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Concert Alert: GZA Perfoming Liquid Swords @ City Winery October 30 & 31st

posted by Luis Hernandez October 4, 2016

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So this came out of nowhere, Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA is going on a mini tour in New York & Chicago! Not only is that great news, he also his performing his classic album Liquid Swords in its entirety! Don’t sleep, Cop tix here and in the mean time appreciate this timeless hit:

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Riot Fest Chicago 2016 Daily Schedule Is Out

posted by Oscar August 30, 2016

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We all know #RiotFestSucks, so how about a little something to have you complain about it some more? Well today we finally get the daily schedule for Riot Fest Chicago, featuring tons of sweet, delicious time conflicts between some of our favorite acts playing this year!

These are some of toughest set overlaps we’re going to be fighting over:

  • Friday: Ween vs. Refused; The Flaming Lips vs. NOFX vs. Highly Suspect
  • Saturday: Motion City Soundtrack vs. The Hold Steady; The Hives vs. GZA; Death Cab For Cutie vs. Method Man & Redman; Nas vs. Morrissey
  • Sunday: Dee Snider vs. Juliette Lewis & The Licks vs. Andrew W.K.; The Julie Ruin vs. Joey Bada$$; Jake Bugg vs. Deftones; Rob Zombie vs. Sleater-Kinney vs. Death Grips

Check out the schedule in full here. For real tho, #RiotFestSucks. See y’all there.

Some tickets are still available, so get yours now: riotfest.org/chicago/tickets/

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Video: GZA and Tom Morello Perform “The Mexican” Live on ‘The Tonight Show’

posted by Oscar March 4, 2015

GZA and Tom Morello hit up The Tonight Show together Tuesday night for a performance of “The Mexican.” The Wu-Tang Clan rapper and the Rage Against The Machine guitarist gave a live debut to their collaborative cover of the 1972 single by British rock band Babe Ruth.

Their version largely stayed true to the old B-boy favorite but it all really lit up when Morello delivered another one of his enigmatic guitar solos and breakdancers arrived to their thing to the classic tune. Check that out above.

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Wu-Tang Clan – “Keep Watch”

posted by Oscar March 19, 2014

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Apparently a Wu-Tang Clan reunion record is indeed underway. The first glimpse of A Better Tomorrow comes via “Keep Watch” with decent verses from the likes of Method Man and GZA. The beat on the other hand needed more liveliness the hook goes on for way too long. Let’s just hope the coming tracks from this group’s latest effort brings more to the table.

Hear the Wu’s new song below. Pre-order A Better Tomorrow. Continue Reading