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Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire has announced that he will release a new mixtape, Kismet, release date TBA.
He took some time off following his mother’s cervical cancer diagnosis and now he’s back with a video for the track ‘Nightfall At The Thames’ as well as offering a free stream/download of the track ‘Noble Drew Ali’ in addition to the forthcoming mixtape.
Check out the MP3 and video below;
He also has a gig scheduled for this weekend, see below for deets;
05/11 New York, NY – Tammany Hall (Downtown Music Festival) w/ Ratking & Black Dave
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LA-based DJ Kingdom (aka Ezra Rubin) has shared the second single from his forthcoming EP Vertical XL, out on May 28 via Rubin’s own Fade To Mind imprint.
He also shared the single ‘Bank Head’ featuring Kelela, give it a listen below;
This marks Rubin’s fifth release since he relocated from New York to LA in 2006. He co-founded Fade To Mind with close friends and collaborators Nguzunguzu, Total Freedom, and Prince William. The seven track EP covers everything from rural areas to urban clubs and is influenced by grime, jungle, and R&B.
Kingdom is slated to play at Tammany Hall in New York on May 10 and 11 as part of the Downtown Music Festival. He’ll be joined by Kelela and Kilo Kish.
Album artwork and track listing for Vertical XL are below;