To Know someone, with a capital "K" is something that man has pondered throughout the ages. The greatest minds to ever grace this planet posited many a theory about what it is "to be" without ever coming to a ...more
The covers are finally coming off The Unveiling, the debut LP from MarQ Spekt and Karniege as The Invizzibl Men. The result is a ferociously hard hitting record bristling with gunmetal beats and lyrics still dripping with spray-paint. While others attempt to recreate hip-hop’s golden age, The Invizzibl Men reinvent hardcore east-coast hiphop, annihilating verses over futuristic boom-bap.
The Super Chron Flight Brothers are the two black guys you saw in that police sketch on the news tonight. When they aren't fleeing northward on foot while wearing dark clothing, they, like all of their "homies", record rap lyrics about smoking cannabis, keeping it real and their displeasure with the local police department. Their favorite color is anything but white, favorite book is If I did It by one O. Simpson Esq. and their favorite... more
Rapper Vordul Mega (a.k.a. Vordul Megallah) is one-half of underground hip hop duo Cannibal Ox and a member of the hip hop group Atoms Family . Vordul's debut solo album, Revolution Of Yung Havoks , was released in 2004. That same year, Vordul Mega also put out a supplemental compilation LP composed of new and rare work, some of which was not included on Revolution Of Yung Havoks . This second album, titled Yung World , features... more
Moe Pope spent the late nineties in Oakland, CA with the highly influential hip-hop band Mission. Mission featured Moe along side of prolific MC, Raashan Morris, and a band that featured musicians from both California and the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. Raashan and the band are currently touring and releasing records as the Crown City Rockers (Caroline dist.) Popular SF Bay producer Headnodic is also a... more
A "hip hop supergroup" of Revolutionary Emcee' s speaking truth about the world around us through the use of militant yet intelligent lyricism and genre defying beats. Not made to preach but to reach the ears of those searching for more substance in the music.
Perhaps not since the emergence of the Wu-Tang Clan has there been a hip-hop group of this magnitude. The Reavers are a supergroup like no other, eleven amazing... more
Audio Bullys are west Londoners Simon Franks and Tom Dinsdale . By their debut, both Dinsdale and Franks had several years of production and DJ experience behind them; Dinsdale, the act's main producer, began DJing at the age of 16 and had his 12"s gracing the mix sets of the world's top DJs by 1998. Franks, more of a musician (and also the vocalist), played piano and drums before discovering the sampler. Once they got together,... more
"Forget everything you know about the phrase "International DJ," and allow yourself the pleasure of meeting Ferry Corsten. The Dutch superstar has consistently been voted one of the top 10 DJs in the world” (according to DJ magazine’s definitive Top 100 DJ chart) for five years. He’s played for hundreds of thousands of fans – sometimes at once – in amphitheaters, fields and nightclubs from Australia to... more
“Multi-instrumentalist and sound engineer Rena Jones is a force to be reckoned with. At age 30, she boasts more than 30 collaborative albums, 3 full length solo albums, 20 years of classical violin study, and 12 years of cello–and she is considered one of the leading women in audio engineering today.” -- Strings Magazine
Her extensive background in music and sound covers a colorful spectrum from award winning video... more
Hanouneh is a jazz vocalist who has moved on to reggae and hip hop, fusing her musical ambitions with her political struggle. She has worked closely with the Lebanese underground hiphop scene, and is a part of Beirut collective "961 Underground" although she is based in Sweden nowadays. At the moment Hanouneh collaborates closely with riddim man/producer Mr. Sloap. They were voted Artist of the month in P3 Lab in May 2008 and one of their... more
10-piece Milwaukee combo featuring 3 lead vocalists.
Includes ex (and in some cases current) members of Highball Holiday, The Pacers, International Jet Set, The Essentials, De La Buena, and many more.
We started writing and rehearsing in early 2007. ... more
Electronic art music
Nick Currie (born February 11, 1960 in Paisley, Scotland), more popularly known under the artist name Momus (after the Greek god of mockery), is a songwriter, blogger and former journalist for Wired. Most of his songs are self-referential or postmodern.
For more than twenty years he has been releasing, to only marginal commercial and critical success, playful and transgressive albums on labels in the United Kingdom, the United States, and... more
Propagandhi was formed in 1986.
Founding members Chris Hannah and Jordan Samolesky are also founding members of the G7 Welcoming Committee , which to date has released over 50 records including seminal recordings by the (International) Noise Conspiracy, warsawpack, Subhumans, I Spy, Submission Hold, Swallowing Shit, Giant Sons, The Rebel Spell and spoken word releases by Noam Chomsky, Ann Hansen and Ward Churchill.
The band... more
Hannover, the capital of Lower Saxony, sometimes known as ‘Bosshanover’, although this tropical moniker may appear deceptive as blue seas and palm trees are pretty rare around these parts! Nevertheless, it can be argued that this is the place where the primordial mixture of ‘Nu- Bossa’ and funky breaks first sprang to life in the mid 1990s. By the end of that decade, music maniacs Ralf Droesemeyer and Mark... more
Main Sequence lives in Portland, OR and makes sample-based music. The Ownership Society represents his first full-length release. It took 2 years and was created using nothing but records, a turntable, a mixer, an MPC-3000, and Digital Performer.
The Ownership Society plays with many ideas that are floating around our society today, which oddly enough were embodied in the recordings of past decades. It ranges in styles of hip hop from... more
Little People - Mickey Mouse Operation
Little People is the nom-de-guerre of producer Laurent Clerc. Laurent is both Swiss and English. His parents met as athletes - they were both sprinters in the 60’s. One ran for Britain, the other for Switzerland; one of them was fourth in the Olympic Games in the 400m. The other was European Champion in the 200m. Laurent now makes music. Go figure.
It's the early Nineties, Laurent listens... more
Kane Muir is in the business of pleasant sounds.. A distinct blues flair can be found in this Australian indie rockers melodies. Music that seems to brood with hope and could just as easily find a home in the New York rock scene as it would be in a Louisiana honky-tonk. Somehow this combination of voice and thoughtful guitar toes the line and resonates with both. Is it rock or something else? Perhaps just leave it up to the... more
A native of Austin TX, Suzanna Choffel combines her poetic sensibilities and sweet smoky voice with funky urban rhythms to create a fresh and unique sound. She uses her guitar to create staccato rhythms underneath her dazzling soulful vocal melodies, all backed by a pulsing band with unique instrumentation. Her music has been described as “indie pop with urban beats”, and "jazz-infused soul pop" with comparisons ranging from Feist... more
Atash was born in the vibrant arts and music scene of Austin, Texas, where musicians called The Gypsies began creating an exquisite fusion of world sounds as early as 1996. Quickly hailed as "Austin's best-kept secret!" (Austin Chronicle), The Gypsies earned numerous accolades for their theatre and film scores, most notably their "live" score to Tod Browning's 1929 silent thriller, The Unknown,... more
What do you think of when you think about struggling? The kids in the street, no food stomach bubblin' or n****s in the E-Class, heavy drug smugglin'?" – Xzibit All hip hop bio clichés aside, Eyezon knows struggle all too well. Born in South Africa, he learned firsthand the trials associated with segregation, racism, and poverty. Growing up in difficult times without a father and a mother exiled to Germany for her... more
We would love to be booked for any of the following events:
Birthday Parties; Chicken Parties; Swinger Conventions; County Fairs; Rock and Roll Concerts; TSSAA Halftime Shows; Small-town Wrestling Matches; PBS Phone-a-thons; ...and Going Out of Business Sales. ... more
David Starfire blends different genres of music to create a unique sound that is catching the ears of music fans across the globe. A classically trained multi-instrumentalist/producer/composer/DJ who has lived in NYC, San Francisco and Los Angeles. He is signed to international label Six Degrees Records, home to artists such as Bebel Gilberto, The Orb, Cheb i Sabbah, Karsh Kale, Midival Punditz, Michael Franti, Guadi/Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan,... more
Two-time GRAMMY Nominee, electronic musician underground darling Carmen Rizzo, is a frequent fixture in album credits as a producer, mixer, remixer, musician, and co-writer for a wide range of influential artists including Seal, Coldplay, Alanis Morissette, Paul Oakenfold, BT, Tiesto, Jem, Esthero, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Cirque du Soleil, KD Lang, and Pete Townshend of The Who.
Also known as a... more
the names kweze had diffrent names and ended up with this one along the way.i grew up all over the dallas texas area. hate wen peps ask what part of dallas im from cause i moved to a new school damn near every year.im like everyone had my trials and tribulations and still workin some out to this day. started rappin at 15 now im 20 started off rappin like every thing you hear on the radio and slowly evolved as i grew up and the only reason i... more
WORDSMITH can claim many areas around the globe as his home. The son of a former Full Colonel in the Army, he has resided in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, Georgia, Delaware, Texas, Kansas and even Germany to name a few. After moving around so much, Word found rap as an outlet when he started saving his lunch money each week throughout high school to buy classic tapes from Redman, Big L, Nas, Eric B. and Rakim, Jeru the Damaja,... more
Singer. Beatboxer. Songwriter. Live looper. One-man vocal band.
Kid Beyond loops and multitracks his voice onstage to create his own live backing tracks – layering his impassioned lyrics over his own beatboxing and vocal instrumentation. The result is a riveting, soulful brew of pop electronica.
What takes most people an entire band to produce, Kid Beyond executes with his own mouth. You're in the presence of a higher... more
Toxic hurricane sludge, endless war and the eternal question of what to do with one’s Saturday night when the world’s about to implode… Cubik and Origami mine these topics and more on Slept In On Doomsday, their new release on Dinner Party Records. Originally known for the slow-burning downtempo funk of their eponymous debut on Wide Hive Records, and an intricate beatbox/instrumental EP in 2007, the duo have since broadened... more
Born and raised in St. Louis, MO and East St. Louis. As an underprivileged child, literally dirt poor, Sergio Cac'I Sanchez Allen was blessed to find a home in hip-hop's heart while going from shelter to shelter, and family members homes, other times sleeping in his mother's car. He found out the hard way how cruel and harsh the STL streets can be. Sergio (Young Lou) Allen discovered the thrill of music at age 5 being around his mother who... more
we're a dilapidated east village shack where dope music writing and production takes place. this is home to the few, the brave, the us who are under the influence of the many muses that create music.
..... ... more
MayDay has taken his personal DJ accomplishments and skills to help create a unique sound called SelekSoundCrew. MayDays real name, Des Maynard has been involved in music practically his entire life, and was finally motivated by Kingjyrus to set up his own crew in December 2004.
In May 2004, MayDay mixed his first dancehall CD entitled Steppin Up Di Game which sold pretty well in Halifax, Canada, and Bahamas. In early 2005, MayDay made... more
The members of lacunae have never met. Their music has roots in the electronics of artists like Boards of Canada, Skinny Puppy, and Gary Numan; and in the dark, sexual undertones of Tricky and Portishead. Kasten Searles : vocals, tape recorders, digital audio recorders, toy synthesizers, ukulele, ambient noise Arson Bright : analog-modeling synthesizers, samplers, sequencers, field recordings A. Peluso : samplers, digital... more
HI I'M ERIC, I WEAR MANY HATS. I JUST GOT INTO SKATEBOARDING 1 YEAR AGO AND LOVE IT. I SKATE 2 OR MORE HOURS A DAY. I STARTED A SKATEBOAD COMPANY LAUNCHING 10-31-08. www.sk8dependent.com COME BY AND UPLOAD YOUR SKATE VIDEOS. JOIN SKATE DEPENDENTS MAILING LIST FOR UPDATES ON CONTESTS, NEW PRODUCT, NEWS AND THE LAUNCH! firstname.lastname@example.org I LIKE TO DJ TOO SO I DO MASH UP MIX SETS AT CLUBS AND ON RADIO STATIONS ON THE WEEKENDS.... more
Born in a pod and raised by computers, Sir+ has managed to maintain his electronic roots and stay connected to the national grid. Currently in the process of upgrading limbs for faster transforming and orbiting, you may be able to pick up some of the old parts on ebay. ... more
Bichi was founded a few years back by Danish producer Tobias Wilner. You can call his music indie / folktronia, shoegaze, electronica or just Bichi. Bichi is focusing atmospheric sounds, digital beat manipulation, nice melodies. Bichi has released an album “Notwithstanding” on Opiate aka Thomas Knaks label Hobby Industries in 2005. The vocal on the album comes courtesy of Sara Savery (People Press Play). Bichi has toured Japan... more
Writer - composer - singer, Filo formed band SANTAL from 1999 to 2001, then and since, headed for singing and playing alone, in south of France.
Also photographer, designer & poet.
Check out whole of his works on filosphere.com
All lyrics, music, instruments, vox : FILO
(Hot Chorus : Tabla and last final lead guitar : Vava) (The Disciple: Guitar Vincent Robin) (Apogee Hurloir : bow on... more
Raashan Ahmad has been on the grind since his first release as one of the lead M.C.s in the group Mission , who released the self titled album in 1999 (which quickly became a underground fan favorite) and more recently, as well as most notoriously, as the front man for the live hip-hop group Crown City Rockers who released the album Earthtones in 2004 which garnered both critical acclaim from press (Urb Next 100, San Francisco Weekly... more
Finley Quaye recorded his most recent release, "Pound For Pound" in 2008 with Reggae veteran Norman Grant of The Twinkle Brothers featuring Sly Dunbar and Lloyd Parks. In the past he has worked with Osibisa, both on stage and in the studio, with Iggy Pop, Primal Scream, Lee Scratch Perry and Buju Banton.
He's reached the UK Top 20 three times with "Sunday Shining", "Even After All" and then again with "Dice". His reputation was... more
Musicians like to write about themselves that their stuff allows for „no pigeon holing“. With the first releases from Trickski in 2005, it quickly became evident that this is not true for these guys. They fit into every drawer you can think of! Fans returning home with a new Trickski record habitually tear their hear in front of their shelves: Where is this one going? Techno? Yes. House? Definitely. Dicso? Sure. Rock? Sometimes.... more
In 2007, a new artist named So$a came on the scene and quickly became one of the most prolific MC's in the Bahamian society. His swag and raspy voice made his style unique and powerful. The Nassau Guardian Newspaper describes So$a as “one of, if not the hottest MC on the island. Most of you know him because of his parties but he is one of the hottest MC’s to come out of Caribbean in the last 5 years. We have some... more
SXSW DATE - FRIDAY March 20 Snake Eyes Vinyl w/ London Victory Club
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New Madrid Faults was conceived by John Kimock & Matt Molchany in the winter of 2007. Steady progress has been made in the last 6 months on an album slated for release on Ropeadope in early 2009. Early this year Matt Juknevic joined the band, finally making things feel as... more
Doomtree is a record label. Doomtree is a rap crew. Doomtree is a family. Over the past five years Doomtree has become one of the most highly regarded hip-hop collectives in the Midwest, thanks to our innovative recordings, explosive live shows, and tireless work ethic. By combining the blueprint of hip hop with the DIY ethos of punk and a slew of disparate artistic and musical... more
T. Raumschmiere... is Marco Haas, born in Heidelburg, Germany in 1975. Industrial, punk rock and hardcore gave Marco Haas (aka T.Raumschmiere) his first musical direction. Soon the rallying cry "stay anti" became a way of life. In the early '90s, Marco drummed with the classic hardcore band Zorn (translation: anger), performing more than 300 shows around Europe and releasing two albums on Maximum Voice Records (Leipzig).
In 1997 Marco... more
Here is the press release from Secretly Canadian : How We Lost CD / LP (SC141, released: 05/20/08) Windsor For The Derby spent the last year and a half writing and recording the "How We Lost" record. Holed up for days on end in their Philadelphia studio, they recorded and re-recorded obsessively until every sound was exactly where they wanted it. Gear broke, hard drives crashed, gear broke again, and nervous breakdowns ensued. It... more
The critically acclaimed production duo known as The Sound Providers, are back once again, and ready to drop more funky beats, scratches and hip-hop vibes. Jay and Soulo, the two-man hip-hop production team which has been blessing eardrums since their first release in 98, have consistently dropped well crafted hip-hop joints on wax platters, all of which to the pleasure of hip-hop fans worldwide. Their back to basics format of flavorful... more
Sounds From The Ground formed in 1995. Both members Nick Woolfson and Elliot Jones met through their involvement with the underground music scene in London. SFTG released their debut album in 1996 entitled 'Kin' , it was to prove a landmark release, widely acclaimed. 'Kin' merged hip hop, dub and jazz and caught the imagination of hearts and minds worldwide. The... more
"so do we pass the ghosts that haunt us later in our lives; they sit undramatically by the roadside like poor beggars, and we see them only from the corners of our eyes, if we see them at all.
The idea that they have been waiting there for us rarely if ever crosses our minds. Yet they do wait, and when we have passed, they gather up their bundles of memory and fall in behind, treading in our footsteps and catching up, little... more
After their 2007 album „Beam me in“, Roland and Daniel Voss aka Weathertunes once more present a blissful offering full of sunny pleasures. Here, unobtrusive beats gently push forward to create elevating and uplifting vibes. On this EP the Voss brothers are accompanied by French vocalist „Kay Dee the Bee“ (on Track 1 + 4) and by Jazz guitarist Michael Arlt (on Track 3 + 5). Into the EP leads „Sex is the... more
Revived after a shake-up in ranks following the release of 'Telescope Mind' (Smalltown Supersound, 2006), Tussle releases their follow-up, 'Cream Cuts'. 'Cream Cuts' finds Tussle expanding upon itís own unique mix of drums, bass and electronics, at times echoing the elasticity and straight forward approach of their debut, Kling Klang, but with more color and complexity, while... more
With tens of thousands of albums sold and hundreds of shows rocked, the word of mouth is spreading about Sweatshop Union's style of conscious lyrics, highly musical beats, and high energy live shows that far surpass the average hip hop concert. Campaigning to create awareness for their fourth album Water Street, Sweatshop are embarking on their most extensive phase of touring ever, hitting over 100 cities across North America in just over 4... more
We all live in Toronto. We like playing music. We love making records. In fact, we're making a new one right now.
It will be out in spring '09. It going to be awesome. We've toured alot over this continent. Taylor's favorite colour is blue. Jessica likes driving. Dave likes four on the floor. What else can we say? Love, The Golden Dogs ... more
To Know someone, with a capital "K" is something that man has pondered throughout the ages. The greatest minds to ever grace this planet posited many a theory about what it is "to be" without ever coming to a consensus.
So how can I tell you "About" myself, if nobody knows exactly what it is to "to be" in the first place? A charming fellow who was once young but has now since been dead for a very long time offered this: I think. Therefore... more
A BRIEF BUT FASCINATING BIOGRAPHY OF JAMIE SAFT
Jamie Saft (piano, organs, analog synthesis, bass and guitar, steel guitars) is a native of Queens, New York. Since returning to New York in 1993, Saft's stylistic versatility, multi-instrumentalist capabilities, and production skills have been featured with the Beastie Boys, Bad Brains, the B-52's, Laurie Anderson, Bobby Previte, John Zorn, Dave Douglas,... more
Damien Youth is an independent singer/songwriter/musician who works in a number of rock sub-genres. He has been a part of various musical projects including The Cosmic Cult Of Adam Strange, Featherbox, Kyte, Magic Island, Surprise Symphony and Walter Ghoul’s Lavender Brigade. He has also recorded with Peter Daltrey of the classic '60s band Kaleidoscope.
The common quality in all of Damien Youth’s music is his uncanny... more
Giant Panda, still a symbol of remembering traditions without forgetting progression, is composed of childhood friends Newman and Maanumental (hailing from Seattle) and Chikaramanga (a Tokyo native), with their foundation based out of Los Angeles, CA. The trio's name is simply an analogy to their ethnic and cultural make-up: what else do you call a group made up of white, black, and Asian guys? The first single released was "88 Remix"... more
fluke is a synth player and song writer, he does not use any compter programme's or prerecorded music of any kind,
EVERYTHING! IS FLUKE'S OWN MATERIAL, big thanx to all friends for the support, (ALL MY MUSIC AS COPYRIGHT).
www.myspace.com/shortyfluke www.myspace/flukefaraway ... more
Electric, bare, straightforward, physical or tribal are some of the adjectives that come to mind when listening to the new Manta Ray record, Torres de electricidad [Electricity Pylons], the natural follow-up to their more conceptual previous album, Estratexa (2003). Having toured Russia, Portugal, France, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and the US - gaining support from the American label FilmGuerrero (of which released the last record... more
Electronic art music
Emancipator escaped from the Underground Railroad Chain Gang in the 11th century.
He invented the hot air balloon, with which he chartered the Amazon River.
He invented wine. Emancipator found the formula for the crystallization of ice during a quiet Japanese winter.
He perfected the art of agriculture.
He can climb trees faster than you. Emancipator bleeds ambrosia.
He discovered Iceland.
He can breathe... more
In the three years since Andy Hunter°’s last eclectic batch of electronica, the famed DJ encountered a literal whirlwind of international acclaim, creative advancement and personal growth. From his time on tour with DJ Tiësto (along with several rounds of solo headlining dates) to painting the vivid soundscapes in the studio for his third release Colour to reaping the benefits of a burgeoning family, the turntable wizard... more
Don't take Grayskul's sometimes dark, mystical aesthetic the wrong way--MCs Onry Ozzborn and JFK aren't trying to be Goth or ghoulish. "We never go into anything like 'oohh, let's be eeevil on this one. We're gonna get 'em!' It just comes how it comes," explains Onry. Born out of the Pacific Northwest's Oldominion hip-hop collective, Grayskul emerged as a group in 2004 touring with Rhymesayers artists Eyedea and Abilities. And they made... more
Beats Antique was formed in the fall of 2006 in Oakland CA. In their debut album, Beats Antique creates a definitive union between the old and the new. Tribal Derivations is centered in middle eastern bellydance, downtempo hip hop, old school jazz, classical indian, and north african gnawa music. Zoe, an innovative tribal bellydancer, has co-produced, with Sidecar Tommy and David Satori, a refreshing musical take on an antique... more
“across its 8 tracks, ‘ The Sad Sea ’ proves to be a tangibly executed, cinemascope soundscape to an unmade film- its dulcet tones narrating a story of suffering, solitariness, anxiety and deep pensiveness but with a shimmering veneer of hope that prevails throughout. If you are after top-draw ‘real’ post-rock that shuns the immediacy of more commercially minded bands in favour of a brand of subtle progression... more
“Today’s music is inspired by whatever has gone on before. That’s what fascinates me. Soul music is the earliest form of hip hop. That’s why I want to create it. It might seem like recreating what was done in the past, but what I want to do is merge soul and hip hop together. That’s why I’ll bring in the live aspect of what happened back then into current hip hop trends. That’s the angle I’m... more
D-FYANT is that new sound that everyone is craving for in these uncertain times. The Houston based band is a fresh new blend of rock and reggae, topped with catchy smooth vocals. They released their self titled cd in February of 2007. Within those 15 tracks was the gambit of what D-fyant is. From the beginning with “ Fya Fya ” and “ Don’t You Understand ”, the band establishes, quickly and convincingly, that... more
Otis Grove began as a collective experiment in crossing the traditional jazz sound, with funk and Hip-Hop rhythms. It was the beginning of a sound based in groove, free in improvisation, yet rooted in songwriting, and soulful melodies.
The band began spreading their sound to New England clubs in 2003. The music, which has been described as unique blend of soulfull organ funk and garage rock, pays tribute to the masters while consistently... more
Carlon is a band built on relationships, both present and past, and the result is Americana rock music that strives to explore them. With a resonant, classic sound that calls back to another time, Carlon creates heartfelt and haunting moments that are somehow familiar to all of us. Fans and newcomers alike hear the results of the band’s honest exploration with the release of Johari Window (Ropeadope Digital), a 12-track LP... more
We are a group of potential artists who also songwrite and produce commercial hit singles for the industry. (More information coming soon about us). But feel free to contact us regarding bookings or contract deals of whatever get at us major labels be the first to sign commercial hit makers like us...... ... more
Pete "Young-Ro" Rodriguez Was Born In The Mid West Of Texas On December 18, 1991.
The Young Artist Was Raised In A Small Town Called Crosbyton And Moved To Houston Texas In The Summer Of '03 And There Met Josh "$W.G.$" Gilbert.
And With His Help Created The Young Unique Artist Known Now As Young-Ro.
In The Begining Music Was Just A Past Time. Then The Two Artist Talked And Came To The Conlusion That There Life... more
G-$quad Is A Group That Consists of Two Rappers (Stone & Big Mick), A Singer
(X-Rated),& A Crunk Dude By The Name Of Stock J. We Are More of A Click Than
Anything Because We All Are Tight With Each Other. We Have Known Each Other
Since Middle School. We Are No B2K or Anything Like That Because The Rappers Do
Their On Thing & The Singer Does His & We Collaborate Sometimes If
Needed. We Hail From Garland, TX; From Tha... more
Lions are an Austin, Texas based band that formed in July 2005. Their music is influenced by 60s and 70s era hard rock with 90s era fever. Lions create a blend of retro riffage, artful noise, melodic interludes, and revolutionary attitude.
Members include Matt Drenik (lead vocals, guitarist), Jake Perlman (drummer), Austin Kalman (lead guitarist, vocals), and Mike Sellman (bass guitar, vocals).
"All roars and manes, Lions blends heavy... more
Carpenter-Electrician-Plumber-Etc. (Res. Con.)
International/Independent film connesieur- Vidiot
Kids love me
Moms test me
Dads want to be me
I trust in GOD, always!
I can achieve anything I put my mind to.
I fear nothing
Hard-edged pop / indie rock music with an old-school post-punk twist, Leaders Of Men are as dark as they are danceable, as unique as they are strangely, distantly familiar. Think Joy Division meets The Cure, with a touch of Interpol and The Killers thrown in for good measure. Catchy tunes to DIE for...born to rule, world domination here we come!!
LET ME TELL ALL OF YOU WHY I DO THIS. I was Born and raised in Austin Texas (2-1)I spent the first seven years of my early childhood in Queens New York in Bland Projects. My father moved me back to Texas around eight years old and from then on I made occasional summer visits. I didnt see my father much growing up. working long nights as a Port Authority officer at the World Trade Center kept him away. On his days off I spent time with him... more
From the gritty streets of ATL comes a music movement unlike any other of its kind. At the forefront of this movement is a new and upcoming artist by the name of Young Hollywood. Born Zione Michaels, Young Hollywood had a passion for being the voice of his peers as a child. His mother noticing his attraction to entertaining people thought she would assist in his passion by placing him in the family’s church choir and community plays.... more
is an electronica / alternative project that explores the darker side of my emotions. the music is written behind closed doors, alone. it is dark, moody, passive/aggressive, and unsettling. it is brought to life with the help of several vocalist in the Houston area.
nez is also with the band D-fyant out of Houston .
nez marched drum and bugle... more
Over the last three years, GRIMYSTYLES' innovative approach to purely instrumental dub roots reggae has made them one of the most popular draws in the competitive Austin live music scene. Applying the traditional dub techniques of King Tubby to an array of influences spanning classical,roots,jazz and metal via cutting edge mixing techniques and unique onstage signal processing, Grimy Styles realizes a bold, panoramic vision of dub. While... more
" Amplified Heat sounds like it took the blues, made it snort a serious dose of cocaine and turned up the amps." - The State News Even though the Ortiz brothers have been on the Austin music scene since 1999, they emerged as Amplified Heat in 2003, stemming from a stripped-down blues outfit originally formed in Houston. Blowing out the speakers of clubs around Austin and its surrounding areas, they quickly garnered die-hard fans who... more
What is this? Why does a band from Jackson, MS, here in the 21st century, sound like no other band from Mississippi or the south, for that matter?
It's a rock band: a quintessential quartet of drums (Jody Suarez) , bass (Jakob Clark) , guitar (Joshua Clark) , and keyboards (Chris Michaels) . But thats where the similarity with so many other bands ends.
LBE buzzes and hums with a power all its own.
Move over, Ghostland. There's a new electro powerhouse in town, and this duo ain't leaving until they have all of Austin dancing.
Composed of El Paso natives and childhood friends Phil Arciniega and Justin Dillon, Gobi was conceived after countless nights spent dancing in electronica clubs along the Mexican border town of Juarez. By the summer of 2006, when the friends returned to school at Texas State University, the band... more
Born from dark sleep and broken dreams Haunting Oboe Music is the nightmare of six players. Formed through 6 different influences we are what the **** sounds.
Folk, experimentation, drowning our guilt, and good beats are the jambalaya for our stew. We dance with dirty devils. Enjoy the horror. This is our Poetry of War.
We are Haunting Oboe Music. Too often, bands get caught up in trying to classify themselves into one genre or... more
Perfect Pants is the culmination of years of rigorous ditch-digging effort from its members, all of whom have been individually and collectively paying dues in the Austin music scene for years. The contrasting but complimentary frontmanships and vocal stylings of the two lead vocalists combine with the collaborative songwriting efforts of all the members to create a premium blend of genres that equalizes into progressive rock with memorable... more
It may be difficult to define Maude ’s music, but no matter what you call it, the smooth, funky groove is undeniable. Emerging from the hip-hop laden scene of Houston , Texas in 2007, Maude pushes in a wholly different direction, merging refined vocals and ragtime influenced piano with snappy drum lines and tight, funky bass. Formed by front man Omar Lisandro in late 2007, Maude is the kind of band that... more
My Name is Robert Washington Jr. I'm 19 years old.... as of right now, I'm trying to get my life together because it seems as tho no matter how hard I try, I cant do anything right. I started doing music to keep myself from being in the streets and away from the gang violence that kept me in so much trouble in years past.
My bestfriend is Anthony "Kaliber" Johnson because he helps me channel my anger. When I'm mad he's who I call and... more
Exstus is on a mission: To spread a message of dance, spirituality and love through the creation of innovative transglobal trip-hop, dub, breakbeat and jungle. Lush sonic textures and phat beats coexist with virtuosic jazz & flamenco guitar in the context of uplifting, ultra-modern, ALL-ORIGINAL songs. Songs and fan feedback may be viewed (along with other information) at www.exstus.com.
Make Room For Progress By P. S. Jones Progress is a man that loves women, or at least that the vibe I get off him during our phone interview. Women like his mother and grandmother have played an important part in his journey in the music business. When I ask him the clichéd question, “When did you first fall in love with Hip Hop?” the twenty-seven year old, Massachusets native comes back with a surprising answer.... more
CHROMATICS (The science of colors)
Born in 1982 in St Joseph, Trinidad & Tobago to a British mother and Trinidadian father of East Indian decent, Richard (Chromatics) Raj-Kumar emerged into a world of music that reflected his diverse upbringing. He was introduced to Hip-Hop by a cousin in 1990, and this marked the beginning of his career. Lionel Richie, Julio Iglesias, Gypsy kings, heavy doses of Reggae and the Calypsos of... more
The Galeej Gurus are a band that's been around for 5 yrs. We've been involved in the music scene, however, for a little longer having played with two separate bands prior to the formation of the GGs (Ananth - The Chronic Blues Band, and Nathan, Matthew - Discord). Asked what our music can be defined as, you can expect our responses to be as varied as a simple "rock" to a hip-sounding "Progressive-Funk", to the all- encompassing "Rock`n`Roll" !... more
Born Ernesto Griffin In North Richmond, CA. "FiA$CO" Is A Afro-
Cubano Reppin Straight From The Westside Of South-Central Los
Angeles Where He Was Raised After Moving From The Bay Area.
Having 6 Years Music Experience Independently Of Course. The
Hoodsta Rapper Outta L.A. Is Here To Put His Self Described...
"HOODMERCIAL MUSIC" On Display To The Masses. Having Tour-
ed With Major Acts And Absorbed So Much From Veteran Artists
HARLEM BASED, OWNED AND OPERATED. G.T.M. IS ABOUT TRYIN TO MAKE A CHANGE IN A WHOLE LIFESTYLE, NOT JUST HUSTLIN. HARD WORK PAYS OFF AND WE HERE TO PROVE IT. ALL INDEPENDENT, AND FUNDED BY STRAIGHT GRINDIN WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO A NEW WAY OF LIFE THRU OUR LOVE OF HIP-HOP
Artists : - P.A. The Paladino Kid - Junk Yard a.k.a Junk - Tic The Young Gunn - Hitman a.k.a Young Yitty - Masar a.k.a le vrai - King Weez (H.M.O) -... more
Yes it's me, KB. I’ve stepped out of the booth as for now to tighten up my songwriting and production skills. Though I do miss the allure of the game, it’s not what I’m on right now. I have a poetry book about to be published intitled "To Know Is To Love", and a slew of songs submitted to BMI for publishing as well. So yes, I’m still on my grind. But fret not because I still have a few tricks up my sleeve and will... more
Mathew McNeil on his own account is "not that interesting of a guy" however if you dig deep into his music you will begin to find out different. Popular among his local scene Mathew has done multiple projects with several individuals and his latest project entitled Mathew McPheel proves just that. Playing the guitar since before he squeezed his way out of his mother womb, Mathew has a style that could match the best or be... more
Im in a relationship with Tashay Jamison!!! ATLAFFILIATED.COM
This is a real quick summary about ya boi. I was born in Augusta, rasied on the Southside of Atlanta. Started rapping and making beats in 9th grade. (Shouts to my boi J- South!!!) Two other partners thats my real n!ggas and what not was with ya boi. (shouts to Hustlehard and Dromil) More pics of the click available soon. But basically we... more
Born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Paul (age 25) didn’t become interested in playing guitar until he was in first year university. Once he started playing he couldn’t stop. He didn’t start singing in front of people until he moved to Japan and was put in front of the karaoke mic. This is where he built his confidence in singing and when he put the two together he began writing songs and honing his talent.
HAILING FROM BELFAST NI...AGED 35...SOO P STARTED WRITING SONGS IN 1988..PASSING THROUGH MANY OUTFITS ...SHE FOUND SATISFACTION WORKING WITH PRODUCER DECLAN LEGGE OF BIG SPACE STUDIOS IN NEWRY ...THE SONGS LISTED HERE ARE THE RESULTS OF HER MUSICIAN FRIENDS IMPROVISING OVER THE ACOUSTIC TRACKS...A SPLASH OF HIGHLY TALENTED PRODUCTION SKILLS AND A YEARS BUSKING...
SINCE STARTING HER MYSPACE ACCOUNT LAST YEAR SHE HAS COLLABERATED WITH A POET... more