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You knew it was coming eventually, and now it’s here. DJ AudiTory gives Yeezy’s Yeezus the Chopped & Screwed treatment. So yes, you can now listen to this year’s most polarizing and talked about album in slow mo. Drive slow, homie.
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Illi jumps on Xspo’s new single entitled, “Time.” This is the first look off X’s forthcoming Hyper mixtape. Trust that you’re gonna wanna make time for this one.
You know FSD likes to take care of its loyal readers, so today we’re going to be giving two lucky winners a pair of three day passes for the Pitchfork Music Festival, taking place at Union Park July 19-21. That’s a solid deal, no? This is the second time we’ve run this promotion, so if you missed it the first go ’round, you now have another chance to win.
The full lineup was recently announced, with Chicago’s own Tree and R. Kelly both landing on the bill. Other hip-hop acts scheduled to perform are Killer Mike & El-P and Lil B.
So how do you win? Well, hit the jump for details on how these 3 day passes can be all yours.
Save Money sensation, Caleb James, a.k.a. the one they call Arrah, steps out on his own for his first major solo show, July 19th at Reggie’s Rock Club in Chicago. The budding star, who has been back and forth between Chicago and Los Angeles as of late, will be performing new joints from his forthcoming project, The Jones.
Caleb will be joined by his Save Money brethren as well as other special unannounced guests. There’s a ton of surprises involved with this show, so I urge you to grab tickets ASAP. And yes, this is an official Fake Shore Drive production. We don’t disappoint with our events, so coming out is a must.
When: Friday, July 19th
Where: Reggie’s Rock Club – 2109 South State Street
Price: $5 now. $10 at door.
Grab tickets right here, right now.
One thing you can always count on Skooda for, is coming up with crazy song titles. “OswaldBiggieSmalls.” I think I know what that means, but man, I’m really not sure that I do. One can assume, though.
Skooda’s Vulture Kulture project is due out sometime this summer. Stop playing and drop it Skooda.
Pinqy Ring took a long hiatus from music in order to graduate college and give back to her community as a teacher. At a new period in her life, she’s decided to put the teacher hat down and place the rapper fitted back on her head. Herstory is Ms. Ring’s sophmore project, a nine track EP that shows her versatility and passion as an emcee. With production from Serious Beats, Slot-A, Force One Seven, Gabriel and Kut, Herstory was mixed by Papi Beatz at LPeezy Studios.
Features include Bo Deal, DJ NonStop, Gabriel and Justin Ghofrani, and co-writing from B96 morning show producer Gabriel Ramírez. Hit the jump to DL.
Ever wanted a custom pair of sneakers? Well, Villa and Converse are partnering together to make this happen this weekend. At the Villa location on 1555 W. Division Street, three artists will be on hand to help you design and customize your own pair of Cons. Sounds dope right?
The event goes down Friday, June 21st from 10am to 7pm, and Saturday, June 22nd, from 10am to 7pm. Head over to Villa’s site for more details.
Courtesy of Spot News
Yesterday, Chief Keef was released from the Grand Crossing police station on 70th and Cottage Grove to find a slew of news stations and reporters awaiting comment from the young rapper. Keef, accompanied by his manager Dro and his Grandmother, maneuver the crowd and make a quick exit. See how it all went down above.
Two thirds of M.I.C. link to turn it up a few notches with this new one they’re calling “TTU.” If you don’t know what that stands for, then you probably shouldn’t be listening to the song. Turn down for what?
Vic’s solo single, “Orange Soda,” is easily one of my favorite songs of the year, and quite possibly my favorite Vic Mensa song ever. I know you’ve heard me say it before, but sometimes you just have to reinforce these things.
Well, so far we’ve gotten a tagged version of the record, and a video. But no CDQ mp3. But you already know FSD has you covered, and today we bring to you the version you’ll want to download for posterity purposes. Thank us later.