Posts Tagged ‘Music’

Trinidad James “10PC MILD” In-Store Event Recap

Finishing up his string of in-stores to support the latest mixtape, “10PC MILD,” Trinidad James stopped through the shop yesterday for the final stop of his meet and greet appearances. Bringing along a slew of Gold Gang affiliates and donning the latest Fall/Winter 2013 Supreme, Trinidad James held down the crowd for over three hours while taking pictures, shaking hands and signing autographs for those in attendance. In addition to handing out copies of the latest mixtape, James also invited his tour DJ, Genesis to get on the tables to chop and splice up a plethora of Atlanta tracks including many of James’ mixtape exclusives.

Download Trinidad James’ full mixtape here and scroll through the image set below.

Photography: Mae Elizabeth Gurene

Track of the Day: Jay Z feat. Justin Timberlake – Holy Grail (Official Music Video)

After much anticipation, Jay Z has officially unveiled the visuals to his hit single, “Holy Grail” featuring Justin Timberlake. Perhaps no better than timing than on the heels of Timberlake’s groundbreaking VMA performance, the video was directed by Anthony Mandler (who has also worked with Jay on past projects such as “D.O.A.,” “Young Forever” and “Lost One.” Featuring both Timberlake and Hov in a decidedly dreary and dark setting, the footage is also paired with twisted and slowed down samples of the song that plays into the caliginous side of the track. Hit play above and let us know what you think in the comment section.

Curtis Williams – Philmore Slim (Official Music Video)

Hometown hero, Curtis Williams of Two-9 lets loose the latest visuals to his cut “Philmore Slim.” The track also sees an assist from the entire Two-9 crew. A longtime supporter of Wish, Curtis and the entire Two-9 conglomerate have been steady churning out bangers this summer and as we move into the latter half of the year, the crew shows no signs of slowing down. Peep the video above and let us know what you think in the comment section.

Track of the Day: Diplo feat. Mike Posner, Boaz Van De Beatz & RiFF RaFF – Crown

Today’s track of the day sees an all-star lineup of music aficianados, DJ’s and artists as Diplo has tapped Mike Posner, Boaz Van de Beatz and RiFF RaFF for the cut, “Crown.” Opening up with outerspace sounds and Posner’s smooth melodies, the track breaks down periodically throughout before pulling back for the ambient hook. Hit stream below and let us know what you think in the comment section.

Track of the Day: Joey Bada$$ – Norwegian Breakfast

While Pro Era is up in New York laying down performances amidst the AGENDA NYC tradeshow week, Joey Bada$$ lets loose a new track today titled, “Norwegian Breakfast.” The laid back cut was produced by Bagir and arrives in typical Bada$$ fashion with the New York rapper deftly weaving in and out of bars with his signature witty worldplay. Hit the play button below and let us know what you think in the comment section.

Track of the Day: Jay-Z – Dead Presidents 3 (Produced by Young Guru)

It is well known from past interactions with Young Guru that Jay-Z has a plethora of materials and un-released songs locked away in the vault. In a rather surprising series of events via Twitter, Jay-Z gave approval to Young Guru to let loose the finished version of Dead Presidents 3. Peep the track below and let us know what you think in the comment section.

Track of the Day: KiD CuDi – Going to the Ceremony

The Cudder is back with his latest track today titled, “Going to the Ceremony.” Produced alongside frequent collaborator Dot Da Genius, the track arrives as a WZRD release. Classic CuDi style, the song opens up with spacey overtones and heavy electric guitar vibes. Hit stream below and let us know what you think in the comment section.