Up there with Madvillainy 2 as one of the longest gestating projects in hip-hop, DOOM and Ghostface Killah’s DOOMSTARKS duo headlined the New Era showcase at SXSW at the end of last week.
Somewhat inevitably, a pre-recorded video of DOOM was played whilst Ghost got on the mic to perform a couple of new DOOMSTARKS joints. It seemed to go down well with some punters…
DOOMSTARKS WAS SOME LIFE CHANGING SHIT pic.twitter.com/DdSNJRepWM
— 子供エディ (@kideddie) March 18, 2016
… while others were left disappointed by the predictable no show by DOOM.
— Tommy McLeroy (@majestic_bonobo) March 18, 2016
Nevertheless, his digital avatar seemed to rattle through a fair few of his own classics. Oh, and Lil B also made a last minute appearance to replace Jay Electronica.