Archive for May, 2010

REBEL Live TONIGHT For Vice City Pop at Buck 15!

I’m sure by now a lot of you folks out there have heard of the local rock band, Rebel. Known for their excellent trio indie electronic rock type sound, Rebel has created a huge buzz over the time they’ve been performing. Tonight on a Memorial weekend Sunday night, Rebel will be performing another pretty big show at Buck 15 in Miami Beach, FL. For those of you that wish to attend this event (because I highly recommend it) should be advised that even though the show starts around 10:30... Read More →

Junk Science – “Really, Man”

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28 May

John Ta directs a new concept music video of Junk Science’s “Really, Ma”. Baje One and Snafu play the roles of John Lennon and Mark David Chapmen as they reenact the assassination of the late, great Beatle. Baje One’s lyrics of “Really, Man” detail the perspective of Mark David Chapmen looking back on the tragic events, regretting his decision, rapping, “the best teacher is time.” The group uses modern hindsight of the world-changing event that imparting... Read More →

Native Tongue Reunion On The Anticipated LP by Black Sheep

Hip-Hop fans rejoice! Black Sheep frontman, Dres has managed to coordinate the Native Tongues reunion fans have been pining for. Dres joins Dave (Trugoy) of De La Soul, Q-Tip of A Tribe Called Quest, and the elusive Mike Gee of The Jungle Brothers on “Birds Of A Feather” the latest scorcher off his new LP From The Black Pool Of Genius, now scheduled for release on June 29th. “It’s a long time coming,” says Dres of the track. “Birds Of A Feather” represents... Read More →

Damian Marley & Nas: In the studio

Damian Marley & Nas: In the studio Music has the power to bring people together. Powerful enough to brings two talented artists together to work on a vision, a project and a work of art. On one side of the spectrum you have Nas, a respected veteran to the art of rhyme and on the other Damian Marley, a force to be reckoned with in the world of reggae, world music. Both are giants in their own rights and have come together to make the ground shake with their first album entitled “Distant... Read More →

Jake Gyllenhaal stars as the titular Prince in Jerry Bruckheimer's lavish production of "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time." PHOTO: Disney

Jake Gyllenhaal stars as the titular Prince in Jerry Bruckheimer's lavish production of "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time." PHOTO: Disney. After a string of failures in the early 2000s, Jerry Bruckheimer hit back in 2003 with “Pirates of the Caribbean” which not only launched one of the biggest franchises in cinema history but also made acclaimed actor Johnny Depp one of the most popular stars on the planet. Now seven years after his trio of “Pirates”... Read More →

Childhood Memories Hit Aventura: LEGO

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27 May
Childhood Memories Hit Aventura: LEGO

GRAND OPENING: The LEGO® Store, Aventura Mall 19501 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33180 Certain childhood toys will forever hold sentimental value. They were the best gifts the rip wrapping paper off of, they were the items we fought our siblings for and the ones we’ll want to give our own children someday (or someone else’s children)… I know the opening of the new LEGO store in Aventura will bring about nostalgia that will have you grinning ear to ear. Find... Read More →

Kristen Davis, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall and Cynthia Nixon are queens of the desert in "Sex and the City 2." PHOTO: Warner Brothers

Kristen Davis, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall and Cynthia Nixon are queens of the desert in "Sex and the City 2." PHOTO: Warner Brothers I never understood the appeal of “Sex and the City.” The relationships of four materialistic, self-centered and shallow upper class 40-something women just isn’t something that peaked my interest. And why would it? I’m a boring 20-something male who likes crime dramas, science fiction... Read More →

Trip-Hop Thursdays: UNKLE’s Latest Album, “Where Did The Night Fall?” and Their Latest Video, “Follow Me Down (featuring Sleepy Sun)

So as we all know, UNKLE’s latest album entitled “Where Did The Night Fall?” was released May 11th of 2010 under the label Surrender All. You can get it at iTunes for $6.99 as well as Amazon. It’s been a few years since their last release and although (and shamefully), I haven’t heard the entire album, I’ve come across their latest video for the track “Follow Me Down (featuring Sleepy Sun)” which is posted below. The video contains a lot of boobs, eroticism,... Read More →

Free download: Madvillain “Papermill”

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27 May
Madvillain

Madvillain Adult Swim has always been on the darkside. They give us twisted toons, crazy bumps and of course great music. Adult Swim has announced that as part of their “Adult Swim Singles Program” they’re offering eight singles in eight weeks. The second week of the program brings us none other than Madvillain. The track, “Papermill”,  is off the new album which the two started working on in 2009. Get this track along with others in the series,behind-the-scenes... Read More →

Moe Green: Release Of Debut Album “Rocky Maivia”

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26 May
Moe Green: Release Of Debut Album “Rocky Maivia”

Selected as a member of 106 KMEL’s (the biggest Bay Area hip-hop station) Freshmen Class of 2010. (May 26, 2010 – Brooklyn, NY) Burgeoning MC Moe Green, hailing from Vallejo, California, looks to be a beacon of hope for a town in search of a hero. One of California’s fast rising talents, Moe Green is preparing the release of his debut album, Rocky Maivia, this summer on Interdependent Media. The current economic crisis caught more than just individuals in the financial crossfire.... Read More →

Google’s Digital Distribution For Gaming Web-Based App Store

As we all know, Google has gone from web search engine gods to gods of browser based, app base, and just-about-everything-in-the-internet based. In this article, it’s been announced that Google will be targeting the gaming side of things by distributing games through a web based app store. The article was pretty exciting to read as a gamer and as a fan of Google. Although I don’t have any more information as what’s posted below, I have to admit that my anticipation for this is pretty... Read More →

Indie Music Marketing: Setup Mobile Shop With Square

In the world of mobile devices and apps, we bring to you a great addition to the music marketing world. Not much is known about this application for iPhone OS and Android, but the basic idea is you can up your music and merchandise on shop via mobile phone. With this application called Square you can literally just download, make an account and begin accepting credit card transactions from your customers. I got this article from MusicThinkTank, it read: This post originally appeared on Brenden Mulligan’s... Read More →