Clams Casino: Bookfiend (feat. DOOM)

From Vondelpark's debut album to the end of Kris Kross, our look at music this week

The SoundCloud community got a special treat this week when New Jersey-based producer Clams Casino dropped “Bookfiend,” which features the mysterious, masked rapper DOOM. Clams, known for his dreamy, atmospheric hip-hop production for artists like A$AP Rocky and The Weeknd, and DOOM, famous for his low-structure, critically-acclaimed verses, play off one another’s strengths in this stellar collaboration—the first in a series of tracks the duo …

Kris Kross: Totally Krossed Out

From Vondelpark's debut album to the end of Kris Kross, our look at music this week

When Kris Kross “jumped” onto the scene in ’92, they inspired young people everywhere to get Totally Krossed Out with their Jermaine Dupri-produced debut album. They also ignited a major fashion moment where it was suddenly acceptable to wear an entire ensemble backwards—belt, baseball jersey and all. Their ephemeral reign as the daddy macs of teen rap left an indelible mark on music, and sadly, …

The Fox Is Black: May Playlist

From Vondelpark's debut album to the end of Kris Kross, our look at music this week

You know that friend that always puts you on to the best music? The Fox Is Black (formerly Kitsune Noir), the award-winning art and design site, has been that friend to the Internet for some time now with a collection of monthly playlists released to much acclaim. The May Playlist features a range of indie pop, rock and electronic jams to suit the recent change …