Archive for January, 2014

Fall In Love: 6th Annual Beat*Shot Spins for J Dilla

February has rolled around and this year, Beat*Shot Music and Sub-Bombin present this years 6th Annual Beat*Shot Spins for J Dilla. This year’s event is being held at The Hollow Bar in Albany and will celebrate the life and body of work of one of the most prolific and well-known Hip Hop producers of all time.

Performances this year will include J-Live, Oddisee, Boog Brown, The Beat*Shot All-Stars and of course our Midas & Rawhead with their live beat set. The show is 21+ and kicks off at 8pm and will feature Dilla inspired food items from the kitchen as well. Cost for the event is $10 and the profits go toward the J Dilla Foundation which supports Lupus research and inner city music programs for children.

Oz Alone Album Release for “Alcoholics Synonymous”

Thursday, January 30, Oz Alone’s release party for his new album, “Alcoholics Synonymous” happens at Putnam Den in Saratoga. Performing at the release are our very own Devin B and Sime Gezus, along with Oz, Gusto and Derezzed. Midas will be on the one’s and two’s all with the emcees and in between sets laying down freshness. Show is $5 for 21 and over, and $10 for 21 under. The Putnam Den is located at 63A Putnam Street, in downtown Saratoga Springs.

“Funk & Soul Thursday” with Midas at Downtown City Tavern

This Thursday, January 16, Midas will be laying down funk and soul favorites at Downtown City Tavern in downtown Glens Falls. The set comes along the heels of his usual Thursday night residency at DTCT where he spins Hip-Hop classics, rarities, instrumentals and funk. The set starts at 10pm, and goes into the night until 1am. Make sure to come grab some excellent food, drink and funky tunes. Stay superfly folks.