FFF8 In Pictures – Friday Edition

The WalkmenDid you not go to Fun Fun Fun Fest? Wish to be tortured by a ton of images from Auditorium Shores? Did you go and want to try to find yourself in a crowd shot? Your ears still ringing from Snoop?

Are you are fan of twerking? Do you like Aussie Electro Pop? Is Hamilton dead sexy? Or is Little Boots more your speed? Big Freedia? Not judging…

Time to waste the rest of your day with the big gallery from Friday! Raise your pimp cup and click through to have your eyes treated to my festival.

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Catching Up With RJD2

You know, we leave a lot to be desired when it comes to covering indie hip-hop. This post proves we acknowledge you might want to nod yo head.

RJD2 has put out some pretty sweet records to kill time to and the latest album will be out soon, October 8th if you must know. The album is called More Is Than Isn’t and you can stream all of it over at Potholes In My Blog. This track features a collaboration with Phonte Coleman. It is a slick jam.

RJD2 will be at FFF8.

New Music From RJD2

The hottest man in the realm of white boy hip-hop music RJD2 has been a busy guy over the least year or so.  Last year he dropped new album Colossus our way and now just released new joint Inversions of the Colossus last week.  Not entirely new, his latest release features 7 instrumental versions of songs from his last album along with 7 new jams he’s been working on.  Opening track to his latest “The Perfect Occasion” can be found below.  It’s perfect for getting you amped up before going out this weekend.

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Download: RJD2 – The Perfect Occasion [MP3]

RJD2 @ Emo’s (2/13)


Date 2/13/10
Location Emos
Doors 9pm
Tickets $16 from Ticketweb

One of the best kept secrets of hip-hop, RJD2, is making his way back to Austin on Saturday night.  The groundbreaking DJ/artist is bringing with him Kenan Bell & Happy Chichester to open things up.  If you think this is just a guy with a turntable, you’d be wrong wrong wrong.  Latest single “Games You Can Win” is found below.

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Download: RJD2 – Games You Can Win [MP3]