Busdriver Announces New Album, Shares "Ego Death" ft. Aesop Rock & Danny Brown

Busdriver Announces New Album, Shares "Ego Death" ft. Aesop Rock & Danny Brown

What would "Gravity’s Rainbow" sound like as a rap album? Here is an album which, if we may, reminds the listener of their whispered allegiances to fundamental realities.

The brushstrokes are delicate, stabbing, pointed. The overwhelming crescendo they whirl towards may be one of bitterness, and rightfully so. There is also lightness. A black man is giggling and pointing at you. It may have everything and nothing to do with rap and one’s place in it. Humiliation, no longer a threat—but a reality, has been exhausted, Perfect Hair is what remains.

The album will be released on 8 September 2014 - order your copy of the album on 2LP, CD & digitally from Big Dada & iTunes.

This will be Busdriver's (AKA Regan Farquhar) 3rd album for Big Dada and comes by way of a new track called "Ego Death" featuring none other than Danny Brown & Aesop Rock with production by Jeremiah Jae and follows work in recent years with the likes of Modeselektor, Flyling Lotus and Nosaj Thing.

"Ego Death" is a march to the math rock, a call to arms and an artists’ decree. Snarling ‘I’m not done yet’ like a rap Marilyn Manson, it hits so hard it ricochets off a planet. All of which is one of way saying that ‘Ego Death’ is like a stick of dynamite where the sun don’t shine.



Busdriver Articles

<< Previous

Busdriver - Brand New Video "Eat Rich" & FACT Interview

Check out the new video from Busdriver, Eat Rich, taken from his eighth solo album, Perfect Hair out now, meanwhile FACT get up close and personal with the LA lyricist in a candid in-depth interview.

Read More

Busdriver 'Perfect Hair' Out Now on Big Dada, North American Tour

This week the LA underground wordsmith releases his new album, Perfect Hair featuring Danny Brown and Aesop Rock, available on 2LP, CD & download - Ninjashop / iTunes / Amazon.

Read More

Busdriver Shares "king cookie faced (for her)"

The LA underground wordsmith Busdriver lets loose his third drop from the forthcoming Perfect Hair LP with the release of his new single king cookie faced (for her). The album lands on 8 September - Big Dada / iTunes / Amazon

Read More

Big Dada's Busdriver Shares "king cookie faced (for her)"

The LA underground wordsmith and Big Dada resident, Busdriver, lets loose his third drop from the forthcoming Perfect Hair LP with the release of his new single king cookie faced (for her).

Read More

Other Articles

<< Previous

Busdriver - Brand New Video "Eat Rich" & FACT Interview

Check out the new video from Busdriver, Eat Rich, taken from his eighth solo album, Perfect Hair out now, meanwhile FACT get up close and personal with the LA lyricist in a candid in-depth interview.

Read More

Kate Tempest - Brand New 'Circles' Video & Single Available To Pre-Order

"Circles", the third single from Kate Tempest’s Everybody Down, is available for pre-order now. Also watch the brand new video directed by Joe Carey.

Read More

Kate Tempest & Young Fathers Nominated for Mercury Music Prize!

Busdriver 'Perfect Hair' Out Now & North American Tour

The LA underground wordsmith releases his new album this week, Perfect Hair featuring Danny Brown, Aesop Rock and beats from Mono/Poly and Jeremiah Jae. Pick it up on 2LP, CD and download - Big Dada / iTunes / Amazon.

Read More
zihfseril zihfseril