Tuesday, April 21, 2015

De La Soul ft. Nas - "God It"-mp3


As New Yorkers De La Soul finish work on their new record they let loose a nice little baby burner "God It", featuring fellow veteran Nas. "God It" will not appear on their new record, but guest will include Little Dragon, Damon Albarn, David Byrne & 2 Chainz.

De La Soul ft. Nas -"God It"-mp3

Yasiin Bey/ Mos Def with Sarah White & Muja Messiah at The Skyway


Brooklyn's Yassin Bey pka Mos Def will be hitting a few cities and Minneapolis is one of them. Mr. Yasiin Bey is working on new music, he will be featured on next A$AP Rocky's next record this spring.

Mos Def
Sarah White
Muja Messiah
Skyway Theater
April 25th

Mos Def -"BeyOnDoom project"-mp3
Sarah White -"Create Found [M¥K Remix]"-mp3
Muja Messiah ft. Bro Ali & Boots Riley -"Pocket Full Of Slave Owners"-mp3

Knxwledge -"Jstowee"-mp3


Producer Knxwledge (Kendrick Lamar/ Joey Bada$$) steps out on his solo debut for Stones Throw with "Jstowee". From his upcoming full length instrumental album, Hud Dreems.

Knxwledge -"Jstowee"-mp3

Phen Ray -"Til I Die"-mp3


From the woods somewhere in Northern Canada Phen Ray offers another side of left-field soul with a Africa Baaambata meets KOno#1 sound of his "ocean trill" aesthetic.

Phen Ray -"Til I Die"-mp3
Phen Ray -"NYC-5"-mp3

Friday, April 17, 2015

K.Raydio & O-D -"The Back Wall"-video



Minneapolis modern soul, adventurous vocalist K.Raydio and groove merchant producer O-D released their stylish, funk-drenched One Drop late 2014. Minneapolis is definitely stepping it's soul game up with records like One Drop that sit comfortably between neo-soul veteran Erykah Badu and world travellers Ibeyi. City Pages has interview K.Raydio and O-D Bond Raw, Soulful Emotion Together on One Drop. "One Drop" video directed by Medium Zach & Tommy Ellis at Valued Input (MPLS, MN).

K.Raydio & O-D -"Gossip"-mp3

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Doomtree -"Beastface"-video



Minneapolis massive Doomtree latest visuals has Sims, P.O.S. & Mike Mitclan on some desert warrior jump for "Beastface" off their record All Hands. "Beastface" directed by Isaac Gale.

Mike Mictlan -"CLAPP'D"-mp3

Ibeyi - "Eleggua (DJ Don Cuco Remix)"-mp3


Rising Afro-Cuban artist Ibeyi gets some love and nice, heavy percussion from DJ Don Cucuo with a very cool rework of "Eleggua".

Ibeyi -Eleggua (DJ Don Cuco Remix)-mp3