Between his music and notorious live show, Santa Cruz based Bassnectar is one of EMD’s most distinguished producers. This summer, he got together with hip-hop duo Zion I (Zumbi and AMP) and collaborated on a remix for the Oakland pair’s track ,”Human Being.” Bassnectar is in the midst of a tour and just dropped the Freestyle EP, while Zion I is traversing the country to promote their new album, ShadowBoxing. The three artists did manage to get together for a quick conversation for URB while on the road, where they talk ShadowBoxing, trap music, and martial arts. …MORE
Eligh & Amp Live continue to push for their upcoming collaborative album “Therapy at 3” being released on November 15th. Fans of the Living Legends crew and Zion-I will love this album, as well as folks unfamiliar with their near legendary status on the west coast.
Last week, we kicked off their song-by-song video break down for each song off of the upcoming “Therapy at 3” album. Today, enjoy the video breakdown for the song “Destination Unknown” which features The Grouch and Zumbi of Zion-I. Amp Live describes it “as one of the hardest songs on the album.” Amp Live made the beat while on tour with Zion-I and The Grouch, using a bunch of filters on the bass line. On the …
First Urban Outfitters gave us the fake shattered glass storefront windows, which we thought were the coolest things ever. Now they’re offering up free MP3s from all sorts of URB faves like Phoenix, Grizzly Bear, Passion Pit, Major Lazer and DJ KAOS for their online compilation, LSTN #5. And the visual there look pretty great as well.