B-Wave is back in Brooklyn TONIGHT (Friday, July 12th, 2013)
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B-Wave is back in Brooklyn TONIGHT (Friday, July 12th, 2013)

The InStereo crew (Engine, Yellowtail, and Jun Bug) are back at Brooklyn Stable in Williamsburg for the open format, “funk fusion” party we call B-Wave. Tonight we’re blessed to host special guests Zero Chaser (Bagbak Records), DJ Critical (Surreal Soundscapes), and Zona Tapes (Paxico Records). The soundtrack will span genres, cultures, time zones, and time … Continue reading

FREE Fukuyama: Download “Inked Guardian” and Princess Of The Strings”, Free Funkiness All Week
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FREE Fukuyama: Download “Inked Guardian” and Princess Of The Strings”, Free Funkiness All Week

If you didn’t know, Tramis Kain and Joshue N. Nords are a Norwegian, fantastical Japanese Anime-themed EDM production duo named Fukuyama. They make dance music that’s funky as hell and is chock-full of dope samples, and their sound, like Daft Punk’s, appeals to more than the stereotypical fist-pumping club crowd. They’re getting people to listen … Continue reading

BlackHouse (Georgia Anne Muldrow X DJ Romes) – The Blackhouse
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BlackHouse (Georgia Anne Muldrow X DJ Romes) – The Blackhouse

As part of the MMG Instrumental Series, MMG just released a dope new project from producer Georgia Anne Muldrow and DJ Romes (of Lootpack), who’ve teamed up to form a group called BlackHouse. Their brand new album out today is called “The Blackhouse” and is full of some seriously creative, soulful, and, most importantly, funky … Continue reading

(NEW) MUSIC From DJ Vadim: “Vah Vaow”, and “Control 2012”, “Don’t Be Scared” On Sale Now!
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(NEW) MUSIC From DJ Vadim: “Vah Vaow”, and “Control 2012”, “Don’t Be Scared” On Sale Now!

DJ Vadim‘s new album, “Don’t Be Scared”, is available now and if you heard its first two singles, there’s a good chance you already know it’s worth buying.  Though it maybe unnecessary, here’s a couple more joints for added incentive: “Vah Vaoh”, which is on the album and features Heidi Vogel, and “Control 2012”, which … Continue reading

New Music: DJ Vadim – “This DJ (Dubstep Ting)” ft. JMan, “Leader” ft. Yarah Bravo (Videos)
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New Music: DJ Vadim – “This DJ (Dubstep Ting)” ft. JMan, “Leader” ft. Yarah Bravo (Videos)

Veteran UK DJ/producer DJ Vadim has two new singles out called “This DJ (Dubstep Ting)” and “Leader”. The official single version of the former features lyrics by his countryman, JMan who you can hear and see via the first video right below. For a few bucks you can now purchase this version http://www.bbemusic.com/data.pl?release=BBE225SDG, along with … Continue reading

Mixpak to Release First Volume in “Pressure” Series September 25th (Stream Now!!)
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Mixpak to Release First Volume in “Pressure” Series September 25th (Stream Now!!)

Brooklyn based label and Production house Mixpak Records has been grinding heavily this year and they’re obviously on a mission to make a major impact on the music scene. Or should I say scenes? Mixpak’s sounds trandscend genres, cultures, and nations, and they range from experimental (instrumental hip-hop/live beatmaking) to popular (big Jamaican dancehall tunes). … Continue reading

Music from Eastern District Presents: Mosholu | Das Racist & Talib Kweli – The Actual
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Music from Eastern District Presents: Mosholu | Das Racist & Talib Kweli – The Actual

Eastern District recently released a mixtape titled “Mosholu” — a multi-genre compilation bringing a colision of sounds. Every track probably won’t cater to every listener’s tastes. That said, many people will find at least a couple of treats they can vibe with. Having gone to school in the Bronx near Mosholu Parkway, the name got … Continue reading

New Music Video: Santigold – The Keepers
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New Music Video: Santigold – The Keepers

Watch Santigold’s just released video for the latest single – The Keepers – off of Master of My Make Believe. This track has that electro-retro feel, though in a new-wavy and not so much a funky type of way. Though this track is a bit light on the rhythm and bass for our typical tastes, … Continue reading

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Brand New Damian “Jr Gong” Marley – Set Up Shop (Official Music Video)

More sights and sounds from Jamaica and Damian Marley, who just dropped this video for his track “Set Up Shop”. On this one, we get the classic brand of Marley inspiration with lyrics and video touting entrepreneurship and economic empowerment. At least that’s the drift I’m getting. Comment to the post or reply on twitter … Continue reading

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Santigold Plays SXSW Fader Fort – Watch “Disparate Youth” Right Now

Not at SXSW? Need a reason to wish you were there? Assuming the answer to these questions is no, you’re probably pretty salty and you might not want to watch video of Santigold performing “Disparate Youth” at the Fader Fort showcase. Salty or not, it’s recommended you watch it anyway because it’s seriously good (like … Continue reading