Doomtree's Lazerbeak announces new album
Riding high off 2011’s No King, Minneapolis hip hop collective Doomtree is flourishing in many facets, with the upcoming release of producer Lazerbeak’s latest record. Lava Bangers, which drops January 24, follows 2010’s Legend Recognize with fresh instrumentals and dizzying interweaving beats. You can get a taste of Lava Bangers with 'Cement Blocks/Knight Fighter,' which pits heavy piano and synth with cascading drums and handclaps galore. Check out 'Cement Blocks/Knight Fighter' below. For more on Doomtree and its members, visit their website at http://www.doomtree.net/.
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Following the exciting news of the Mercury Music Prize nomination for their debut LP, Becoming a Jackal, Villagers have just announced a UK tour for October. The tour kicks off already the 4th and 5th of August at the Tunnels under the Old Vic in London, where theyâre the first live act to ever perform in this arts space. The second single âShip of Promisesâ taken from Becoming a Jackal is set to be released on August 2nd. Full live dates are: Wed - 04-Aug Lond... (continued) [read more]