I’m sure when Connie and Olivia’s parents let their daughters start this “Kids Interview Bands” series, they probably thought it would be a nice way for the girls to meet some of their favorite musicians. They probably didn’t anticipate that one of these sit-downs would involve Insane Clown Posse. But for some reason it did, The post Watch Insane Clown Posse Name All The Spice Girls In An Interview With Two 7th Grade Girls appeared first on Pigeons & Planes. Read entire story.
Little Dragon announced their return, and launched the promo for their new album with a bang when they released “Klapp Klapp” last week. It’s a powerful, energetic song, and that the band translate that energy to The Late Show With David Letterman stage, with a strobe-filled performance. As usual, Yukimi Nagano kills it. Watch the live The post Watch Little Dragon Perform “Klapp Klapp” on Letterman appeared first on Pigeons & Planes. Read entire story.
Who frets over legal troubles? Gucci Mane surely doesn’t, nor does his many run-ins with the long arm of the law stop him from releasing new music. The Brick Squad rapper went jacking for beats on Rick Ross’ hard hitting street single, “War Ready.” An audio clip of a judge throwing the book at some criminal plays before Gucci kicks his bars. “Say Gucci got a murder one, I killed a man allegedly/ I’m the average celebrity/ Can’t let you get the best of me,” he raps on the Mike WiLL Made It-produced beat. Sadly, a bid in prison could be Gucci’s reality sooner than later. In December, the rapper… Read entire story.
The NFL football season is over but there are still deals to be made. Earlier today (Feb. 20), Roc Nation Sports announced the signing of New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks to the sports management house that Jay Z built. “We’re excited to welcome @HakeemNicks to the #RocNationSports roster,” read the message from the official Roc Nation Twitter account. Nicks joins a star-studded roster of talent in the growing agency that include Skylar Diggins, who was just featured in Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit issue, New York Jets QB Geno Smith and NBA All-Star and scoring leader Kevin Durant. “I’m … Read entire story.
While my main focus since graduating college recently has been writing, I’ve also become interested in photography. Namely, I’ve been wanting to flex my chops as a concert photographer. I figure that I go to so many hip-hop shows already that I might as well put that time to better use and also learn a new trade. Since the photo bug bit me over the summer, I have worked tirelessly to study up on Read entire story.
Independent artists have to be very strategic and smart when deciding where to spend their money on marketing, as they don’t have the benefit of having a big budget from a major label. Even if you did have a huge budget, there are still many ways to market your brand and music for free. Most artists already use Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social networks to market their music, but here Read entire story.
In our humble opinion, Herschel Supply Co. makes some of the coolest bags around for travel, school or for a picnic in the park. The Vancouver-based company has collaborated with dainty apparel store Liberty of London to create a line of bags that’s blooming with style. Continue reading… Read entire story.
The lineup for the annual Bonnaroo Music Festival has been announced and it’s bound to make an impact this summer with performers like Kanye West, Lauryn Hill and Frank Ocean, among others. Continue reading… Read entire story.
Watch Schoolboy Q, Vado and Vic Mensa on “RapFix Live” Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT on MTV Jams and or in the video above. Be sure to join the Twitter conversation using the hashtag #RapFixLive. Send your questions for the artists to @MTVRapFix. Read entire story.
Vado, Schoolboy Q and Vic Mensa all took a turn on the mic during Wednesday’s (February 19) episode of “RapFix Live.” You definitely wanna sit down for this one. Read entire story.