EDGEWIZE of FREE FALL performing live at COLD CUT STUDIO!!
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“Spacesuits”, the fresh new project from LMNO, Moka Only & Mr. Brady, produced by Jules Chaz is officially out today and you can grab yourself a copy right here!!!
“What happens when three veteran power houses LMNO from the mighty Visionaries crew, Moka Only with over 50 albums deep in the game, and musical work horse Mr Brady’s rawness let loose over madman producer extraordinaire Jules Chaz beats? You get the eagerly awaited project Spacesuits. Spacesuits came to light when Moka Only introduced Jules Chaz to Mr Brady a few years back via internet. Jules Chaz sent Mr Brady about 30 beats that He sat on trying to figure out what to do to them. “They were so raw, genius, and out of this world I wanted to approach them right,” Mr Brady said. One day LMNO came to record at Mr Brady’s studio, and he let him hear the beats. He flipped out and they immediately knocked out a couple of tracks that same day. After listening to them, they hit up Moka Only to do a feature for one of the tracks. The three of them sounded so good together, and they have so much history together from Battle Axe records in the past, it only made sense to asked Moka if he would be down to record the whole album with them. After all, Moka Only was the one to introduce them to Jules Chaz, so it made perfect sense. After listen to a few songs, and how out of this world they sounded, the name and the project Spacesuits took flight. There effortless cohesiveness is evident with Spacesuits. They bounce off one another, and jump in and verses like the veterans they are. Spacesuits shows their versatility and ability to adapt to Jules Chaz Zany production. With Spacesuits, Not only will you get raw lyrics and beats like the songs Speedy, and _meteor, but you will also get stories with songs like heist and _chicks, as well as a array of spaced out joints and interludes. So grab your moon boots and get ready for lift off because Spacesuits is ready to take off!”
They also recently dropped this awesome video for their track “Speedy” lifted from the album and you can check it out here:
For more information about Spacesuits, LMNO, Moka Only & Mr. Brady, check out:
Morning all.. I hope everyone had a great weekend.
Thought we’d kick the week off with the freshness that is the “Sidewalk Symphonies” Music Video from Megabusive & Awkward!!
Check it out here:
This track is lifted from Megabusive & Awkward’s “Hell On Hell” EP available for purchase right here:
You can also grab your copy via iTunes, here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/hel…
Hope everyone is having a great Friday!
Check out this awesome new album by Megabusive and Awkward called “Hell on Hell”!! You can stream a few tracks as well as purchase the entire project right here:
“Hell On Hell” created by Megabusive and Awkward for M9 Entertainment. Stay tuned for upcoming remixes with new features and instrumentals from this fresh project from Megabusive and Awkward”!
Hope the week’s going great so far; check out this slick video from Sojourn for his track “The Craving”!!!
It’s lifted from his 2009 album “Sojournalism: The Summer Articles” available for purchase right here:
For more information and to stay in touch with Sojorn, check out:
Word up People!
Hope you’re having a good week so far and we’re gonna share some good tunes with you to make it even better…
I recently had the honour of checking out the new EP from Banzai Lab production duo Smokey Joe & The Kid called “The Game” and all I can say is WOW!! This EP is an incredible blend of multiple instruments, percussion, scratches and on point lyricism making up one hell of an EP that you simply can’t miss.
“In this project, Smokey Joe, Bordeaux’s main musical mafia head, and The Kid aka “Senbeï,” cheeky Parisian master of Turntablism, transport us back in time to the gangster run streets of 1930’s Chicago. These two gangsters mix Hip Hop and Electro with the groove and melodies of early 20th century Swing. Percussion solos played with scratches ,beats and melodies banged out on the MPC, everything is performed live.
A year after their acclaimed first album « Nasty Tricks » (Banzaï Lab – 2013), the most wanted gangsters of the electro Hip-Hop scene are back with a new EP “The Game”, recorded between Paris, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
Clearly Hip-Hop oriented, with samples still taken from traditional american music of early XXth century, Smokey Joe & The Kid took a trip to California to record 4 tracks, each powerful, captivating and overall, absolutely brilliant.
Smokey Joe & The Kid : « We wanted to step out of pure jazz and to get more into the roots of all modern music : the Blues. We drove a lot during our stay in California, and west American landscape fed our imaginary world, as much as the heat of Los Angeles’ streets.”
After collaborating on their first opus with Puppetmastaz, Lateef The Truthspeaker, or Youthstar (Chinese Man), the duo hired this time accomplices from the US West Coast : Gift of Gab (Blackalicious), NON Genetic (Shadowhuntaz) and The Procussions (Watch the making of the EP). Gift of Gab gives a conscious message on “Stay Awake” when NON tells all about his touring experiences “What goes on tour stays on tour” (Gifted Child). Finally, The Procussions end the EP with poetry on “Temptation”.
« The Game » is clearly in reference to the famous “Rap Game” of which they make a personal interpretation, finding there the game field of their old-fashioned megalomania.
THE LIVE PROJECT :
Since 2013, Smokey Joe & The Kid work with the VJ Miss Chemar to deliver a unique A/V Show that mixes old school movies and original pictures of the duo. The strong interaction with the audience makes this a fun, original and incredibly dynamic show”!
You can listen to the first single “Stay Awake” ft. The Gift of Gab and purchase your copy right here:
THE FEATURES :
Gift of Gab (From Blackalicious)
Also, be sure to check out the video for the making of “The Game” here:
I really enjoyed this EP and highly recommend getting a copy!
Edison recently released this extremely slick new album called “no three men make a tiger”!!! You should definitely check it out:
“a record made from my frustrations….
with commoditized music…
social internet attention inversion….
the new musical nihilism…
peoples full obsession with letting phone companies completely buy them out…
sitting behind computers….
and every level of musician switching from artists to used car salesmen…
it is in many ways, a record of disgust…
and the frustrations of having to participate…
made with every attention to detail”… – Edison
For all things Edison this is where to look:
How bout something fresh to kick your weekend into gear?…
Well, here you go!! “Forever” is the debut single from the California bred, hip hop duo Grand Opus, made up of Joc Scholar (emcee) & Centric (producer). Check it out here:
“In the vein of Pete Rock & C.L Smooth, Reflection Eternal, Gang Starr and other legendary hip-hop MC/Producer duos, Grand Opus is a newly formed California based group, and the nostalgia-inducing ‘Forever’ is their introduction single. Joc Scholar, MC from Fresno and Bay-Area producer Centric (Sean Price, Kool G Rap, Rapper Big Pooh, Wordsmith), join forces to create a timeless offering, letting listeners know that hip-hop is very much alive on the West Coast”.
Check out the new one “I.Q.(Intentionally Quaint)” .This is a follow-up album to his first release “Sound Lab” titled “THERVPY” which was released Nov. 15th. Been bumping this over the weekend and I’m really liking it… Too fresh!
"Originally from Los Angeles (818 Valley) IQ spent some time in the Bay Area, California before making his way back to LA. In between he's collaborated with some talented groups. One of them an artist collective from the Bay Area that he releases music with called Open University. Another group he is affiliated with is the Zulu Nation Chapters on the West Coast. Of the new young independent artist emerging from the west coast IQ strives to offer guidance and a more esoteric realm of rhymes for the new youth".
Twitter/Instagram : @IQonTheBeats
To celebrate the launch of their new website, Los Angeles based hip-hop collective The Cloudmakers have released a new track entitled “Never Growing Up” An ode to the good life, this posse track is an upbeat party jam that still manages to show off each individual members distinct flow and style.
Kid Presentable!!!; Besatree; NoEarth; Joe Mas; E-Rage; Kserious; Thesis; Adversity
You can Download it and stream it for free here:
Enjoy! ~ dhh