Tuesday, June 29, 2010

LMNO & Mr. Brady - Banger Management Video & Free Download

Promo commercial for LMNO & Mr. Brady's full-length LP "Banger Management" available July 6th, 2010.

FREE Download "Both Sides Spin": http://bit.ly/b04z2k

Banger Management
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LMNO of the Visionaries is back with his sixth full-length album of 2010 collaborating with longtime friend, producer/emcee Mr. Brady for Banger Management. The hard hitting, head nodding 12-track album is jam packed with pure hip-hop featuring guest appearances by Declaime, MED and Kev Brown.

Sleep of Oldominion: Swine & Dash Summer 2010 Tour

Sleep of Oldominion is hitting the road with Josh Martinez as The Chicharones! The duo will be traveling with a drummer and a bass/guitar player for this year's Summer tour. Spin recently called The Chicharones, "The Best Bar Band in North America." Its easy to see why. Expect 5-part harmonies, a razor tight band, costume changes, syncopated dance moves, stage magic, standup comedy and the joyful interplay of 10 year veteran performers Sleep and Josh Martinez. And there's also rap.

Check the dates below:

Fri 7/2/2010: MCCALL, ID @ Forrester's Club
Sat 7/3/2010: GREAT FALLS, MT @ Machinery Row
Sun 7/4/2010: WHITEFISH, MT @ Private Party
Mon 7/5/2010: Off Day
Tues 7/6/2010: BIG SKY, MT @ Black Bear
Wed 7/7/2010: SPOKANE, WA @ Mama's Thai
Thurs 7/8/2010: BOZEMAN MT @ Zebra Lounge
Fri 7/9/2010: JACKSON HOLE, MT @ Mangy Moose
Sat 7/10/2010: BOISE, ID @ The Reef
Sun 7/11/2010: SUN VALLEY, ID @ Whiskey Jack's
Mon 7/12/2010: Off Day
Tues 7/13/2010: BOULDER, CO- TBA
Wed 7/14/2010: FORT COLLINS, CO @ Aggie Theatre
Thurs 7/15/2010: DENVER, CO @ Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom
Fri 7/16/2010: DENVER, CO @ Private Party
Sat 7/17/2010: PARK CITY, UT @ Starbar
Sun 7/18/2010: LAKE TAHOE @ Lakeside Pizza
Sun 7/18/2010: RENO, NV (Sleep)
Mon 7/19/2010: SACRAMENTO, CA- TBA
Tues 7/20/2010: ATWATER, CA @ Urban Illustrators
Wed 7/21/2010: SANTA CRUZ, CA @ Catalyst/Atrium
Thurs 7/22/2010: SAN JOSE, CA @ Mountain Charlie’s Saloon
Fri 7/23/2010: LAS VEGAS, NV @ The Meatheads
Sat 7/24/2010: NEVADA, CA @ Cooper’s Ale House
Sun 7/25/2010: PALM SPRINGS, CA @ Space 120
Mon 7/26/2010: TUSCON, AZ @ Congress Hotel
Tues 7/27/2010: TEMPE, AZ @ The Big Fish Pub
Wed 7/28/2010: ALBUQUERQUE, NM @ Burt’s
Thurs 7/29/2010: GALLUP, NM @ The Juggernaut
Fri 7/30/2010: LAS CRUCES, NM @ El Patio
Sat 7/31/2010: YUMA, AZ @ The Dunes Bar
Sun 8/1/2010: FLAGSTAFF, AZ @ Green Room
Mon 8/2/2010: SEDONA, AZ @ Relics
Wed 8/4/2010: GRAND JUNCTION, CO @ Tenacious Bro's Club
Thurs 8/5/2010: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO @ The Blacksheep
Fri 8/6/2010: DURANGO, CO @ Summit
Sat 8/7/2010: PUEBLO, CO @ Senate Room
Sun 8/8/2010: SHIPROCK, NM @ Nizhoni Park
Mon 8/9/2010: FARMINGTON, NM @ 3 Rivers Ballroom
Tues 8/10/2010: TBA
Wed 8/11/2010: TOAS, NM- TBA
Thurs 8/12/2010: ESPANIOLA, NM -TBA
Fri 8/13/2010: SANTE FE, NM –TBA

Monday, June 28, 2010

Dannu of Visionaries at 4th of July Park Jam

Dannu of the Visionaries will be doing a special live performance on the 4th of July at The Gazebo by the Mira Mesa Rec Center. Dannu rarely does solo performances, so if you're in the San Diego area, I would not miss this.

DJ Rhettmatic at Blu Money Lounge: Tuesday, June 29th

DJ Rhettmatic will be making a special guest appearance at DJ Speed's birthday party going down tomorrow, June 29th at The Blu Monkey Lounge in Hollywood, CA. No cover all night means get your butts down there!

If you don't know who DJ Spped is, do your homework. Original member of NWA and all around great guy. If it wasn't for Spped, we might not have an LMNO to listen to. Happy Birthday Brother!

Friday, June 25, 2010

2Mex, LMNO & KeyKool at Left Coast Fest in San Jose, CA - Saturday, June 26th

2Mex, LMNO & KeyKool of the Visionaries will be performing live at the Left Coast Festival in San Jose, CA this Saturday, June 26th. The weekend long festival has music of all genres and the members of the Visionaries will be headlining the "Bring It Back" stage. For those of you in NorCal wanting the Visionaries in your town, here we go!

All Ages
Bring It Back Stage @ 10:20pm
Click here for more info: Left Coast Live

The Bridge Presents: DJ Nu-Mark at Rehab - Saturday, June 26th

The Bridge...the monthly party dedicated to the artistry behind music presents special guest DJ Nu-Mark (of Jurassic 5 / Blendcrafters) this Saturday, June 26th. Along with resident DJ's Mr. Choc and DJ Hapa, this is definitely going to be the place to be in Los Angeles, CA.

$5 before 10:30pm w/ RSVP - rsvp@thebridgepresents.com
$10 all night

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

2Mex & Strong Arm Steady in Long Beach, CA - Thursday, June 24th

2Mex of the Visionaries will be performing at Th Rhythm Lounge in Long Beach, CA this Thursday, June 24th. Also performing will be Strong Arm Steady, Zoolay, CookBook & Uno from LA Symphony and more. Looks like this is going to be the place to be for some ill hip-hop.

$12 pre-sale / $15 at Door
21+ / doors open at 8pm

DJ Rhettmatic at The Root Down - Thursday, June 24th

DJ Rhettmatic of the World Famous Beat Junkies and Visionaries will be spinning at The Root Down tomorrow, Thursday, June 24th. This will be the last Root Down event at Gabah.

$5 All Night | 21+ | 9pm-2am

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Chaz Ortiz Gatorade Commercial - Exclusive Preview - Music by KeyKool

Pro skateboarder Chaz Ortiz is featured in a new commercial series for Gatorade. Below is a sneak peak at that video series with music by KeyKool of the Visionaries.

Could this beat be used for an upcoming project?

More videos with more KeyKool beats coming soon...

Kev Brown at U Street Music Hall - June 23, 2010

Kev Brown will be performing with Kaimbr tomorrow, June 23rd at the U Street Music Hall in DC. The two will be performing brand new tracks off their upcoming LP Alexander Green.

If you didn't know, Kaimbr's real name is Al Green, and thus, the idea came about to make an album using all Al Green samples. Add in Kev Brown creating those beats, and you have Alexander Green.

Also performing: Sean Born, DTMD and DJ's Quartermaine & Roddy Rod

Low Budget is in the building - check out the flyer!

Thursday, June 17, 2010

LMNO Interview - Grand Angel TV

In 2009, LMNO collaborated with French producer Yann Kesz to release Devilish Dandruff With Holy Shampoo. To celebrate the album, Up Above threw a release party at The Rhythm Lounge in Long Beach, CA.

At night's end, LMNO was interviewed for the album.

iTunes | UPABOVE.COM | Access Music

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

LMNO & Theory Hazit - Determined To Fly

LMNO's 5th LP of the year is out today. Please support and cop it on iTunes and/or Amazon. 10/10/2010 is coming soon. Be prepared for the "10 Pack"

Determined To Fly
iTunes | Amazon

LMNO continues his 2010 journey by releasing his fifth full-length album of the year. Collaborating with Cincinnati Producer/DJ/Emcee Theory Hazit, the two bring to you “Determined To Fly” – a concise 10-track album featuring guests Wildchild (Lootpack), Suzi Analogue, and LD on the cuts.

Friday, June 4, 2010

LMNO & Kev Brown "Ya Know" Music Video

LMNO & Kev Brown follow up their debut album with "Selective Hearing Part 2" out now in fine digital stores.

iTunes: http://bit.ly/cC0seR
Amazon: http://amzn.to/blvNV6

Entirely produced by Kev Brown.

Guest Appearances by Chali 2na, Declaime, Mr. Brady, Trek Life, Hassaan Mackey, Kenn Starr, Kaimbr and LD on all the cuts!

Download "Ya Know" FREE: http://bit.ly/cNuAcj

"Ya Know" is also available as a limited 12" (only 300pcs made) w/ tracks "The Ultimate" & "Guaranteed" feat. Chali 2na + instrumentals on the B-side. Only available at UPABOVE.COM, and a few select stores.

Order the limited 12" here: http://bit.ly/brIokW

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Sev Statik ft. LMNO - Let It Go (Theory Hazit Remix)

The new LMNO & Theory Hazit album "Determined To Fly" comes out this coming Tuesday, June 8th. In the meantime, the duo has already released a free remix by Theory Hazit of his previously released track It's So Sweet, and now, Theory Hazit has another remix, this time with Sev Statik and LMNO on the raps - Let It Go.

Download the Sev Statik ft. LMNO track, Let It Go (remixed by Theory Hazit) here:

Determined To Fly
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Isaiah Ikey Owens - Looking For Lauryn Hill In Lakewood

Isaiah "Ikey" Owens, one half of the Look Daggers (w/ 2Mex), keyboardist for The Mars Volta and leader of his band Free Moral Agents has quietly released his own solo debut.

Cop it and spread the word:

Selective Hearing T-Shirts

We have a few leftover T-Shirts from the LMNO & Kev Brown tour. Get them quick, limited size and quantities available.

LMNO & Kev Brown- Selective Hearing T-SHIRTS
UPABOVE.COM exclusive (click here)

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

LMNO & Theory Hazit - It's So Sweet (Free Download)

Download "It's So Sweet" by LMNO & Theory Hazit - an unreleased remix to get you pumped up for their new album available June 8th.

LMNO of the Visionaries continues his 2010 journey by releasing his fifth full-length album of the year OUT JUNE 8th. Collaborating with Cincinnati Producer/DJ/Emcee Theory Hazit, the two bring to you “Determined To Fly” – a concise 10-track album featuring guests Wildchild (Lootpack), Suzi Analogue, and LD on the cuts.

Below is a link to download an unreleased remix of Theory Hazit's "It's So Sweet" featuring LMNO (the original is on Theory Hazit's 2009 "Modern Marvels" LP). We are offering this as a promotional free download, so please GET THE WORD OUT!

Click the link below: