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Sep 09, 2014

New Video: Brothers From Another - “Day Drink”

Brothers From Another

Brothers From Another continue to improve with every release and “Day Drink” is no exception. The song can be found on Spotify, as well as their Bandcamp and Soundcloud pages. - Liz

New Music: Sam Lachow - “Action Figures Pt. 2” f. Sol & Mario Sweet

Sam Lachow

Seattle’s own Sam Lachow remixed one of the hits from his recent Huckleberry release and added Sol and Mario Sweet to the mix. If you’ve been paying attention to Sam Lachow’s trajectory, you know that his upcoming show November 29 at The Neptune Theater will sell out so grab those tickets while you can. - Liz

New Video: Slimkid3 & DJ Nu-Mark - “I Know, Didn’t I” featuring Darondo

Slimkid3 & DJ Nu-Mark

The new video for Slimkid3 (formerly of The Pharcyde) and DJ Nu-Mark’s (of Jurassic 5) “I Know, Didn’t I” featuring the late funk and soul singer Darondo is an instant classic.

Their new self-titled album was released today on Delicious Vinyland can be streamed via Soundcloud. Bring on the tour, we’d love to see it. - Liz

Sep 08, 2014

New Video: Def Dee - “Yeah” f. El Da Sensei

Def Dee

Def Dee’s latest video for “Yeah” featuring"El Da Sensei” was filmed at Mastercraft vinyl manufacturing facility in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The track can be found on Def Dee’s new album, Deja Vu, which is available now via Redefinition Records. - Liz

New Contest: R.A. The Rugged Man’s “Definition Of A Rap Flow Competition”

R.A. The Rugged Man

R.A. The Rugged Man is hosting a contest through which you can get your music heard by Talib Kweli, Murs, Jean Grae, Rittz, and more. The winning rap over instrumentals from R.A. The Rugged Man’s new album, “Legends Never Die” gets their song pressed on 7” vinyl, bragging rights, $500, and an exclusive original beat by Mr. Green to be mixed by Grammy-winning engineer, Chris Conway. The deadline for contest entries is September 30. More info and contest rules can be found on R.A. The Rugged Man’s websiteHyperlink Code. - Liz

New Music: Erik Blood - “Canons, Vol. 1”

Erik Blood

You probably remember Erik Blood from his work with Shabazz Palaces and Thee Satisfaction (among others). Or maybe you were lucky enough to have seen him at the Frye Art Museum last Friday as part of the Black Constellation exhibit. His latest EP, “Canons, Vol.1” features Palaceer Lazaro and Fly Guy Dai from Shabazz Palaces on “Canon 3: The Exchange.” Erik Blood will be performing with Mahogany and Sassy Black at Chop Suey on September 24 with OCnotes as host. -  Liz

Sep 03, 2014

New Video: Action Bronson - “Baklava, Pizza, and Hand Tattoos: Fuck, That’s Delicious” (Episode 4)

Action Bronson

My favorite cooking show host is back with the 4th installment and it just keeps getting better. - Josh

New Video: Berner “All In A Day” ft Young Thug, YG & Vital


Posse cut from Berner off his upcoming “20 Lights” EP. Catch the Taylor Gang representative at The Showbox on 11/3 with Meth & Red and B-Real. - Josh

New Music: Gizmo - “Sameness : Book of James”


Gizmo will soon be opening up for Jose James at The Crocodile with one of our favorite DJs, AC Lewis. Check out Gizmo’s new track “Sameness : Book Of James” below and grab your tickets for the September 16 show here. - Liz

New Music: Theoretics - “Future Is Bright” f. Shelton Harris


Seattle’s own Theoretics music has released the third installment in their new One A Month series featuring Shelton Harris. The first two featured Moe Betta, Grynch, and Afrok and are available to stream on their Soundcloud page. - Liz