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DJ Shadow and Nas Team Up for New Song “Systematic”

DJ Shadow and Nas have partnered up to create a new song for HBO's startup comedy Silicon Valley. "Systematic" is a funky, twisty track that finds Nas indicting a…
Anna Gaca / April 21, 2017

Video: DJ Shadow – “Bergschrund” ft. Nils Frahm

Late at night, a police officer pulls over a Cadillac on a rural road. The driver looks haggard, but he's acting jumpy and paranoid. It seems like…
Anna Gaca / December 14, 2016

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

DJ Shadow and Run the Jewels Soundtrack Politicians’ Battle Royale in ‘Nobody Speak’ Video

"Nobody Speak" is billed as a DJ Shadow track that features Run the Jewels, but the ball-fisted The Mountain Will Fall highlight fits squarely within the…
Brian Josephs / August 24, 2016

Watch DJ Shadow Spin Unreleased Hudson Mohawke Remix of ‘Midnight in a Perfect World’

Hudson Mohawke has gotten his name on tunes by the titanic likes of Drake ("Connect"), Kanye ("Blood on the Leaves," "I Am a God"), and…
Dan Weiss / August 2, 2016

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
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