Upcoming rapper Bishop Nehru and legendary producer MF Doom have previously announced a collaborative E.P. However, a new video has surfaced which includes the pair confirming their work on NehruvianDOOM which is set to be released later in 2014. The E.P will be a rework of Doom beats (much like Masta Ace and MF Doom’s “MA Doom – Son of Yvonne) and will be supported with a forthcoming UK And European Tour. Look out for further music ahead of the NehruvianDOOM E.P, and you can watch the behind the scenes trailer and look at the list of tour dates below.
13th March – SXSW, Austin, USA
19th March – Bla, Oslo, Norway
20th March – Maroquinerie. Paris, France
21st March – VK Club, Brussels, Belgium
23rd March – Brixton Electric, London, UK (supporting Earl Sweatshirt)
24th March – Birthdays, London, UK
25th March – Manchester Academy, UK (supporting Earl Sweatshirt)
28th March – Audio, Brighton, UK
29th March – Ace Hotel, London, UK
The original Sin City what somewhat of a classic. Difficult to argue but how do you top such an excellent movie? We’ve got the first official trailer (Booze, Broads and Bullets Trailer) for Sin City – A Dame to Kill. The familiar faces of Jessica Alba,Mickey Rourke and Rosario Dawson. We also welcome Joseph Gordon-Levitt to the new movie. The trailer has done an excellent job of creating further excitement following the original news of the sequel last year. August 22nd is the official release date, and you can watch the Sin City – A Dame to Kill For (Booze, Broads and Bullets Trailer) below.
PREVIOUS | Illmaculate – Walk on Water (Fear of God)
Battle-rapper turned recording artist Illmaculate has released a brand new single titled “Trainspotting” through his official soundcloud page. Illmaculate has announced the single will be featured on his forthcoming album “Clay Pigeons” which is available to download from March 11th 2014. Illmaculate recently refused to perform to fans in Portland due to the police presence. Illmaculate will be speaking with the Portland Police Department to discuss the issue and is taking positive steps within his community. You can listen to Illmaculate – Trainspotting on the audio player below.
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Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents announce the official lineup for the seventh annual Soundset Festival. Huge names involved include Nas (Illmatic 20th year anniversary), Atmosphere, Cypress Hill, Grieves, Ab-Soul and Roc Marciano among others. Over 40 artists are set to perform in Canterbury Park, Shakopee, MN on Sunday 25th May 2014. Tickets can be purchased from the websites listed above from March 8th, and you can also view the official Soundset 2014 flyer here. You can also watch the Soundset 2013 recap on the YouTube player below.
Lets take a look at the brand new trailer for Transformers: Age of Extinction. Fans were treated to a sneak preview at the Superbowl, but the extended 2:30 trailer confirms the release date of June 27th and provides an extra insight into the excellent graphics and our favourite Transformers and Decepticons are set to dual to protect planet earth. I’ve rambled enough – enjoy the brand new Transformers: Age of Extinction Official Trailer #1 below.
PRE-ORDER | Atmosphere – Southsiders
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The title says it all. It’s a good day when news from the Rhymesayers camp reaches us that Slug and Ant (also known as Atmosphere) will be releasing their eighth studio album “Southsiders”, and also present the first single from the album titled Bitter. Fans are able to pre-order the album from the links listed above, and also view the official track listing for Southsiders which is listed below. Look out for plenty of innovative promotion ahead of the Southsiders release. However, you can listen to Atmosphere – Bitter on the soundcloud player below.
1. Camera Thief
2. Arthur’s Song
3. The World Might Not Live Through The Night
4. Star Shaped Heart
5. I Love You Like A Brother
8. Mrs. Interpret
10. Kanye West
11. We Ain’t Gonna Die Today
12. My Lady Got Two Men
14. January On Lake Street
15. Let Me Know That You Know What You Want Now
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You’ve read correctly. Our friends at This Is Hip Hop have announced today that the legendary LOX (Jadakiss / Styles P / Sheek Louch) will be performing in Manchester at the Club Academy on Saturday 29th March. Tickets are now available to fans from the links above. However, tickets are limited at 550 so make sure you grab yours now to avoid disappointment. It’s also confirmed that Manchester-based Meany will be opening and supporting with other special guests on the night. You can view the official event flyer, and tickets links to This is Hip Hop Present The LOX here. Also, you can listen to LOX – Boom Bap below.
Producer Hi-Tek Releases The Drums from “Hi-Tek and Talib Kweli (Reflection Eternal) – Train of Thought LP”
PRE-ORDER | Hi-Tek “The Drums”
Legendary Hip-Hop producer Hi-Tek has teamed up with The Drum Broker to release the drums from his collaborative album “Train of Thought”. As many Hip-Hop fans know, Hi-Tek partnered with Talib Kweli for the album under the alias Reflection Eternal, and Train of Thought was widely regarded as one of the best collaborative albums of its time. Fans can pre-order the drums which are straight out of Hi-Tek’s Akai MPC3000, which for the first time can be made available to the public. The drums will be available from Friday 7th March 2014 in 24bit WAV format. You can view the official artwork for the project and listen to the full Hi-Tek and Talib Kweli (Reflection Eternal) – Train of Thought album below.
PREVIOUS | Brown Bag AllStars – 2013: A Year in Review
PRE-ORDER | Brown Bag AllStars – Brown Label Pt.1 & 2
We’ve got some great news for Brown Bag AllStars fans which was shared only earlier today. Following a collaboration with SoulSpazm, the BBAS crew will be re-releasing their “Brown Label Pt.1 and Pt.2″ projects as a double feature, with a bonus track from Akie Bermiss. To kick off the promotional campaign we have the posse cut for the single “BRWN” which has been produced by EP of The Doppelgangaz. Fans can pre-order Brown Label Pt.1 and Pt.2 from the iTunes link listed above, which will be available from Tuesday 4th March 2014. You can listen to Brown Bag AllStars – BRWN on the audio player below.
DOWNLOAD | Big Narstie – Whats the Story Brixton Glory
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U.K Grime MC Big Narstie has released his latest mixtape “Whats the Story Brixton Glory”. Clearly influenced by British band Oasis for the title, Big Narstie presents the mixtape as a free download to fans (from the link above) and the nine track mixtape is released just before Big Narstie’s #BDL tour of the UK. You can view the official artwork, track listing, download link and also listen to Big Narstie – Whats the Story Brixton Glory on the YouTube player below.
Close My Eyes
Don’t Hold Your Self Like That
Oasis Interview Interlude
Don’t Sit Down