Saturday, May 28, 2016
Minneapolis has many styles upon styles upon styles and Tony the Scribe definitely has his own lane. Tony the Scribe is a well traveled young man who has a unique sense of hip-hop and self. Many folks may know Tony the Scribe from his work in the avant-rap group KillStreak. Tony the Scribe makes his solo jump with "Checkmate". On the brooding "Checkmate", he spins chess metaphors "On some ‘Fuck a bishop’–they ain’t never seen a black square". And how they gon’ tell me that I gotta keep a path clear?" from his upcoming Mixed Blood EP available June 6th. "Checkmate" premiered over at Passion of the Weiss.
Tony the Scribe -"Checkmate"-mp3
Friday, May 27, 2016
Minneapolis ZULUZULUU is a collective of musicians and producers consisting of Greg Grease, DJ Just Nine, MYK, Proper-T, Captain Big Bounce and Trelly Mo.
"Fades is a great introduction into the ZULUZULUU philosophy; let's fade away the novelty and save the day for prophecy. We waste so much time attempting to please each other with small talk. Can we hold some authentic conversation and challenge each other to fade away the fake handshakes and phony friendships? " - Darkmatterintergalacticspacesciencefunkpilots (ZULUZULUU). "Fades" is the new single from upcoming Whats The Price (Sound Verite Records/RVL), out June 24th digitally, with colored vinyl arriving in September. The song "Fades"premiered today on The Current 89.3.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Minneapolis veterans I Self Devine & Muja Messiah go intergalatic as they get set for Soundset with new video for "Midnight On Jupiter" with sexy vocals of Lady Midnight. The visuals for "Midnight On Jupiter" were directed by Mychal "MYK" Fisher (ZULUZULUU). This following last week's new single "We Ain't Scared ft. Lady Midnight", both tracks produced by J. Hard.
Sunday, May 22, 2016
Yassin Bey and artist/producer Ferrari Sheppard collaborate for another surprise release. Yassin Bey released a track last month "Dec 99th - N.A.W.", also produced by Ferrari Sheppard in Capetown, South Africa.
Dec. 99th -"Tall Sleeves (Prod. by Ferrari Sheppard)"-mp3
Friday, May 20, 2016
Thursday, May 19, 2016
I Self Devine & Muja Messiah present 9th House latest "We Ain't Scared", produced by J. Hard. "We Ain't Scared" is a tribute to the spirit of the Black Lives Matters movement, it's the bonus track off their debut release 9th House. I Self Devine & Muja Messiah debut 9th House is also now available on colored vinyl. You can see them at Soundset May 29th.
I Self Devine & Muja Messiah Ft. Lady Midnight -"We Ain't Scared" (Prod. J.Hard)-mp3