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The Procussions | Album Release Party feat. Poetic Death & Gavlyn, Deux Process, and Blame One

The Procussions | Album Release Party feat. Poetic Death & Gavlyn, Deux Process, and Blame One

September 22, 2013 - (0) comments

The Terrace in Pasadena, CA is an unassuming little bar/venue which plays host to dozens of legendary hip hop acts yearly. Tonight was no exception. As is my custom, I arrived to 443 Colorado [...]

Aaron Evans | Becoming A King Pt.s 1 & 2 – Final Days & Roar (2013 Video)

Aaron Evans | Becoming A King Pt.s 1 & 2 – Final Days & Roar (2013 Video)

September 15, 2013 - (0) comments

Aaron Evans, whose We All Work video recently went viral on YouTube, releases the first two videos (of 6) off of his Becoming a King project. Aaron creates visuals that clearly depict the content in [...]

Further Edukation | Blame One & J57 “Walk In The Sun” Record Release Party feat. Kahlee, The Procussions and Dag Savage

Further Edukation | Blame One & J57 “Walk In The Sun” Record Release Party feat. Kahlee, The Procussions and Dag Savage

September 12, 2013 - (0) comments

There was a perceptible excitement in the cool North County San Diego air on Saturday night, as if the region was eager for its premier emcee and his friends and family to celebrate the [...]

The Cypher Effect | Darren G / Jenn Johnson / 3D / Blest Brando / Nina Beretta / Mr. Ridley

The Cypher Effect | Darren G / Jenn Johnson / 3D / Blest Brando / Nina Beretta / Mr. Ridley

September 05, 2013 - (0) comments

This is the second installment of a primarily San Diego-centric Cypher Effect (click HERE for the first installment). SD represents well – I don’t think that there is much explanation or commentary necessary. The line-up [...]

EXILE & Makeshift aka King Choosey VS. Daft Punk (2013 Video)

EXILE & Makeshift aka King Choosey VS. Daft Punk (2013 Video)

August 24, 2013 - (0) comments

Two masters of their respective crafts, Choosey and Exile get down on this grass roots-vibe video wherein Makeshift raps in the vein of his name and utilizes the 2-way diaphragm of over-ear headphones and [...]

Grieves | Boogie Man (2011 Video)

Grieves | Boogie Man (2011 Video)

August 24, 2013 - (0) comments

Not too sure how we missed this gem off of Grieves and Budo’s Together/Apart a couple of years ago. This video is like The Brothers Grimm meets Where the Wild Things Are meets the mind [...]

Swerve | Inhale, Exhell. (2013 EP)

Swerve | Inhale, Exhell. (2013 EP)

August 22, 2013 - (0) comments

Very few emcees work as hard as Swerve. This guy has been pumping out quality albums, ep’s and mixtapes, both alone and teamed up with his affiliate/collaborator SYG – check out our coverage of [...]

Aaron Evans | We All Work – Some Just Harder Than Others (2013 Interview)

Aaron Evans | We All Work – Some Just Harder Than Others (2013 Interview)

August 22, 2013 - 1 Comment

There is something to be said for artists who find a balance between the left and right brain, learning to hone and deliver outrageous creativity with the rhythm and urgency of a Type-A CEO. [...]

Blame One & J57 | How Much Time’s Left feat. Akie Bermiss (2013 Audio)

Blame One & J57 | How Much Time’s Left feat. Akie Bermiss (2013 Audio)

August 03, 2013 - (0) comments

Soulspazm Records drops another gem on their Soundcloud page – Blame One & J57′s How Much Time’s Left feat. Akie Bermiss. This emcee/producer super-duo is releasing nothing other than feel-good, soul-stirring hip hop that anyone [...]

Strange (the Lion) | Strange After All (2013 Video)

Strange (the Lion) | Strange After All (2013 Video)

August 03, 2013 - (0) comments

SAC met this cat, Strange, at an Urban Underground Weekly event featuring J-Live. We (thePiecemakers) shared the outside patio stage with Strange and he was a definite standout. The innovative sample-based production (which he [...]