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[Event Recap] Genre Fest 2012

Genre Fest hosted by Designer D. This event live from Belmont II’s in Butler PA was an amazing event. The show was hosted by DJ Afterthought & Designer D (Young Pilots). The night kicked off with awesome performances by TeeO & then Yung Bru. Young Infamous hit the stage after the short DJ break with the…

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[The Distribution] Will Effe “Drive Home” [prod. by Tarzan]

Will Effe of the OLDxSOULS collective is working on his second free album “In The Shadow Of Tomorrow”, with “Drive Home” as the first single. The song is produced by Tarzan Beats. Expect a music video for “Drive Home” in the near future along with more info on “In The Shadow Of Tomorrow”   Follow: @WillEffe…

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[The Distribution] Denise Cotton “Lost in Love”

‘Denise Cotton’ is a ”neo-soul” singer hailing from Harlem! She fuses Jazz and Soul into a sound that is undeniable! Listen to her latest single “Lost In Love”   Denise Cotton’s sound is fresh and eclectic. Her voice is distinct, evoking emotional reactions that allow her listener to embrace vulnerability. Born and raised in Harlem, Denise was stimulated by jazz at a…

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[The Distribution] Apaulo Treed & Knightstalker feat. Meyhem Lauren & J-Love “Tactical Strike Force” (prod. by J-Love)

Apaulo Treed and Knightstalker join forces to bring you the “The Last Line Of Defence” album this winter and would like to present you the first single taken from the album: “Tactical Strike Force”! This boom-bap banger has both of them spitting alongside legendary Queens/New York representatives Meyhem Lauren and J-Love. The self-proclaimed “King Of…

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[Event] DJ Bandcamp Camp For a Cause

“Camp For a Cause” was started in 2012 by an up and coming DJ from Youngstown, OH named DJ Bandcamp. Its design is to aid both public and private charities, or other philanthropic groups, with their many needs as seen fit by both parties. As a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. and a…

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[The Distribution] Rock Mecca “Girls All Around”

“Girls All Around” is a track inspired by the classic dancehall sound which invaded New York City in the early to mid 90’s. The rudeboy hook, as well as the title, fully explains what the song is about but it’s still all Hip-Hop though, with a hard knocking beat and rhymes that make this one…

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[Album] Flowerland “The Caffeine Disk EP”

Gypsygarden Records is pleased to announce Flowerland’s first release in 15 years: “The Caffeine Disk EP“ six classic Flowerland songs re-mixed by John Agnello (Dinosaur Jr., Sonic Youth).

[Event] Rhyme Calisthenics #12 + Oddisee + MH the Verb

Pittsburgh’s Official MC Competition is back for a 12th installment that features MH the Verb and headliner Oddisee. Hosted by Thelonious Stretch with DJ Kava on the 1’s & 2’s. Additional guest appearances and DJ sets to be announced. Our 12th competition will feature 8 MC’s from the region spinning the Wheel of Skillz in…

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[Video] The Camp “Before The Storm”

The weatherman predicted rain, but no satellite could predict this storm. Fresh off the release of their acclaimed “Training Camp” mixtape, The CAMP is here to welcome you to your dreams with “Before the Storm”, the 1st official video from the project . Producer Mysterious(Who also shot/directed the video) sets the dark, and forboding tone,…

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[Mixtape] Lay Lanskey “Sorry So Long” (Mixed By DJ Shef)

Lay Lanskey is veteran of the Pittsburgh Hip-Hop scene. As a founding member of the local super group Tha Govament or G.O.V. the group saw some minor success. Lay started to take his music a little more serious but he always had one foot in the street and one foot in the music industry. After…

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[Video] Hi Guys x Jus Smith “Up North” (Dir. by Var EZ)

  New Music Video “Up North” from Harlem’s own Recording Artist JUS SMITH and Bronx duo H! Guys directed by Var EZ. Follow: @higuysrock @thag5 @thisisvarez

[Trend Setter Tuesday] Ill X Ill Clothing

For this week’s Trend Setter Tuesday feature we catch up with ILL X Ill Clothing. [BMW] What is illxill clothing? We’re an online clothing store bringing you exclusive Infectious Street Apparel. ILL times ILL Clothing. Inspired by the Hip-Hop culture. [BMW] What area is the line based out of? How did you begin? What sparked…

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