Hip hop icons De La Soul are making their back catalog available on streaming services for the first time. After much negotiation with the original sample providers, agreements have been made and now fans can listen to their music on major streaming platforms. To celebrate this major moment in music history, the group has scheduled numerous events and live streams throughout March. Let’s take a look at why this is such an important milestone for music fans everywhere.
J. Scienide celebrates another trip around the sun with his latest effort, "Chaos Cycle." Armed with a stack of records and freshly written rhymes, this body of work is the outcome of a creative burst from the burgeoning emcee/producer over the course of Memorial Day Weekend.
The EP is entirely self-produced, but boasts support from Damu the Fudgemunk who not only mixed and mastered the project, but also lends his impressive cuts throughout. Stream Chaos Cycle
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Directed by Space Boy Media and Vercedes
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“The video is the everyday life of a musician who doesn’t consider himself a star but an everyday man who’s going through life as a blue collar worker on the cusp of greatness. From doing laundry and grocery shopping to celebrating and popping champagne bottles.” — J Scienide
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