CLIPPING – SPLENDOR & MISERY

Clipping’s new album, ‘Splendor & Misery’ isn’t your average Hip Hop album.  But then nothing’s going to be straightforward when the voice of the project is a computer on board a slave-carrying slave ship that’s been commandeered by one of its cargo.  Featuring singles ‘Baby Don’t Sleep‘ and ‘Air ‘Em Out‘, the dystopian, Afrofuturist concept…

CLIPPING – AIR ‘EM OUT

The first single to come from Clipping’s forthcoming LP ‘Splendor & Misery’ was ‘Baby Don’t Sleep‘; an arrestingly breakneck introduction to the “adystopian, Afrofuturist concept album” from which it’s lifted.  The story, told through the eyes of an interstellar slave ship’s onboard computer during an uprising.    Director Carlos Lopez Estrada says of the new video: “I met with Clipping…

CLIPPING – BABY DON’T SLEEP

Experimental Hip Hop trio Clipping release ‘Baby Don’t Sleep’, a new video in collaboration with multi-disciplinary artist Cristopher Cichocki. The intense, abbrasive track is matched brilliantly by Cichocki’s experiments with interference static, oscilloscopic wavelengths and flicker-frame animation.  The track comes with the announcement that Clipping will release new album ‘Splendor & Misery’ on September 9, their first new project…

CLIPPING. – INTRO [VIDEO]

Clipping. have released a new video for ‘Intro’, a track taken from their self-titled 2014 sophomore album ‘CLPPNG.’.  Known for their experimental, industrial sound and generally placing noise and lo-fi fuzz underneath Daveed Diggs fast, energetic flow – ‘Intro’ is no exception, with the eerie ringing, static and video reel sounds pay tribute to their musique concrète influence.  The…

THE PROVINCE PLAYLIST – OCTOBER 2014

October has been a big month: BadBadNotGood and Ghostface Killah announced a collaborative album with new track ‘Gunshowers‘, Mac Miller signed to Warner and released a new track, and Flatbush Zombies & Underachievers united as ‘Clockwork Indigo‘.  Not only that, but we’ve seen new projects drop from the likes of Black Milk, Childish Gambino, Run The Jewels, Baauer and Vince…

CLIPPING – SOMETHING THEY DON’T KNOW / MOUTH

LA’s Clipping release a double-sided single today, consisting of ‘Something They Don’t Know’ [ft. SP The Moor, Nocando, Open Mike Eagle & Cuts by Baseck] and ‘Mouth’ [ft. Black Mushroom & Chinaka Hodge].  Speaking about the double release on BandCamp, the LA trio said: ‘Something They Don’t Know’ contains twenty four samples. We will send…

CLIPPING – INSIDE OUT

This Summer saw the release of Clipping’s debut LP ‘CLPPING’ on Sub Pop Records, and now they’re back with the first visual from the project, ‘Inside Out’.  The superbly original video sees the group’s Daveed Diggs walking headless through the streets while items derived the track’s lyrical content spew forth from his neck.  Director Carlos Lopez Estrada has done…