PR: Bring It Back Puts Indie Hip-Hop on The Vans Warped Tour
After a successful run on 8 dates of last year’s Vans Warped Tour, the BringItBackTour Stage- presented by Someone Clothing and powered by GoalZero- will return this summer for all 41 cities, showcasing national and local Hip-Hop artists, live painters, B-Boy crews, DJ exhibitions, and more. Bring It Back has also once again partnered with ReverbNation to offer local artists the opportunity to perform. This year’s headliners include The Chicarones and Ceschi Ramos, with select appearances from legends such as Kanetic Source (of Ozomatli), Aceyalone, Opio (of Hieroglyphics), and OneBeLo (of Binary Star), and other highly respected artists such as Rah Digga, Double-0 (of Kidz In The Hall) with Yonas (of UNI), LuckyIam, Bleubird, Verble, Dox Black, Dante LaSalle, Parable, Prime Element, and more. The BringItBackTour Stage will serve as a unique attraction, with a variety of elements and full, non-stop musical entertainment. This venture is designed to pull together prime circles of artisans, musicians, educators, and activists for the cause of inspiring our youth and peers with a multitude of positive creative outlets.
"The more we work together the stronger we become as a community. BringItBackTour has been developed by artist, for artist. The goal is to teach others how important sharing resources and building bridges across the country is, as well as opening up new avenues for artists across the board. " – Tyler “Fritzo” Stark, BringItBackTour Founder/CEO
L.A.-based future funk outfit The Milky Way present the "Dubai b/w Milky Way" single. Sum - best known for his 2009 Lone Wolf album with producer Belief - fronts this band of underground stars comprising guitarist, keyboard players, background vocalists and more, amongst them NYC producer P.U.D.G.E. and L.A. deejay Cee Brown. “The Milky Wayans” have performed with the likes of Dwele, Arrested Development and The Pharcyde all over Los Angeles.
"'We have many different sounds, and 'Dubai' is one - minimalist electronic rap for the fun of it," says Sum. "'Keep It Milky'" is the slogan and mission statement for the band. Life and it's obstacles should never throw you too far off your game. Bruce Lee said 'be like water', we say 'keep it milky'." Sum is working on Dragon, a two-volume solo project featuring production from Needlz, Ski Beatz, Brandun DeShay, Computer Jay, Tye Hill and many others.
Video: Yo Gotti - "I Got That Sack (Behind the Scenes)"
As Yo Gotti winds down the 2012 Road to Riches Tour, he is preparing new music and videos for the Summer! Here is the official behind-the-scenes footage from Gotti's "I Got That Sack" video shoot, with appearances from Gucci Mane and models Yaris Sanchez, Keyshia Ka'oir, Maliah Michel, Dimepiece and more!
Street Status is back with the hottest new record of 2012 "UP LOUD". DJ's turn this up and get ready for this record to shut down your favorite club!! This southern influenced East Coast single is produced by Be-bop of the 808 Mafia.
Video: Infinite Pleasure - "Girl Who Can Ride" ft J'davi
Infinite Pleasure: A musically talented group from NC thats has so much creativity with their lyrics they "WoW" their fans with every track that is dropped. Starting out as a dance team first known as Infinite Pleasure they danced at many local events in NC. With their musical background they decided to make a group and show the work their dance style and music.
THICK7 proudly presents their debut music video, "WYHT", featuring G4's Alison Haislip and comedian Taryn Southern. Come along for a routine night on the town with Bownce, Daddy Longlegs, and DJ Ratif.
Loyalty Digital Corp strikes again, this time with the second single off Sadat X’ upcoming album New York entitled "I Know This Game". Produced by Local-Mu12 Member Real McKoy, this record is gritty and hits hard. The scratches provided by DJ Grouch fit the song perfectly, Point blank; Sadat X goes in on this one like the true veteran he is. One of a very select few to record with both Biggie & Jay-Z it is safe to say when you see the title "I Know This Game" you better believe him. The single is a free download and includes a Digital Booklet with pictures from a Sadat X Photo shoot done by Producer/Photographer JFR (Producer of “We In New York”).