Tag Archives: hip hop

Neon Desert Music Festival 2018, El Paso, TX: Photos – Write-up

Written by ManVsParty For the 8th year in a row, the Neon Desert Music Festival had the El Paso/Juarez borderland dancing on Memorial Day weekend. The West Texas festival boasted an impressive lineup of chart toppers, up and comers, and local acts from a variety of musical backgrounds. What made Neon Desert stand out this year,…

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J.I.D. 2/27/2018, Come and Take It Live, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written by Phil Barton Photos by James_ATX The Never Had Sh!t tour stopped off in Austin to give a sold out crowd preview of the fire that will be brought back in a few weeks to SXSW.  The closer, J.I.D., did just that.  His smooth lyrics backed by bone crushing beats were reminiscent of Anderson…

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EarthGang, 2/27/2018, Come and Take It Live, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written by Phil Barton Photos by James_ATX EarthGang is a show you really shouldn’t miss.  Clearly influenced by Outkast, they put on an unbelievable performance of next level raps backed by original beats and melodies.  To finish off the show, they join the stage with J.I.D. to form like Voltron to put on a super-human…

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Chaz French, 2/27/2018, Come and Take It Live, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written by Phil Barton Photos by James_ATX When you want to get a party started, you need a ringer.  Someone who puts every ounce of energy into the mic, crowd surfs countless times, and gets everyone jumping enough to shake the building.  That’s exactly what Chaz French does.  I’m sure we will be seeing much…

Chaz French, 2/27/2018, Come and Take It Live, Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Rude Kid – SXSW 2018 Top 20

Rude Kid (London, UK) – intense grime from the UK guaranteed to move crowds. SXSW Schedule  Bio: Regarded as one of the elite grime producers, Rude Kid is able to cite Skepta, JME, Wiley, Stormzy, Shy FX, Ghetts and Giggs amongst his fans and collaborators. Chase and Status have highlighted him as “the next to blow”…

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Linqua Franqa – SXSW 2018 Top 20

Linqua Franqa (Athens, GA) –  effortless hip hop flow that is so good it doesn’t need to be complicated. SXSW Schedule Bio: linguist by day. lunatic lady rapper by night. SXSW 2018 Unofficial Guide SXSW 2018 Twitter List SXSW 2018 Unofficial Guides, Party Lists, and Helpful Sites SXSW 2018 Playlists

Linqua Franqa – SXSW 2018 Top 20 was originally published on Music Felon