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Hot Charity / XL Recordings are releasing RATKING's debut EP "Wiki93" (produced entirely by Sporting Life) on November 6. RATKING exists as New York's next great band. Like the Beastie Boys and Yeah Yeah Yeahs - local bands that came together as punks before developing into something far beyond that - RATKING manage to mix youthful hardcore energy with pure NY beats and rhymes in a post-hip-hop crew that could only exist in 2012.


RATKING's explosive debut album, So It Goes is out everywhere, now on Hot Charity. You can get the digital here and the beautiful vinyl package (see below) here. Celebrate by watching the brand new video for Canal below, and if you're in NYC see the band perform live at tonight's launch event,...

RATKING - Listen To So It Goes

RATKING release their explosive debut album, So It Goes, next week. Listen to it here:

RATKING - Watch So Sick Stories Ft. King Krule

Watch the brand new Ratking video for So Sick Stories, their collaboration with King Krule, taken from their forthcoming debut album, So...

RATKING - Listen To New Song Canal

Today, RATKING announced their debut album So It Goes, to be released by Hot Charity on 7 April. Pre-order it here.

Listen to brand new...

RATKING - Watch The New Video For Piece Of Shit

RATKING collaborated with famed photographer and filmmaker Ari Marcopoulos (perhaps best known for his seminal work with previous NYC...

Late last year RATKING checked into internet station Viva Radio for a special live performance.

Filmed at the Brooklyn base of the Me + You programme, watch Wiki and Hak swapping verses for So It Goes below.

RATKING - Listen To A Session Live From BBC's Maida Vale

When RATKING visited London towards the end of 2012 they stopped by the BBC Radio 1's Maida Vale Studios to records a live session for...

RATKING - Watch Their Performance From The Mercury Lounge

RATKING played New York's Mercury Lounge last month as part of CMJ Festival.

You can now watch footage from the show, directed by video...


This week, Wiki & Hak from RATKING joined King Krule for his regular radio show on Rinse FM. The two hour show includes selections from...

RATKING - Watch The New Video For Comic

RATKING's debut EP, WIKI93 is out now everywhere on Hot Charity/XL Recordings. Watch the explosive new video for Comic, taken from the...

RATKING's debut EP, WIKI93, is out this week on Hot Charity/XL Recordings. The band are currently rampaging through Europe, but before they left NYC they teamed up with Life + Times for, On The Road, a short film that follows them as they criss-cross New York, from freestyling at their Brooklyn...


Last week RATKING made appearances across New York as part of the CMJ music festival.

Ahead of their live shows, RATKING gave a brief...

RATKING - Listen To King Krule - Octopus (RATKING Remix)

King Krule + RATKING = RATKINGKRULE. London and New York combine on the first official remix from King Krule's recent AA-sided single...

RATKING - Listen To Pretty Picture

Here's Pretty Picture from RATKING's forthcoming Wiki93 EP.

The band will be playing a number of shows during CMJ in NYC. Don't miss...

RATKING - Listen To Wikispeaks

RATKING are Wiki, Hak, Sporting Life and Ramon. Signed to Hot Charity/XL their first EP, Wiki93 is out in November.

Here's a first...

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