Riot Fest Chicago 2015 Lineup Revealed

Christmas has moved from December to May this year, and tonight is the night Santa gives us all the one thing we have been demanding: The lineups for Riot Fest 2015. The final lineup to be revealed tonight, May 27, was for the Chicago event, which takes place Sept. 11-13. Additional bands and details will be revealed […]

Heems (Ex-Das Racist) Reminisces On A Lost Love In New Single With Help From Dev Hynes

Between all the endlessly enjoyable material released by Das Racist — up until their untimely breakup in 2012 — and his own solo mixtapes released thus far, Himanshu “Heems” Suri never disappoints. To continue the trend, he’ll be releasing his first proper solo effort, cleverly titled Eat Pray Thug, on March 10 via Megaforce. This […]

Hear Vampire Weekend’s “Step” Remix Featuring Danny Brown, Heems, Despot

Almost in an effort to have the last say of 2013, Vampire Weekend took to Twitter last night to share a “wintertime remix” of “Step” with verses from Danny Brown, Despot, and Heems. Download it below. The four piece band had quite a year, topping nearly every “Best of” list from 2013 with this year’s […]

Das Racist Call It Quits

Rumors about Brooklyn alternative hip-hop group Das Racist calling it quits have been swirling around the internet and now Under The Gun Review can confirm that they are no more. DR were supposed to play the On3 Festival in Munich, Germany this weekend and ended up being Heems performing a solo set. He sent out […]

STREAM: Heems – “Cowabunga Gnarly”

Das Racist emcee Heems, the “Brown Chris Farley” who’s as “smart as three SAT tests,” dropped a new track on the webz today with what’s more than likely the coolest song title you’ve heard today as well. Produced by the workhorse Harry Fraud, “Cowabunga Gnarly” displays a more concentrated and focused Himanshu with what almost […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Childish Gambino Ft. Heems – Tell Me

Childish Gambino recruits Das Racist’s Heems for a new joint off his upcoming mixtape. I’m quickly starting to lose count of how many new Gambino songs are spinning around the web, but at any rate, it’s clear that a change is coming. It was noticeable on “Fuck Your Blog,” but “We Ain’t Them” and now […]