We searched high and low, scanning Billboard Top 100, Shazam’s download of the week, iTunes Top 10, and even World Star Hip Hop’s most recent post. We listened to terrestrial radio, and the homeless guy outside our office play air guitar.
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Laura Taylor of Brazilian outfit Bonde Do Rolê has a bracelet that says “eat, shit fuck.” It reminds her not to take things too seriously, which is the ethos of this party-making, no-fucks-given band.
Philly DJ and production guru Diplo has reportedly taken his services to ATL's 3 Little Digs Headquarters to get busy with now notorious MC 2 Chainz.
The omnipresent Diplo and Philly's own System D-128 dropped a Halloween mix for Diplo's weekly BBC Radio 1Xtra program "Diplo and Friends". From Destiny's Child to Three 6 Mafia, these selections are sure to put some rhythm in those freshly dug up bones.
One of the brightest stars to come from the blocks of Philly's abandoned lots is DJ/producer ingenue Diplo, whose Hollertronix party in the early '00s sparked a sound so influential, he says it's not even so exciting anymore.
Over Labor Day weekend, most people would be relaxing at home with friends and family, perhaps a BBQ by the water, or just taking in the long weekend. That was not the case this year at New York’s Randall’s Island, where Frank151 got to be apart of the three day sold-out festival which included a crippling 85,000 attendees.
Electric Zoo went down in a big way over Labor Day weekend on Randall’s Island in New York City. Complete with an all-star lineup, four stages, perfect weather, and two days of sold-out 25,000+ person crowds, the festival was nothing less than epic.
One of our Canadian FDL team members caught Diplo up in Toronto this past week, and nabbed him up for a shot. There are lots of goodies on Diplo's Mad Decent site.