Sunday, April 28, 2013

DROJO - "Narco Wave" EP + "The Order" Music Video

DROJO is back with his latest EP "Narco Wave" and a new video as well.  Expect the usual hard hitting beats and cartel hustling lyrics Drojo and his team are known for. This one's for the streets.


Wednesday, April 24, 2013

(Free Download!) "District XXIII" [Crystal Seth]

Crystal Seth, of Pittsburgh, offers his sophomore effort "District XXIII" after laying low for a year to work on his ability as a artist and a lyricist. District XXIII features a laid back, wavy, liberating vibe that makes Seth unique amongst a city full of talented emcees. District XXIII is not a destination, it's your state of mind upon arrival. Follow Seth on Twitter: @Crystal_Seth Welcome to the District. Features include: Chevy Woods, Action Bronson, Bubba Sparxxx and Beedie.

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Crystal Seth - "Flying Is Living" [Single + Album Artwork]

Crystal Seth is gearing up to release his upcoming project "District XXIII" and his been dropping gems since Thursday to get us ready.  So far he has given us the front and back cover along with the 3rd single "Flying Is Living" prod. by KillaKake; tomorrow he will release a music video featuring a very special member of the Pittsburgh Hip-hop scene.  You can get "District XXIII" in its entirety Thursday.

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Timebomb Annual 4/20 Sale!

Join us this Saturday for our Annual 4/20 sale!  We'll have new drops from The Hundreds X Grateful Dead Collab, Home Grown Outfitters, Streetheart, Huf, and Timebomb along with 20% off all spring gear!  DJ Bamboo, Rob Chilldren, Nuke Knocka and Blacklisted will also be on the 1's and 2's all day playing your favorite stoner songs.  A free Treej X HGO tee will be given for free with purchases over $50 (While supplies last) so be sure to get dahn the store early.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Mr. Owl Presents: BROKEBEAT3

BROKEBEAT: Future Flavors & Electronic Hip-Hop
with an Open Mic Cipher for Skilled Wordsmiths


Friday 4/19 @ Cattivo - $5 cover / 9pm - 2am / 21+

Performances by:

B. DURAZZO (oakland, ca)
Dual MPC master who must be seen to be believed - the real deal

JO3WII PIFF (rochester, ny) [Openjar]
SP-404 surgeon behind the freshest sounds upstate

Hometown mic slayer proves his MPC chops are equally sharp

IVIES (pgh)
Up-and-coming producer on 16 pads with that future-boombap sound

MR. OWL (pgh) [DominantForce]
Funky space-hop meets experimental bass music

Master of Ceremonies and Open-mic curator, if you come then come correct!

DJ SPAED (pgh) [DominantForce]
Veteran turntablist and party rocker with the original flavors

(New Music) "Thrill Of It" [Shad Black]

Shad Black has been very consistent with the singles off his upcoming project Sneakers N Loudpacks. This week's leak is a different look for Shad. "Thrill Of It" features a sample from pop legends Empire Of The Sun and Shad shines over the playful Kountdown Beats production. Be sure to download Sneakers N Loudpacks on May 8th and follow Shad on Twitter @ShadBlack.


(New Music) "Round Of Applause" [B. White]

Everything The 58's have dropped from B's upcoming project "The Anomaly" has been hard as nails and Round Of Applause is no different.  This new track features B and Mayo over a smooth yet banging beat produced by Sky Tendencies.  Free DOWNLOAD!

Monday, April 15, 2013

(New Music) "Streets Like" [Palermo Stone ft. Ads Antalik & A.F. Rome]

Palermo Stone links up with label-mates Ads Antalik and A.F. Rome for "Streets Like (Wahhh)", over some in-your-face production from 93P of Drumgang. The trio are not short of confidence as they encourage everyone to take what's theirs. The free track comes as a special treat in the middle of R.A.R.E. Nation's campaign to #GetPalermoToRoo. For every 10 spots he climbs in the charts, R.A.R.E. Nation will release something new. To see Palermo Stone and his live band rock Bonnaroo this year, you can vote for him once per day here:


Thursday, April 11, 2013

(New Music) "Supa Thick" [Shad Black]

On May 8th Shad Black will release his much anticipated Sneakers N Loudpacks. For the latest leak off the project Shad takes it to the strip club with "Supa Thick", an ode to all the stippers out there getting money. Shad sounds right at home over the mellow yet hype production from Yung Exclusive. Be on the lookout for more new videos and singles from Shad and be sure to follow him on Twitter @ShadBlack.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

(New Music) "Without You" [Matt Bakos]

MB's new mixtape has been pushed backed a few times to ensure the best quality possible.  Today Bakos drops "Without You" to thank his fans for patiently waiting.

(Mixtape) "Hard, Medium, $oft Or $lu$$$hy" [Pyrex Pre$$]

Pyrex Pre$$ and his Moola Gang crew have been a force to be reckoned with in the Southwest, PA scene for a while now. Hard, Medium, $oft Or $lu$$hy is the rappers ultimate project.

Pyrex put his all into the project really letting the people know his tale and struggle hustlin in the streets of Southwest, PA.

The project features the Moola Gang crew Luke-O, Kilz and Louie Lee contributing verses, hooks and incredible production. Kilz, Luke-O and Louie Lee create a creative and exciting environment for the Pre$$ to tell his street takes.

Follow Pyrex Pre$$ on Twitter @PyrexPress and for all things Moola Gang visit


Tuesday, April 9, 2013

(New Music) "Never Change" [B. White ft. GAV & Mayo]

#MonValleyMonday gave us a dope new track from B. White's upcoming album featuring Mayo, GAV and produced by Big Jerm.  B.White's new album "The Anomaly" drops 4/28/13.

Monday, April 8, 2013

(Music Video) "Home" [Beedie prod. by Statik Selektah]

Today Beedie along with Matt Mehan bless us with the final installment of videos from Beedie's latest project "Above The Weather".  "Home" is easily one of the most cinematic videos we've seen this year; an amazing video to go along with my favorite track off of the project.  If you haven't heard all of "Above The Weather" yet it's time to change that.  Check the download link below.

Saturday, April 6, 2013

(New Music) "Yellow Brick Road" [Pyrex Pre$$]

This upcoming Tuesday, April 9th, Pyrex Pre$ will release Hard, Medium, $oft Or $lu$$hy. "Yellow Brick Road" is the final leak before the release. The track features Moola Gang's secret weapon, producer/rapper Kilz. The melodic yet eerie Kilz hook along with Pre$ paranoid lyrics all over another Kilz banger makes for quite a record. Be sure to download HM$ on Tuesday and follow Pyrex Pre$ and Kilz on Twitter @PyrexPress @KrakKilz. And be sure to visit the official Moola Gang website

Ghostface Killah's "Twelve Reasons To Die" Tour!

Timebomb & Opus One present Ghostface Killah live at Mr. Smalls!  Pittsburgh has officially been added to Ghosts "Twelve Reasons to Die" Tour.  Tickets available at Timebomb, Mr. Smalls Theatre and online HERE!

Joey Bada$$ X Statik Selektah Pittsburgh Afterparty!

If you didn't know the Beastcoastal tour, consisting of Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew, The Underachievers, The Flatbush Zombies and Pittsburgh's own The Come Up, is coming to Pittsburgh April 16th.  The show will be held at Altar bar and you can preorder tickets HERE.

After show come down to AVA Lounge for the official Beastcoastal After Party!  Timebomb X Showoff Records X Duckdown Records will be in the house along with DJ Shef, DJ Bamboo, Statik and other special guest.  We look forward to seeing you there!

iStandard Pittsburgh Edition 5/1/13-5/2/13

iStandard Producer Showcase - May 2013 PGH Edition

The Road to Beast of the Beats VII” is back in “The Burgh”, as the world famous iStandard Producer Showcase - Powered by Monster Energy, returns to Club Diesel on Wednesday, May 1st and Thursday, May 2nd.

20 of the area’s finest producers will showcase their tracks in front of a panel of career changers and mentors. Winner with the highest score over the course of 2 nights will receive a prize package consisting of Native InstrumentsMASCHINE, IK Multimedia iOS Products - iRig Microphone, AmpliTube iRig, iKlip, iRig MIDI, iRig MIX, plus their renowned plug-in T-Racks 3 Deluxe, iZotope’s The T-Pain Effect, a Lifetime Subscription to, promotional gear from Monster Energy, and more…

Second place also gets the Native Instruments MASCHINE MIKRO!

So far judges include Streetrunner (Multi Platinum / Grammy Award Winning Producer for Lil Wayne, Nikki Minaj, Big Sean, and more), Focus (Multi Platinum Grammy Award Winning Producer for Dr. Dre, Beyonce, 50 Cent, & more), & Steve Griff (Producer for Snoop Dogg, Too $hort, and more), with more to be announced…

PRODUCERS THAT WISH TO SUBMIT FOR THIS EVENT GO TO, SELECT “Pittsburgh, PA” and submit the 2 best tracks on your profile OR upload 2 new tracks

To Buy a 2-Night Advance Pass and Save $10, Click HERE
(You will be added to the Guest List)

Be sure to stay up to date here at, on Twitter @iStandard, and on Facebook.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

(New Music) "That's What I'm Into" [Shad Black]

Shad Black will soon release his much awaited Sneakers N Loudpacks May 8th. For the next leak off the project Shad linked up with production team the Speaker Knockerz for "This Is What I Do". On the hyped up track Shad lets the people know what a boss is into. Follow Shad on Twitter @ShadBlack.

Monday, April 1, 2013

(New Music) "I Need" [Shad Black ft. Slick Pulla & Wink Loc]

Pittsburgh's own Shad Black is gearing up for the release of his highly anticipated mixtape Sneakers n Loudpacks. In the meantime Shad decided to let loose the "I Need" featuring CTE's own Slick Pulla and Wink Loc. The Huey Baker produced banger will not be featured on Sneakers n Loudpacks, just a gift to the fans to tide them over until the release of the project. Be on the lookout for more new singles and videos coming soon and be sure to follow Shad Black on Twitter @ShadBlack.

(Music Video) "Cold Pimpin'" [Pyrex Pre$$]

On April 9th Pyrex Pre$ will release his long awaited project Hard, Medium, $oft Or $lu$$hy. For the second video off of the project Pre$ drops "Cold Pimpin". The gritty Rex Arrow Films directed video finds Pre$ right at home over some smooth, melodic production from Moola Gang in-house producer Kilz. Be sure to follow Pre$ on Twitter @PyrexPress and check out the Moola Gang website

(Music Video) "This Town" [Crystal Seth]

It's been a while since we've heard/ seen some newness from out friend Crystal Seth but today he blesses us with a visual for a release from his upcoming project "District XXIII".  "This Town" was produced by Falside and directed by Edge Media.  #DistrictXXIII coming on the 23rd of this month.

(Music Video) "Baby We On" [FTR Drama]

While the FTR collective as been readying FTR Pt. 2 Hosted By DJ Victoriouz FTR Drama has been hard as work on his next mixtape entitled Famous. "Baby We On", the first single off the project, finds Drama right at home over this smooth Stevie B production. The video was filmed in LA and Miami and features appearances from Chief Keef, Fat Trel and T. Mills. Be on the lookout for Famous dropping late Spring. Follow Drama on Twitter @FTRDRAMA.