9TH WONDER UNVEILS NEW SECRET WEAPON FROM HIS JAMLA ARMY GQ’s ‘Death Threats and Love Notes: The Prelude Features Production From 9th Wonder, Khrysis, Fatin & Eric. G & Will Be Released On 3-26-2013 on Jamla Records They say it’s different across the bridge, and there is something definitely different about GQ. In the words of 9th Wonder, simply put, “he’s a star”. GQ, who Grammy Award winning producer, 9th Wonder, coins his “secret weapon” is not only a former [...]
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TODAY Brooklyn duo Azar Swan unveils the powerful new video for their debut track “Amrika” over at Noisey. Directed by the very talented multi-media artist Jason Akira Somma, who often contributes to Azar Swan’s breathtaking live visuals, the video showcases his trademark hazy holographic style. The narrative follows singer Zorah Atash’s niece home alone in an apartment, rummaging through records and toying around on instruments. The track and video are somewhat autobiographical for Atash, who spent her younger years in [...]
N.A.S.A. THE SPIRIT OF APOLLO FILM CLIP FEATURING TOM WAITS & KOOL KEITH CURRENTLY PREMIERING VIA SPINNER DOCUMENTARY FILM CHRONICLES THE MAKING OF N.A.S.A.’S 2009′S LANDMARK GLOBETROTTING LP FEATURING MUSIC AND APPEARANCES BY DAVID BYRNE, M.I.A., SANTIGOLD, GEORGE CLINTON, METHOD MAN, CHUCK D, RZA AND MORE DUE OUT ON MARCH 26TH N.A.S.A. The Spirit of Apollo is a documentary film that chronicles Sam Spiegel and DJ Zegon’s worldwide travels and collaborations that led to 2009′s groundbreaking LP on the same [...]
ACEYALONE ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM COMING THIS SPRING LEANIN’ ON SLICK FEATURES CEE LO GREEN, DANIEL MERRIWEATHER, AND MORE HEAR THE TITLE TRACK HERE: Aceyalone, the legendary emcee and founding member of seminal rap groups Freestyle Fellowship, Haiku D’Etat and Project Blowed, has announced the follow-up to 2009′s Aceyalone & The Lonely Ones, titled Leanin’ on Slick, set to drop May 28 on Decon. Since his formative days of battling at the Good Life Cafe circa 1989, Aceyalone is a forefather [...]
SPACEGHOSTPURRP ANNOUNCES TOUR IN SUPPORT OF BMW (BLACK MONEY WORLD) EP NEW TOUR DATES THIS SPRING WITH HIS RAIDER KLAN SHARES “STARZ” VIA SPIN Listen: “Starz” South Florida producer and MC, SpaceGhostPurrp is an integral part of the US underground hip-hop community. Prolific too, to date he has released a string of online mixtapes that have helped him garner cult underground status. His debut commercial release, Mysterious Phonk: Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp was released in June 2012 via 4AD. With this [...]
“I’VE BEEN WAITING 12 YEARS TO SAY THIS: LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, D’ANGELO” -QUESTLOVE AND WITH THAT SIMPLE QUOTE, HISTORY WAS MADE….. NOW YOU CAN WATCH HISTORY IN THE MAKING…. The long-awaited behind-the-scenes look at this legendary concert, D’Angelo’s first appearance in the U.S in 12 years, with Bonnaroo’s HD master footage and never-seen-before backstage rehearsal material. “Backed by an all-star lineup, the once reclusive singer and multi-instrumentalist was confident, friendly and in top form, giving his first U.S. concert in [...]
From the UK across the pond to the states, Chris Lake is no stranger to making the crowd go crazy. Couple anthemic beats of thumping bass with high synths to build up for a memorable drop, and you have his newest single on Ultra Music, “Ohh Shhh”. “Ohh Shh” is a club goer’s dream; delivering to the crowd dark energy with the intense build up and the even more intense drop. This new single is sure to be a massive [...]
“Fake Tears” (Gordon Voidwell remix) MP3 Out Now We Are The Lucky Ones Released Today! Catch Tecla LIVE in NYC! 3/23: Brooklyn, NY @ BAMcafé (FREE) 3/26: New York, NY @ Joe’s Pub (album release party) TICKETS “Tecla deftly blends electro-pop with tropicalia, hip-hop, funk and R&B, creating an awesome stew of dance music fresher and more original than much of what we’ve heard lately.” – PAPER “fierce, personal dance-pop with serious piano chops –and highly melodic and compelling vocal [...]
Brooklyn rapper Ill Bill gives us sneak peak at the future in his video for “How to Survive the Apocalypse”. It seems pretty grim out there, so I’m already stockpiling my bunker with girl scout cookies and dehydrated milk.
NUMERO ANNOUNCES 2013 INTERATION OF RECORD STORE DAY “POP UP” STORE AND FULL EXCLUSIVE RELEASE PLANS For the third year in a row, the Numero Group will “pop up” on Record Store Day as a retail store. Much vitriol and hate has been spewed at us in the past for our circumvention of “the rules,” and since we’re gluttons for punishment (but really because we’re slaves to our fans) we’re loading up our cars and renting tables in hopes of [...]