Posts tagged "hip hop"
*New Album* Smile On Impact - In Space, No One Can Hear Your Boring Stories

*New Album* Smile On Impact – In Space, No One Can Hear Your Boring Stories

Released today through Drumb is the hugely interesting new LP from Australian producer Smile On Impact. Called In Space, No One Can Hear Your Boring Stories, this electronic album covers some serious musical ground. Not content with just working through a couple of style, Smile explores glitch hop, hip hop, drum & bass, dubstep and...
*New Remix* Jay-Z & Pharrell - Change Clothes (CAMS Nite Version)

*New Remix* Jay-Z & Pharrell – Change Clothes (CAMS Nite Version)

DJ Cams is another new face today who we just had to share. His super groovy remix of Jay-Z and Pharrell’s Change Clothes has a touch of soul with trumpets playing, plus a nice deep house vibe and a funky guitar riff added in. The lyrics are placed perfectly and the beat keeps your hips shaking...
*New Mix* The Polish Ambassador - Diplomatic Dispatch Volume 2

*New Mix* The Polish Ambassador – Diplomatic Dispatch Volume 2

In the middle of his Permaculture Action Tour; Pushing Through the Pavement, The Polish Ambassador has dropped us a Diplomatic Dispatch for our listening pleasure. Opening up with classic reggae and island sounding vibes that we are used to hearing from this man, he dips into some futuristic glitchy bass sounds, then into sexier downtempo...
*New Mix* Mr. Switch - 15 Years Of THTC

*New Mix* Mr. Switch – 15 Years Of THTC

This year’s reigning DMC World Champion, DJ Switch, is the latest DJ to compile a mixtape for the clothing brand THTC. The UK based company, who produce fair trade, ethical street wear, turned 15 years old this year and have called upon the skills of the champion turntablist, who THTC represent, to cut, scratch and...
*Event Review* Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party | Santa Cruz | Oct. 10 - 11

*Event Review* Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party | Santa Cruz | Oct. 10 – 11

The Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party was the biggest electronic music party that the area had seen in a while; Raindance, Northern Nights Music Festival, Euphoric.Net, Santa Cruz Waves, and Good Times Santa Cruz were partners in the event and the amazing collaboration definitely showed. Friday night was the first night which I personally referred...
*Event Spotlight* Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party | Santa Cruz | Oct. 10 - 11

*Event Spotlight* Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party | Santa Cruz | Oct. 10 – 11

Santa Cruzians and others who are familiar with downtown Santa Cruz, California have most likely partied at the Catalyst at one time or another, but on October 10th and 11th the Catalyst will be transformed into an electronic music mecca like never before for the Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party. Well-known names like Raindance, Euphoric.Net,...
*Event Spotlight* Summersalt 2014 | San Francisco | September 13th

*Event Spotlight* Summersalt 2014 | San Francisco | September 13th

The good people over at Eye Heart SF are making it happen again, in just over a couple weeks Summersalt 2014 will take over Pier 70 along the historic San Francisco waterfront. Saturday, September 13th is stacking up to be quite the day for both electronic and hip-hop enthusiasts alike. Summersalt booked some super exciting...
*Event Review* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

*Event Review* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

What. A. Night. Big ups to The Do LaB and the Confluence group for hooking us up with media passes to this event, we had a blast! Anytime The Do LaB gets artists together for a show, you know it’s going to be top notch, and this night at King King was no exception. With...
*Event Spotlight* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

*Event Spotlight* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

Join us on August 15th as we host Govinda live at King King in Los Angeles. He will be joined by Plantrae and Sol Rising. Proper Gander Machine will be doing live visuals and Radhika Hersey will be painting live! Tickets are now on sale. Get tickets: http://bit.ly/GovindaTickets Preview the music: http://bit.ly/GovindaDoLaB – About the Artists –...
*Event Review* Northern Nights Music Festival | July 18 - 20 | 2014

*Event Review* Northern Nights Music Festival | July 18 – 20 | 2014

As I headed up North for my first year at Northern Nights Music Festival, I saw a beautiful rainbow that swept across the sky. It was then I should have known that the weekend was going to be an amazing one. Nothing is better for the soul than camping with a bunch of your friends...
*Artist Interview* Lucky from Living Legends

*Artist Interview* Lucky from Living Legends

Living Legends is a huge name in the hip-hop world, and not only is their fan-base large, but the crew is too. If you have been lucky enough to see the crew live, count your blessings, because solo work is now the main focus of its members. Although the Living Legends crew is not currently...
*New Remix* Quadron - Favorite Star (Two Fresh Remix)

*New Remix* Quadron – Favorite Star (Two Fresh Remix)

Starting out with a jazzy little piano riff, very sexy vocals, a funky hip hop break beat, and that future purp theme to tie it all together, this remix of Quadron’s Favorite Star by Two Fresh gives you the perfect blend of 90’s throwback feels and hip shaking grooviness. This is a new style for Two Fresh,...