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Ticket Giveaway – Nightmares on Wax, Live in Chicago on 7/3

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Event, Giveaway / Contest, Hip Hop, Trip Hop | 0 comments

Ticket Giveaway – Nightmares on Wax, Live in Chicago on 7/3

  George Evelyn celebrates his 25th year as Nightmares on Wax (AKA George Evelyn) is celebrating 25 years of music with a new collection of some of his greatest tracks, N.O.W. Is The Time and his largest road show through the U.S. ever. He’ll be rolling through Chicago, appearing at Concord Music Hall on July 3rd. We’re giving away two pairs of tickets below, but your safest bet is checking out tickets while they’re still available  here. Nightmares on Wax made a name for himself in the 80s UK hip hop scene and his...

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Jbre X Dougie Kent – Stimulation (SaneBeats Remix)

Posted by on Jun 29, 2014 in Hip Hop, House, New Music, Remix, Trip Hop | 0 comments

Jbre X Dougie Kent – Stimulation (SaneBeats Remix)

London’s SaneBeats delivers us a new remix to add to his repertoire and takes on Jbre and Dougie Kent’s ‘Stimulation.’ The remix to the EDM infused Hip Hop track  has you bouncing from the get go and Sanebeats does an amazing job on an already great song! Listen to it below and let us know what you think in the comments...

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Bassnectar & Excision – Put it Down (Crizzly Remix)

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in Drumstep, Dubstep, Hip Hop, New Music, Trap | 0 comments

Bassnectar & Excision – Put it Down (Crizzly Remix)

Live Dubstep band Destroid released The Invasion Remixes and among those remixes, we are given the holy grail of Crunkstep by none other than Texas’ own Crizzly. Crizzly takes Dubstep giants Bassnectar and Excision’s song ‘Put It Down,’ and gets down and dirty with it, turning it into a fast paced, synth and bass heavy monstrosity of pure Trap music glory. With an already solid foundation to build upon in the original ‘Put It Down,’ Crizzly takes it and delivers big in his remix, building us up to a Drum...

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Diplo Scores With World Cup Mix

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in Dubstep, Hip Hop, House, Moombahton, New Music, Trance | 0 comments

Diplo Scores With World Cup Mix

Just as much as music is an international affair, there is an event that happens every four years unlike any other where the world stops to watch. The World Cup is in full swing in Brazil and the general of Mad Decent gives us an energetic mix that we can dance and celebrate to even if our team is not doing so well. Diplo mixes together a great medley of tunes from Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike to Yellow Claw, The Black Keys, and Madeon amongst many others. Even Deadmau5 trance themed Brazil was used paying respect to the Host Nation. Click...

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DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist to Tour with Afrika Bambaataa’s Vinyl and It’s Amazing

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in EDM News, Event, Hip Hop | 0 comments

DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist to Tour with Afrika Bambaataa’s Vinyl and It’s Amazing

Turntable masters DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist have just announced a fall tour, “Renegades of Rhythm,” focused around an ambitious project: presenting proto-hip-hop artist Afrika Bambaataa’s legacy through music – not by just spinning what he created but by touring with vinyl handpicked from his collection. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Bambaataa’s work, his ability as a artist, producer and taste-maker was instrumental in setting hip-hop on the path its on today. His record collection (40,000 strong!) is...

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Dipset and A-Trak – ‘Dipsh*ts’ Shade is Thrown by Dame Dash

Posted by on May 14, 2014 in Hip Hop, New Music | 0 comments

Dipset and A-Trak – ‘Dipsh*ts’  Shade is Thrown by Dame Dash

Dipset is back and stepping up their game dropping the track, “Dipsh*ts“, a nasty collab with A-Trak. Along with Cam’ron and A-Trak, Dipset brings the crew back for this track, featuring Jim Jones, Juelz Santana and Freekey Zekey. “It’s still Dipset, you Dipsh*ts” Dame Dash keeps it real by ending the song with some smack talk, perhaps throwin shade at Jay-Z, the “King of NYC”. “First off, my name is Dame Dash, and I want to talk for a second, if you don’t mind. I am from Harlem, and...

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Counterpoint 2014

Posted by on May 6, 2014 in April, Bass, Electro, Event, Fest Raiders, Hip Hop, Saxstep | 0 comments

Counterpoint 2014

Counterpoint returned for its second year in the heart of Georgia, with a new location and a whole new set up. Placed in Kingston Downs, GA, this bombshell festival was ready for success with an absolutely killer lineup that featured Outkast playing on the 20th anniversary of their first album. Combined with mostly beautiful weather over the three days, this sophomore year of Counterpoint was truly magical. While it just wouldn’t be Counterpoint without at least one downpour, this year’s storm only wiped a couple key names off the...

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Snoop Dogg or Snoop Raver?

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in EDM News, Hip Hop, New Music | 0 comments

Snoop Dogg or Snoop Raver?

In recent hip hop news the notorious rapper transformed reggae artist we all know as Snoop Dogg or Snoop Lion has recently announced via instagram a new project. The project is exposing Snoop Dog and potentially a new group called LA Party Machine into the EDM world. With a caption from the man himself, Snoop Dogg, said ‘Comin soon. My new group!!!!!!!! EDM meets hip hop !! La Party Machine !!’ Is the EDM world ready for Snoop Dogg to become Snoop Raver? Will he truly release his spirit animal with some wild drops and crazy bass?...

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Wu-Tang Clan Will Only Sell One Copy Of Their Special Album

Posted by on Mar 29, 2014 in Business, Hip Hop | 0 comments

Wu-Tang Clan Will Only Sell One Copy Of Their Special Album

The production of special edition forms of media and art are not uncommon today; from special edition video game consoles to collectible magazine covers, various groups attempt to differentiate their products to promote the idea of a unique and rare item. The hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan is set on selling only a single copy of their special album Once Upon A Time In Shaolin with the central notion that music is a form of art. This album, not the same one as their 20th anniversary album, will tour the world from art galleries to music events just...

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GoldLink – ‘Planet Paradise’

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Hip Hop, March 2014, New Music | 0 comments

GoldLink – ‘Planet Paradise’

Keep your energy up with this new track by GoldLink ‘Planet Paradise’ from his new mix-tape, The God Complex. GoldLink has been coming up fast with his ability to create great beats and ‘Planet Paradise’is not exception. This track is filled with tight lyrics with a beat that will make you bounce. The God Complex will be out on April 1st. Till then,...

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