Kendrick Lamar

Kamasi Washington – The New Guard of Jazz


In the wake of his recent collaborations with Kendrick Lamar and Flying Lotus, Kamasi Washington has put himself in the perfect position to reinvigorate jazz music, and if the young faces crowding the Warfield Saturday night are any indication, he is doing just that. Washington’s opening set for Snarky Puppy marks his first performance in Read More

Outside Lands 2015: A Weird Slice of San Francisco Wrapped in a 3 Day Music Festival


This week I woke up sore and happy. After the pain of three days of music, friends, and even a little sun from time to time, I sat down to the monumental task of writing about Outside Lands. Like my thoughts on most things San Francisco, there is a lot more gray area than concrete opinions. Read More

Photos: Outside Lands 2015 Day Two Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Billy Idol + Many More


I hope you remembered to put on sunscreen Saturday because against all odds it was actually pretty hot. Taking advantage of the perfect August weather were some of today’s biggest acts across multiple genres. The highlight for us was King Kendrick and our photographer Pedro Paredes-Haz got up close and took some great pictures of Read More

Outside Lands 2015 Single Day Lineups Announced and Saturday is the Best/Worst, Single Day Tickets On Sale Thursday at 10am


Here we go people. The daily lineups for Outside Lands 2015 are upon us, and it looks like there will be a lot of fun and heartache in August. Single day tickets go on sale Thursday at 10am here. While Friday and Sunday have some strong acts, it’s pretty obvious that Saturday is going to be Read More

[SOTD] ASAP Rocky – Fuckin’ Problem ft. Drake, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz(Review)


With the release of the star-studded single “Fuckin’ Problem,” the only fuckin’ problem that can come to mind is how it’s possible to have four of the hottest rappers out right now on one song and still sound so subpar. Superstar emcees Drake, ASAP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar and 2 Chainz all lend their voices to Read More