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Carter Reeves’ fresh spin on pop music is evident through this dynamic and vibrant debut effort. Since Aer’s split last year, Carter has been hard at work putting this music together and announcing an east coast tour this June, tickets for which are on-sale here.
There may be nothing worse the playing the waiting game when it comes to the release of a festival lineup. The suspense is too real! Luckily for us, Electric Zoo Festival understood the struggle for all you avid music fans out there and decided to unveil their phase one lineup a whole day early.
At 10:30 AM EST they delivered an exclusive Facebook Live announcement where they revealed the first batch of artists paying a visit to Randall’s Island for Electric Zoo: The 6th Boro. They mentioned this is going to be one of the best Electric Zoo lineups of all time and that certainly seems to be the case with phase one featuring names like DJ Snake, Above & Beyond, deadmau5 b2b Eric Prydz, Don Diablo, Joyryde, Audien, Tchami, Claptone, Oliver Heldens, Excision, Alan Walker, Tritonal, Drezo, Sub Focus, NGHTMRE, Yotto, Martin Selvig, Lost Kings, Slander, Seven Lions, Thomas Jack, Shaun Frank, Yellow Claw, Wax Motif, Markus Schulz, Sasha and John Digweed, Aly & Fila, Danny Tengalia and more!
With names of that caliber leading the charge, we highly recommend heading over to electriczoofestival.com and grabbing your tickets today because things are only going to get better.
Electric Zoo: The 6th Boro | Tickets |
Rising New York Hip-Hop Lyricist Wifi releases his new album “Legend Of The Soul Gems”. Wifi paints a metaphysical world for his listeners to dive into using wordplay and lyricism. Real HIP-HOP music can convey any picture and this project excelled in creativity. Throughout the album you will find wisdom and food for thought, a smooth musical approach with insightful stories, this is the root of where HIP-HOP began.
The tape is introduced by “Willful Ignorance” where Wifi explains the difference between a real Emcee & how music has changed. This project has a high energy intro with a magical transition to “Erace War” a powerfully insightful song that shows Wifi’s visionary mind and prophetic concepts, it’s personally my favorite track . “I rap
to bring HIPHOP back the element of knowledge’”says Wifi in his song “Ontology” (5th Element) as he proves that right in the lining of this entire composition.
New York native still brings that grit to every track, along with Golden era flows and mystic stories. You know “The Get Down” revolutionary lyrics highlighting the destruction of the soul and remedy for the pain. Wifi’s lucid raps run around in your mind like a calm tornado spiraling around your psyche. “Rumination” is a real raw high energy banger speaking in universal codes. “Boss Media” aims at people who don’t want to learn what it takes to progress their craft to the next level, the teacher knows he is always a student.
“Legend of the Soul Gems” is the perfect album for HIPHOP heads full of action & mystery. Wifi captured his mind and transcended musically, HIPHOP salute from the Underground! Smooth tracks geared towards love include “The One That Got Away” where he mentions a spark with a twin flame soul but the world was the destructive influence. Another highlight track was “Divine Intervention” where Wifi created a story of an AA meeting with not only him but others dealing with inner demons that leave them to the comfort of a woman with wrong intentions, to end up back in the same spot…insanity
Ezekiel 3:18 hits your soul instantly, will power and confidence is expressed in his rhymes, Wifi is able to uplift his audience in the process of teaching as shown in the song “Black Dot”. Jazzy energy as Black dot creates a visual of the chakra system, Wifi is a advocate of spirituality this song spills wisdom . “Soul Gems” is themed for the tape as it shows why ,in its melodic translucent sound, “Soul Gems” captures the omni presence melody and sums up the mixtape in a whole. Follow Wifi on FaceBook
Ultra Miami has come and gone which means our beloved festival season has arrived! Besides traveling the globe enjoying sets and performances from our favorite artists with friends new and old, festival season is all about new music.
This past weekend, there was a bevy of unreleased music premiere in Miami, and while we could not list them all for you, we decided to share a few IDs that caught our attention during Ultra Music Festival.
Los Angeles, CA based Hip Hop artist RCWEL drops his latest single “E l e v a t o r”.
We cannot be the only ones who noticed that our friends NIGHTOWLS look to leave their mark on 2017. Yes, they were all over the place last year serving as their breakout, but this year is when they let the bass music community their here to stay. The latest addition to the remix catalog is the catastrophic remix of Chino XL and Rama Duke‘s “Under The Bridge” that slaps in every sense of the word. Check it out!
Chino XL & Rama Duke – Under The Bridge (NIGHTOWLS Remix) | Download |