Today’s Future Sound is an organization in Oakland that is doing some really great work here in the Bay Area and across the country with music education. They are currently raising money to help fund their Beats4Lunch Program in West Oakland Middle School (with obvious potential to expand as funding comes in!). I will post […]
With the premier of his debut album around the corner, MAHD releases the cover art and track list for the rather personal project, ‘13′.
Grammy-Award winning recording artist LORDE recently announced that she is curating the soundtrack for the upcoming Hunger Games film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 and today she revealed the title & artwork for the lead single to the soundtrack, which happens to be a song by the curator herself. The title to the […]
Today, we are extremely happy to announce that Brooklynati hip hop duo Tanya Morgan have officially signed to HiPNOTT Records. Since working with Von Pea and Donwill on 2013’s You & What Army, as well as Von Pea & Aeon‘s Duly Noted last year, the label is excited to be working with Tanya Morgan once again; […]
Fresh off his return from “retirement,” NYC mainstay Mickey Factz is preparing to hit the road on national tour. Sponsored by The DJBooth and GoWhereHipHop, The Red or Blue Pill Tour will see the independent emcee hitting a total of 11 cities across the U.S and more to be announced. He will be accompanied by special guests and New orleans mainstays Lyriqs Da Lyraciss and DJ Strategy. […]
“One of my best friends, for over 12 yrs and the most selfless and humble person I have met passed away today, Praverb The Wyse” – M-Dot A tribute to the emcee/blogger Praverb that we all knew and loved. He had called M-Dot the night before he passed and when M-Dot got the News yesterday, he […]
New Orleans Queen of Bounce Big Freedia is set to publish a memoir on Gallery Books, a division of Simon & Schuster. The project, tentatively titled, Big Freedia: God Save the Queen Diva, will be released sometime next year. The book will document Big Freedia’s life growing up a gay Baptist boy in New Orleans, taunted by neighborhood kids […]