If you are in Connecticut you need to get yourself to "Enter the Cypher" at Cousin Larry's in Danbury CT this Friday November 20th! Deto 22 of the Phenetiks and AFA is gonna be there rocking joints for the debut of his new EP "Sharing is Caring" with Sketch the Cataclysm. Joining the festivities will be Teddy Faley from BMore and The Presence repping Uncommon Records!
Head on over to www.youtube.com/uncommonrecords and check out 3 videos from The Presence and one from Baltimore's Teddy Faley for the live show at "House of Yes" in Brooklyn. It was a cool vibe in the place on Thursday, thanks to everybody that came out to the artspace. The Presence, Zesto, 11:00A.M., V8 & Teddy Faley all killed it.
Come through to Brooklyn, NYC to see The Presence, 11:00A.M., Teddy Faley, V8 and Zesto! That's a banging line up right there for all you Uncommon Heads- don't miss it!
First off special thanks to The Find Mag for giving Nasa space to talk about the successes & struggles of running an Indie Label in 2009. Also, congrats on the launch of their brand new website! You can follow along with Nasa for the trials and tribulations by clicking here. The column is called "Uncommon Approach" and it will be updated about once a week. Enjoy and support those guys over there!
Here's a sneak peak at the cover art for Agartha Audio's upcoming Uncommon Records LP (Produced entirely by Dig Dug). It features The Presence, Tracy Jones, Nac1, E. Coli and many more. Full details coming soon along with the concept of the album itself. Stay tuned here.
By the close of 2009 you should have in your headphones the following:
"The Hollow Earth" LP from Dig Dug aka Agartha.Audio. Features cameos from The Presence, Tracy Jones, Nac1, E. Coli and more.
"Mona Lisa" Single from Taiyamo Denku. A side features Prince Po. B Side produced by AM Breakups. This is the lead single to Denku's full length LP titled "Articles of the Mind" which will feature other surprise cameos and top notch production. Keep it locked here for details.
"Don't Feed the Machine" b/w "Flower Children" from Short Fuze & Nasa. This is the lead single from "The Pain Killer Boutique" by Short Fuze & Nasa. It's a full length album by Short Fuze entirely produced by Nasa (who also makes a few appearances and drops some verses as well). This single is a split with Nasa in advance of it, the B Side is a Nasa solo track that will only appear on this release and not be on the full length.
"Free* Remix EP" A fully remixed version of 11:00A.M.'s Uncommon Classic from last year "Free*". It features production from AM Breakups, Teddy Faley, Nasa, 1000 Names, Shortrock and A. Smart.
All of this will set us up for a blockbuster year of releases in 2010. Don't forget about The Presence's single "Absentia" which is out NOW! as well.