17 year old producer DJ Sidereal remixes Nas‘s classic “Life’s a Bitch” for a back to school special, as the burgeoning deejay enters his final year of high school this week. Sure school is a bitch, and work is too, so why not release a remix to help lighten everyone up? When Nas penned his street life motto, I’m sure he didn’t know it would take so many different meanings and influences from the projects to the classroom. Regardless, one thing is certain, and that’s this remixed will be playing at Sidereal’s Minneapolis suburban high school this week. Stay tuned for Sidereal’s debut EP, S.I.D.E., dropping in late September.
This year’s Governors Ball featured some great acts and amidst the torrential downpour on Friday, droves of dedicated fans came out to support their favorite musicians. The entire festival grounds were covered in mud but fans stayed on course, trooping from one stage after another to catch a glimpse of what they came for. And they were not disappointed. Day 1 was unfortunately cut short due to safety conditions but the musicians showed their appreciation for the fans throughout the entire festival. Check the jump to see photos of some of the acts from this year’s Governors Ball and you can see the rest on URB’s Facebook page.
UPDATED: The final headliner has finally been announced for the Governor’s Ball. None other than Guns ‘N Roses has been announced to anchor what has already been touted as a ‘stacked’ lineup. ”We’re stoked to be performing at the Governors Ball!” says Axl Rose, “we’re all really excited in GNR to be part of this festival, and with such talented and diverse acts in what looks to be a great weekend!!” With early bird tickets already sold out, you can bet that there’s going to be another flood of tickets sales. Stay tuned for more info, or catch the links below to follow the Governor’s Ball official sites.
Now in its third year, The Governor’s Ball Music Festival, New York’s marquee festival event, has a line up that is shaping up …