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Listen to DJ Shadow’s New BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix series, the Saturday morning cartoons of people who like to listen to 4 a.m. Saturday superstar DJ sets, scored a major…
Anna Gaca / July 2, 2016

Review: Allow DJ Shadow to Re-Endtroduce Himself on ‘The Mountain Will Fall’

Endtroducing..… will be referenced in about 90 percent of anything written about DJ Shadow until the day he dies — that’s what happens when you singlehandedly…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

DJ Shadow Premieres ‘The Sideshow’ on Beats 1

DJ Shadow's The Mountain Will Fall, his first album since 2011's The Less You Know, the Better, is finally dropping this Friday. To build the hype, DJ-turned-go-to-world-…
Brian Josephs / June 20, 2016

Too Past, Too Present, and Too Future: The Timeline Confusion of DJ Shadow

If you've read anything about DJ Shadow's activity in the half-decade between the release of his fourth album, 2011's The Less You Know, the Better,…
Andrew Unterberger / June 17, 2016

DJ Shadow Brings Run the Jewels to ‘Fallon’ for ‘Nobody Speak’

Musical guest DJ Shadow was joined by Run the Jewels on last night's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, performing their collaboration "Nobody Speak" with a live horn section. (Perhaps…
Anna Gaca / June 15, 2016

DJ Shadow Teams Up With Nils Frahm on ‘Bergschrund’

DJ Shadow claims he's moved away from the sampling techniques that made him famous on The Mountain Will Fall, his upcoming fifth studio album. The title…
Brian Josephs / June 8, 2016

DJ Shadow Visits Outer Space in New Video for ‘The Mountain Will Fall’

There's still a DJ Shadow album to look forward to after what's been a hectic spring. The Mountain Will Fall is slated for a June 24 release,…
Brian Josephs / May 4, 2016

Listen to Run the Jewels Stomp on DJ Shadow’s ‘Nobody Speak’

The legendary DJ Shadow has a new song called "Nobody Speak," and while the funky, brass-heavy production is ace, the real stars are Run the Jewels. El-P and Killer Mike grace…
Anna Gaca / April 14, 2016

DJ Shadow Returns With ‘Liquid Amber EP,’ Machinedrum Remix, Own Label

Bay Area turntablism great DJ Shadow has released The Liquid Amber EP, a three-song collection in conjunction with his just-announced Liquid Amber record label. The…
Brennan Carley / August 12, 2014

DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist to Tour Afrika Bambaataa’s Record Collection

New York DJ Afrika Bambaataa changed the music landscape forever with his omnivorous approach to dance music, spawning, in part, the last three decades or…
Colin Joyce / June 16, 2014

DJ Shadow Shares the Mix That Miami Couldn’t Handle

Last month, famous Miami nightclub Mansion booted DJ Shadow from the hip-hop trailblazer's own show a mere 20 minutes into his set. Promoters have since…
Chris Martins / January 2, 2013

Miami Club Is Totally Sorry for Kicking DJ Shadow Out of DJ Shadow’s Show

DJ Shadow received a public apology from Miami venue Mansion Nightclub Friday (December 21), after a promoter for the club cut short the instrumental hip-hop trailblazer's…
Kyle McGovern / December 21, 2012

DJ Shadow, ‘The Less You Know, the Better’ (Verve)

He does whatever he wants, this guy. Though nowhere near as antagonistic as 2006's hyphy-saturated The Outsider, DJ Shadow's fourth album still defies expectations, dabbling…
Rob Harvilla / October 4, 2011

DJ Shadow Returns With First Video, New Sound

Earlier this week, pioneering beatsmith DJ Shadow unveiled "I'm Excited," the first song off The Less You Know, The Better, his first album in five…
Peter Gaston / August 25, 2011

DJ Shadow Delivers Two Free Tracks

DJ Shadow won't release his still-untitled new album until next year, but the artist has unveiled two new songs, "Def Surrounds Us" and "I've Been…
Daniel Burgess / September 14, 2010