B L A C K I E None Above Music Video

B L A C K I E takes his experimental hip-hop towards noise on new single “None Above”

The heretic of Houston implants his brand of terror in yet another new place.

- Jul 31, 2014

B L A C K I E has always made hip-hop with a half-life. Harsh and deeply personal stuff the mutant boar-men of Chernobyl would blast. Even when he went acoustic on his last record GEN, it still inspired the same queasy feelings you get when you accidentally view a photo full of death. "None Above," his latest single, brings those skills to the realm of noise, along with a stretched and swirlingly coloured video full of angst.

Utterly swamped in the nihilism of the title, B L A C K I E spews his "verses" like a man clawing against the basement door of his captor, as a cyclone of shrill horror whirls around him. Between this and the new Pharmakon album we've been promised, it's going to be a good year for wholly terrifying music.

B L A C K I E's new album IMAGINE YOURSELF IN A FREE AND NATURAL WORLD is out soon.
B L A C K I E All Caps With Spaces - None Above

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