Cincinnati MC and Fraternity member Sleep’s new video for “Orion’s Belt” captures raw, gritty visuals accompanied by a musical effort of the same nature. On a track produced by ClockworkDJ and filmed by Haze Effects and Rose Tower Films, Sleep graciously relieves listeners of having to go through the pain of hearing another random rapper “kill it”.
Keeping up with his monthly “Just Diggin” series, Amiri drops 20 free beats with Just Diggin 3! I have to go check out the last two editions immediately.
Continuing his efforts to “Be Known”, New Mexico’s 10 MP has dropped the highly touted Lights project. Backed by production including contributions from World Wide connection C-Rock Beats and Chicago’s Odd Couple, Lights also sees 10 MP show his new-found versatility with four self produced tracks.
Known for his wide range of musical-styles, DJ Yamin presents his latest collaboration “Talk Show” with Harn SOLO. Availble on iTunes, “Talk Show” is set to appear on on Harn SOLO’s upcoming album Another Galaxy. The project features SOLO’s signature progressive sound with DJ Yamin’s scratching and blending mixed throughout.
Australian act VALKYRIES have been busy working the Adelaide music scene since their formation in early 2013. The group was nominated for a Music SA Award in 2013 and lead vocalist Rachel Cearns was nominated SA Voice of The Year in the AU Awards in 2014. The winner of The A & R Department’s Indie Raw Song, VALKYRIES traveled to Sydney record the single “Inward Voyager”.
Toronto artist Crossword releases the first single from his upcoming album XW, set for release next month. Produced by Justunlimited, “Fuck It” covers Crossword’s feelings about being an unknown artist and refusing to let that stop him from releasing this new project.
From Boston, Dean Swift and Just Slick team up to form Full Circle. After working together on 2013’s Class Acts Mixtape, the pair returns the dope single “F.A.T.E.”