Newsfeed

October 13, 2021

Jamael Dean ∙ Galaxy in Leimert

“Galaxy in Leimert” – featuring Sharada Shashidhar – from the forthcoming album Primordial Waters (October 29).  Residency at Gold-Diggers, Los Angeles: October 17 & 24.  ... Read More

October 6, 2021

Knxwledge / NxWorries / So Nice

KNXWLEDGE - SO NICE 45 10-inch, shaped picture disc featuring the image of Knxwledge b/w Anderson .Paak who Knx collaborates with as NxWorries. Originally announced... Read More

October 5, 2021

Benny Sings Tour Dates - Europe & North America, 2021

Benny Sings Europe Tour 2021 19 Oct - Bird, Rotterdam SOLD OUT 20 Oct - Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam SOLD OUT 22 Oct - Alte Feuerwoche,... Read More

September 30, 2021

Silas Short - Drawing

Drawing is the debut EP from Silas Short. The ethereal pieces that make up Drawing are the product of the 24-year-old talent using the lockdowns... Read More

September 23, 2021

Kiefer Tour Dates – USA, Sep-Nov 2021

The Between Days EP dropped in Spring and the full-legnth album When There's Love Around came out late this summer. Finally Kiefer and the band... Read More

September 16, 2021

Mild High Club - Going Going Gone

Mild High Club's first album in four years is Going Going Gone, released with three vinyl editions. Spotify | Apple Music | Bandcamp While Alex... Read More

September 8, 2021

Los Retros - Solo Tú

"Solo Tú" is inspired by classic Spanish love songs, and is the first Spanish-language track to be released by Los Retros. Video by Ross Harris.... Read More

September 1, 2021

Kiefer – When there's love around

When There's Love Around – VINYL | SPOTIFY | APPLE When There’s Love Around is an album of two halves. The first is “about feeling small... Read More

August 18, 2021

Mndsgn - Colours of the Sunset

Mndsgn drew and painted the original pieces that turned into his album cover for Rare Pleasure. Those works inspired his new video from the album,... Read More

August 12, 2021

Cryptozoo Soundtrack by John Carroll Kirby

John Carroll Kirby will make his film score debut with Cryptozoo: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. Stones Throw released the album on Spotify | Apple Music with... Read More

August 5, 2021

Kiefer live in the backyard

Live in Kiefer's backyard, Los Angeles, June 15, 2021. Kiefer - Rhodes, Andy McCauley - bass, Will Logan - drums, Josh Johnson - sax, Jacob... Read More

August 4, 2021

Introducing Silas Short

Silas Short is a Chicago-based singer and musician who produces his own music, synthesizing influences from soul and classic R&B. Silas Short’s route to releasing... Read More

July 28, 2021

The Steoples - Wide Through the Eyes of No One

The Steoples are avant-soul duo of GB and Yeofi. Their next album Wide Through the Eyes of No One is coming August 6, 2021. “The... Read More

July 23, 2021

Peyton - PSA

In the store: Peyton - PSA PSA is the full-length debut album from Houston-based singer Peyton Radiating confidence and self-love, PSA sees Peyton standing in... Read More

July 22, 2021

Koreatown Oddity – Little Dominiques Cassette

In the store: Little Dominiques Cassette Koreatown Oddity's Little Dominiques Nosebleed is available again on cassette, in a red case, red shell, with an 8-panel J-card,... Read More

July 22, 2021

The Vinyl Factory: Vex Ruffin at Gold Line

The Vinyl Factory presents Vex Ruffin in the mix at Gold Line. Tracklist: 1. Scientists – Scientific Dub 2. Neu – I’m gluck 3. Gil... Read More

July 15, 2021

Low Budget Environments Striving for Perfection

Stimulator Jones is back with a new instrumental beat album, Low Budget Environments Striving For Perfection: VINYL | Spotify | Apple Music Stimulator Jones is... Read More

July 15, 2021

Mayer Hawthorne - Impressions

IMPRESSIONS on Vinyl  Mayer Hawthorne released this 6-track covers EP strictly as an online release following his debut album A Strange Arrangement. Impressions is finally... Read More

July 14, 2021

Madvillain on vinyl

July 14, 2021 – Our Madvillain records by MF DOOM & Madlib have been in print ever since their original release, but they have been in... Read More

June 16, 2021

Mild High Club ...

Mild High Club is back. Alex and the band are performing new music in Los Angeles, Sep. 19, and New York City, Sep. 24. Tickets:... Read More

June 15, 2021

Steve Arrington - “Joys of Love”

Funk legend Steve Arrington's album Down to the Lowest Terms: The Soul Sessions is essentially decades in the making, first envisioned by Steve as a young man.... Read More

June 9, 2021

Quakers feat. Sampa the Great - "Approach with Caution" animated video

Eight years after their self-titled debut on Stones Throw, Quakers are back with Quakers II: The Next Wave. 50 minutes, 33 tracks, 31 rappers, 3 producers,... Read More

June 7, 2021

Vex Ruffin - LiteAce Frequency Remixes

Vex Ruffin invites Filipino remixers Pasta Groove, Yung Akó and Tarsius to rework tracks from his 2020 album LiteAce Frequency.  LiteAce Frequency Remixes is a digital release... Read More

June 4, 2021

Mndsgn - Rare Pleasure

Vinyl on Stones Throw | Spotify Mndsgn, aka Ringgo Ancheta, began building on dreams and sketches of songs that would later form the new record... Read More

June 2, 2021

John Carroll Kirby - Septet

Composer and keyboardist John Carroll Kirby presents Septet. Streaming on Spotify | Apple Music Septet was recorded live in studio with John on keys, Tracy... Read More

May 11, 2021

Stones Throw is hiring

We are growing and looking to fill three new positions based in our Los Angeles office: Project Manager, Creative Manager and Publishing & Sync Manager.... Read More

May 11, 2021

Kirby's Gold (Episode 2)

Kirby's Gold, a Los Angeles travelogue hosted by John Carroll Kirby; produced by Ross Harris and John Carroll Kirby. Exactly one year after the first... Read More

May 9, 2021

You can throw stones ... Rap Pages, 1996

The first Stones Throw press was a profile on Peanut Butter Wolf's new label written by Carlos Niño for the November 1996 issue of Rap... Read More

May 4, 2021

Benny Sings feat. KYLE – “Kids”

On the heels of his just-released album Music, Benny Sings has released the music video for album highlight “Kids” featuring KYLE and an appearance from... Read More

April 26, 2021

Los Retros – Looking Back

Looking Back was recorded circa 2017-2018. Vinyl release TBA. Los Retros will be celebrating the release with a free livestream release show on May 5th... Read More

April 23, 2021

Kiefer – Between Days

BETWEEN DAYS ON VINYL / SPOTIFY / APPLE MUSIC Between Days is the last installment in Kiefer’s trilogy of EPs, following Bridges and Superbloom. Kiefer says,... Read More

April 21, 2021

We have these stickers ...

May 28, 2021 update: We ran out. We no longer have these stickers. * We have a big box of these 3-inch reflective stickers commemorating... Read More

April 2, 2021

John Carroll Kirby – CONFLICT

"Absorb the pain and react smoothly... don't become distracted by the white noise of possibilities... experience a flow-like state, even an Ultra Instinct" — Platinum... Read More

March 29, 2021

The Steoples - Alas Alice

The Steoples are the avant-soul duo of GB and Yeofi, back with their new single ‘Alas Alice’, out now on Stones Throw. “‘Alas Alice’ is... Read More

March 24, 2021

Automatic - Signal Remixes

On vinyl: AUTOMATIC - SIGNAL REMIXES This is the culmination of a year-long series of remixes from the band's debut album Signal. On March 26, 2021: •... Read More

March 12, 2021

Teeth Agency - You Don't Have to Live in Pain

Teeth Agency's debut album You Don't Have to Live in Pain is 2/LP vinyl and a digital booklet. Teeth Agency is artist Mariano Chavez and... Read More

March 3, 2021

Benny Sings – MUSIC

Benny Sings Music on vinyl “There's a secret society of Benny Sings fans ready to share him with the world” - NPR Music In an... Read More

February 22, 2021

Apifera - Gnome Poems

This is a new track created in session for Fact Magazine’s Patch Notes. The track is out now on Spotify & Apple Music. Watch the... Read More

February 9, 2021

Madvillain's All Caps Video

Madvillain's video "All Caps" was directed and animated by James Reitano (TFU Studios) and released early 2004. In those pre-Youtube days we resorted to posting... Read More

February 4, 2021

Knxwledge - Meek Vol. 3-4 & 5-6

Knxwledge's self-released Meek tapes are coming out on vinyl. Meek Vol. 3-4 (1LP, 12 tracks) and Meek Vol. 5-6 (1LP, 13 tracks) are here on Stones... Read More

February 1, 2021

The Koreatown Oddity - Breastmilk

The Koreatown Oddity breaks down his regiment in “Breastmilk” with a video illustrated by Skyler Duf, animated by Ben Marlow. “Breastmilk” is out on 7-inch... Read More

January 27, 2021

Further Adventures of ...

Quasimoto's The Further Adventures of Lord Quas (2005), produced by Madlib, is back on vinyl. This 2/LP set has the album's complete 26 tracks on... Read More

January 21, 2021

Sofie - Hollywood Walk of Fame

Sofie “Hollywood Walk of Fame” from the album Cult Survivor Sofie and film director Eugene Kotlyarenko have created what they describe the release as “a... Read More

January 14, 2021

Doom & Donuts

MF DOOM rapped over a few beats from J Dilla's Donuts. According to a couple of our hazy recollections, right after Dilla died Doom showed... Read More

January 12, 2021

Apifera LIVE

Live, psychedelic and improvisational performance of “The Pit & The Beggar” and “Lake VU” from Apifera’s debut album Overstand. Directed & edited by Ben Kirschenbaum.... Read More

January 5, 2021

MF DOOM

We were fans of KMD. We were fans of Operation: Doomsday. When one day Madlib said he wanted to work with the MC, one of... Read More

December 25, 2020

Los Retros - The Messiah

“To this day, the church is still being prosecuted by demonic forces and are mocked for their rebirth in Christ. This video is a brief... Read More

December 11, 2020

Ras G

Gregory Shorter Jr. aka Ras G (December 11, 1978 – July 29, 2019) was one of the definitive producers of the Los Angeles beat scene, a... Read More

December 10, 2020

The Twilite Tone: Fact Mag Patch Notes

The Twilite Tone in an impromptu practice performance for Fact Mag's Patch Notes series. The first and last selections are from his album The Clearing,... Read More

December 8, 2020

Apifera – Overstand

Apifera's debut album Overstand Spotify | Apple Music | Bandcamp About Apifera Apifera is the new project of Yuval Havkin aka Rejoicer (keys), Nitai Hershkovits (keys),... Read More

November 30, 2020

Tyler, the Creator & Prophet - Peach Fuzz

10-inch, shaped picture disc of Tyler, the Creator “Peach Fuzz” b/w Prophet “Wanna Be Your Man” on Stones Throw Records. Available here: Tyler, the Creator... Read More

November 12, 2020

Carhartt WIP & Stones Throw - RELEVANT PARTIES

Carhartt WIP has teamed up with Stones Throw and a handful of other indie labels – Jazzy Sport, Ninja Tune, Public Possession, DFA Records, and... Read More

October 28, 2020

John Carroll Kirby – “High”

‘High’ is a song about missed opportunities. It's a song about being too stoned to talk to someone you like, but also being too high... Read More

October 23, 2020

Originalitos: The return of Frankie Reyes

Frankie Reyes (aka Gabriel Reyes-Whittaker) is back with Originalitos, his second album for Stones Throw. Throughout eight original compositions created on the analogue Oberheim synthesizer,... Read More

October 20, 2020

Maylee Todd on Stones Throw

Welcome Maylee Todd to Stones Throw. She's a musician, performance artist, and producer based in Toronto, whose themes are inspired by science fiction and conceptual... Read More

October 19, 2020

Mndsgn - Truth of the Matter

Mndsgn covers Sofie’s “Truth of the Matter” SPOTIFY | APPLE Ringgo Ancheta speaks: “‘Truth Of The Matter’ is one of my favorite songs on the... Read More

October 13, 2020

Benny Sings & Mac DeMarco - Rolled Up

"Rolled Up" VINYL | SPOTIFY | APPLE | BANDCAMP The song comes to life in the existential video: contemplating a broken egg while sipping a... Read More

October 9, 2020

MADVILLAIN - FOUR TET REMIXES - VINYL

USUALLY THE ONLY PERSON TO REMIX MADLIB RECORDS IS MADLIB. BUT FOLLOWING THE SUCCESS OF MF DOOM & MADLIB'S ALBUM MADVILLAINY IN 2004, OUR PARTNERS... Read More

October 8, 2020

The Twilite Tone - The Clearing

Stones Throw is proud to announce The Clearing, the debut solo album from Chicago musician and producer The Twilite Tone, aka Anthony Khan. On vinyl:... Read More

October 2, 2020

Automatic Demo Tape

When we signed Automatic last year they had this fantastic 6-track demo tape. It's available today for Bandcamp Friday. Automatic Demo on Bandcamp | on... Read More

September 23, 2020

Vex Ruffin - LiteAce Frequency

Vex Ruffin – LiteAce Frequency: Vinyl | Spotify | Apple Music “Mabuhay Boy” dir. by Eric Coleman When Vex Ruffin’s family moved from Northridge, California to the City... Read More

September 11, 2020

Quakers – Supa K: Heavy Tremors

Production supergroup Quakers is back. Listen to the new 50-track beat tape, Supa K: Heavy Tremors – ON VINYL |  SPOTIFY | APPLE | YOUTUBE Supa... Read More

September 1, 2020

The Growth Eternal - Bass Tone Paintings

This is the debut of Tulsa native Bryron Crenshaw as The Growth Eternal. Bass Tone Paintings cassette with 40-page digital booklet is out on Leaving... Read More

August 26, 2020

Introducing: Apifera

Stones Throw is proud to welcome Apifera to the label's growing roster of jazz innovators.  Play “Lake VU” – Youtube | Spotify | Apple Music –... Read More

August 7, 2020

Knxwledge - Meek Vol. 1-2

Update: These are sold out. Last few copies are available at HHV.de -- Knxwledge's self-released Meek tapes are coming out on vinyl. Meek Vol. 1-2... Read More

July 31, 2020

Knxwledge x Rhymezlikedimez T-shirt

Knxwledge and Rhymezlikedimez have collaborated on this two-sided T-shirt of Knx and his "toy poodle" Koko. Knx & Koko on WHITE | Knx & Koko... Read More

July 21, 2020

Prophet - Come on Hard

Come on Hard, directed by Frank Hom, from the album Don't Forget It Read More

July 13, 2020

The Twilite Tone - Do It Properly

“Do It Properly” is the latest single from our new signing, Chicago-based producer and musician The Twilite Tone. Listen on Spotify | Apple Music | Bandcamp... Read More

July 6, 2020

Sudan Archives – “Black Vivaldi Sonata” – a COLORS show

Sudan performs "Black Vivaldi Sonata" from the album Athena. This is an encore performance following an earlier session with "Iceland Moss." Read More

June 30, 2020

Sudan Archives: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Sudan Archives: vocals, violin; Dominic Johnson: viola; Jessica McJunkins: violin; Khari Joyner: cello This was the last Tiny Desk concert NPR did before shutting down... Read More

June 29, 2020

Los Retros - Everlasting

Los Retros - Everlasting | Spotify | Apple Music Mauri Tapia on the lead single “New Humanity”: “It was written as a message to the... Read More

June 26, 2020

Sofie - Cult Survivor

Sofie's self-produced debut album Cult Survivor. VINYL | SPOTIFY | APPLE | BANDCAMP Surrounded by classical music from a young age, Sofie started learning the violin... Read More

June 22, 2020

Knxwledge - Koko & 10,000 Proof

Two Knxwledge EP's are out today: Koko and 10,000 Proof. These were originally released on 7-inch vinyl and 10-inch vinyl as a part of the... Read More

June 18, 2020

The Koreatown Oddity – Little Dominiques Nosebleed

Little Dominiques Nosebleed | Spotify | Apple | + Cassette The Koreatown Oddity is Dominique Purdy. This album tells the origin story of his “supernatural powers and spiritual... Read More

June 15, 2020

Madvillainy (Sire Edition)

Update: SOLD OUT | We have a limited edition vinyl of MF Doom & Madlib's collaboration that we're calling Madvillainy (Sire Edition). Pre-order available now... Read More

June 13, 2020

On the count of three ...

360° video: J Rocc & Karriem Riggins improv take on J Dilla's "Fuck the Police". Thanks to director Ross Harris for pulling up this outtake... Read More

June 13, 2020

Quasimoto's The Unseen at 20

On vinyl: Quasimoto - The Unseen The Unseen was released June 13, 2000 and turned into one of the new decade's first sleeper hits, ranking... Read More

June 8, 2020

Rejoicer: Spiritual Sleaze LIVE

“Choco & Bun” is a new track from Rejoicer. This is the third and last in a series of videos filmed at Rejoicer's studio earlier... Read More

May 26, 2020

Piano Mayne

Introducing Teeth Agency: artist Mariano Chavez and musician Jesse Hackett, a touring member of Gorillaz. “Lizard lounge jazz and French noir sleaze with sinking ship... Read More

May 15, 2020

Jerry Paper - Abracadabra

Abracadabra on vinyl | Spotify | Apple Jerry Paper is Lucas Nathan. Jerry Paper is instant coffee, bullshit jobs, weekly therapy sessions, crises of conscience,... Read More

May 13, 2020

Steve Arrington - The Joys of Love

Spotify | Apple Inspired funk legend Steve Arrington returns with his newest single “The Joys of Love,” soulfully produced by Mndsgn and Devin Morrison. In... Read More

May 7, 2020

Knx_Koko

Knxwledge 14. don_tgottabe From the album 1988, Knx on the bike followed by his dog Koko rocking the shades, headband, and red striped suit. 19. makeitliveforever... Read More

May 6, 2020

Attention: Koreatown Oddity

Koreatown Oddity has released a couple singles back-to-back. “Attention Challenge” featuring Swift and Skyler Duf, and “Weed in L.A.” Koreatown Oddity on Spotify | Koreatown... Read More

May 4, 2020

Samiyam: Reflectionz (5/5/2020)

Cassette/download | Spotify | Apple Music Samiyam dropped a beat tape on Bandcamp a little while before the world got messed up. We got it... Read More

May 1, 2020

Vivians – Mndsgn and Koreatown Oddity

On vinyl: VIVIANS Vivians is Mndsgn and Koreatown Oddity, featuring guest appearances by Zeroh, Cohenbeats, Quelle Chris and Jonwayne as Uncle Trill. This premiered as... Read More

May 1, 2020

Vex Ruffin – Emilio

Emilio on Stones Throw / Spotify / Apple / Bandcamp Vex Ruffin grew up between California’s Inland Empire and Alabang, Manila in the Philippines and... Read More

April 24, 2020

Zeroh – BLQLYTE – on Leaving Records

Zeroh comes from the wild west coast scene that brought us Ras G and Jonwayne. His debut album for Leaving Records is BLQLYTE, six years... Read More

April 24, 2020

John Carroll Kirby – MY GARDEN

Composer John Carroll Kirby’s Stones Throw debut is My Garden VINYL | SPOTIFY | BANDCAMP Kirby is a go-to collaborator for a number of artists... Read More

April 16, 2020

Jamael Dean - Oblivion

Cassette & Download | Spotify | Apple Jamael Dean is a 20 year-old jazz prodigy who has collaborated and performed with the likes of Kamasi... Read More

March 26, 2020

Knxwledge – 1988

1988 on vinyl | Spotify 1988 is the follow up to Knxwledge's official debut album Hud Dreems (Stones Throw, 2015). The same year Hud Dreems... Read More

March 17, 2020

John Carroll Kirby: Producer & Performer Spotlight

“I've had the chance to work with some of the best and am proud to consider myself as much an accompanist as a soloist ...”... Read More

March 9, 2020

Old Shirts

From the archives, straight out of a box ... Read More

March 9, 2020

Sofie & Mndsgn – “Abeja”

Sofie put together an album for Stones Throw a couple years ago called Sofie's SOS Tape, which included a song by her and Mndsgn. “Abeja”... Read More

March 1, 2020

We like making show posters.

This was a show in Austin until it was canceled. Now it's our imaginary show with Los Retros, Sudan Archives, John Carroll Kirby, Prophet, Rejoicer,... Read More

February 21, 2020

Gabriel Garzón-Montano | A COLORS SHOW

Gabriel Garzón-Montano performs a medley of new tracks – “Someone,” “Agüita,” and “Bloom” – all from an upcoming album release with Jagjaguwar. Read More

February 20, 2020

Prophet - Don't Forget It

Prophet meshes synths with his raw emotions on Don’t Forget It. The Bay Area’s hidden gem is making a strong comeback in 2020. The Fader... Read More

February 19, 2020

Quasimoto "Talkin Shit" 45

“Talkin Shit" 45 now in silver & gold. Update: Our copies are sold out. Ask for this at indie record stores. On the crime-infested east... Read More

February 14, 2020

Rejoicer - Spiritual Sleaze

Rejoicer's Spiritual Sleaze, second full length album Stream: SPOTIFY | APPLE The follow-up to Energy Dreams (2018), Spiritual Sleaze, sees the Tel Aviv-based producer and Raw Tapes founder drawing on his... Read More

February 12, 2020

Sofie's “Truth of the Matter“ with Gary Wilson

“Truth of the Matter” is the second single from Sofie, with a video directed by Ross Harris and Folerio Milano, starring Sofie with Gary Wilson.... Read More

February 3, 2020

Meet The Twilite Tone

Chicago based producer The Twilite Tone has signed to Stones Throw. His new single “Space Invaders” is out now. The Twilite Tone, aka Anthony Khan,... Read More

January 16, 2020

J Dilla - Donuts (Jelly Edition)

2/LP Red-in-clear edition of Donuts, a limited run created for Stones Throw and Rough Trade (NY, London) In the store | Stones Throw | Rough... Read More

December 12, 2019

Jamael Dean & The Afronauts Live at the Gold Line – VIDEO

Performing "Kronos" from the album Black Space Tapes. The video was directed, shot and edited by Ross Harris. Assisted by Arianne Salugao. Jamael Dean -... Read More

December 3, 2019

Sofie - 99 Glimpses

We're welcoming Sofie to Stones Throw. She was a member of the original Boiler Room crew, and presents a monthly show called SOS Radio on NTS Radio.... Read More

November 17, 2019

2020 Vinyl Subscription

2020 VINYL SUBSCRIPTION – NOW CLOSED We are offering a one-year subscription for all Stones Throw vinyl releases in 2020. Subscribers will receive every new... Read More

October 29, 2019

Jamael Dean - Black Space Tapes

Pianist and producer Jamael Dean is a jazz prodigy. Just 20 years old, he’s already collaborated and performed with the likes of Kamasi Washington, Thundercat,... Read More