New Haven, CT rapper Cambatta returns to the hip hop scene with a new single and video for “Oxymoron”. After the success of his “The Visionary” mixtape he is now working on his next project. Cambatta has worked with many of today’s most rated underground artists including Sha Stimuli, Skyzoo, Torae and many others. The music video was filmed in Connecticut and was directed by DJ Nice. The track was produced by UK producer Jon Phonics a regular name on the Louis Den Beat Battles scene who is also about to release his second production mixtape next month featuring a host of UK and US artists. Let me know what you think y'all!!
Also...if anyone is in London this friday night...
get down to YNR Productions monthly night at the Jazz Cafe...this time with Orphans Of Cush and Louis Den Beat Battles showcase feat. Jaisu, Kelakovski and Apollo.
i've posted some beat snippets up of some of my old beats from 06 to 08 im selling them for half price so thats £50 bargain. sorry about the sloppyness of the snippets...some fucked up mixes an levels in there!
don't sleep yo!
also...i'll be putting up snippets of new stuff over the next few days. so stay tuned...
Big shouts out to all my Louis Den/Eat Good family, Beat Cypher 05 took place last thursday with showcases from Oddisee, Morgan Zarate, Charlie Dark, Baby J and Kelakovski. Dope beats all round, mad props to Kosyne each and every time for making it happen.
This time the bucks fizz beat battle included Myself, Budgie, Jeekay & Jaisu. Shouts to ABO181 for filming and editing it once again. Peep the footage below! Get over to his youtube channel and subscribe for a regualar updates, exclusive footage from the night and beat making vids.
Budgie Vs. Jon Phonics
Jaisu Vs. Jeekay
FINAL: Budgie Vs. Jaisu
The next louis den cypher is on August 13th, Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham...line up announced soon.
still here, working on numerous things, Half Past Calm 2 is well and truly on it's way, a lot of stuff recorded, my final few weeks of university right now though so i'm letting that take priority (all the heads thanks for your patience). I'm also working on collaborative projects with Jyager and Verb T (shhhhh) so stay tuned....
In the meantime....
Check out Jaisu & S-type dropping heat rocks in-store at underground solu'shn in edinburgh. If you don't know about the tartan bullies get on your youtube game!
And also....My boy skandal has dropped a video for his track '72 Bars Of Fire', just a taster of what Skandal is about to bring.
Look out for his 'Hunger Pains' mixtape dropping real soon.
Yo! If anyone is around in the London area tomorrow night (Friday 27th Feb 2009) come and check me out doing my thing live with the Louis Den squad, also in attendance will be Kelakovski, Kosyne, Sivey, Mazworth, Ed Strong (IRS), Shears, Mr DIck, Raul Supreme and Myke Forte.
The night will also showcase some of the worlds best MC's as they battle for their country to hold the title of champ. ALSO....its worth reaching if not for any of the stuff listed above, but to see the speakers corner quartet. The most slept on contemporary jazz outfit doing it right now, accompanying them on the mic will be Reveal, Kyza and Life MC.