Get an inside tour of the DJ’s studio as he lays down his next cut, thanks to ORGNL.TV. www.ORGNL.TV is a one-of-a-kind project in search of the most original artists all across the globe. The ORGNL.TV competition will allow anyone with a passion or talent in the areas of Music, Art and Fashion to create [cont.]
RJD2 never seems to be satisfied. With each consecutive album, we’ve seen him reinvent himself; never anything terribly drastic, but each record building upon the foundation laid by it’s predecessor. With his latest project, Icebird, RJ teams with vocalist Aaron Livingston – perhaps the missing link in his quest to find the perfect singer to [cont.]
In case you haven’t heard, RJD2 and vocalist Aaron Livingston have teamed up to form Icebird. Their new LP, The Abandoned Lullaby, is available now. They are offering fans a chance to remix their track “Charmed Life”. Winners will receive a Maschine Mikro 8 and Komplete 8 from Native Instruments, as well as a Soundcloud [cont.]
Whoa, check out RJ getting his drum and strum on…Directed + Edited by Ivan Ives.
LISTEN: Icebird (RJD2 + Aaron Livingston) – “Going and Going. And Going” Rjd2 and Aaron Livingston have formed the duo Icebird, and together, the prolific producer and talented singer are excited to announce their debut album, The Abandoned Lullaby, which will be released October 11th on rjd2′s own label, RJ’s Electrical Connections. For rjd2, Icebird [cont.]
RJD2: Live at The Rave (Trailer) from The Belmont Sessions on Vimeo. “RJD2: Live At The Rave” offers an intimate perspective into this influential producer’s 2010 performance at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Featuring fourteen songs that span over RJ’s entire discography. Directed by Aunnoy Badruzzaman and produced by The Belmont Sessions. Available now.
The official music video for “The Water Wheel” from RJD2′s The Insane Warrior album, We Are The Doorways – available now at http://rjd2.bandcamp.com. Directed by Kyle Thrash.
Man Bites Dog Records is proud to present the “Mega Mega” video from Copywrite’s “The Life and Times of Peter Nelson” album. This song is produced by Surock. Song features MHz (Copywrite, Camu Tao, Tage, Jakki and Cuts by RJD2) Video directed by Seanie G.
To kick off 2011, RJD2 released two new projects via his RJ’s Electrical Connections imprint. The first is the “Glow Remixes EP”, which he is offering for FREE for the next few days via Bandcamp. The EP includes new mixes of the track from Flosstradamus, Paolo, and Candy Panther. The second project is from an [cont.]
New music from longtime HHS homegirl, Jean Grae? Beat by RJD2? We’re listening. Taken from Talib Kweli’s Year of The Blacksmith Community mixtape. LISTEN: Jean Grae – “The Bridge” (prod. RJD2) Jean Grae – “The Bridge” (prod. RJD2)
Copywrite’s “Tic Toc” from the Life and Times of Peter Nelson album on Man Bites Dog Records. Song Produced by RJD2. Video Directed by RML. Album on Itunes now and in stores everywhere on 11/30/2010.
Here’s something Aceyalone and RJD2 did for EA’s The Sims 3 soundtrack. Dun Fact: Back when Acey and RJ were recording their first LP together, the name of the group was going to be ACD2, but RJ did not want to use the name because of his dislike of the “mash-up” fad. Check it out [cont.]
Eminem – Relapse – Em’s latest LP dropped yesterday, with Itunes being the only ones to step up with any kind of bonus content. The Itunes Deluxe Edition comes with two pretty enticing bonus tracks – “Session One” features Em next to his almost Shady Slaughterhouse crew, while the “Ridaz” features Dr. Dre production. These [cont.]
Following on the success of The Colossus, producer/DJ/instrumentalist extraordinaire RJD2 returns with Inversions of the Colossus, a companion piece of its own unique nature. The “instrumental” album is a time-honored tradition in hip-hop that RJD2 has taken advantage of whenever possible (without an instrumental version of “Magnificent City”, there would be no MAD MEN theme!) [cont.]
RJD2 chimes in to explain his June 22nd Inversions Of The Colossus LP that we told you about here last week. hey hey hey folks, so i got a few questions on twitter today along the lines of “what’s this INVERSIONS record all about?”, so let me give you the official briefing on the NEXT [cont.]
RJD2 will return with Inversions Of The Colossus, which will include instrumental and alternate versions of tracks from his recent LP, The Colossus. Preorders are happening now at Itunes. TRACKLIST: 1. The Perfect Occasion 2. Games You Can Win (Instrumental) 3. Liquid Luck 4. The Glow (Instrumental) 5. In 3′s 6. The Shining Path (Instrumental) [cont.]
RJD2 Says: hey folks, i wanted to let you know about a remix i did for Balkan Beat Box recently. got a chance to switch it up and do a dancehall-y type of thing. here’s the link: Balkan Beat Box – “War Again (RJD2 Remix)” (MP3)
Yeah, the above math problem checks out, as each Pete Rock, RJD2, and Maseo of De La Soul will collaborate on indie rock outfit Yo La Tengo’s Here to Fall Remixes, which drops on June 8th on Matador Records. The trio will remix the track “Popular Songs”. We hear Pete’s rhyming on this one – [cont.]
Although MHz had split up, with everyone going their separate ways, Copywrite addresses the loss of longtime friend Camu Tao, over a somber track produced by RJD2. Bout time for this… Copywrite + RJD2 – “Forever & A Day” (MP3)
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