VIDEO: San Quinn - Go Rude (Produced by Monk HTS)

San Francisco Hip Hop staple San Quinn drops new visuals for "Go Rude" (directed by Kolepa) Off the upcoming "Smell My Roses Volume 1" album coming soon. Quinn, responsible for the most Hip Hop features bar coded in 2006 (350 records by the time he was 21) has steadliy grew his fanbase since the early ninties and is regarded as one of the most consistent Lyricist/artist to represent SF culture. "Smell My Roses Volume 1" is Quinn's 16th solo effort, the lead single/video "Go Rude" follows Quinn through a cinematic heist which leads to a meeting with the Bosslady played by La Dona. Keep your eyes open for some cameo's, a couple being San Francisco MC Rich Rocka (formerly Ya Boy) and the producer of "Go Rude" Monk HTS (Equipto, Professa Gabel). Check this and more releases from Audio Vandals at https://audiovandals.bandcamp.com follow them on IG: @audio_vandals @sanquinn415 @monk_hts @Kolepa

Oaklandish X Marketing Kings- The Mekanix Interview with Host Tyranny Allen

Tyranny Allen sits down with production team and Oakland institution Tweed "Tha Great" and Dotrix 4000 of The Mekanix (J. Stalin, Shady Nate, Yukmouth to name a few) for an in-depth interview detailing their production come-up, advice for new producers, digital music distribution, production techniques and more. The Mekanix are responsible for 4-6 million records sold under their production belts. Filmed in the Downtown Oakland Oaklandish Flagship store and sponsored by Marketing Kings and Oaklandish. Follow them: IG @TheMekanix @Marketing_kings @Oaklandish

VIDEO: Evidence - Unlearning

New visuals from 1/3 Dilated Peoples Evidence, aka Mr.Slow Flow, The Weatherman. "Unlearning" Produced By Graymatter/ mixed by frequent collaborator Eddie Sancho (Gangstarr, Jay-Z, Blackmoon), gives the viewer a peak into Ev's personal surroundings and his recording process. "Unlearning" is his first solo release since his critically acclaimed 2018 album, Weather Or Not. Watching Evidence grow since Dilated's early breakout single "Work the Angles" has been a inspiration and a lesson in artist evolution. One of illest to control the Microphone & production, Evidence seems to get more comfortable in his skin with each new offering. There's no sign of "Unlearning" being part of a more grand scheme i.e. album, so vibe to this until further notice, CA all Day.

VIDEO: Tajai and The Architect - Zero Sum Game (Directed by Smash Rockwell)

Smokey & Craig, The Chef and Tony Starks, Ren & Stimpy....what's the common denominator here?! Super Duo's (!) add to that list the duo of The Architect (Sample chopper soul provider for Homeliss Derilex/Stone’s Throw/Planet Asia, Nowaah The Flood, supplier of the fire *for more info on The Architect refer to the folder on Kanye West desktop that say's "The Architect") and Tajai Massey, Souls of Mischief/Hiero member and place holder of Marshall Mathers favorite rap patterns " "if I had to grip my pad the riffs I grab would rip and stab...." SOM's "Never no More". "Zero Sum Game" finds The Architect on the boards with Gritty organ chops/Low end bass and dusty drums and T. Massey "running the blitz" on the mic with the West Oakland train yard as the back drop. "Zero Sum Game" is the debut single from the upcoming project BLACK/TEC (2020 Clear Label Media Group), stay tuned. For now download "Zero Sum Game" now at https://tajai.bandcamp.com/track/zero-sum-game 
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VIDEO: Marciano YR "No Mercy" (Freestyle)

Oakland MC/Producer Marciano YR of FXVE STAR MUSIC GROUP drops new visuals for "No Mercy", a bar beatdown with a back drop reminiscent of Outkast "Players Ball". "No Mercy" Directed by 1979, has YR with get up get out and get something bars i.e. "A stroke of brilliance I woke up willing to go the distance". Brought to you by DNA family member Tyranny Allen of Marketing Kings. Bay Area business in full effect. Follow the Drums & Ammo Affiliates at IG: @MarcianoYR @one9seventy9 @Marketing_kings

Everlast - Slow Your Roll (Official Music Video)

Newness from visual staple Jason Goldwatch & Everlast. The Soul Assassin Everlast carries on tradition of delivering grit. Directed by Jason Goldwatch "Weapons and Ammo" - M13industries.com as well as DarkAllianceFirearms.com Featuring "MirrorMan" - FaceBook.com/MirrorManLV