Lee "Scratch" Perry called The Upsetter was recently made available on demand, and to celebrate, the dub-reggae legend has released "Jesus is a Soul…
Colin Joyce / May 13, 2014

Rap Songs of the Week: Kendrick Lamar and YG Hootie for President(s)

Big Baby Gandhi, "Boomerang"A bit like Earl Sweatshirt's "Chum," what with the never-getting-off-the-ground chord organ beat and the regular-dude pathos and all. And that Earl…
Brandon Soderberg / December 6, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Drake’s Whitney Houston Whirl ‘Tuscan Leather’

2$ Fabo "How The Fuck Did I Get Here"Spaced-out snap-rap legend Fabo (now going by 2$ Fabo, for some weird reason), who recently came back…
Brandon Soderberg / September 27, 2013

Clams Casino Mines for ‘Crystals’ on ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Banger

Grand Theft Auto V just keeps giving. After sharing a 26-track mixtape featuring exclusives from Action Bronson, Tyga, Kool G Rap, and a slew of…
Kyle McGovern / September 25, 2013

Bass God Thundercat Gives the Lowdown on Sonic the Hedgehog and Singing Like Tiny Tim

Before striking out on his own as Thundercat, singer and bass-master Stephen Bruner spent plenty of time in the sideman shadows, lending his virtuosic low-end…
Dani Bronstein / July 9, 2013
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