Can you believe it’s been a year already?! Come out this Saturday and help us celebrate FIVE YEARS of Kimball House Rock!
It’s going down right here at the Kimall House – 2PM – No Cover – Good times!
UPDATE: Porta-potties will be on-site; now that’s the hallmark of an official music festival, see you there!
KIMBALL HOUSE ROCK 2014 LINEUP SET TIMES
2:00PM: Freddy Phatz
3:30PM – 3:50PM: Special Guest Set
4:00 PM – 4:10PM: Rio
4:20PM – 4:40PM: MC Everest
4:45PM – 5:05PM: Angel Katz
5:20PM – 5:40PM: Rich Jones
5:50PM – 6:10PM: Blake
6:15PM – 6:30PM: Blakkass Westley
6:30PM – 6:50PM: L.O.D
6:50PM – 7:10PM: Auggie the 9th
7:25PM – 7:45PM: Hurt Everybody
7:50PM – 8:20PM: DJ Moppy
8:30PM – 9:00PM: Surgery at the Hands of Machines
9:05PM – 9:35PM: Nunca Duerma
9:40PM – 10:10PM: Netherfriends
10:15PM – 10:45PM: Shazam Bangles
10:50PM – 11:30PM: Sev Seveer
11:30PM – 12:00AM: Fess Grandiose
Elee X (Impolite Society) collaborates with MPC-smith Sev Seveer on this synthy, spaced-out cut from Uncle EL’s No Doze compilation.
Rapper, beat maker, DJ, and Chicago mainstay, Uncle EL, presents No Doze- a compilation representing an eclectic mixture of sounds from the underground rap and beat scenes of Chicago and beyond. Featured artists include Doc ILLingsworth, OHBLIV, Wino Willy, Lanzo, Radius, Kenny Keys, Jon Rogers and many more. Ranging from left field, ethereal, to classic boom bap, there is one common theme throughout. Don’t sleep!
BassBin is a weekly electronic music night at Billy’s Lounge in Grand Rapids.
This week: Nunca Duerma performing w/Beyond Luck; opening DJ set by DJ Moppy.
Beyond Luck is a Chicago music collective consisting of members DJ Moppy, Radius, Keter Darker, and Lailah Reich.
The group openly defines their ‘style’ as Beyond Genre Music, expressing their common love for jazz, house, prog rock, hip-hop, dub/reggae. The group’s production setup includes but is not limited to: Moppy on Technics 1200s and effects, Radius on the MPC1000 and Korg Kaoss pads, and Keter Darker & Lailah on vocals. – Transistor Chicago
BassBin at Billy’s Lounge
1437 Wealthy Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI.
10pm – No Cover – 21+
Venue info: billyslounge.com
Young Heavy Souls present their first official compilation album; 20 all-new tracks from a growing roster of skillful artists and producers. Get to know YHS:
These producers have captured their niche through unexplored sub-genres of hip-hop and electronic music. With their progressive sound, this body of work exemplifies what these artists value most – collaboration. Young Heavy Souls was established in 2011. Creative director, Matt Black cultivated a team of like-minded musicians, filmmakers, photographers, and graphic designers throughout the past three years.
“With this project we wanted to showcase our growth as a team as well as spread our music to new audiences. Young Heavy Souls is a family, and this project represents the spirit and sound of our crew,” explained Black.
The majority of the team consists of artists local to the Midwest, but they join forces with musical talents from all over the United States. All artists featured on the current roster have made themselves a valuable asset to this creation. Several guest contributing artists are featured, including Spankalicious, Eddie Logix, and Heavy Color. – Young Heavy Souls
Premiering today on Detroit Sounds Like This, Detroit producer Dayda provides a highly infectious dance remix of Nunca Duerma’s “Garbage Truck Alarm Clock,” from Duerma’s Dilated EP (Old Tacoma Records).
“Get your ears ready for probably one of the hottest dance tracks of the year. Dayda delivers a deep hitting track that will hit you in the face upon play. Enjoy, Detroit.” – detroitsoundslikethis.com
Video: Andy Allen, Derek Wilds, Milan Boyer, and Matt Black for Young Heavy Souls
Music: “Pack Your Bags” – Nortroniks & Vapor Eyes
Our friends over at Young Heavy Souls are dropping their first official compilation next week, and we are psyched to check it out. For the unknowing, this album will be the perfect introduction to the YHS crew and all of the talented artists on its roster.
In anticipation of the album drop, YHS put together this trailer featuring some new and archival footage from the crew’s live events.
Young Heavy Souls – Volume One drops February 20th.