Following two successful collaborative efforts alongside fellow producer/rapper The Alchemist as the power duo Gangrene -2010’s Gutter Water and 2012’s Vodka & Ayahuasca- and the 2011 gem with The Alchemist as Gangrene & Roc Marciano, the Greneberg EP; The Oxnard, California based beat-smith and emcee Oh No returns for a solo mission.
Oh No (born Michael Jackson; younger brother of Madlib and son of singer Otis Jackson) was granted unprecedented access to the Rudy Ray Moore / Dolemite audio archives and given free rein to slice, dice, chop and sample his way through the classic-yet-absolutely-filthy catalog. He was able to use legendary material from The Human Tornado, Petey Wheatstraw, the Dolemite Soundtrack and more, plus a multitude of previously unreleased and alternate acapellas and instrumentals. The end result is Ohnomite (available on 6-5-2012), a 19 track head-banging extravaganza of sloppy funk, dirty soul, and brainy lyricism, all aimed at one thing- making your head nod and your ass shake. And when you add to that guests spots from the likes of Evidence, Phife Dawg, The Alchemist, Erick Sermon, Rapper Pooh, MED, Guilty Simpson, Roc Marciano, Sticky Fingaz, Chino XL, Roc C, Prozack Turner, Termanology, Frank Nitt and this cut with MF Doom “3 Dollars.”
The long awaited classic is finally here! Hustleline LLC./Island Def Jam bring you Grief - Weed & Coffee (Vol. 1)...The encyclopedia of the streets and the code of honor for every hustla nation-wide. "After the success of Da Undabosses (Grief & Razor)-Twin Towers mix-tape Grief follows-up with his debut solo effort Weed & Coffee. Inspired by his all grind/no sleep philosophy Weed & Coffee is sure to become every hustlers theme music. Note worthy tracks include "LMNOP featuring Brisco" of Poeboy/Cash Money and "Luv Da $ featuring Rena".
In the latest episode of Aesop Rock's 'Skelethon' video series, we find him palling around with his feline friend Whiskers....and the grim reaper. Watch it and you'll get it - tour dates below.
5/27 Shakopee, MN Soundset Festival 7/13 Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre 7/15 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore 7/19 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom 7/20 Vancouver, BC Venue 7/21 Seattle, WA Seattle Block Party 7/23 Salt Lake City, UT In The Venue 7/24 Denver, CO Summit 7/26 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue 7/27 Madison, WI Barrymore Theatre 7/28 Chicago, IL Metro 7/30 Toronto, ON Mod Club 7/31 Montreal, QC Corona Theatre 8/2 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club 8/3 New York, NY Irving Plaza 8/4 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer 8/5 Washington, DC 9:30 Club 8/7 Atlanta, GA The Loft 8/9 Dallas, TX Granada Theter 8/10 Houston, TX Fitzgerald's 8/11 Austin, TX Mohawk 8/13 Tuscon, AZ Rialto Theater 8/14 Tempe, AZ Marquee Theater 8/15 San Diego, CA Belly Up
SRH Fest 2012 Announced In Las Vegas On July 27th & 28th Featuring NOFX, Kottonmouth Kings, Dilated Peoples, Unwritten Law, Authority Zero & Hedpe
SRH Clothing is proud to announce the return of their annual SRH Fest in 2012 for two nights in Las Vegas, NV at The Pool at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. For the past few years, the iconic California based clothing company has brought together the best in live music, action sports and the hottest women for one unforgettable epic gathering that celebrates the extreme lifestyle. Headlining this year's SRH Fest on Friday July 27th will be rip-hop originators the Kottonmouth Kings along with Dilated Peoples and (Hed)p.e., while legendary punk outfit NOFX will headline the show on Saturday July 28th with support from Unwritten Law and Authority Zero.
"This weekend brings together everyone who has supported us for all these years," commented co-founder Kevin Zinger. "I'm thankful to all the bands and the line-up is full of our favorite groups, so this will be the best SRH Fest yet. Viva Las Vegas!"
SRH Productions began in 1991 putting on punk rock shows in the Mission Beach area of San Diego and creating clothes for a consumer who wanted apparel that wasn't mainstream. SRH is committed to supporting the extreme lifestyle its clothing represents. The company proudly endorses professional extreme sports athletes, as well as the amateurs that are the foundation of the industry. For SRH it’s all about breaking down new boundaries and truly Supporting Radical Habits.
After five years and breaking one million YouTube hits, FearceVill of Seattle's Dyme Def unearths the standout single "Let It Be," off their debut release Space Music. Produced by crew member BeanOne, which barrows from the classic Beatles record of the same title, the video details Fearce's struggle with his abusive childhood, estranged father, love, infidelity, success and health as it concludes with the realization that he's become his own enemy. Stay tuned for FearceVill and BeanOne's forthcoming free release, There Goes The Neighborhood. Click the Prefix link below to join the mailing list, where you'll receive the complimentary digital download next Thursday, May 31st at midnight. #YukTheWorld
With this visual, ANTHM brings his vivid portrayal of the city to life. The slick talker wears an unyielding demeanor against the backdrop of a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. Through polish and grit, ANTHM reimagines his home. Welcome to Manhattan.
Video Game: Friday, May 25 Video Game Soundtrack (feat new songs, plus game level tracks)- Friday, May 25 PDF Comic of Part 1: May 28 T-Shirt designs: June 11 or so SPECIAL SURPRISE: June 19 Hard Copy Comic, June 21 (debuting at Heroes and Villains Comic Shop, Tucson, AZ), then monthly after that Vol 2 cd/download: July 31 Vol 3 cd/DL: November 20
The Favor: I need you guys to download the EP and post this link so we can get the album to hit #1!
Since word got out that Polo-obsessed Harlem rhyme spitter Smoke DZA was linking up with rising hitmaker Harry Fraud for the full-length album Rugby Thompson, the project has been the talk of the blogosphere. Now, DZA is proud to announce the official Rugby Thompson artwork and tracklist, featuring appearances from Action Bronson, Curren$y, Sean Price, Domo Genesis, Schoolboy Q, A$AP Twelvyy, and more. In addition, he's unveiling the CD-Quality version of "Kenny Powers" that fans have been clamoring for. The hard-hitting album cut inspired by everyone's favorite shit-talking ballplayer had only been available as a low-quality radio rip until now. Rugby Thompson hits stores everywhere on June 19th, 2012 via High Times Records and Cinematic Music Group.
Tracklist 1. Rugby Thompson 2. New Jack 3. Baleedat (ft. Curren$y) 4. Playground Legend 5. Ashtray (ft. Domo Genesis [Odd Future] & Schoolboy Q) 6. F**k Ya Mother (ft. Sean Price) 7. Game 7 (ft. A$AP Twelvyy) 8. Kenny Powers 9. Turnbuckle Music (ft. Action Bronson) 10. Rivermonts 11. Lo Horsemen (ft. Thirstin Howl III, NymLo, Meyhem Lauren) 12. The Prelude To Judgement Day
Video: Don Cannon Presents GT Garza "No Regrets" (feat. Brian Angel of Day 26)
Houston native GT Garza recently released his "Batteries Not Included 2" mixtape hosted by Don Cannon. Here goes a brand new video off the project, an introspective cut titled "No Regrets" featuring Brian Angel of Day 26 who are signed to Atlantic Records.