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Monday, January 27, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Art, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Painting
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Monday, January 27, 2014 by Stevo | 1 Comment; | Category: Music Video, RnB/Jazz/Soul
Probably one of the most slept on projects of 2013 was Alexis Glenn’s Irrational Illustrations at Heart. With that being said, she keeps her campaign going strong by dropping a video for the first track on the EP, and my personal favorite, “Be Wary” directed by Sean Kelly. I thoroughly enjoyed this.
Monday, January 27, 2014 by Stevo | No Comments | Category: Music Video, Rap
Looks like Chicago has yet another dope act coming out strong. This one goes by the name of Mick Jenkins. Just recently am I starting to hear about this guy, but based off this “Martyrs” video, I can see why. If I had to describe his style of music, or at least this specific record, I would call it eerie Drill music. His voice matches perfectly with the slow tempo of this track. I’m interested what he creates from this point.
Monday, January 27, 2014 by Stevo | 1 Comment; | Category: Rap
One of my homies from the AUC told me about this kid CKENT who also attends school over there and is is building a loyal fan base. He has a nice record with this “Poppa Addy” produced by Zaytoven. It’s got that bounce.
Saturday, January 25, 2014 by Corey Davis | No Comments | Category: Art, Culture, Entertainment, Video
Here’s some footage from this year’s Basel Castle event during Art Basel in Miami.
Friday, January 24, 2014 by FlyWidit Customs | No Comments | Category: Music, RnB/Jazz/Soul
I find myself continuously impressed by the amount of talent that surrounds Odd Future. Despite the shock value previously associated with the collective, their talent(s) shouldn’t be overlooked.
Tay Walker of the Odd Future affiliated, The Internet, released a video to a track called “Karma” that I instantly liked. “Who is this and where can I hear more,” I curiously wondered. Found out this keyboardist and a vocalist is working on a new solo project called “25 Hours a Day,” which I am definitely anticipating.
Listen to a stream of his “Tay Walker EP” from his Soundcloud while we wait for its Spring release.
Friday, January 24, 2014 by Zimbabwe Kev | Comments Off | Category: Daily Inspiration, Entertainment, Music, Music Video, Rap, Video
Fresh off the press!
Thursday, January 23, 2014 by Spencer.Charles | No Comments | Category: Art, Photography
Last year, I moved into a new house, off of Cascade Ave, in the West End community of Atlanta. For a few weeks, I stayed there with nothing but a record player and a bottle of Whiskey. I wasn’t in a rush to purchase a bed or couch, the bare space; hard wood floors and white walls inspired me. I sat on the floor with Jack and began listening to Outkast on vinyl. (more…)
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by Zimbabwe Kev | Comments Off | Category: Culture, Daily Inspiration, Entertainment, Events, Games, Music, Rap, Tech
This Tuesday at City Of Ink, we will be having our first event ever for Zulu Faz, its going to be sort of like his introduction party. We teamed up with Microsoft, KXNG and a whole bunch of other great people. We’ll be giving away a bunch of dope swag including an Xbox 360 and we’ll have some Xbox One systems for attendees. Don’t believe me come and see for yourself. Below is the press release exceprt for more details
On the heels of releasing his mixtape “The Hill Theory” Zulu Faz has teamed up with Microsoft and KXNG for an interactive listening session at the legendary tattoo shop City of Ink on January 28th 2014. Opting to create innovative events in the city of Atlanta, microsoft will bring out their Xbox one game systems for attendees and setup some laptops for an intimate listen of the mixtape. Complimentary drinks will be provided by Twenty Grand Vodka and every 30 minutes gift bags from the major sponsors will be given out to lucky attendees. The event will be hosted by the talented Amber Jaii and Dj duties will be fulfilled by Detroit Diesel’s very own Dj Cassius Cain. Zulu Faz will be performing select tracks from the mixtape and he’ll be bringing along some of his counterparts to perform with him. This will include great artists such as thecoolismac, Clay James, Messiah, Richelle Brown, Amadi Jae and Alabama’s very own K.L.U.B. Monsta.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Alternative/Rock, Music
Mac DeMarco just released his first official single from the forthcoming “Saldad Days” project which will be available to the public April 1st, definitely diggin this tune.