Added by THE BOTS on April 23, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
As you know, rock band Death was punk before punk was a thing. The pioneers and AFROPUNK Fest alums are releasing 'III' on April 22. It's a collection of songs spanning many decades (they were recorded in 1975, 1976, 1980 and 1992). The full record is streaming now on NPR!
Click here to check it out. Highlights include 'North…
Added by Dewayne Phelps on March 22, 2014 at 1:53pm — No Comments
After the mediocrity of the late 90's basically wiped out alternative metal and rap/rock, it's taken 15 years to wash off the stink of Limp Bizkit, and make these waters safe to travel again. Columbia, South Carolina's Nepotism wisely traces their lineage back to the greats; Rage Against the Machine, Quicksand, Living Colour, Faith No More. On their debut EP BLACK SHEEP, the quintet finds there's life left in old sounds.
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THE BOTS Brand New EP "Sincerely Sorry" is Now Available on iTunes, Amazon and Listen Free on MySpace!
Added by THE BOTS on September 19, 2013 at 3:13pm — No Comments
THESE KIDS ARE 12! Sure, there are plenty of talented 12 year olds. Piano savants, Jeopardy champions, figure skaters, mature voiced singers ETC ETC, but what makes Unlocking the Truth truly phenomenal is their incredible sense of SELF and determination. The…Continue
EIGHTIES EXPLOSION! For all the heads who remember the "golden era of hip hop", we have a treat for you! Camp Lo and Pete Rock come together for '80 Blocks from Tiffany's Pt.2' and rocking mix of hot bars and funky beats. Check it out!…Continue
Added by Sound Check on July 30, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments
They come at you like a head-butt of sound, they are strong and aggressive, but after a while the songs start to blur as your concussion sets in and you’re gasping for the variety in the set: They are the kinda band that do what they do…Continue
Added by Sound Check on July 29, 2013 at 11:29am — No Comments
Young Heavy Metal Musicians In Mozambique
A documentary on heavy metal music in Mozambique. "Terra Pesada" shows Africa like you’ve never seen or heard it before: with an…Continue
Hot new track from rock rebels, FELON! check out Reality in your face, which demonstrates as the title suggests-- it's slaps you in the muhfuhkn FACE! What do you think?…Continue
Added by Sound Check on May 21, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Heard this pretty interesting Hendrix profile on NPR. A bit canned coming from the Hendrix foundation, but everything seems accurate. In my opinion, George Clinton basically took up the torch directly from where Hendrix was going with his music: It's also clear about that after listening here. …Continue
A peak into the totally rad life of AFROPUNK Rock Goddess, Militia in her ROCK GODDESS RECAP. In this installment Militia is just, YA KNOW, having a slice of pizza with Depeche Mode, NBD.
by MilitiA, AFROPUNK Rock Goddess…
Added by Sound Check on April 9, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
New supergroup alert! TEN are Thomas Pridgen (The Memorials, ex-Mars Volta), Eric McFadden (P-Funk) and Norwood Fisher (Fishbone). They promise music of the rock, funk, punk variety".
"T.E.N. released a limited-edition EP on April 1st, 2013, (...) featuring songs from their recording session at Hyde Street Studios, which was the first day the…
Added by Sound Check on April 3, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
Sometimes you just need a catchy little song, with a fun, singable hook that makes you feel nice, about something nice. I think we've found that track with "Ooh!" from Rosemary Fiki. She's pretty rad, and we're feeling the production from Karl Hicks. Give it a listen and bop that…Continue
Added by Sound Check on March 13, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments
hit the link for pics, courtesy of BBC Africa
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DetroitFunkUndergroundMusic Produced by PapaSean
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New single by The Honorable South " Hide & Go Seek" a bounce, brass, rock twist on
Bunker Hill's 1962 hit.
Listen & Download it for free here: