RIDL announces new EP, drops single & cover art…

Oakland, CA producer and multi-instrumentalist RIDL is back with a new upcoming EP to be titled “Sphinx of Black Quartz”. This week he’s announced the fist single and cover art. Listen to “Shaking Hands With Demons”, now playing on your choice of streaming platforms. bandcamp: Download/Stream @ bandcamp Apple: Apple Music Spotify: Spotify Soundcloud: SoundcloudContinue reading “RIDL announces new EP, drops single & cover art…”

HMZA. & RIDL team for new single ‘The Rise of Lil BIGFOOT’

Oakland rapper HMZA. is back with a new single to supplement his 2019 album 23, and has re-teamed with producer RIDL for the occasion. ‘The Rise of lil BIGFOOT‘ is a funky, upbeat track, with tones of boom bap and indie rock, which finds RIDL picking up the guitar, and HMZA. bringing his signature ‘precision,Continue reading “HMZA. & RIDL team for new single ‘The Rise of Lil BIGFOOT’”

SM Podcast | Season 3 of the podcast kicks off with Zamico (Part One)

The Study Music Podcast is back again and the California based world music collective & imprint Zamico is here for our latest episode. We sat down with Richmond, CA songwriter/singer Andrew Mckleroy and RIDL, who produced and engineered their new album ‘psychotropicoso’. Part one is available now on Apple podcasts. Part two will be releasedContinue reading “SM Podcast | Season 3 of the podcast kicks off with Zamico (Part One)”

HMZA. releases ’23’ album with production from RIDL, Durazzo, Gelapi…

California rapper and instrumentalist HMZA. (@hmza.official) released a new album Friday May 3 entitled ’23’. Click here to stream ’23’ on your platform of choice: 23 by HMZA. For the project, the 24 year old emcee teamed with producer/engineer/multi-instrumentalist RIDL (@ridlmusic), as well as composers Durazzo and Gelapi, among others, to fashion a soundscape that’sContinue reading “HMZA. releases ’23’ album with production from RIDL, Durazzo, Gelapi…”

Zamico announce new album ‘psychotropicoso’, single & pre-order…

Zamico is a band from California specializing in Brazilian funk, cumbia, reggae and latin styles. Their new album for 2019 – psychotropicoso – is produced with RIDL, designed and illustrated by Hermano Costas and available for pre-order now on Bandcamp (physicals), iTunes and GooglePlay! Preview and Pre-Order yours on CD or with a sticker packContinue reading “Zamico announce new album ‘psychotropicoso’, single & pre-order…”

Gee. taps producers RIDL and CTZN, releases 2 new singles…

California rapper ‘Gee.‘ has released two new singles, beginning the roll-out of not one, but TWO new albums. Both records are one producer affairs, and he’s tapped CTZN and RIDL for the jobs. ‘The Last Days’ previews a long in the works full-length album with producer CTZN.     iTunes & Apple Music: https://apple.co/2Le8DGM ‘Moonlight’Continue reading “Gee. taps producers RIDL and CTZN, releases 2 new singles…”

Gee. drops new song ‘Dedicated’, releases Single Series Vol. 1 EP

Gee’s back with ‘Dedicated’, a free single that finds the Oakland rapper re-teaming with Australian duo Melo & Lobe, who supplied the beat for Gee’s 2017 single ‘Life Change’ and the duo’s Astral project, on the track ‘My Life’. Dedicated finds Gee paying tribute to his late mother, reminescing with fluid bars over a smooth,Continue reading “Gee. drops new song ‘Dedicated’, releases Single Series Vol. 1 EP”

Pete Feliciano & Maddy Dullum announce two nights in California, with special guests…

Pete Feliciano & Maddy Dullum have a few dates coming up in California along with trio The Hogan Brothers, producer CTZN, and The Blue Ensemble. THURS Sept 14 Neck of The Woods San Francisco USA FRI Sept 15 The Rock Steady Oakland USA StudyMusicGroup.com/shows

Subjectjazz & Gee are ‘Layin Back’ on new single…

The Paris based producer Subjectjazz (@subjectjazz) and Oakland, CA rapper Gee (@GeeRaps) are linking up once again on this summertime banger – Layin’ Back (Doin’ Me) – backed with the Subjectjazz instrumental. The duo previously teamed up for the single ‘History’ and the remix to Subjectjazz’s ‘Journal & Cafe’, which was found on the EPContinue reading “Subjectjazz & Gee are ‘Layin Back’ on new single…”