Saturday, December 6, 2008

Maroon 5 X The Cool Kids - Harder to Breathe (rmx) ...ahhh hell how about the whole album?

Off Maroon 5's new remix album 'Call and Response' ...I like it...but this track is kinda bland.....The album will feature remixes by ?uestlove, Just Blaze, and Swizz Beatz, DJ Quik and Pharrell. Its a cool play overall.

Maroon 5 - Harder to Breathe (Feat. The Cool Kids)

Maroon 5 - Secret (Premier 5 Remix) (Prod. by DJ Premier)

Maroon 5 - She Will Be Loved (Neptunes remix)

get the whole damn thing on the other side...

Maroon 5 'Call and Response' Remix album 103mb

01 - If I Never See Your Face Again feat. Cross (Swizz Beatz)<--surprising
02 - Wake Up Call feat. Mary J. Blige (Mark Ronson)
03 - Sunday Morning (Questlove)<---dudes a great musician...very good
04 - Makes Me Wonder (Just Blaze)
05 - This Love (C. Tricky Stewart)
06 - She Will Be Loved (Pharrell Williams)<---I like it pretty good
07 - Shiver (DJ Quick)
08 - Wake Up Call feat. David Banner
09 - Harder To Breathe feat. The Cool Kids<---boring
10 - Little Of Your Time (Bloodshy And Avant)
11 - Little Of Your Time (Of Montreal)
12 - Goodnight Goodnight (Deerhoof)
13 - Not Falling Apart (Tiesto)<---nice
14 - Better That We Break (Ali Shaheed Muhammad)
15 - Secret (Premier 5 Remix) (DJ Premier)<----I like it but built in Premier bias
16 - Woman (Sam Farrar)
17 - This Love (Cut Copy Galatic Beach House Mix)
18 - If I Never See Your Face Again feat. Rihanna (Paul Oakenfold)

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Drake - Friends with Money feat. Young Juve

"celebrating fathers day dont get son'd"

Drake - Friends with Money (feat. Young Juve)

Nigo BAPE Book signing @ Bape L.A. tomorrow 12/07!

The man the myth the LEGEND!!



Nigo will be in store at Bape L.A. for a book signing. Bape L.A. will be offering 3 colourways of the new Bape Book. The book retails for $60. I'm sure the line will be around the block and a lot of other celebs on site. Book signing begins at 1pm.

Kanye X Greys Anatomy - Street Lights

And I actually watch Grey's *realizes what he just wrote and tries to think of a way to protect his gangsta*.. uuuuhh and I was pissed when the Black dude got kicked off the show......Yeah fa real fa real!

Lupe Fiasco - Hustlers and Customers (Unreleased)

and Lupe isn't raw???

All I can do is laugh @ the Jim Joneses of the world.....

taste...'yall niggas is weak I'm leap year cops be at your house like nothing to see here'

Lupe Fiasco - Hustlers & Customers (unreleased)

thanks to Fake Shore Drive

Parra gallery in Paris.....

Parra as stated in a previous post is a Dutch 'creative' working in many different fields graphic design, music, clothing(Rockwell), and as you will see painting. After being introduced to Parra artwork..all I can say is.....thats one bad mot..**..**... check out the pieces on display @ the Lazy Dog Gallery in Paris, France as of yesterday...

Thanks to Hypequest on the pics.

more pics and an intro to Parra on the other end....

who is Parra..(a video on Parra for his collabo with Incase)

I can't really mess with too much of Parra's paintings, but here are some dope pieces...

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Diamond Supply CO...Mystery Box Sale....8 tees & 1 belt for $100

today..started 45 minutes ago.....@Diamond

Trust me, you can't go wrong.....(or it could go very wrong)

Remember when Hip-Hop was like this...

a playlist after the jump to remind you...

I miss it!

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Friday, December 5, 2008

Raekwon sings Michael Jackson.......First Phonte...than Kanye..than


AHHHHHH MAAAAAaaaaaaAAAAAaaaan! ROFLMBAO!! I don't think we have to worry about this one going to Auto tune.

I swear @ .51 in he says 'feel my feet'....

thanks to Smoking Section

more fun on the other side....think Raekwon sings the hits...seriously I'm crying..

Raekwon does the classics??? I'm waiting for the infomercial on KCET. They'll get all my money.

Raekwon sings Rick James

Raekwon sings Frankie Beverly

I love Raekwon...the funniest thing is how he tries to protect his gangsta...its like a Saturday Night Live skit...

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Nike Terminator Low (VNTG)

A good look..

available @ Standard ATL

more pics after the jump.....

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After the Smoke - She Floats + Like Never Before

I love these guys. Out of Talahassee, these guys have been dropping some pretty interesting tracks using their myspace and gaining some attention. Heres a couple of new tracks. I've been watching them for a while and I liked these. I'm sure you'll feel it too so.....

After the Smoke - She Floats

After the Smoke - Like Never Before

a playlist including more tracks on the other side...

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Thursday, December 4, 2008

Kid Cudi - Day N Nite (Crookers Remix) + Crookers Remix(AgentXBaseline Mix)

Video taken down @ behest of a Cudi Spaz!

more freeloads...thanks to Curb Crawlers

Kid Cudi -Day N Nite(Crookers vs AgentXBaseline Mix)

update: *Kid Cudi is pissed off* ...

IMO...don't really understand why.....The video is bananas!! I mean you make a video, the label spends money on it, I thought it was good(but all the cool people thought it sucked), and you say no I don't want others to see it? I like Kid Cudi...but thats some whiny bull sh**. Just shoot another video don't try to hide what you made, cause in the music biz thats basically impossible. Everything gets leaked eventually. You know how many 'unreleased' videos I have that are doper than the released version???

Dom Kennedy Featured in Vibe's 'New West'

I've been saying this for who knows how long, but this time its for real.....The West is on the come up and this guy is a part of the new talent. I've met Dom before and the thing I like from all the New West artists I've met before is that they're all good people too. Not a bunch of phony egos and studio gangstas...Cats with real skill and good heads on their shoulders. I've posted some of his stuff on IMEEM and needless to say its gotten thousands of hits.

check out the article

article prview:

Government Name: Dominic Kennedy
My L.A.: Leimert Park
Album/ Mixtape: The 25th Hour mixtape (March 2008)
Signed/ Unsigned: Unsigned
My Jam: “Still Lookin”

Dom Kennedy talks as if he has everything planned out. His life. His music career. And possibly even his death. His tattoo even reads, “In loving memory of hip hop”—a metaphor for how he wants to leave his mark on the game. “That’s how I live kind of, in memory,” he says eerily, eyes hidden under his gray Los Angeles Kings fitted. He looks up and continues, “When I die, all my music will go with me.” His talk of death is symbolic of greater ambitions, though: Dom Kennedy, 24, wants his music to stand the test of time. “My stories are stories that we’ve all lived,” he says. “Ten years from now a kid should be able to play my song and know exactly what I’m talking about.”

video + '25th hour' mixtape on the other side...get familiar!

25th Hour Mixtape
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Another installment of Joe Budden TV: Joe gets $100

Notice the alcohol in the right.....I bet if you asked dude to name 4 Joe Budden songs he couldn't.

*takes a second to think*

Shi-! I can't.....but the youtube joints are funny.

Keys 2 the City L.A.: Blu + 'OnMars'

So this has been on the net a couple of days but... I come bringing gifts..

Whats this??...

Blu - On Mars

update: Co$$ - Angelic feat.Blu produced by Alphabet 4 ...source: Vimby

Don Rimini - OHOW?

In my dreams its more tv-ma ....

BBC/Ice Cream Bowtie

If you want to be a complete dick head....Don't we all have days like that or is it just me?........go right ahead and rock it! Available @ Leaders1354

Arab Money...... a funny way

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

5 minutes w/ Pacific Division...L.A.'s own..

You know I had to post this.....Pac Div are definitely a favorite of this blog...

Fellas you gotta read the blogs...(like this one)...I promise you they're largely positive.

Nokia N97...So I still love the Prada II...But Damn!!!

This phone just shuts sh-- down.....think mini computer that might kick your computers ass!

I'm not going to techie talk with you so I'll let Engadget do the talking...

"Details are in, Nokia has a new flagship phone. The N97 packs a 3.5-inch, 640 x 360 pixel (that's a 16:9 aspect ratio) resistive touchscreen display with tactile feedback and QWERTY keyboard into this sliding communicator with an "always open" window to favorite internet or social networking sites. Nokia calls it the "world's most advanced mobile computer." To back up the claim they've dropped in HSDPA, WiFi, and Bluetooth radios, A-GPS, a 3.5-mm headjack, 32GB of onboard memory with microSD expansion (for up to 48GB total capacity), and a battery capable of up to 1.5 days of continuous audio playback or 4.5-hours video. 5 megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss glass and "DVD quality" video capture at 30fps, too. The specs are certainly impressive, let's see if the S60 5th Edition OS can support it. The N97 will launch with a retail price set at around €550 ($693) excluding subsidies and taxes, phone to ship in H1 2009."

more video on the other side..

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Drake does Kanye's 'Say You Will'....Dopeness!

Drake is a long way from 'Degrassi'. Drake does some justice to this track that Tyrese ... well.....should have passed on.(see previous post...think Louis Vuitton trash bag)

Drake - Say Whats Real

More Play Cloths...Jabari interviews Pusha T

Learn more about The Clipse new line 'Play Cloths' from Pusha T and a glimpse of some more pieces @ the launch of 'Play Cloths' @ Commonwealth...

update: Caliroots has a massive stock

Vans x Supreme...+ *10Deep* Holiday Lookbook

Vans x Supreme...Definitely a fan of both...Supreme seems to be ahead of the game most of the time. If you've noticed a lot of these 'streetwear'(meaning not European and worn by mostly people 18-29) brands have gone all flannel and Outdoorsy(is that a word?) well it was Supreme that started that a while back and than 'Hundreds' and '10Deep' and everybody and their mama did multicolor flannel joints.

Release date is Tomorrow. These are stunners no doubt. Nubuck suede and leather gets me everytime.....Hypebeast

more pics on the other side + 10Deep Holiday Lookbook..

10Deep's Holiday Lookbook

*picture me yawning*
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Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Blu - We Got U Popular Demand

The wait is over!

here it is.....

Blu - We Got U

Monday, December 1, 2008

Video: Wale - Nike Boots ...finally....

MAAaan this sh-- is like a year old....This was the first track I heard from Wale like a year ago...I think I loaded it to IMEEM sometime in '07 and since than there has been talk of a video, hes leaked tracks which are probably doper, and hes dropped in on who knows how many records...and finally today this...

I got love for you D.C.!!

DJ AM + Pase Rock...2 of the best DJs on the Planet

So this is what practice looks like.....ahhh man trust me what you are about to witness is talent...if you DJ or know anything about mixing watch this next to a toilet(so you don't piss your pants)...some extra footage included..

Pase Rock just posted this and a couple of other videos last night.

Parra Headphones and Nixon's new premium Headphones

The DJ in me means I'm a sucker for unique and well designed, studio quality, headphones...and these are just dooope!

Netherlands 'creative', as they're called, Parra and music label Perfect Unison have teamed up to make these very fresh headphones. These are available @ select retailers and per The Guillotine they are now available at the French Art store The Lazy Dog. Not sure if these are studio quality and I don't have the price but I'm going to try and get it.

this is the world renowned Parra...

And more on the Nixon Headphones after the jump...

Nixon, known mostly for their premium casual watches, has decided to launch a premium brand of headphones. With an endorsement from Mos Def, these headphones are sure to sell well. Ranging from $40 for the 'in ear' - $200 for the studio quality 'Master Blaster', Nixon was likely inspired by the success of entrances to the audio market of brands like Wesc and Apple(with the Dr. Dre headphones). Here are a few more pics of the Studio quality headphones....

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Just another Romanian debate.

Yeah I know this has nothing to do with anything your interested in....but seriously its funny. Don't f--k with Romanian politicians. They are known to throw bows. LMAO...the supremely funny part about this is that its the AP that does the slo mo..not a re-edit.

Keys to the City L.A.: U-N-I

Gotta love U-N-I

some U-N-I tracks if your not familiar..and Murs on the other side...

Murs's Keys to the City L.A.

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Sneaker Head News: Air Jordan 2009!! And they said the XX3 was it...

If you know me you know I love Jordans....and I was utterly disappointed in the XX3 being the last and final. This one is set to release in Feburary of 2009. Tinker Hatfield and the guys at Jordan have been consistently the most advanced designers in the kick game and I think they sensed peoples dissapointment in the XX3. This one definitely looks more promising. With Jordan being a pivotal company in the global economy, and with spending projected to be $8.7 Billion in 2009, they sure as hell weren't going to go without any new releases.

more pics on the other side...

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Blu - Difficulties

So I have some stuff I still haven't posted....and I know some of you are waiting for some more here you go...

Blu is one of my favorite artists in music generally right now....if you take a look @ that playlist to the right you'll see I'm a listener no doubt. I have a couple more tracks from Blu I'll post later..for now here is this gem...

Blu - Difficulties feat. Cashus king

New Music Monday 12/01/08

Another weekly recap..

Kanye West feat. Tyrese - Say You Will Remix

Well whenever Tyrese takes on the Black Tie thing it just feels I the only one that senses that?(Nigga + St Tropez + B--ch = I really want you to see me as a rapper) Well whatever....heres the track....would suggest listening first....this one is for the ear of the beholder....

Kanye West + Tyrese = Say You Will remix

this one might have to go.....after the jump

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