Mumbo Sauce Note - The good folks at Punk-Hop-N-B Difrint will be hosting an event in May. Hip-Hop Spoken word (and more) showcase next month. Admission is reasonable for performing artists -
As you know, music opens eyes, doors, minds and hearts. Music allows for expression, healing and self discovery. As you will soon discover, Punk-Hop-N-B Difrint, LLC is an organization focused and dedicated to the uplifting of charm city’s… Continue
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Behind the Scenes is your window into what it takes to put together a successful television program. Since 95% of the stuff you see in front of the camera is the result of a publicist's imagination (smoke and mirrors), I will provide a peak under the hood so that you can see how the music industry engine works from my perspective.
The words in these particular posts may bruise an ego or solidify a relationship, but my goal in writing this is to be honest and tell the story of how a lot…Continue
Now im not really up on hip hops middle school like that late 80's era shit. I was too young. I mean i bumped the popular shit like PE and Run DMC but I wasnt a hip hop nerd like I am now. Tonight imma talk about a dude that hailed from that era and is straight up rugged as fuck.But on the same hand, son was shady as a motherfucker. Stezo started out as a back up dancer for EPMD on there Strictly Business Tour back in… Continue
Trackmasters must've conjured the spirit of Pac when they hit the studio: 230 songs, you already know it was very little showering going on, that booth must've smelled like baboon ankles --- Read more about it -
Source: Remix Mag
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Global Awareness through Hip Hop Culture Program to Expand
Pioneering Educational Hip-Hop Program Ready to Expand
National education crisis motivates schools to look at nontraditional program to help close achievement gap
(LA) A unique educational Hip Hop program offered at a public school in Los Angeles is now preparing to expand to other schools and colleges. The Global Awareness through Hip Hop Culture Program, now in its second year, is currently taught by… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 15, 2008 at 6:30am —
This is all tying in with the new music industry business model with all-in-one deals and branding and marketing being more important than the music itself - Pay attention independent artists!!!!
Music Sponsorship Spending To Total $1.04 Billion In 2008
North American-based companies will spend an estimated $1.04 billion to sponsor music venues, festivals and tours this year, a four percent increase from $1 billion in '07, according to IEG Sponsorship Report, the… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 14, 2008 at 8:30pm —
Some photos from our filming adventures aka Life On the Road
This photo album takes us on a journey into Tokyo's Shibuya and Shinjuku districts if I remember correctly, an outdoor show in Hawaii, up in the studio editing,and on the streets of Baltimore filming on location
Verbal Murda's single "Sex Games ft. Plies" Featured on UrbanSteez.com
York, Pennsylvania – MNS Media Group,.(MNS) today we announced that the debut single of one of it's brilliant and streetwise hip hop artists, Verbal Murda, was selected to be featured on Urban Streetz, a premier hip hop website. Verbal Murda searing single "Sex Games" from his debut release Murda Isn't… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 14, 2008 at 12:20pm —
Mark Ronson Partners His Allido Records With Interscope Records
Album From New Artist Wale Expected By End Of The Year
Mark Ronson, Grammy Award winner for Producer of the Year, Record of the Year and Pop Vocal Album (the latter two for his work with Amy Winehouse) will bring his Allido Records label to Interscope Geffen A&M Records. The joint venture between Allido, co-owned by Ronson and Rich Kleiman, and the… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 14, 2008 at 12:17pm —
Kottonmouth Kings Celebrate 4-20 Holiday Announce June Harvest Tour With Expendables, Insolence & Dirtball
California rip-hop hybrids the Kottonmouth Kings have announced their month long "June Harvest" Tour, in support of their upcoming 2-disc CD/DVD audio-visual package, Kottonmouth Xperience 2. The tour will feature The Expendables, Insolence and The Dirtball as special guests.
In celebration of this year's annual… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 14, 2008 at 12:14pm —
N Music recording artist Benisour releases his latest mixtape, "Bosses Only", hosted & mixed by DJ GQ. N Music recording artist, Benisour continues with his acceptance into industry, penetrating over 20k copies of his latest mixtape, "Bosses Only" into major markets across the US. DJ GQ hosts and mixes a blend of 17 tracks that show Benisour's versatility and ability to make music, not just hip-hop. Legendary reggae artist, Junior… Continue
Added by Mumbo Sauce on April 14, 2008 at 12:09pm —
--This group is in the Indie Planet Hall-of-Fame. I think they're beats got better while their music is now more radio-friendly, but they are one of the best to ever do this thing we call hip-hop on an independent level.
Hypnotize Minds/Columbia Records Set to Release 'Last 2 Walk,' Available in Stores & Online Tuesday, June 24
Hypnotize Minds/Columbia Records announce the upcoming release of Last 2 Walk, the first new full-length album from Three 6 Mafia since 2006,… Continue
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