One of my favorite songs from last year’s still-slamming, Spaceship & Rockets. Houston is low-key having a moment right now, between The Outfit, Easy Yves Saint, Maxo Kream, and probably a dozen others I’m leaving out (2-way paging Shea Serrano). The album and its chopped and screwed version are below the jump, because some of […]
Max Bell has a pocket full of stones.  There’s no shortage of posts about The Outfit, TX here on this site (see here, here, and here). Each is essentially for the same reason: the Houston, Texas trio is responsible for one of the best albums of 2012. And so, this post is really no different. It’s rare […]
I might be running out of superlatives to offer to The Outfit, TX. We write about a lot of new music at this site, but it’s rare when an album stays on my iPod into the next season. Their Starships and Rockets record remains in semi-permanent rotation, a combination of screw music, swanging, and outer […]
Hi, Internet. Stop bitching about the MTV list that no one cares about. Stop interpreting Drake lyrics like they were orphic entrails that may or may not be taking shots at Pusha, Chris Brown, and Rihanna’s Battleship. There are plenty of excellent rappers actually from Houston who are getting no love because they don’t have […]
Last week, Shea Serrano sent me a frazzled early morning e-mail asking me why The Outfit, TX. weren’t bigger. My only response was: no publicist, no organized hype campaign, no big name co-sign. Has it come to this, Internet? That a group who dropped one of last year’s best albums can’t even crack 1,500 views […]
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