Atmosphere alongside label-mates Brother Ali, Evidence, Blueprint,and Grieves & Budo are touring Europe. They are posting videos of their travels. Above is a video of the Rhymesayers crew discussing their sold-out Paris Show. Bobby Silver and Blueprint make appearances. After the jump, about 23 people in Columbus, Ohio along with myself will be happy to look at Bobby Silver hanging out in Paris during his day off.
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I’ve been loving Spotify ever since I started to use it earlier this month. I know people seem to be into Rdio a little more but honestly I never tried it out and am too
busy lazy to check out the other service.
Playlists are a big thing on Spotify and I figured I’d share one that I’ve put together. My
Columbus Ohio playlist features music from as many Columbus bands that I could find (two albums max). The playlist includes Ron House, Royal Crescent Mob, Blueprint, Envelope, RJD2, The Black Swans, The Sun, Megan Palmer, Lydia Loveless, New Bomb Turks, Times New Viking, The Whiles, J Rawls, and many more.
If there are Columbus bands on Spotify that I missed, let me know in the comments and I’ll add them.
Ohio Film + Music Fest Oct. 6-9 in Columbus: Heartless Bastards, RJD2, New Bomb Turks, Blueprint, Cloud Nothings, more
The Ohio Film + Music Festival is a brand-new “curated, 4-day film and music event, exhibiting Ohio native directors, bands and musicians,” and the first round of confirmations alone is reason enough to get excited. So far the inaugural lineup looks like this:
New Bomb Turks
Main St. Gospel
R. Ring (feat. Kelley Deal)
The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant (Steven Bognar + Julia Reichert)
True Nature (Patrick Steele)
Stranger than Paradise (Jim Jarmusch)
4,192: The Crowning of the Hit King (Terry Lukemire)
45365 (Ross Bros)
Deadbeat At Dawn (Jim Van Bebber)
North Dixie Drive (Eric Mahoney)
Double-Stop (Roger + Gerald Sindell)
Outside In (Todd Volkmer)
While the excellent Cream of the Low Tide is on Bandcamp, most of the releases by Val Glenn aka Time & Temperature have been under the radar and hard to find (The Intimate VI EP, Trust Apples, a split with Jordan O’Jordan, etc.) unless you happen to know her personally or have friends in common. But recently she’s been putting a lot of her old stuff up on SoundCloud. So good.
T&T will be at Skully’s on July 29 with Blueprint and Nick Tolford & Company. Now that’s a lineup.
The song addresses somethings that have probably ran through the minds of anyone who has sat at Cafe Bourbon Street or Carabar. The deaths of Camu, Daymon and Przm, coke use, fights all get a mention in Blueprint’s new mission statement on “the Clouds”.
Kinda interesting to see somethings that is very real in Columbus being spoke about to a large crowd in Wisconsin.
Oh yeah, peep Bobby Silver from Brainbow playing with Blueprint and Rare Groove.
(Duffy takes a bow).
Columbus producer/emcee Blueprint and Rhymesayers Entertainment will be celebrating the release of his highly anticipated album, Adventures in Counter-Culture with an all-ages in-store performance, and signing at Magnolia Thunderpussy Records. This event will take place on the album’s release date Tuesday, April 5th from 7-10pm.
Adventures in Counter-Culture will be available for purchase on cd and vinyl. The 12 inch for Blueprint’s “So Alive” single which has been getting some MTV love will also be for sale.
Magnolia Thunderpussy is located at 1155 N. High Street. Mags phone number is 614-421-1512. This release event is free, and all-ages.
MP3: So Alive
This video for Blueprint’s new single premiered on MTV today. Remixes of “So Alive” by Budo, X:144 and Innerpartysystem available in the deluxe single on iTunes or limited edition red vinyl.
Adventures in Counter-Culture comes out April 5 on Rhymesayers. Pre-order at FifthElementOnline.com.
Atmosphere announced their Spring Tour on Rhymesayers.com a few moments ago.
Columbus, Ohio’s Blueprint will be on the tour along with DJ Abilities, Budo, Grieves, and Sab The Artist. Aesop Rock and DJ Wiz with play with “the Family Tour” in Berkley to help celebrate the release of the new Atmopshere album, The Family Sign.
Tour Kicks off here in Columbus on 4/20 dude. At the Newport. More dates after the jump.
If you live in Columbus, then you have to love this video. Filmed at the Carabar, this is very familiar scenario for most artistic townies.
If you don’t live in Columbus…I’m sure there is booze and floozeys in your city.
KEEP BOUNCING is off Blueprint’s new album Adventures in Counter-Culture, due April 5th on Rhymesayers Entertainment. Cameos by Latimore Plattz, Envelope, Zerostar, Ill Poetic, Bridget, this girl that worked at Bento, Donnie, Kate, random black dyke, Intricate Sunz, Ron from the Carabar, and myself.
“I came here to kick it. Not to hear your shitty band”