Swollen Members Release Video For Death Warrant & Announce European Tour With Peter Jackson
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As Vancouver based Swollen Members continue to tour in support of their new album, "Beautiful Death Machine", which debuted at number three on the Canadian Billboard Charts. The group have announced the dates for their upcoming European tour with Peter Jackson throughout May. Swollen Members have also launched a brand new video for the track "Death Warrant" online.
To create their latest opus, "Beautiful Death Machine", Swollen Members regrouped with a revitalized energy and a vision to record an album that strengthens the group's musical legacy. Armed with their signature brand of dark, sinister, spellbinding hip-hop, Swollen Members emerged with an album that is aggressive, confident and commands listeners attention with its in-your-face attitude.
Madchild from Swollen Members take part in this summer's Vans Warped Tour along with Goldfinger, Forever the Sickest Kids, Big Chocolate, The Black Dahlia Murder, Mac Lethal, and MC Lars.
SWOLLEN MEMBERS TOUR DATES:
Apr 18 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom
Apr 19 - Port Alberni, BC - Argyle Showroom
Apr 20 - Whistler, Canada - World Ski Snowboard Festival
Apr 25 - Langley, BC - Jimmy Liks
Apr 26 - Victoria, BC - Club9one9 Nightclub
May 03 - Frankfurt am Main, Germany - Batschkapp
May 04 - Zurich, Switzerland - Stall6
May 06 - Munich, Germany - Backstage
May 07 - Linz, Austria - Stadtwerkstatt
May 09 - Basel, Switzerland - Sommercasino
May 10 - Lyss, Switzerland - Kulturfabrik
May 11 - St. Gallen, Switzerland - Olma Areal
May 14 - Budapest, Hungary - Durer Kert
May 15 - Bodo, Norway - Sinus
May 16 - Trondheim, Norway - Familien
May 17 - Sofia, Bulgaria - Club MIXTAPE 5
May 18 - Krauchenwies, Germany - No Stress Festival
May 19 - Schaffhausen, Switzerland - StahlgieBerei
May 08 - Vienna, Austria - B72
At first glance at the Youtube video, viewers are instantly intrigued to press play at first the site of an attractive young, "Unjee" on their screen. At the press of play, a heavy hip-hop instrumental surprises them; they continue to listen for her voice to see what she will do over the most unlikely of beats with her image. Sure enough, Unjee finds a way to make the two mesh well.
The first vlog in a series which will chronicle YP’s “Road To Restless” as it captures YP in the studio with C-Sick and getting some fresh ink with King Louie. This episode features King Louie, producer C-Sick and GLC. YP’s forthcoming mixtape, Restless, will be released in June 2013.
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ystikal had an epic SXSW in 2012 garnering the #2 Best Performance @ SXSW. This year he is going for the # slot @ SXSW. Watch Mystikal's busy day unwind with a performance at Beer & Tacos Stage, a gifting suite visit to Viceland. Travel to Dallas, TX to watch Mystikal headline the Hip-Hop Cowboy Rodeo and then travel back to Austin, TX to headline the AllHipHop.com SXSW Stage and a final walk thru the Illmore Mansion. This was an epic day and you can be there every step of the way.
Sandpeople's 4/20 celebration has started early. Today OnlyOne released the 2nd installment of his collaborative project with Northern Cali-based producer Furtado Yuen (the first is available here). Vol. 2 is a brief but potent dose of OnlyOne's raw delivery over Yuen's soulful, hard-driving beats. The album is available for free (or more with the "name your own price" option) on OnlyOne's bandcamp page.
New leak from Parkay's upcoming mixtape Kush & Caviar. “Two Hour Delay” is a Chicago & West Coast connection which features Dr. Dre Protégé Slim the Mobster and is produced by One Off Music Group's Reno Navarre.
Fans of rapper Ntim, formally known as Kapusta, have another reason to party. Kapusta has officially released a hot dance single Koto Mo Shi.The star has kept fans on edge after his rebranding, when he revealed that he’s finished recording with award winner producer Kaywa.