On Tuesday October 2nd, recording artist/bassist/singer Gizmo will be performing at DROM in NY to coincide with the release of his debut album “Red Balloon” (Revive Music). In addition, Gizmo will be at the Middle East in Cambridge on October 1st and Jollie’s Live in Philadelphia on October 3rd. You can check out the full tour PR blast here: http://mad.ly/27f513
Red Balloon is produced by Derrick Hodge (Robert Glasper Experiment) and features Casey Benjamin (Robert Glasper Experiment / Q-Tip), Jamire Williams, Anna Wise of Sonnymoon and more. 21-year old Gizmo has already worked with and been supported by an all-star lineup of musicians including Meshell Ndegeocello, Zap Mama, Lalah Hathaway, Bilal and more.
Check out additional videos after the jump!
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Ensemble:
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Kamasi Washington, Fanny Franklin, Jimetta Rose, I Ced, Allakoi Peete, Elizabeth Lea, Gabe Noel, Gene Coye, Katisse Buckingham, Marcel Camargo, Sam Gendel, Surya Botofasina & Will Artope.
Coco O. of Quadron
Myron & E
DJ Sets by:
Ruben Molina & Soulera5150
Celebrating the music of:
Etta James, James Brown, Brenton Wood, The Chi-Lites, Curtis Mayfield, The Temptations, Billy Stewart, Mary Wells, The Flamingos, Barbara Lewis and many more.
15$ Early Bird | 20$ General Admission | 25$ Door Entry
The Mayan Theater:
1038 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA., 90015, 213) 746-4674
6pm-12am :: 21 + Wiser
Presale Ticket Location:
Brooklyn’s own Sene is preparing to release his album “brooklyknight.” on April 24th. This album pairs him up with LA based indie label, Plug Research, responsible for releasing music from Bilal, Exile, Shafiq Husayn, Sonnymoon and others. Sene prides himself on being the only rapper signed to the label. The album features Blu, Co$$, Scienze, Jay Jennings and others and is produced by J57, Fonetik Simbol, No Games, and more.
In support of the April 24th album release date, Sene, Pace Rivers and Aaronisnotcool present a video short to the album. Check out Sene’s words below as he explains:
“We made a decision to approach the visuals for this album carefully. It wasn’t the kind of album that warranted music video after …