Posts tagged "The Alchemist"

Action Bronson Goes for a Wild Ride in Gangrene’s ‘Driving Gloves’ Video

Gangrene, the production duo of the Alchemist and Oh No, have a new album called You Disgust Me out on August 7. For the first…
By: Colin Joyce / July 17, 2015

Boldy James, Earl Sweatshirt Menace on Alchemist-Blessed ‘Reform School’

Recently a little clique developed in Los Angeles: the rappers Earl Sweatshirt, Domo Genesis, and Action Bronson, plus the producer the Alchemist. In August of…
By: Jordan Sargent / October 7, 2013

Rap Release of the Week: The Alchemist’s ‘Yacht Rock’

Yacht Rock is the Alchemist's two-part, Dilla's Donuts-gone-cocaine-crazy collage of Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous clips, samples from sunbaked '70s pop and '80s cheese…
By: Brandon Soderberg / November 8, 2012

No Trivia’s Friday Five: Sherman Hemsley’s Proto-Swag

Sherman Hemsley, best known for portraying George Jefferson on the television show The Jeffersons, died earlier this week. Hemsley twisted a white-created cipher of a…
By: Brandon Soderberg / July 27, 2012

Hear the Alchemist’s Twisted Full ‘Russian Roulette’

Though super-producer the Alchemist is best known for producing Walkman-bangers for Nas, Mobb Deep, and Jadakass, he's increasingly indulging in an avant-garde streak, first i…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / July 17, 2012

The Alchemist, ‘Russian Roulette’ (Decon)

Rap cosmonaut and crew fueled on proto-electro UFO crashes, Tarkovsky, VHS horror, fusion jazz solos.
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / July 17, 2012