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Album Stream: Fall Out Boy – ‘Make America Psycho Again’

posted by Oscar October 31, 2015

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Fall Out Boy have dropped their new remix album, which features guest appearances from some of the hottest names in the Rap game. The new project includes contributions from the likes of Migos, Black Thought, Big K.R.I.T., Wiz Khalifa, Joey Bada$$, Juicy J and A$AP Ferg.

Stream Make America Psycho Againbelow. Continue Reading

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WayHome Festival 2015 Lineup feat. Kendrick Lamar, Modest Mouse, St. Vincent

posted by Oscar February 11, 2015

WayHome Festival 2015

WayHome Festival will be holding its inaugural event this summer in Oro-Medonte, Ontario, Canada and today its organizers have unveiled the first lineup. The biggest acts heading to Burls Creek Event Grounds during the weekend of July 24th – 26th are Kendrick Lamar, Modest Mouse, and St. Vincent, along with The Decemberists, Passion Pit, Sam Smith, Run the Jewels, and Future Islands.

Also playing are Hozier, Bassnectar, Cold War Kids, Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T., Vance Joy, SZA, and Viet Cong, among others.

General admission and VIP tickets, which include camping, go on sale February 16th. See the full lineup and find more information at the festival’s website.

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Forecastle Festival 2015 Lineup feat. Modest Mouse, Sam Smith, Big K.R.I.T.

posted by Oscar January 27, 2015

Forecastle 2015 Lineup

Forecastle 2015 has its lineup and it’s looking like Louisville, KY has itself a pretty sweet music festival going on July 17-19.

This year’s roster boasts Modest Mouse, Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, and Cage The Elephant as the artists with top billing. Also heading to the South this summer are Big K.R.I.T., TWEEDY, iLoveMakonnen, and the good dudes of Twin Peaks.

General admission and VIP passes go on sale Friday, January 30th at 12pm EST through the festival’s website.

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Video: Big K.R.I.T. Performs “Soul Food” Live on ‘The Tonight Show’ w/Raphael Saadiq & The Roots

posted by Oscar January 6, 2015

Last night one of southern Hip Hop’s best emcees, Big K.R.I.T., hit The Tonight Show to serve as the musical guest. KRIT connected with Raphael Saadiq and recruited house band The Roots for his performance of “Soul Food.”

Check it out above.

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Video: Big K.R.I.T. – “Cadillactica”

posted by Oscar November 5, 2014

Big K.R.I.T.’s sophomore album is dropping soon and besides making it available for streaming before its release, today the southern rapper has dropped a video for his song “Cadillactica.” The visuals maintain the color scheme as the album cover while showing shots of K.R.I.T. delivering the vocals as well as cuts to the car that inspired the name of the lead single  The thing that is a bit distracting though is all of the blurred Cadillac logos on this.

Don’t forget to purchase the album next Tuesday (11/11).

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Big K.R.I.T. – “Cadillactica”

posted by Alberto October 13, 2014

CadillacticaLogic is the only POD favorite dropping an album soon. Big Krit is also prepping the releasing of his new album and tonight, we get the title track off of the new album, Cadillactica. The new track is crazy. Definitely going to run this track back a few more times before the night is over.

Stream “Cadillactica” below. The new album will be released on November 11th.  Continue Reading

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A-Villa – The Colosseum (Featuring Big K.R.I.T., Termanology, Inspectah Deck)

posted by Alex October 7, 2014

WOW! A-Villa completely snapped with this joint! The Chicago native brought together three lyrical warriors, Big K.R.I.T., Termanology, and Inspectah Deck to “The Colosseum”. It looks like the homie DJ Scend did some work on the track as well. Make sure to circle November 4th on your calendar, as Carry On Tradition will be dropping via Closed Sessions. “The Colosseum” was premiered on XXL. and got A-Villa’s commentary on the track.

I met K.R.I.T. at a meet & greet before a show he had in Chicago. I introduced myself, told him about my project, and gave him a beat CD. The next day, I got an email with his verse over this particular beat, which I never would’ve thought K.R.I.T. would pick. But it shows his versatility as an artist and his ability to stand out on any type of record.  I then sent it to Termanology, who I’m a fan of and knew he would kill it. But I didn’t anticipate him laying down one of my favorite verses on the album.  Then with Inspectah Deck, I had sent him a different beat and asked for that “Triumph” & “Above The Clouds” type of feel, which he definitely delivered on and made it easy to tie everything together. However, I had lost the scratches I had previously done before my turntables broke. So at the last minute, I had the homie DJ Scend re-do what I had lost. However, he added his own flavor to it and even improved upon what I had originally intended.

Overall, I’m really proud of this song and love everything about it…the concept, the intro, the beat, the beat switch up, the verses, the DJ cuts, and outro. It’s just a hard rap record and is the essence of Hip Hop…good beats & rhymes.

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alt-J – “Every Other Freckle” (Big K.R.I.T. Remix)

posted by Oscar September 15, 2014

Big K.R.I.T. - Every Other Freckle

Alt-J are set to release their latest album this month but it’s already inspired other artists to use their music to create other tracks. Southern Rap’s up and coming star, Big K.R.I.T. has remixed “Every Other Freckle.” And while it largely relies on the original music, his verses on top of alt-J’s music and their vocals for the chorus makes for an excellent new piece of work.

Hear it below. Continue Reading