Top Albums of 2011: 111-81

Better late than never, right? Well, at least that’s what we like to tell ourselves. Albeit quite a few weeks into 2012, here is BRM‘s list for the top albums of 2011, starting at the very top… or bottom… or whatever. 111 – Atmosphere, The Family Sign (Rhymesayers) 110 – Alabama Shakes, Alabama Shakes EP (self-released) 109 – Gang Gang Dance, Eye Contact (4AD) 108 – Army Navy, The Last Place (The Fever Zone) 107... Read More

Childish Gambino – Camp [8.5]

The experiences outlined in Childish Gambino’s Camp speak to one overarching theme: authenticity. As difficult as it was to take comedian Jamie Foxx seriously as an R&B singer after watching him solicit laughs as Jamie King on the Jamie Foxx Show, it’s almost as challenging to believe that Donald Glover—Troy Barnes on NBC’s Community—can embody the essence of a respectable hip-hop artist. But, gratefully, like Foxx,... Read More

Stream Childish Gambino’s New Album

Childish Gambino’s first official album, Camp, drops next Tuesday, November 15th. But you can listen to the whole thing right now, right here. Don’t expect a straight-up comedy album… this shit gets pretty personal.  Read More

Childish Gambino – “Bonfire” Video

Childish Gambino premiered his video for “Bonfire” today, in anticipation of his full-length album CAMP dropping November 15th. Watch it below. Childish Gambino – Music – More Music Videos  Read More

Fun Fun Fun Festival Announces Lineup

The Fun Fun Fun Festival will be held in Austin, TX, this year on November 4th till the 6th. They’ve announced the full lineup, which features names like Public Enemy, Passion Pit, Slayer, Odd Future, Major Lazer, Lykke Li, Childish Gambino and many more. The festival will also feature performances of some reunited bands like Hot Snakes, Kid Dynamite and Danzig playing Misfits songs. On top of all the great bands coming to play, there will also... Read More



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