Audio: Scoe f/ Kendrick Lamar "Thank You" (produced by Jake One)
Courtesy Matt B.
Scoe is putting the finishing touches on his new project, Tha Influence, and while he does he decided to leak the lead-single from it, an ode to Dr. Dre, thanking him for all he has done for Hip-Hop. Joining Scoe in saluting Dre are none other then Kendrick Lamar and Jake One.
ROCKIE FRESH and LUNICE throw ELECTRIC AFTER PARTIES on ELECTRIC HIGHWAY TOUR
Courtesy Greg Miller.
Rockie Fresh announces exciting “Electric After Parties “ with buzzing Canadian DJ/Producer Lunice (Mad Decent) that will take place at the show venues after each Electric Highway west coast date listed below. Rockie’s 35-city headline Electric Highway run is in support of his new signing to Maybach Music Group/Warner Music and the upcoming Electric Highway project releasing in October. Montreal’s Lunice, one half of the popular group TNGHT with Hudson Mohawke, describes his sound as “blending mainstream music with more experimental underground.”
ELECTRIC AFTER PARTY DATES:
Key Club – Los Angeles, CA - 9/24 The Glass House – Pomona, CA - 9/25 330 Ritch – San Francisco, CA - 9/26 Sole Collective – Sacramento, CA - 9/27 The Alley – Sparks, NV - 9/28
Below is an Electric After Party trailer featuring a preview snippet of the first song from Rockie’s upcoming Electric Highway.
Electric Highway Tour Dates: 8/30 - Annapolis, MD @ The Whiskey 8/31 - Vienna, VA @ Jammin’ Java 9/03 - Boston, MA @ Middle East 9/05 - Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle 9/06 - Wilmington, NC @ Soapbox 9/08 - Atlanta, GA @ Vinyl 9/11 - Miami, FL @ Grand Central 9/12 - Orlando, FL @ Firestone Live 9/13 - New Orleans, LA @ Hookah 9/15 - Austin, TX @ Lamberts 9/16 - Houston, TX @ House of Blues 9/18 - Dallas, TX @ House of Blues 9/20 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Industry 9/21 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad 9/23 - Tempe, AZ @ Club Red 9/24 - Los Angeles, CA @ Key Club* 9/25 - Pomona, CA @ The Glass House* 9/26 - San Francisco, CA @ 330 Ritch* 9/27 - Sacramento, CA @ Sole Collective* 9/28 - Sparks, NV @ The Alley* 10/2 - Seattle, WA @ Barboza 10/3 - Vancouver, BC @ Fortune Sound Club 10/9 - Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater 10/10 - Colorado Springs, CO @ Black Sheep 10/12 - Indianapolis, IN @ Cloud 9 10/13 - Iowa City, IA @ The Blue Moose 10/18 - Milwaukee, WI @ UW - Milwaukee 10/20 - Chicago, IL @ Metro 10/22 - Toronto, ON @ The Hoxton 10/23 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Barbary 10/24 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Shadow Lounge 10/25 - Lansing, MI @ The Loft 10/26 - Detroit, MI @ Shelter
“The Process” is a web-series that zeros in on the various methods artists use to reach a creative means. From writing, rhyming, how a beat is produced, to how they actually record-- everyone has a process! Episode Two of “The Process” sheds some light on Torae’s process, as he writes and records his verse to Nina B’s “No Regrets” from her recently released mixtape “Titles Are Played Out!.”
Doe Cigapom (“Deliver On Emotions” & “Can I Get Peace Of Mind”) acronym illustrates his mission to shed light on the very real healing powers of music. Throughout his own difficult life experiences, music has been the remedy for Doe’s peace of mind.
It's been a crazy few weeks for me. Check out the premiere of my new video, "Good Girls (Don't Grown On Trees)" feat. Big Sean. I wrote this song with my big brother Pharrell, and it's produced by another mentor of mine, Wyclef & Sedeck Jean. The video was directed by Alexandre Moors and he killed it!
Video: Gensu Dean X David Banner "Alice in Wonderland"
Courtesy Mello Music Group.
The Grand Imperial Gensu Dean caused waves with his Mello Music Group debut LP Lo-Fi Fingahz. Never one to rest on his laurels, the southern beat maestro is ready to announce his sophomore project with the legendary Planet Asia. The new project is titled Abrasions and will be out this winter! But to hold fans over in the meantime, Dean is dropping some new visuals for his collaboration with David Banner, “Alice In Wonderland”.
In promotion for Nutso's upcoming extended play offering Behind These Bars, which drops next Tuesday (9/18) via Poor Pocket Muzik, the Q-Borough mic vet drops the project's token solo track in dedication of his two vices, "Weed And Alcohol." Produced by Switzerland's Dee Metto, the track finds the Flushing rhymesayer talkin' greasy over chopped-n-screwed samples and slow-rolling percussion, showcasing just how far he can step outside the galaxy....of Queens.