| Apr 24, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Wu-Tang Clan might not issue a comeback album to mark its 20th anniversary.
The Staten Island collective’s long-gestating album, “A Better Tomorrow,” is slated to arrive in July. But group turmoil seems to be getting in the way.
| May 16, 2014
| 11:14 AM
The Wu-Tang Clan is busy this year. They’re tackling “A Better Tomorrow” (the group’s 20th anniversary album, coming in July), various concert appearances (including Riot Fest, Sept. 12-14 in Humboldt Park) and a secretive double...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Wu-Tang Clan just pushed the envelope wide open.
The rap group plans to release only one copy of its secretly recorded double-album, "The Wu - Once Upon a Time in Shaolin." They will sell the 31-track record -- priced in the millions --
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:48 PM
When the Wu-Tang Clan announced they would manufacture, and auction off, just one copy of a long-in-the-works secret album, the news was met with obvious intrigue.
Who would shell out the money for the rarity -- and how much would a given collector be...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:04 AM
One of the major draws of this year's Coachella — and the whole of the upcoming festival season — is the return of the Atlanta hip-hop team Outkast. To a certain generation, the Grammy-winning, platinum-selling duo's hits, including "Ms....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Amid all the talk of HBO’s drama "True Detective," little has been written about the music, and the way it paints the Louisiana mystery a certain color of brown. From the opening theme, the Handsome Family’s “Far From Any Road,” to...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 12:55 PM
We're a touch late to the game on this, but recently, both Hall & Oates and "Ballin' Oates" have been popping up on shuffle with a mysterious frequency, so much so that it deserves mention.
Hall & Oates? Dismiss them at your peril: The team long ago...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:47 AM
RZA is the latest artist to pay tribute to Paul Walker.
After news broke Saturday that the star of the “Fast & Furious” franchise had died in a single-car accident, the de facto Wu-Tang Clan frontman crafted a track in tribute to the actor,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Yahoo has taken a small step to bulk up its video portfolio with the acquisition of Evntlive, an early-stage startup that had created a "virtual venue" for live Internet concerts.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Evntlive announced Friday that it...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To judge by the media coverage this summer, only two hip-hop albums of note have been released. Both were recorded by multi-platinum multimillionaires raised on first- and second-generation hip-hop.
As even your grandma could probably tell you, these...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:40 PM
w/ Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, B.o.B and more. $50-$90, 6 p.m., Aug. 8. Oakdale Theatre, 95 South Turnpike Rd, Wallingford, oakdale.com
At 6:48 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24, @KirkKnight tweeted, "Somebody need to cook for me. This fast food...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:30 AM
On a recent afternoon Thebe Kgositsile, 19, wandered around his sparse central Hollywood apartment lugging a gallon of orange juice and thinking about the logo to his fledgling music imprint Tan Cressida.
A piano melody looped from a computer plugged...