Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Bars in the Booth - Bumpy Knuckles (Session 6)

Bumpy Knuckles kicks some serious bars at Headquarterz with the legendary DJ Premier on the boards.   

SMCITY Showoff Radio Freestyle w/ Statik Selektah

SmCity makes an appearance on Statik Selektah's "Show Off Radio" show on Shade 45 and drops a freestyle one week away from the release of his album, "Empire Falls" Dec 3rd. The project features production from Harry Fraud, Statik Selektah, !llmind, Dj Toomp & More.

Effyoo - The Illest Human (Prod by Beat Carte)


"The Illest Human" is the first single off of Beat Cartel Presents: The Fifth Column, performed by Queens emcee Effyoo.

Cool FD - Independent Coolness 22 : Emcee Of The Week - Notion


Cool FD presents another great podcast of his radio show Independent Coolness. In this episode, Cool FD features Notion as his emcee of the week. Check out the tracklising below and enjoy!! 

[Cool FD’s 1st half] 
01. DJ Tek-Wun ft. Pudgee Tha Phat Bastard and Erox – Pay Attention 
02. Macabeats – The Fix Remix (prod. by Cool FD) 
03. Physical Graffiti – Natural Born Thinker 
04. Divine – Check It Out (prod. by Prov P) 
05. Task1ne – Goosebumps V4 
06. Devine Carama – Classic Material (prod. by Cool FD) 
07. Uno – Hate This 
08. AMiAM – Do The Damn Thing (prod. by JuniAli) 
09. SmCity ft. BJ The Chicago Kid – New Spiritual (prod. Statik Selektah) 
10. Ali Vegas – New Day (prod. by Sickness) 
11. A-Rushh – Every Round 
12. Descendent MC – Move Something 

[Emcee of The Week – Notion] 
13. Notion – Wassup Ok 
14. Notion ft. Illvibe – Lift Up 
15. Notion ft. Cee – Follow My Lead 
16. Notion – Stays Fly 
17. Notion ft. Cee, Gravity Christ, DJ Grouch – I Aint Concerned 
18. Notion ft. Derek Kelly – Out The Basement 

[Cool FD’s 2nd Half]
19. Descendent MC ft. Flauce – I’m Ready 
20. AMiAM ft. Kaleigh Baker – World Premiere (prod. by JuniAli) 
21. Termanology ft. Michael Christmas, Astro – I’m Good (cuts by Statik Selektah) 
22. Mitch L. Hennessy – The Sequel (prod. by MWP) 
23. Cee – Be Healthy 2014 (prod. by Cool FD) 
24. Devine Carama ft. JK-47 – Believing In Forever 
25. MakemPay ft. Sean Price, Twyce – Casanova (prod. by Dee Metto)

Georgia Anne Muldrow & Bahamadia - SomeOthaShip Connection Tour

The arrival of the cold weather season does not mean that the funkiest label in town has any intention of cooling things down. Over the holiday season, SomeOthaShip will be hitting the road for the SomeOthaShip Connection Tour. The tour will launch November 30th in Portland, OR and making stops in several cities such as Denver, Chicago, and Cambridge before crossing international borders into Canada. The complete routing of confirmed shows follows below, with more dates to be announced soon.  

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Georgia Anne Muldrow’s style of hip hop, jazz, 70’s funk and her earthy voice has earned her an abundance of admirers both nationwide and overseas. Her most recent project oLIGARCHY sUCKS!, has been setting the internet ablaze with unreleased self produced instrumental tracks and her lead vocal single Ciao. 

Alongside Georgia Anne Muldrow on tour will be long time musical collaborator and SomeOthaShip Co-Founder, Dudley Perkins AKA Declaime. The pair has consistently invested their time and musical energies into shining a light on some of the industry’s most endeared underground talents, bringing an incomparable endowment of positivity, love and light to the music world. 

Bahamadia is well known to the hip hop underground scene as one of the most lyrically profound emcees to ever do it. An early protégé of the late Hip Hop legend Guru (Gangstarr), Bahamadia has collaborated with everybody from The Roots to DJ Premier and Talib Kweli. Her debut album Kollage (via Chrysalis/EMI Records) debuted in the Billboard top 200. Bahamadia’s versatility guarantees fans of the tour an exciting show. The tour will be a precursor to her soon to be released album (TBA) which will drop in early 2015. 

Also on the tour is Californian producer Kankick (Declaime, Planet Asia, DJ Babu, Wildchild). 

Dates for the SomeOthaShip Connection Tour : 

Sunday 11/30 Portland, OR Mississippi Studios

Wednesday 12/3 Denver, CO Cervantes’ Other Side 

Thursday 12/4 Wichita, KS Rock Island Live 

Friday 12/5 Chicago, IL The Shrine

Thursday 12/11 Cambridge, MA The Middle East 
Downstairs 

Friday 12/12 Montreal, QB Le Belmont 

Saturday 12/13 Etobicoke, Ontario Canada The Rockpile West 

Wednesday 12/17 Atlanta, GA Aisle 5 

Tuesday 12/23 Oakland, CA The New Parish

MC Lyte On Sway In The Morning

Recently, the legendary MC Lyte was on Sway In The Morning as she speaks on the start of the Hip Hop Sisters Network, the Bill Cosby saga and kicks a hot freestyle over Junior Mafia's Player's Anthem instrumental.

MC Melodee - Crunch Time EP


MC Melodee releases her new EP "Crunch Time" featuring her hit single "DiscoDip". Her new EP features artists such as Chuck Inglish (Cool Kids), A.G. (D.I.T.C.), Like (Pac Div) and Illa J. (J.Dilla / Yancey Boys).

Immerze - Dayton Spokes (Deluxe Edition) LP


Just days after releasing his single "Mike Jones, Vancouver BC's Immerze has followed through with his promise to re-release his 'Dayton Spokes' project.  The 13-track project features production from the likes of Cartier Jones, Kam Cartoon, DJ Jagw1re, and Rich Kidd who is not only featured as a producer, but also assists Immerze on the cut "Hagen Das".