Thursday, May 28, 2015
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Soul Election's Sángo is currently touring in support of Little Dragon, than various festivals in the U.S and Europe. Check "Papers" another smoked-out, instrumental head rush from the future. Sango will be in Minneapolis Thurs. May 28th with Little Dragon at First Avenue, than check out the Hi*A*Tus party at Public Functionary later that night.
Nazeem & Spencer Joles recruit P.O.S for "Fallen Souls" and drop jewels all over the place.
Nazeem & Spencer Joles ft. P.O.S -"Fallen Souls"-mp3
Friday, May 22, 2015
M.I.A. links with French producer Surkin's Gener8ion project on "The New International Sound Pt. II". From the producers Gener8ion EP, which is available June 15 on Bromance.
M.I.A. & GENER8ION -"The New International Sound (Part. II)"-mp3
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Jamie xx collaborate with Young Thug & Popcaan for "I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)", a track from his forthcoming debut In Colour.
Jamie xx ft. Young Thug & Popcaan -"I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)"-mp3
Monday, May 18, 2015
Minneapolis Greg Grease debuted his visuals for "Work Song" at Afro-Punk , from off his 2015 release Born To Lurk Forced To Work. Of the track Greg Grease explains "Work Song is that motivation to get the coin shamelessly however that may be. Soundtrack to the work day."
Red Bull Sound Select & Greenroom Magazine present:
Greg Grease ft. ZULUZULUU
DJ's Sarah Whiite & Tiiiiiiiiip.
The Amsterdam Bar, St. Paul, MN
Greg Grease -"SunShowers"-mp3
Friday, May 15, 2015
On his latest installment of his radio residency with BBC 1, Montreal producer KAYTRANADA releases in his words "a beat from the EP i did for XL at the time and the sample was impossible to clear, *cause Jimmy Page dont play that shit*".
KAYTRANADA -“A Loser’s Celebration”-mp3
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Minneapolis gifted lyricist Metasota celebrated his 3,000th twitter follower about a week ago with a song's subject/theme picked by his 3,000th follower J Cupid. "Organic Growth" is a another head-rocker, produced by Tek. Metasota's RUDMT on deck this summer.
Metasota -"Organic Growth (prod. by Tek)"-mp3
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Maria Isa has arranged her own screenplay to Little Dragon's "Twice," on her last production trip to Detroit, which inspired lyrics to her latest release "You Don't Know (What I've Been Going Through)."
Isa is currently getting ready to release her mixtape Dragon Lady, while currently playwriting in both the Twin Cities and New York City. This summer Isa is also producing "El Movimiento Mix" a radio program promoting Latino arts, culture and community agendas and finalizing her collaboration with Muja Messiah, Villa Rosa's next jump LeMuria due out this August.
Maria Isa -"You Don't Know (What I've Been Going Through)"-mp3
Friday, May 8, 2015
M.I.A. comes out of left field with the slow and bouncy demo for "Platforms". "Neon lights on the dust on the ground on the bus,dirty roads makes that scarf wrap a must...platforms heres a train of thought, getting to the bright side of me is why I fought ".
M.I.A. -"Platforms (demo)"-mp3
Melbourne-based soul quartet Hiatus Kaiyote just released their sophomore record Choose Your Weapon and are on tour. The funky Australians bring their groovy set to Minneapolis with Hawthorne Headhunters. Win tickets by telling us what American rapper appeared on Hiatus Kaiyote's debut album Tawk Tomahawk in 2013. Send answers to email@example.com Check out their feature in Greenroon Magazine.
Hiatus Kaiyote -"Shaolin Monk Motherfunk"-mp3
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The French-Cuban sisters Ibeyi with yet another remix of "River", this time from XXL label boss and album producer Richard Russell. It would seem appropriate to expect an official remix album in the near future. They charmed Minneapolis a few months ago, go see them if you can.
Ibeyi -"River (RLR Remix)"--mp3
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
NYC next great chef, MC Action Bronson will be in Minneapolis May 15th. Win tickets by telling us what American singer-songwriter Action Broson samples for first track "Brand New Car" off debut Mr. Wonderful, out now. Send answer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Earl Sweatshirt & Action Bronson -"Warlord Leather"-mp3
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Minneapolis RONiiA gets a remix look of "Last Words" from visual and sound artist Bryce Hample and friends aka Reighnbeau of Albuquerque, New Mexico. "Last Words" originally appeared on the self-titled debut from RONiiA, on Totally Gross National Products.
RONiiA -"Last Words (REIGHNBEAU Remix)"-mp3