HIT+RUN, a Los Angeles-based screen printing Crew, presents singles, eps, full length albums and their new compilation series, “ROAD KILL.” Each of the “ROAD KILL” tracks are exclusive to the compilations, featuring producers & musicians from HIT+RUN’s global music family.
1. Jonti – Sugar High from Sine & Moon (The Album) LP
2. Knxwledge – WTD[wrk] from klarity.EP
3. devonwho – Cactus from Strangebrew 12″
4. Mndsgn – 43rd from ObliqueKitchn LP
5. Knxwledge – Knxbodi from klarity.EP
6. B.Lewis – World Frozen Over
7. Sonnymoon – Wild Rumpus from Sonnymoon LP
8. Jonti – Moon Goddess (interlude) from Sine & Moon (The Album) LP
9. Mndsgn – PMG from ObliqueKitchn LP
10. devonwho – Strangebrew from Strangebrew 12″
11. M. Constant – Chew-Z from Bugged EP
12. Jonti – Koi Moon’s Daughter Pt II from Sine & Moon (The Album) LP
13. Sonnymoon – ∞ from Sonnymoon LP
“When the sun shouts and people abound…”
There is something undeniable about the magic of humans congregating in the harmony of music in the summer. With that spirit, Sonnymoon is proud to announce they are teaming up with Jonti for a string of summer dates on the West Coast, coinciding with their eponymous release on May 22nd. Jonti will be touring on the recent release of Sine and Moon vinyl, and the single Nightshift in Blue.
The two acts will be joined by the beautiful and eclectic sounds of Devonwho, Knxwledge, Mndsgn and B. Lewis in various cities. In addition to the tour, Sonnymoon looks forward to celebrating their release with the people of LA at Low End Theory on May 23rd and The UCLA Jazz Reggae Festival on May 27th.
Make your summer a memorable one and join the Wild Rumpus.
June 14th – Portland, OR – Crown Room w/ Knxwledge
June 16th – Vancouver, BC – The Waldorf Hotel w/ Knxwledge
June 17th – Seattle, WA – Neumos w/ Knxwledge
June 19th – San Francisco, CA – Public Works w/ Devonwho, B.Lewis
June 20th – San Jose, CA – The Pagoda at Fairmont Hotel w/ Devonwho, B.Lewis
June 21st – Fresno, CA – Fulton 55 w/ Devonwho, B.Lewis
June 22nd – Los Angeles, CA – The Echo w/ Mndsgn + Special Guest TBA
June 23rd – San Diego, CA – Kava Lounge w/ Mndsgn
Long known for his exceptional battle rap skills, Illmaculate is set out to prove that not all battle rappers are incapable of creating classic recorded material. With upcoming releases of “Skrill Walton” and “Skrill Talk”, Illmaculate is set to leave his footprint in the sand of not only the Northwest music scene but the National scene as well with the campaign that he has planned for the remainder of 2011 and well into 2012.
Five years after his debut album “My Sound Station” ranked number one on several College Music Journal’s Top 10 lists, Bay Area Turntablist, producer, musician, and composer Teeko, resurfaces to define the realm of futuristic funk. His full-length album, Light Up the Darkness, is set to be released on CD digipak album, in addition to the limited edition 12” vinyl ep, through Mellow Orange on July 1, 2011.
The album embarks on a revolutionary journey through a soul sonic universe where deep West Coast Funk, steady Hip Hop beats, seductive synth lines and live jazz instrumentation are perfectly orchestrated to created a cosmic balance, truly showcasing Teeko’s encompassing musical capabilities as a soloist, creative force and collaborator.
Free track off “Treeology Ep” released on 22nd April 2011 on Feelin’ music.
Best kept secret production duo Jazzo & Melodiesinfonie brings their promising debut release. “Treeology Ep” contains a colorful pallet of enigmatic and cutting-edge beats that showcase the very unique music of these gifted scientists of sounds.
Jazzo & Melodiesinfonie are a young production duo from Zurich, Switzerland. They started doing beats together in 2010. Inspired by artists such as Flying Lotus, Samiyam, Dibiase, Devonwho,… they decided to do their own thing and rapidly came up with their very own sound signature and a collection of fresh and accomplished tracks, which caught the attention of beatmaker Chief who instantly offered them to release on Feelin’ music. “Treeology Ep” features 10 tracks showcasing the natural production talent of these young beatmakers. Built with dynamic beats, hypnotic melodies, spasmodic synths, electronic atmospheres, bouncy bass lines, hypnotic samples, piano loops, deconstructed beats, distorted echoes,…