Bay Area Hip-Hop Crew BPos Pool Party Tour-Starts Sept 14!
Courtesy Ballin PR.
Grab your inner-tubes and strap on your floaties: The high energy San Francisco Hip-Hop group BPos, are set to embark on a 20-city Super Hero Pool Party Tour. Starting September 14 in Santa Cruz, the rawkus crew --D-Wiz: MC/Lyricist, Producer, Goodword: MC/Lyricist, Khafre: MC/Lyricist and their DJ Johnny Venetti--will be bringing their high energy show and traveling party to a city near you.
"For us, it's all about the live show," explains DJ Johnny Venetti, "because the chemistry between D-Wiz, Goodword, and Khafre is magical. "Plus, we started out as party promoters too, so we know how to rock a stage."
The tour is in support of their critically acclaimed sophomore LP, Pos Tapes--the Album, a 17-track collection of the best songs selected from "Pos Tapes Vol. 1-3," a trilogy of self-produced mixtape digital albums released by the group over the past two years. Releasing on the groups’ own label (One League Entertainment), the album features appearances by other local artists including: Z-Man, Pep Love and Equipto, as well as a few other special guests.
BPos have been part of the eclectic Bay Area music scene for over a decade but just started to generate a buzz. After the group's debut album The Upside peaked at #4 on the CMJ Hip Hop chart in June of 2010, the group wanted to utilize a new trend in independent music that saw artists giving away music for free online as "Digital Albums." They created Pos Tapes Vol. 1-3 and released it digitally for free, exciting the current fan base as well as attracting new interest and gaining exposure.
When listening to Pos Tapes Vol. 1-3, one can hear the development of BPos' individual brand of Hip Hop music taking place. These "Pos Tapes" became something very special. It wasn't your usual free music, rushed and pushed out without much consideration for artistic integrity. These were full-length albums imbued with completely original material. Each "Pos Tapes" Volume features beats from one producer (Vol.1: Big Shawn, Vol. 2: Tahaj the First, Vol 3: ghostNOTES), and the trilogy as a whole showcases a splendid exhibit of BPos' musical and lyrical versatility.
Get out the grill, the cold beers, and enjoy the The Super Hero Pool Party.
9/14 - The Catalyst - Santa Cruz, CA 9/17 - Scotland Yard - Los Angeles, CA 9/18 - LVCS - Las Vegas, NV 9/20 - Yucca Tap Room - Tempe, AZ 9/21 - TBD - Tuscon, AZ 9/22 - TBD - Santa Fe, NM 9/23 - Jackpot Music Hall - Lawrence, KS 9/25 - The Gramophone - St. Louis, MO 9/26 - Zazoos - Louisville, KY 9/27 - TBD - Columbus, OH 9/28 - TBD - Chicago, IL 9/29 - TBD - Cedar Rapids, IA 9/30 - TBD - Minneapolis, MN 10/4 - Pioneer Inn - Nederland/Boulder, CO 10/5 - Kilby Court - Salt Lake City, UT 10/6 - Sundance Saloon - Payette, ID 10/7 - Rueben's Cantina -Reno, NV
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