The blog is on an indefinite hiatus, with our new focus being the UGSMAG print issues. Feel free to peruse these archives though.


“Big Rig” Movie trailer

From director Doug Pray and producer Brad Blondheim (the team who created “SCRATCH”) comes a new film, “BIG RIG,” a broad portrait of modern America

El-P Live! Not to be Missed

Good live clips and interview from El-P in London. If you have a chance to see this tour on any of its remaining stops, make

Devin the Dude

Interesting interview with Devin the Dude, breaking down specific songs from each of his albums.


Skratch Bastid + Buck 65 News

Check out Skratch Bastid’s dope new mix CD Get Up! featuring all Bastid’s favourite summertime party jams perfectly mixed with his brilliant scratches. I recently


soso – Bachelors’ Drinking Club

CHR’s first foray into the realm of video. Documenting his 2006 tour of the same name, this DVD features live performance footage from soso and Maybe Smith as well as performances by fellow indie-rap cohorts like Epic, Bleubird, Gruf the Druid, Grubbs, Nestor Wynrush, Pip Skid and Thesis Sahib.

Werk with Nature – Zine

A collaborative art zine featuring submissions from James Patterson (Presstube), Matt Feyld (Driftwould), David Jaguttis (noyz319), Errol Richardson, Oculart and many more! 32 pages. 8