This Saturday (6/21) come join us for The Solstice with our folks Youthful Kinfolk! A free, family friendly function at Lake Merritt in Oakland. We’ll provide more details very soon but make sure to mark the date and plan to enjoy the vibes n stuff!
DJ TAP.10 puts together a 2012 retrospective mix of Shmop, Function and Ratchet music from the likes of Invasion Beats/ HBK Gang, DJ Mustard, League Of Starz and more. This will definitely come in handy for your New Year’s Eve function!
The first leak from Trackademicks and 1-O.A.K.‘s upcoming collaborative EP of cover songs entitled 2 Player Co-Op: Lovelorn. Check out their fresh take on LCD Soundsystem’s “Someone Great” (download/stream HERE) and look out for the EP to drop on December 10th.
“I’ve been training all of this time/ Show after flow, after rhyme…” – 1-O.A.K. from “Homerun Known by many for his collaborations with Teedra Moses and fellow HNRL member Trackademicks, to his remixes of Little Dragon and Penguin Prison, 1-O.A.K. has finally presented his debut offering. Thirteen songs, entirely self-produced, Special Request couples 1-O.A.K.’s years [...]
When it comes to a good time, some just simply live there. Others will wait all week to get there. And in order for some to get there, they have to be met Halfway. Phonte (Foreign Exchange) and longtime collaborator, Carlitta Durand do just that with such ease on this Trackademicks party jam, “Halfway.” As the [...]
“Reeewind, put the record to the B-side…” Many people have portions of their lives they wish they could revisit. HNRL Freshman 1-O.A.K. gives us just that with his latest gem, “Rewind.” Produced by Trackademicks, “Rewind” is about re-living, and more accurately re-loving an old flame after seeing her out at a popular night spot. “A [...]
As a follow up to her latest music video “Got To Get It,” released last week, Josie Stingray presents you with some brand new visuals. Rapping over DJ Don Cannon‘s beat, “Cannon,” Josie displays a raw style that’s unique and current to the female rapper. Check the video below: Directed by: Torin Simpson — For [...]
Our very own Sneaker-Obsessed Female Rapper Who Can Hang With The Boys, Josie Stingray released her latest music video for her single “Got To Get It” today. Directed by Torin Simpson, our girl Josie shows us all just how sneaker obsessed she really is. With clean cinematography by Matt McKee, we’re able to dive into [...]
“… Summer is here and it goes in your ear, Just enjoy yourself ‘cause the Coast Is Clear.” Self-professed “Goodtime Fella” of the HNRL, Mike Baker the Bike Maker, does his part in kicking off the hottest season of the year with his latest song, “The Coast Is Clear.” Heading up the line-up, with Trackademicks [...]