In The Shop: JB Nimble Lighters, designed by DEMS!


Get yours in the shop up top. Comes with a free download of the track ‘Fire!’ from The Jester’s Dance.

More From JB Nimble:

Nowstalgia w/ CTZN

Marlax from Astral’s album ‘Eleven Deluxe’

The Misadventures of Mr. Self-Centered

Fresh from Paris: ‘Bullet For The Jazz’ is out now…


FREE MP3: The title track, “Bullet For The Jazz”, featuring cuts by L’Indecis:

Music from SubjectJazz is available here:

eMusic: Sign up for an eMusic trial, and use your instant $10 credit to get music from SubjectJazz for FREE.




Task1ne featured in TeamBackpack Cypher in Los Angeles!

Following his recent releases Earthbound (with producer M-Phazes), and the excellent comic book-based ‘I Hope Fox Doesn’t Sue Us‘ (alongside Cyberclops & Sean E Depp), Task1ne hit the road for a string of tour dates with Blackalicious emcee Gift of Gab. In keeping with a busy 2014, Task just paid a visit to Los Angeles, CA, to take part in the latest TeamBackPack cypher. Taped in front of a live audience. #SGRT

Mad Genius, Shalina, Task1ne & D.Boyd – ‘Mission Underground’
Produced by Fresco Bangaz
Download MP3:

More from Task1ne

Footage courtesy of TeamBackPack.net

Good Things Come in 3s: ‘Debt.’ EP from Poe + CTZN, New Singles from Gee, SubjectJazz

Poe + CTZN in… Debt. Brand new EP. Words by Poe. Music by CTZN

SubjectJazz – The Player | New SubjectJazz album ‘Bullet For The Jazz’ coming June.

Gee + STTRESS – Payday
b/w Sttress’ Instrumental Mix. New project from Gee is coming soon, and features production from Digital Martyrs, CTZN, Sttress, Astral (Melo + Lobe) and features from Uptown Swuite, Sean E Depp and more tba.

Poe + CTZN ‘Co-Sign, Pt. 1′ (f. Del The Funky Homosapien)

Poe + CTZN unveil the third track from their upcoming #LifeAfterDebt project, this time bringing along the knight in funky armor, Deltron Zero, known for his extensive catalog both solo and with groups such as Hieroglyphics, Deltron 3030 & Gorillaz. Poe & CTZN are currently in the studio finishing the ‘Life After Debt’ project, a trilogy of EPs, set to culminate in a collective box set.


May 10: Equipto, Opio, Aesop, Poe & CTZN in Merced, CA @ BobcatWild Spring Festival

merced flier copy

Early Bird $8 (thru May 7)
General Admission $10
4-pack $30
Purchase Tickets:

In The Shop: JB Nimble Stickers | Poe remixes Aesop Rock | Tour Dates from Durazzo, JB Nimble, Poe, CTZN, Task1ne…

Good things come in threes…
1. JB Nimble x DEMS stickers.
2. Tour Dates, lots of them.
3. Poe remixes Aesop Rock’s ‘The Blob’.

JB Nimble stickers with logo design by DEMS, are available now in the shop up top, and come with a free download of the single ‘Sour Apples’ from his latest album The Jesters Dance, on which he worked exclusively with California producers Browse & Cyberclops. JB will be touring the east coast with Durazzo on select dates in May & June.

A ton of tour dates have been added to the events/tours section up top, with 40+ North American dates from Durazzo, California dates from Poe + CTZN, a few Bay Area dates from JB Nimble w/ Louis Logic & Psalm One, and more from Task1ne, Aesop (LLcrew), LB + The Brothers Cosmos w/ People Under the Stairs, Equipto, Opio & Mike Marshall, OneWerd, Kensho Kuma, Orukusaki, Greco and more.

Poe announces and previews his 32 minute remix of Aesop Rock’s ‘The Blob’.
Parts of Poe’s ‘companion piece’ are temporarily playing in rotation at – and will be made available to backers of Poe & CTZN’s #LifeAfterDebt IndieGoGo crowd funding campaign (, each of whom will be rewarded with an exclusive download of the full length 32 minute project, not available anywhere else. Check the video below to get the details, and scroll down for a sneak peak of the project. hit the events/tours section

More on #LifeAfterDebt at IGG.ME/at/LifeAfterDebt

Poe speaks on remixing Aesop Rock ‘The Blob’ mix with a 7000+ word 32 minute companion mix…

Fresh off a handful of tour dates with Deltron 3030′s Event2, Poe & CTZN are turning to the people to help fund their new project & tour ‘Life After Debt’. They have been working with Del The Funky Homosapien, and mastering engineer Dave Cooley (J Dilla, Madlib, Doom, etc) while piecing together the record and the bay area-based duo are currently in the studio getting ready to put the final touches on the album before it goes to manufacturing.
“…we’re going all out with this release, from A to Z.” says CTZN. “Trying to really present this music in the most exciting way possible…with all the elements that have excited us as music fans for many years.”.
Get behind their project, and get cool perks, such as a free download of Poe’s ‘The Blob Remix’ (for all backers), 7″ vinyl f. Del The Funky Homosapien, T-Shirts by SFOG, Collectible CD EPs in Mini-LP style sleeves (Limited to 200 copies), and much more from beats & verses to having them rock your house party: IGG.ME/at/LifeAfterDebt

Poe Photo by CTZN, shot in the new (under construction) Ear Peace Studio, in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Book a session there with Poe & CTZN before the general public by becoming a backer in their #LifeAfterDebt campaign.

LB & The Brothers Cosmos announce LP stream on Spotify, Tour dates…

LB & The Brothers Cosmos new album ‘The Emcee’s Ecclesiastes’ is now available to stream on Spotify, Rdio, Deezer & Xbox Music. Available to purchase on iTunes, GooglePlay, AmazonMP3, eMusic and all digital outlets.
The first pressing of the album sold out, but pressing # 2 is on the way, and will be available in the shop up top, as well as Amoeba Music in CA, as soon as they come in. Along with the new release, the Brothers have announced some upcoming tour dates around Arizona, including shows with People Under The Stairs, Something Went Awry, Bad Cactus Brass Band, and more. Stream the album below and scroll down to check out the tour dates.

LB & The Brothers Cosmos ARIZONA Tour Dates in support of ‘The Emcees Ecclesiastes’

4/19 Phoenix, AZ – Record Store Day at ZIA Records
Who: LB + The Brothers Cosmos (playing at 7:15)

4/25 Phoenix, AZ @ Tempe Tavern
Who: LB + The Brothers Cosmos, Surf, The 60 West

5/8 Flagstaff, AZ @ The Green Room
Who: LB + The Brothers Cosmos, Bad Cactus Brass Band

5/9 Flagstaff, AZ @ The Green Room
Who : People Under The Stairs, LB + The Brothers Cosmos

5/13 Phoenix, AZ @ Last Exit Live
Who: The Brothers Cosmos, Something Went Awry, Woodsplitter

Greco returns with new single ‘Mr. Extreme’, announces 2nd album ‘Love Crimes’…

Arizona’s one and only shreddin’ Greco returns with the first taste of his sophomore release ‘Love Crimes’ and a slew of west coast tour dates in California and Washington. The new single is called ‘Mr. Extreme’ and is available to stream and download below.

Upcoming Greco Tour Dates
Flyer, lineup, venues & details to be announced soon.

5/17 Bay Area, CA
Who : Greco w/ guests

5/20 Arcata, CA
Who : Greco w/ guests

5/23 Olympia, WA
Who : Greco w/ guests


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