Hailing from Derry, Diatribe dropped this politically driven anarchistic track along with The Crimson Underground another Derry based collective. From the album Information Age this is Medisins an edgy track with punk influences attacking the controlling forces of the medical industry. The beat creates waves of attcking pulses that ebb and flow the lyrics of Diatribe creating a nice catchy fusion.
Bloodshed Records' artists dropped this tribute track You Know How I Shine for Dean Johnson (brother of Rew) featuring Terrie Gray on the hook. The track was produced by Dublin Devil and is an up-tempo track that uplifts, driven by the gritty vocals from Tall-Order and label mate Rew.
Cork's Trigger is back with Back To Basics ft Levinia, another track lifted from the upcoming EP Triggernometry, an epitaph to the departed Basic. As I've said before I rate this guy as one of the nations best at the moment, his flow is impeccable and his content is always on point. Another top track from the Cork emcee and keeping Basic's memory alive.
Linco's first single from his upcoming as yet untitled debut album Mind Over Matter was released recently and see's the Dublin native cut his way into the scene with strong influences from his mentor's at Working Class Records. The track was produced by Calzone Kelly who creates a paced track to open up for Linco's monotone flow.
Dublin's Rebel Phoenix just dropped his first single Poverty's Paradise off his upcoming debut album R.E.B.E.L. (Reaching Everyone By Exposing Lies). The beat on this track is on point, a haunting, soulful sampled intraverted beat that holds Rebel Phoenix's slow paced, heavy, body-shot message in the form of word.
This May 16th, Irish independant record label and promotions company Bloodshed Records Inc are bringing legendary HipHop group Onyx in what promises to be a stomper of a gig in Dublin's Voodoo Lounge.
Jambo's back with the 3rd release, The Habitat from his debut solo album Intervention. The track produced by JacKKnife J captures the concept perfectly with Jambo's harsh grounded lyrics and Willa Lee's soulful break on the hook, binding the smooth with the rough. Visuals from Tara Morgan (TazMoMedia) adding to the feel of this track and rounding it off in completion.
Kilkenny based Zisto and Shak recently dropped the video to their track Kush form their upcoming mixtape Craic Appeal. Both who are originally from South Africa, have been busy working on honing their craft and are now ready to drop their high energy style on the nation. These guys really sound well together, complimenting each others' style as they vibe from verse to verse creating a running energy throughout the track.
Bloodshed Records Inc today officialy release the single in memory of Dean Johnson who was murdered in a case of mistaken identity last August. Dean's brother Andrew is a co-owner of Bloodshed Records Inc and so it was only fitting to put out a track in his brother's memory.
Clondalkin native Tall-Order released his much anticipated debut album The Tree Of Life And Death in December and to great acclaim, reaching the number 1 spot on the iTunes HipHop charts knocking Eminem's, The Marshall Mathers EP II off the top spot.