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Justin Martin & The Sandbox Conglomerate – Head of State (In Studio Performance)

Besides pushing his new movie Flight with Denzel Washington, Justin Martin managed to find time to link up with TSC and plan their TRAPdeli Halloween show this saturday 10.27.12 in BK! Check out what you have to look forward to!

$10 all night, all ages, 2 KNICKERBOCKER ave.

Twitter: @itsjustinmartin
Instagram: @itsjustinmartin


DJ Drama x Meek Mill Dream Chasers Tour ATL (Recap & Photos)

The one thing I’ve learned about Atlanta since moving out here, is that at live shows ATL crowd are not easily won over! However, on Tuesday night when DJ Drama brought Meek Mill and The Dream Chasers tour home to Georgia there was no question the audience at the Tabernacle was behind them 100%.

The night was kicked off by Cali’s own Casie Veggies and crew. Then greeted by an up roaring crowd, Drama played a set for his hometown that solidified his spot as one of the top DJ’s out right now.

Finally it was time for MMG headliner Meek Mill to take the stage. From the front row to the back of the house, every word to his songs were being yelled out to Meek with as much energy as he was giving out to the crowd. From old tracks to fans favorites off Dream Chasers 2, Meek worked the stage and the audience like a veteran performer. The specials guests did not disappoint either, knowing his audience Meek kept his friends Atlanta bred, bringing out Travis Porter, Gucci Mane, and the always entertaining Waka Flocka Flame. To end the night on a high note, Drama and Meek welcomed not only the king of Atlanta but the king of hip hop in the south, T.I.. The Tabernacle exploded when Tip hit the stage, and the night ended with the crow as turnt up as when it started.

The Dream Chasers tour is still going so if it comes to you, I would say this is a show not to miss, Meek and Drama put together one of the better shows i’ve seen in a while. Salute.

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DJ Drama Got Atlanta’s Beer & Tacos Turnt Up T.I., Future & A$AP Rocky

DJ Drama brought the house down Wednesday night at 585 North for Atlanta’s ‘Beer & Tacos’ event. Having DJ Drama in the house is enough to get a crowd turnt up, but when TI, Future, A$AP Rocky, DJ Holiday, DJ MLK and Grand Hustle’s D.O.P.E all hit the stage the whole venue was on another level (Luda also made a special appearance in the crowd.) I have never seen an Atlanta crowd this trill…it was definitely a sight to see…and thanks to for those of you not in attendance you can see a little of what went down!

Quality Street Music to drop on September 18th!

Frank Ocean- Channel Orange (Project, Song, and Tour Dates)

Frank Ocean Announces <i>Channel Orange</i>, Tour Dates

My boy Frank Ocean finally hit us with not only tour dates, or the name of his next projet (Channel Orange) but a new song too! Thank You lord and savior 2Chainz (you kno he’s responsible for everything)

“Channel Orange” will be the follow-up album to Ocean’s 2011 debut  Nostalgia, Ultra. Either way I could not be happier!

Here’s the track from the album trailer, titled “Pyramids.” (trailer x tour dates after the jump)

Tour Dates: (See you on the 22nd boo)

13 – Seattle, Wash. @ Showbox at the Market
14 – Vancouver, British Columbia @ Commodore Ballroom
16 – San Francisco, Calif. @ The Regency Ballroom
17 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ The Wiltern
19 – Austin, Texas @ La Zona Rosa
20 – Dallas, Texas @ Southside Music Hall
22 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Center Stage Theatre
23 – Washington, D.C. @ 9:30 Club
25 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ Union Transfer
26 – New York, N.Y. @ Terminal 5
28 – Boston, Mass. @ Paradise Rock Club
29 – Montreal, Quebec @ Club Soda
31 – Toronto, Ontario @ The Guvernment

1 – Detroit, Mich. @ TBA
4 – Chicago, Ill. @ Lollapalooza

All 4 members of Black Hippy invade Santos Party House (Video)

Nights like these are what I miss about NYC! None other than NY’s downtown Santos Party House brought out all 4 of the Black Hippy members for the New York fans…and it’s clear they appreciated the phenomenal show Kendrick, Ab Soul, Jay Rock, and School Boy Q put on!

Oh and if you haven’t heard the homie @lowkeyuhtn is hosting SOBs on Thursday June, 21st when Ab-Soul returns to NYC for his solo show (which i’m sure will not be so solo)

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Bassnectar NEW “UGLY” VIDEO ft. Amp Live + Contest to win festival tickets!

For all yall with the best ugly bass face this is the contest for you!  Get out the camera and send Lorin your photos or videos of your ugliest bass face and win two tickets to see Bassnectar at any summer festival!

Enter Contest Here!

Rock The Bells- Lineup and Dates

An interesting turn of events this evening (no not Mickey Factz doing blow on stage before a chick got naked….that post will be tomorrow morning awaiting a video!) but the Rock The Bells lineup has been released as well as the dates…and it looks like Hov’s new little music festival in Philly this summer will have some competition.

The festival will start at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, CA on August 18 & 19, Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA August 25 & 26 and finally ending at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ on September 1 & 2. You guessed it the same dates that Hov earlier announced his festival to be taking place on….so the question for the East Coast kids….Hov or Rock The Bells?

Curren$y “The Stoned Immaculate” Listening Session

Last night Spitta took over NYC’s own Alife store in the LES for The Stoned Immaculate listening session! Some of his peers came in support (Stalley, Plain Pat, Smoke DZA)

I know yall are just as excited for The Stoned Immaculate as I am!! It  drops June 5th!

#FREEBOOSIE- The defense rests in Lil Boosie case already!


FREE BOOSIE! (if you didn’t know my stance on the situation I just wanted to throw it out there before I began)

Earlier this week on  the opening statements in Lil Boosie’s trial for the murder began and just 4 days later, the defense rested its case without calling any witnesses. Closing arguments in the case are set to get underway Friday morning. What!!

According to the Advocate, the prosecution announced their intention to rest their case against the Baton Rogue after calling 27 witnesses to the stand. Moments later, the defense team also announced their intention to rest without calling a single witness.

“Based upon the burden of proof lying with the state, the defense rests with the witnesses the state has put on,” said one of Boosie’s lawyers Jason Williams.

The trial will begin tomorrow Friday May 11 with the closing arguments from both sides….I don’t know about you but this makes me nervous!

The 29-year-old rapper faces a first-degree murder charge. Prosecutors contend Hatch hired Michael “Marlo Mike” Louding to kill 35-year-old Terry Boyd, who was shot to death through a window while inside his home in 2009. If convicted, Hatch faces life in prison, he is currently serving an eight-year prison term on drug charges and is being held in the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola.


New Atlanta Festival- Counter Point September 2012 (Lineup)

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Lollapalooza and Camp Bisco organizers came together to bring that bass and whomp to ATL this September (and as a new Atlanta resident I thank you!) With headliners like Skrillex, Bassnectar,Big Boi, A-Trak, Wale, Pretty Lights, Lotus, Big Gigantic, Atmosphere, Muthafuckin’ eXquire,  and Theophilus London to name a few this festival is sure to be a success! Get ya tickets and get ready for the first CounterPoint Festival

CounterPoint will be held south of metropolitan Atlanta on a 350-acre property on the Chattahoochee River from September 27th-29th.