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Run the Jewels pose tough questions in sold-out Regent set

Run the Jewels pose tough questions in sold-out Regent set

The tag-team rappers known as Run the Jewels opened their gritty, adrenaline-pumping set at the Regent Theater in downtown Los Angeles as any self-respecting conquerors would: to the sound of Queen's "We Are the Champions." Pumping their fists, shaking fans' hands and leading their tribe, while behind them their nimble turntablist DJ Trackstar pushed forth Freddie Mercury's victory chant, lyricists/MCs Killer Mike and El-P arrived like soldiers rolling through a ticker-tape parade. They were returning to Los Angeles for the third time in six months in support of "Run the Jewels 2," the hip-hop duo's deep, dense sequel to their self-titled 2013...

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