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Stream Aesop Rock and Homeboy Sandman’s New EP Triple Fat Lice

Aesop Rock and Homeboy Sandman have released Triple Fat Lice, the third of their Lice series following 2015’s Lice and last year’s Lice Two: Still Buggin’.
Taylor Berman / August 12, 2017

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Aesop Rock Drops Video for ‘Pizza Alley’

Last month, Aesop Rock announced that he was releasing Spirit World Field Guide, his first new album in five years that also serves as a…
SPIN Staff / October 16, 2020

Aesop Rock Announces First Solo Album in Five Years

After a few years of side projects and collaborations, Aesop Rock is ready to bounce back with his first solo album in nearly five years.
Brenton Blanchet / September 9, 2020

Aesop Rock and TOBACCO Announce Collaborative Album Malibu Ken, Release “Acid King”

Alt-rap stalwart Aesop Rock and TOBACCO (formerly of Black Moth Super Rainbow) have announced a new collaborative album called Malibu Ken. The LP is due out…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 20, 2018

Aesop Rock – “Klutz”

Aesop Rock is back with a new single called "Klutz," his first since last year's charity benefit single "Hot Dogs." The track is another display of…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 18, 2018

Video: Aesop Rock – “Hot Dogs”

In the last few months, the veteran underground-rap expressionist Aesop Rock has teamed up with Homeboy Sandman on Triple Fat Lice, their third collaborative EP, and…
Stereogum / November 1, 2017

Video: Aesop Rock – “Get Out of the Car”

As El-P noted earlier this morning, today marks the ninth anniversary of Camu Tao's passing following his battle with lung cancer. Fellow former Def Jux signee Aesop…
Brian Josephs / May 25, 2017

Aesop Rock Is a Stay-at-Home Puppet in ‘Kirby’ Video

Aesop Rock is a lyrically dense rhymer of multiple idiosyncrasies. One of them is the ability to make a decent ode to his cat. Today…
Brian Josephs / June 27, 2016

Aesop Rock Performs on ‘The Late Show’ With Yo La Tengo

Aesop Rock has been rapping professionally for about 20 years, known as an acclaimed lyricist for a majority of them. But his appearance on last…
Brian Josephs / June 14, 2016

Review: Aesop Rock Won’t Shut the Hell Up on ‘The Impossible Kid’

5SPIN Rating: 5 of 10Release Date: May 02, 2016Label: RhymesayersFormer Myspace nerds like myself first heard Aesop Rock because of tracks like 2005's "Facemelter," a…
Safy-Hallan Farah / May 4, 2016

Listen to Aesop Rock’s Geeky Reworking of Pusha T’s ‘Untouchable’

Aesop Rock has shared his own version of Pusha T's "Untouchable," keeping the Timbaland-produced beat and replacing the lyrics with a wild stream of consciousness…
Anna Gaca / March 22, 2016

SPIN Overlooked Albums Report: Aesop Rock and Homeboy Sandman Eat a Whole Food Web

We're inundated with so much music now that, more and more, great collections of songs go unnoticed — especially when music critics go into hyperdrive during…
SPIN Staff / January 8, 2016

Photos: Lil BUB and Her Famous Friends

Lil BUB is one of the most famous cats on the planet. She has her own documentary, online talk show, hardcover book, primetime Animal Planet…
SPIN Staff / August 1, 2014

Hear Busdriver’s Prickly Collab with Danny Brown and Aesop Rock

Los Angeles favorite art-rap favorite Busdriver is back not only with news of a new album called Perfect Hair, but also a psychedelic single called…
Colin Joyce / June 17, 2014

See Who Has the Biggest Vocabulary in Rap

New York-based "designer, coder, and data scientist" Matt Daniels has taken on a number of nerdy, statistically minded rap projects over the years. Most recently,…
Colin Joyce / May 5, 2014
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