eLZhi, esteemed member of Slum Village, will be releasing his solo debut, The Preface, on August 12, 2008 through Fat Beats Records.
If you have been following hip hop lately than you have heard the infectious track “Cash Flow” from Ace Hood and his homie Rick Ross. Ace Hood is the first signee on the Def Jam / We The Best record label. DJ Khaled says about Ace, “Ace has a swagger all his own and is…
Skope is proud to announce artist Alex MacDuff will be contributing his snarky witticisms, music snob commentary, and irreverent humor through the inking of his comic “Snob Doodle”. We will feature new comics from Alex every month. Enjoy this first installment.
Keller Williams has built a career on his uncanny ability to captivate a packed house-all by himself. So why now, after fifteen-years as a solo artist, is he releasing a live album-simply titled, Live-with three other names on the cover? It turns out that since he first picked up a guitar, this troubadour has…
KeAnthony’s debut album, A Hustlaz Story, will arrive in stores August 5 from Reprise/ Warner Bros. Records.
Warner Bros. & Jason Reeves to release The Magnificent Adventures of Heartache (and other frightening tales). The new release dates fo the album are August 12 digital and September 9 the CDs will be in stores.
On August 19 Lost Highway will release Pass It Around, the new album from Donavon Frankenreiter. Pass It Around boasts 10 new songs from the musician/pro-surfer, and also features some special guests and a new approach for Frankenreiter.
As DJ Revolution readies “KING OF THE DECKS,” in stores on September 16th, he divulged further on the issues of the lack of communication between the MC and THE DJ stating that it “is one of the most obvious reasons Hip Hop has devolved so drastically over the years.
Accompanying Yelle on tour is album producer GrandMarnier on drums and vocals and collaborator/remixer Tepr on keyboards and programming.
Atlantic recording artist Jason Mraz has announced details of his upcoming North American tour. The trek will kick off on October 8th in Scranton, PA at the Scranton Cultural Center and will include a performance on “the Great Stage” of New York’s famed Radio City Music Hall, with shows continuing through early December.
At only 22, Polly Scattergood has been honing her craft for ten years — creating songs that provoke an immediate response, spinning tales of drama, delight and deceit.
M.I.A.’s “Paper Planes,” off her latest, Kala, jumps to #1 on iTunes electronic song chart and #18 on the iTunes singles chart after appearing in the trailer for “Pineapple Express.” The movie stars Seth Rogan and James Franco and is out on Columbia Pictures August 6.
The pictures from the 7/25 show are in for all to see.
Canvasback Music is proud to announce the debut full-length record from Birmingham, AL, natives Wild Sweet Orange. The album, entitled, WE HAVE CAUSE TO BE UNEASY, will hit stores tomorrow, July 29th.
Jack’s Mannequin, led by singer-keyboardist Andrew McMahon, will release its second album, entitled The Glass Passenger, on September 30th, 2008 on Sire/Warner Bros. Records.
Bowling Green, Kentucky 5-piece, Cage The Elephant has been hustling over the last 12 months amassing an impressive following over on the other side of the Atlantic.
On his long awaited debut solo album, 22-year-old Boston bred singer/songwriter John Paul invites his legion of fans in the New England area to take a high energy, folk-rock, Americana and country driven cruise down ‘Belmont Boulevard.’
The sun was surely shining on Cambridge, MA & Skope Live! on Friday July 25th, 2008. Since April of 2008 Jillian Santella had been busy booking what was to become Skope Live! / AMP Energy Summer Bash For Autism Speaks for 2008. Kevin at The MIddle East in Cambridge, MA agreed to host the party…
Riding high after a recent “Emerging Artist” win at Summerfest 2008 in Milwaukee, WI, Minneapolis’ Sick of Sarah have finally released the music video for “Daisies,” a track off the band’s self-titled debut slated for release on August 12 on Adamant Records.
Launched on June 10, Rock Star, Porn Star –Playboy Radio’s weekly series hosted by the world’s #1 adult actress Tera Patrick and her husband, adult film director and rocker Evan Seinfeld (Biohazard/The Spyderz)–pairs the couple with some of the world’s most popular names in sex and rock ‘n’ roll for some outrageous interviews.
Replife is a multi-dimensional MC/poet/producer/activist who incorporates nu-jazz, future soul and broken beat into his unique brand of hip-hop, demonstrated on his new album “The Unclosed Mind.”
Skope Live! is on tonight in Cambridge, MA. The Skope Live / AMP Energy Summer Bash For Autism Speaks is tonight at 9 pm EST. The bands are ready, the beers are cold, the AMP is on ice and it’s Friday night! See you at the world famous music venue, The Middle East, we gonna…
Sony BMG recording artist Mandi Perkins is an intensely passionate and charismatic singer/songwriter who creates uncompromising melodic rock. She writes about her life and those around her in a musical form of empathy, which makes listeners, care, think and question.
Shwayze is proud to announce the premiere of “Buzzin’,” the Malibu artist’s reality show on MTV. Wednesdays at 10:30PM ET/PT, fans can catch the misadventures of Shwayze, his wingman and music partner Cisco, best buddy Warren, and manager Jordan as they define a whole new California sound.
Hard-rock heroes Avenged Sevenfold announce fall headlining tour dates beginning September 9th and co-headlining dates with Buckcherry kicking off in mid-September.
The Donnas are one of the most famous bands on the planet. They have done it with rare radio play and MTV support. But these 4 woman from CA have been making music for more than a decade and have no signs of stopping. That is great too because these women make some kick-ass…
Punk rock veterans Street Dogs have announced the first leg of their cross-country, headlining tour that will kick off on September 11th in Houston, TX.
Abrams Image will be releasing the compelling story of the New York Dolls through the never-before-seen photographs and memories of legendary photographer Bob Gruen.
Grand Hustle/Atlantic recording artist T.I. has unveiled further details of his much-anticipated new album, “PAPER TRAIL.”
Sevendust kicks off their seventh studio album with 11 great tracks and each having its own, distinct identity. The new album offers everything from aggressive, heavy-bangin’ music to melodic, softer melodies that seem to come together oh so nicely in Hope and Sorrow. The beauty of the album is that Lajon Witherspoon could…
Who does this jerk think he is? One hell of a rhyming MC, that’s who! Foul Mouth Jerk hails from Jersey, but has traveled through many states laying down rhymes and spittin’ lyrics. His fourth solo effort features 16 hot tracks and has a refreshing, throw-back sound to it. Jerk really brought…
I just have one question: “Do you wanna get rocked”! Def Leppard is bringin’ the heat once again with their fourteenth studio album and they seem to be conquering newer generations of fans. These rock icons from England have been going strong since the late 70s and definitely know how to turn…
Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters kicked off their national tour last week in support of their self-titled double CD, The Boxmasters. We just found out from a close source that Billy Bob is a regular Skope visitor.
Following a successful UK summer festival tour, Goldfrapp brings their live show back to North America with a tour kicking off September 12, 2008 at the venerable Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
VP Records is proud to announce the release of Busy Signal, arguably the hottest and most versatile lyricists currently in dancehall. On his groundbreaking sophomore album Loaded, in stores September 9th, the leading Jamaican deejay unleashes an arsenal of progressive hits that could ultimately redefine dancehall.
One of the most renowned and continually relevant hip-hop emcees of all time, GZA returns with his long awaited fifth solo album, “ProTools.” If you listen to the GZA closely it sounds to me like he wants to battle 50 lyrically. There are various subliminals throughout this whole video. I wonder how 50 & the…
“I never could have predicted that I’d still be rocking the mic more than two decades after my debut, but here I am,” LL Cool J says with a smile.
Epic Records is proud to announce the release of the much-anticipated new album from Ben Folds, WAY TO NORMAL, on September 30, 2008.
Who knew that the highlights of a Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers show would be provided by Steve Winwood? I mean, at first, it wasn’t looking that way. Winwood, the support act for Petty’s tour, was in the midst of a competent but at times dull hour-long Latin-flavored set at Sunrise’s BankAtlantic Center. His band’s…
Grand Hustle/Atlantic recording artist Big Kuntry King has announced early details of his much anticipated new album, “MY TURN TO EAT.” The collection — which features the single, “Da Baddest (Feat. Trey Songz)” — will be available in stores and all digital retailers on September 9th.