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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Music, Rap, RnB/Jazz/Soul
Following the momentum of his driving dancefloor record with AC Slater, “On The Run“ released under Skrillex‘ new label, The Nest, Baltimore-born, Atlanta-based vocalist/lyricist/producer Mic
All three EP’s are self-produced, arranged, and written. and hold a heavy influence from the funk and soul of the Late 70′s – Early 80′s, and are delivered with the sensibilities of contemporary hip-hop and electronic music. The title, artwork and subject matter of the songs glow with deeper meaning; esoteric references to the literary works and spiritual teachings of Drunvalo Melchizedek, Eckhart Tolle and Baba Ram Dass of love, inner peace, and ascension. Each EP highlights a different phase of the Time Traveler’s journey, each one venturing further inward, through personal dysfunction, through his own ego, and through life challenges, seeking to transcend it all and find our innermost essence in the heart.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Events, Music, Rap, RnB/Jazz/Soul
Tomorrow, May 21st at Mother is a special edition of MOVE. A.ware will be hosting and celebrating the release of “Good Morning Midnight”. Sounds will be provided by Xavier BLK, and Jeremy Avalon, no cover and drink specials all night long see you there!
Monday, May 19, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Art, Culture, Entertainment, movies, Photography
Here are some dope Behind-the-Scenes photos caught by Zahra Omer during the production of our short film, A Day in the Life of Tim Friday, which premieres this Thursday, May 22nd, at Midtown Art Cinema. Tickets available here!
Saturday, May 17, 2014 by Corey Davis | No Comments | Category: Art, Daily Inspiration
Making its auction debut at the Sotheby’s New York Evening Auction of Contemporary Art auction last night, Jeff Koon’s Popeye sculpture sold for an impressive $28,165,000. Sotheby’s reports that the seven-foot-tall “monumental sculpture conjuring the spirit of Warhol’s Pop art masterworks” was purchased by hotelier Steve Wynn and will be displayed in one of his hotels in Las Vegas.
Leading up to the sale, Sotheby’s produced the video above that features Contemporary Art Worldwide’s co-head Alexander Rotter giving a brief history on the cultural importance of the Popeye character and his appearance in works by Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol from the early days of Pop Art. He also speaks talks about the importance of Popeye to Koons as “the first pure American hero.” -via Complex
Friday, May 16, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Events, Music, Rap, RnB/Jazz/Soul
Tomorrow support the homie Micah Freeman’s release party at the W ! Dope sounds provided by Xavier BLK
“Established singer and songwriter Micah Freeman follows up his 2012 debut with a series of 3 entirely self produced EP’s. Heartspace Vol. 1 is set to be released on May 20th with a special release party and concert to be held at the W Hotel (Downtown) Saturday May 17th at 10pm. 45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd. Atlanta 30308. Party sounds provided by Xavier BLK and Thrice Groove.”
Friday, May 16, 2014 by Destiny Manifest | No Comments | Category: Alternative/Rock, Art, Music, Rap
Thursday, May 15, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Events, Music, Rap
As promised today is the day to check out Big Cheeko’s new effort “The Ambassador Project”. The tape features a few Atlanta favorites such as GripPlyaz, Go Dreamer and many more. Cheeko has a really impressive flow so I’m anxious to check the project out in its entirety! Also if you’re in ATL tonight stop by Buckhead thread for his album release party. Flyer below (more…)
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Music
Are you interested in hearing the playlist that inspired certain parts of the film? Well here is a soundtrack curated by Corey Davis via Spotify. A Day in the Life of Tim Friday premieres Thursday, May 22nd, at Midtown Art Cinema.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by Corey Davis | 2 Comments; | Category: Culture, Entertainment, Short Film, Trailer Trash, Video
The Private Screening for A Day in the Life of Tim Friday a short film by Corey Davis will be held at Midtown Art Cinema on Thursday, May 22nd, from 9pm-10pm. Pre-Sale Tickets available below!
All Tim Friday wants to do is party with hot girls who ride bicycles. Unfortunately, his fun is inhibited along the way as he traverses through a series of unfortunate events. A Day In The Life of Tim Friday is a rare real-life snapshot of Atlanta’s Afro-punk subculture, a film about searching for a small piece of happiness in a big city. [Directed by Corey Davis | Written by Sean Fahie]
Monday, May 12, 2014 by Stevo | No Comments | Category: Music, Rap, Uncategorized
Sitting in the studio with Rome Fortune the other day and he asks, “Have you ever heard of this new guy, Makonnen?” To my surprise, I haven’t heard a peep. So he cuts on this song, “I Don’t Sell Molly No More” produced by Sonny Digital. I instantly see why people like dude. I’ve spent some time on his soundcloud, and I am impressed with his originality and authenticity. With producers Sonny Digital, Mike Will, Fki, Hoodrich, and other producers behind him, I expect big things from Makonnen. This might just be the record of the summer, in Atlanta for sure.