Here’s video footage of the little tiff that went down at the Cage show @ DC 9 Wednesday night. I was there to witness this hot mess in person, but thanks to a flip cam & the internets now all of you can watch it unfold for yourselves. You guys can call this guy an asshole, douchebag, whatever the hell you want, I’m not here to call anyone names but I think we can all agree this was sort of a life fail for that guy. [Via Shabooty]
For two decade, Felix Stallings Jr. has been at the forefront of dance music—wowing the underground with acid house classics before breaking large with his legendary electroclash album, Kittenz and Thee Glitz. Now Felix is back with his best album since Kittenz, He Was King, and he’s celebrating with this exclusive Podcast, produced with LA electro raiders Pink Enemy. Read a quick Q&A with Felix here.
Sally Shapiro “Miracle” (Bogdon Irkuk Remix)
Lykke Li “I’m Good, I’m Gone” (Fred Falke Remix)
Busy P “Rainbow Man”
Siriusmo “Gummiband” (Pink Enemy Remix)
fresh cream ( pink enemy)
Mirwais “Miss You” (Thin White Duke Remix)
Lazy Jay “Float My Boat”
Wolfgang “5th Symphony” (Pink Enemy Edit)
Detroit has long be lauded as a breeding ground for music elite. Berry Gordy and the illustrious Motown Records, the trailblazing production of James “J Dilla” Yancey, the rabid and equally sharp-witted rhymes of Eminem; these men are but a drop in the bucket when surveying the musical legacy of the Motor City. But now in the wake of a crippled auto industry, a crumbling economy, and a failing education system the city is ripe for new unfaltering heroes. Backed by heavy bass lines, resonant horn samples, and gritty snare drums the erstwhile Derek Cooper, 28, is ready for his place in the rap pantheon. The East Side resident, who released his debut—A Pipe Dream And a Promise—earlier this year, recently spoke to URB about his troubled city rebounding, what it’s like working with Prince Whippa Whip …
“House of Bees Vol. 1″ is the latest from B. Dolan of Strange Famous Records; a 50 minute compilation of unreleased songs, collaborations and remixes assembled by label-mate and UK producer Buddy Peace.