More Local Music News Than Dry Creeks In Texas
It's time for another fabulous installment of Magnolia City Mixtape. We took last week off, as we were still recovering from the whirlwind of Free Press Summer Fest. Call us lazy if you will, but this week we've got a double dose of local music news to make up for it. If you're into rap videos, this one's a doozy.
Jerks still abound in this town, unfortunately, and now Tyagaraja is missing some precious notebooks (right) that were stolen at Summer Fest. Keep an eye out for them, please. Tyagaraja also uploaded some old Million Year Dance tracks to Soundcloud recently.
Here's a nice long clip of Bun B performing at Summer Fest. More notably, though, a new Pimp C track featuring Bun and Big Krit has surfaced, and news is that there will be a new Pimp C album, titled Still Pimpin, out this summer.
Bun B also shows up on a Masspike Mike track titled "Devoted."
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Sexy and mysterious duo Phootlong is back with a new tune, "Yo Momma Be Schemin'" - this one's a parody that ought to be pretty easy to place.
Dave Wrangler's got a spacey remix of Fat Tony's track, "Home."
Fat Tony's also got a new track with Doughbeezy, "In For The Kill."
Punks Muhammid Ali have a simple but effective new music video for their track, "Drugs."
There's a new Trae Tha Truth music video, this one for his track "Kiss My Ass," which features Jadakiss and Ransom.
World Star Hip-Hop has a new Boss Hogg Outlawz video for the song "Concrete."
We told you there are a lot of rap videos this week - here's yet another, "See Me On My Hustle" from Hollywood FLOSS.
The 71's announced the release show for their upcoming album, Rock N' Roll Reaction Vol. 2, on July 9th. Purchasing tickets in advance will also earn you an advanced digital download of the record on July 1st.
Deep Cuts returns with another new song, "Still Believe."
One of the tracks from Propain's upcoming Dangerous Minds leaked this week. Give "I'm On" a listen.
Before There Was Rosalyn added a demo of "A Discord Between Telephone Wires" to their Facebook page.
Local label Mia Kat Empire - who seems to be revving back up after a bit of a hiatus - has joined Twitter. We stumbled across some other recent additions as well - new group WellWell, The Distracted, venue Stereo Live, and studio Tight Sound.
Here's another clip from Summer Fest for everyone - this one of B L A C K I E's manic Main stage set.
Saviour Group is now Guwange.
Crimewave released a new EP at The Mink this week. Physical copies are on green vinyl, and there are five additional variant covers, limited to 20 copies each.
Emo trio Football, Etc. is headed out on tour, but was almost sidelined when bassist Mercy suffered a broken arm in a bicycle accident. Here's hoping they turn her x-rays into a t-shirt as one commenter suggested.
Inner Lights revealed a track from their forthcoming LP, "Soundless Sound."
Dirty Dog D (of rap duo Dirty 'N' Nasty) has a music video for his track, "Undefeated." Yup, more rap videos.
Mayalino dropped a new song, "Ready For War, Part 2."
More Summer Fest footage for you - this time it's Tax The Wolf performing "Vlad The Impaler" on the Night Owls stage.
HasHBrown revealed a new song as well, "Collector's Edition" - which features John Dew and The Boy Illinois.
We'll leave everyone with one more video (we like giving you something to watch on the weekend, after all) - Square And Compass performing their song "Detente" at Notsuoh last week.
Remember, send your local music news to marc [dot] brubaker [at] gmail [dot] com.
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