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Chicago Tribune
Avalanches invite a bunch of guests to their sampling party in 'Wildflower'that allows for startling juxtapositions and unlikely collaborations: "The Nois
Avalanches invite a bunch of guests to their sampling party in 'Wildflower'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
that allows for startling juxtapositions and unlikely collaborations: "The Noisy Eater" has the eternally lovable Biz Markie jamming with a childrens choir singing the Beatles "Come Together" and "Frankie Sinatra" imagines Rodgers and... Read more
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Pitchfork
De La Soul: Buhloone Mindstate Album Reviewprecedents. Sometimes he’d stilt his bars, leaving half measures hollow or lett
De La Soul: Buhloone Mindstate Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
precedents. Sometimes he’d stilt his bars, leaving half measures hollow or letting sparred ad-libs from guests like Biz Markie and Shorty No Mas fill in the blanks. Elsewhere he would ramble on for bars and bars without even hitting a single... Read more
8d
Billboard
Chevelle Earns Second No. 1 on Top Rock Albums Chartreportedly been in production since the mid-2000s and includes contributions fr
Chevelle Earns Second No. 1 on Top Rock Albums Chart
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
reportedly been in production since the mid-2000s and includes contributions from, among others, Danny Brown, Toro y Moi, Biz Markie and Father John Misty. Wildflower's sales total is the best weekly sum that the trio has achieved in the U.S.;... Read more
15d
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Top 10 things to do around Atlanta this weekend (July 15-17)back in time to the 90s with this special tour, presented by SiriusXM, with act
Top 10 things to do around Atlanta this weekend (July 15-17)
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
back in time to the 90s with this special tour, presented by SiriusXM, with acts such as Salt N Pepa, Spinderella, Biz Markie, Kid ‘n Play, All-4-One, Coolie, Tone Loc, Rob Base, and Young MC. Enjoy live entertainment as you eat tomato... Read more
15d
Calgary Sun
MAGIC! tops this week's biggest music dudsjaunt, which comes stuffed with playful, seamlessly woven pop kaleidoscopes gra
MAGIC! tops this week's biggest music duds
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
jaunt, which comes stuffed with playful, seamlessly woven pop kaleidoscopes graced by vocal VIPs like Danny Brown, Biz Markie and Jennifer Herrema. Pick it. RATING: 4 (out of 5) Beautiful Broken Everybody wants a do-over sometimes. Even... Read more
16d
Oregon Daily Emerald
The Avalanches cast off their mystique on the excellent ‘Wildflower’shine through in the album’s ambient sections. Everyone has talked and will ta
The Avalanches cast off their mystique on the excellent ‘Wildflower’
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 16 days ago
shine through in the album’s ambient sections. Everyone has talked and will talk about “Noisy Eater,” the song with Biz Markie, because it’s the album’s biggest risk – and the one most obviously a goof. But it’s a funny one, even if you... Read more
21d
ArenaFan
Hip Hop Recording Artist Biz Markie To Headline "Fan Appreciation Night" (Hip Hop Recording Artist Biz Markie To Headline "Fan Appreciation Night" Tuesd
Hip Hop Recording Artist Biz Markie To Headline "Fan Appreciation Night" (
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
Hip Hop Recording Artist Biz Markie To Headline "Fan Appreciation Night" Tuesday July 5, 2016 Biz Markie set to perform a free post-game concert after the Storm’s final home game on Saturday, July 23TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Storm, in conjunction... Read more
22d
Pitchfork
8 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: The Avalanches, Aphex Twin, Schoolboy Q, Morerecord, Wildflower, features MF DOOM, Danny Brown, Father John Misty, Toro Y Mo
8 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: The Avalanches, Aphex Twin, Schoolboy Q, More
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
record, Wildflower, features MF DOOM, Danny Brown, Father John Misty, Toro Y Moi, Jennifer Herrema of Royal Trux, Camp Lo, Biz Markie, Mercury Rev’s Jonathan Donahue, and Warren Ellis of the Bad Seeds/Dirty Three. Read our review of “Colours,”... Read more
22d
Pitchfork
The Avalanches: Wildflower Album Reviewdown, eventually wants to make their own primary source. Wildflower’s guest voc
The Avalanches: Wildflower Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
down, eventually wants to make their own primary source. Wildflower’s guest vocalists—including Detroit rapper Danny Brown, Biz Markie, rap duo Camp Lo, Jonathan Donahue of Mercury Rev, Chaz Bundick of Toro Y Moi, David Berman of Silver Jews,... Read more
22d
Pitchfork
The Avalanches: Wildflower Album Reviewdown, eventually wants to make their own primary source. Wildflower’s guest voc
The Avalanches: Wildflower Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
down, eventually wants to make their own primary source. Wildflower’s guest vocalists—including Detroit rapper Danny Brown, Biz Markie, rap duo Camp Lo, Jonathan Donahue of Mercury Rev, Chaz Budnick of Toro Y Moi, David Berman of Silver Jews,... Read more
22d
Boston Globe
Today’s Tupperware party is held on Facebookinitially hesitant, Pierce says she found the experience to be “very inspiring.
Today’s Tupperware party is held on Facebook
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
initially hesitant, Pierce says she found the experience to be “very inspiring.” Later that afternoon, rapper Biz Markie came out on stage to rap for the women. He performed his hit song “Just a Friend,” a humorous sight in a room... Read more
23d
The New Yorker
How Mike Will Made Ita falsetto voice, sang, “Oh, baby . . .” “Exactly,” Bell said, recognizing the
How Mike Will Made It
The New Yorker / Posted 23 days ago
a falsetto voice, sang, “Oh, baby . . .” “Exactly,” Bell said, recognizing the late-eighties song “Just a Friend.” “That Biz Markie vibe.” Roofeeo noodled around on a keyboard, playing airy, wheedling little melodies. These spooky-sounding keys,... Read more
23d
The Irish Times
The Avalanches - Wildflower album review: a sonic road trip taking in a host of genresSubways before developing into a smorgasbord of delights. With more moods than
The Avalanches - Wildflower album review: a sonic road trip taking in a host of genres
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
Subways before developing into a smorgasbord of delights. With more moods than a teenager, the album gathers party hip hop (Biz Markie is gleefully cartoonish on The Noisy Eater), woozy dream pop (fall in love with Colours), sun-soaked psychedelica... Read more
24d
News.com.au
The Avalanches have conquered health issues, lawsuits, lost funds and Empire of the Sun to bloom again with WildflowerThat was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made th
The Avalanches have conquered health issues, lawsuits, lost funds and Empire of the Sun to bloom again with Wildflower
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made the cut on Wildflower and it features Biz Markie and samples of a satirical advertising voiceover spruiking “ethereal cereal”. What else? “We made a whole bunch... Read more
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24d
Herald Sun
‘We went through seven shades of s---’That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made th
‘We went through seven shades of s---’
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made the cut on Wildflower and it features Biz Markie and samples of a satirical advertising voiceover spruiking “ethereal cereal”. What else? “We made a whole bunch... Read more
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24d
The Courier Mail
‘We went through seven shades of s---’That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made th
‘We went through seven shades of s---’
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made the cut on Wildflower and it features Biz Markie and samples of a satirical advertising voiceover spruiking “ethereal cereal”. What else? “We made a whole bunch... Read more
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24d
Adelaide Now
‘We went through seven shades of s---’That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made th
‘We went through seven shades of s---’
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
That was heartbreaking. We’ll still finish it eventually.” Noisy Eater made the cut on Wildflower and it features Biz Markie and samples of a satirical advertising voiceover spruiking “ethereal cereal”. What else? “We made a whole bunch... Read more
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25d
Philly.com
At concert on the Parkway, the stars come out before the rainTrump." The family-friendly-focused Philly fete got an early start with one mo
At concert on the Parkway, the stars come out before the rain
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
Trump." The family-friendly-focused Philly fete got an early start with one more nonlocal performer: crowd-pleasing rapper Biz Markie playing a DJ set, spinning Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Frankie Beverly & Maze hits for the pre-telecast... Read more
26d
NBC Philadelphia
July 4th Parade, Independence Celebrationp.m. - Leon Bridges 6:50 p.m. - The Intruders 7:15 p.m. - Harold Melvin's Blu
July 4th Parade, Independence Celebration
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 26 days ago
p.m. - Leon Bridges 6:50 p.m. - The Intruders 7:15 p.m. - Harold Melvin's Blue Notes 7:35 p.m. - The O'Jays 8 p.m. - Biz Markie DJ set Until 10 p.m. - The Philly POPS perform with Allison Blackwell and Justin Hopkins Wawa Welcome America!... Read more
28d
WA Today
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others, Danny Brown, foundation hip-hop artist Biz Markie, Father John Misty, Jonathan Donohue of Mercury Rev, MF Doom, Toro Y Moi, Warren Ellis and Jennifer Herrema of... Read more
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28d
Canberra Times
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others, Danny Brown, foundation hip-hop artist Biz Markie, Father John Misty, Jonathan Donohue of Mercury Rev, MF Doom, Toro Y Moi, Warren Ellis and Jennifer Herrema of... Read more
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28d
The Age
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others, Danny Brown, foundation hip-hop artist Biz Markie, Father John Misty, Jonathan Donohue of Mercury Rev, MF Doom, Toro Y Moi, Warren Ellis and Jennifer Herrema of... Read more
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28d
Sydney Morning Herald
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others
You've waited 16 years for this. So what took The Avalanches so long?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
in for the long haul, waiting until the time was right. These are, among others, Danny Brown, foundation hip-hop artist Biz Markie, Father John Misty, Jonathan Donohue of Mercury Rev, MF Doom, Toro Y Moi, Warren Ellis and Jennifer Herrema of... Read more
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29d
Adelaide Now
“I do this s--- my way”morning and cranking Deep Dish compilations are zapping right back. Music note
“I do this s--- my way”
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
morning and cranking Deep Dish compilations are zapping right back. Music notes: Cartoon hip hop like Ugly Duckling. Biz Markie rapping. This is grotesque, maybe I’m holding on too tight. “Ethereal cereal.” LULZ. Internal monologue: That’s a... Read more
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29d
The Courier Mail
“I do this s--- my way”morning and cranking Deep Dish compilations are zapping right back. Music note
“I do this s--- my way”
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
morning and cranking Deep Dish compilations are zapping right back. Music notes: Cartoon hip hop like Ugly Duckling. Biz Markie rapping. This is grotesque, maybe I’m holding on too tight. “Ethereal cereal.” LULZ. Internal monologue: That’s a... Read more
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29d
Brisbane Times
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches albumcrunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches album
Brisbane Times / Posted 29 days ago
crunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach Boys reference on the album) and rapper Biz Markie. When a voice crashes into a drum and rolls seamlessly into a jazz pattern that turns out to be more fractured... Read more
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29d
Faster Louder
The Avalanches’ long-awaited ‘Wildflower’ is a battle between time and timelessnesshas a kids choir reciting an expensive sounding Beatles’ ‘Come Together’, in wh
The Avalanches’ long-awaited ‘Wildflower’ is a battle between time and timelessness
Faster Louder / Posted 29 days ago
has a kids choir reciting an expensive sounding Beatles’ ‘Come Together’, in what’s essentially a novelty rap vehicle for Biz Markie. There lies Wildflower’s conflicting approach to hip-hop. Danny Brown feels perfunctory and rushed on ‘Frankie... Read more
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30d
WA Today
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches albumcrunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches album
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
crunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach Boys reference on the album) and rapper Biz Markie. When a voice crashes into a drum and rolls seamlessly into a jazz pattern that turns out to be more fractured... Read more
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30d
The Age
Wildflower review: Avalanches new album is another mind-blowing musical tripcrunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach
Wildflower review: Avalanches new album is another mind-blowing musical trip
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
crunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach Boys reference on the album) and rapper Biz Markie. When a voice crashes into a drum and rolls seamlessly into a jazz pattern that turns out to be more fractured... Read more
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30d
Sydney Morning Herald
Wildflower review: Avalanches new album is another mind-blowing musical tripcrunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach
Wildflower review: Avalanches new album is another mind-blowing musical trip
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
crunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach Boys reference on the album) and rapper Biz Markie. When a voice crashes into a drum and rolls seamlessly into a jazz pattern that turns out to be more fractured... Read more
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30d
Canberra Times
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches albumcrunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach
First look at the astonishing new Avalanches album
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
crunching vegetables (a la the Beach Boys on Smile, not the first or last Beach Boys reference on the album) and rapper Biz Markie. When a voice crashes into a drum and rolls seamlessly into a jazz pattern that turns out to be more fractured... Read more
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