On Friday I was both upset and shocked to hear that founding member and bass player of The Beastie Boys, Adam Yauch aka MCA had finally lost his battle with cancer. He was such a great talent. Not only the music he created as one of the original Beastie boys but also the films and [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Hip Hop'
Terry Lane - Monday 07.05.12, 14:39pm
Terry Lane - Monday 06.02.12, 11:35am
February 27th sees the launch of Rochester based record label The Preservation Society Presents vinyl singles club series. Vol. 1 is a split 7″ featuring Theatre Royal ‘Katherine’s Sleeping‘ and Kids Unique ‘Seymour Evil‘.
This February sees the launch of a new monthly 7” vinyl singles club by Rochester based independent label The Preservation Society Presents. [...]
Edwin Huxley - Monday 11.07.11, 08:53am
The British rapper turned soul singer Benjamin Paul Ballance-Drew, born in October 1983 is better known as Ben Drew aka Plan B. He released his critically acclaimed debut Hip Hop album, Who Needs Actions When You Got Words in 2006. But it was his second album, The Defamation of Strickland Banks, a concept soul album, [...]
Terry Lane - Tuesday 21.06.11, 14:06pm
Mike D (Michael Diamond), MCA (Adam Yauch), and Ad-Rock (Adam Horovitz) AKA The Beastie Boys are played by the likes of Seth Rogan, Elijah Wood, Will Ferrell and Jack Black in the promo video for their current single, ‘Make Some Noise‘.
The video is an edited version of a 30 minute short film wiritten and directed [...]
John Williams - Monday 07.03.11, 19:56pm
A successful 2010 for Stanley Odd saw the six piece Scottish hip hop band release their debut album Oddio, headline the 2009 to 2010 Edinburgh Hogmanay Street Party to 15,000 people and play the T Break Stage at the T Festival to a capacity audience.
To kick off 2011 Stanley Odd have released their wonderful brand [...]