Tag Archives: Griz

GRiZ Shares Radio Appearance & Tour Dates

Detroit’s GRiZ dropped by KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic prior to his appearance at LA’s HARD Festival and unveiled a new track ‘A Fine Way to Die’.

He also announced the dates of his upcoming tour;

8/6 – Salmo River Ranch – Nelson, British Columbia
8/9 – Shambhala Music Festival – Salmo, British Columbia
8/17 – MEME @ The Cube – Winnipeg, Manitoba
8/22 – Mad Decent Block Party – Denver, CO
8/23 – Mad Decent Block Party – Nashville, TN
8/30 – Electric Zoo – New York, NY
8/31 – North Coast – Chicago, IL
9/19-21 – Great North – Norridgewock, ME
9/20 – Mad Decent Block Party – Eugene, OR
9/26 – Tomorrow World – Atlanta, GA
10/31-11/2 – Voodoo Fest – New Orleans, LA
11/1 – Freaknight – Seattle, WA
** special performance as Grizmatik
11/8 – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, CA

Stream or Download GRiZ’s Remix of Lettuce’s ‘Slippin’ Into Darkness’, featuring Jessica Griffiths, For Free

GRiZ, aka Grant Kwiecinski, has shared a free stream/download of his remix of Lettuce‘s ‘Slippin’ Into Darkness’, featuring vocals from Jessica Griffiths.

He adds a crunchy, jacking beat and his trademark groovy saxophone to the songs slick grooves.

4/3/14 @  Marquette, MI | Northern Michigan University
4/4/14 @ Fargo, ND | The Venue
4/8/14 @ Lincoln, NE | Bourbon Theatre
4/9/14 @ Iowa City, IA | Blue Moose
4/10/14 @ Milwaukee, WI | Eagles Ballroom
4/11/14 @ Grand Rapids, MI | Intersection
4/12/14 @ Athens, OH | #Fest *
4/15/14 @ Pittsburgh, PA | Rex Theatre
4/16/14 @ Charlottesville, VA | Jefferson Theatre
4/17/14 @ Charlotte, NC | Chop Shop
4/18/14 @ Charleston, SC | Music Farm
4/19/14 @ Orlando, FL | Firestone Live
4/20/14 @ Miami, FL | Grand Central
4/23/14 @ Tampa, FL | The Ritz Ybor
4/24/14 @ Jacksonville, FL | Freebird
4/25/14 @ Pensacola, FL | Vinyl Music Hall
4/26/14 @ Counterpoint Music Festival | Kingston, GA *
4/29/14 @ Fayetteville, AR | George’s Majestic
4/30/14 @ Columbia, MO | Blue Note
5/1/14 @ Tulsa, OK | Cain’s Ballroom
5/2/14 @ Dallas, TX | JMBLYA *
5/3/14@ New Braunfels, TX | JMBLYA *
*Dates w/ Michal Menert & Late Night Radio

Videos For a Lazy Sunday: GRiZ’s ‘Hard Times’

Detroit producer GRiZ is releasing his sophomore album Rebel Era on October 22. A classically-trained saxophonist, he incorporates the instrument into his production.

He unveiled the video for ‘Hard Times’ as well as offering a free stream of the track.

The album will be available for free on GRiZ’s website on October 22.

 


Mad Decent Unveils 2013 Block Party Line-ups

Mad Decent has unveiled the line-up and dates for the 2013 Block Party.

It kicks off on July 19 in Calgary and wraps up on September 15 in San Diego. Major Lazer, Flosstradamus, Dillon Francis and RIFF RAFF are just a few of the names slated to play.

Fan club tickets go on sale tomorrow, May 1 and come with a free 30 day premium Mad Decent membership to the label’s subscription service. General and VIP tickets will go on sale on May 3 and 4. Tickets will be available here and here.

Check out the trailer for the event and complete listings below;

7/19: Calgary, TBA

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

Big Gigantic

Paul Devro

Smalltown DJs

7/20: Las Vegas, Encore Beach Club

Diplo

Zeds Dead

Dillon Francis

ETC! ETC!

Torro Torro

Paul Devro

MORE TBA

7/26: Toronto, Fort York

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

RiFF RAFF

Grandtheft

Thugli

MORE TBA

7/27: Philadelphia, The Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

RiFF RAFF

Nadastrom

DJ Sega

Dirty South Joe

Swizzymack

Jahan Lennon

8/2: Washington DC, Merriweather Post Pavilion

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

SBTRKT DJ Set

Skream

RiFF RAFF

Lunice

Griz

MORE TBA

8/3: Ft. Lauderdale, Revolotion Outdoors

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Flosstradamus

Big Gigantic

RiFF RAFF

MORE TBA

8/9: Atlanta, Masquerade Music Park

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

RL Grime

RiFF RAFF

HeRobust

Sasha Go Hard

MORE TBA

8/10: Brooklyn, Williamsburg Park

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

Rockie Fresh

Keys N Krates

Destructo

DJ Sliink

MORE TBA

8/31: Dallas, Club Zouk Outdoors

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Flosstradamus

Griz

Nadastrom

MORE TBA

9/6: Detroit, Elektricity Festival Grounds

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Samo Sound Boy

MORE TBA

9/7: New Braunfels, Whitewater Music Amphitheater

Major Lazer

Big Gigantic

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Flosstradamus

MORE TBA

9/14: Los Angeles, TBA

Major Lazer

Matt & Kim

Big Gigantic

RiFF RAFF

Samo Sound Boy

Sasha Go Hard

MORE TBA

 

9/15: San Diego, Petco Park Lot

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Jack U

Big Gigantic

Samo Sound Boy

Sasha Go Hard

Smalltown DJs

MORE TBA


Kill Paris Heads To A New Earth On EP

LA DJ/producer Kill Paris, aka Corey Baker, has announced that he will release his new EP To A New Earth on OWSLA on February 26.

Not one to confine himself to one genre, the nine track effort finds Baker exploring genres from nu-disco to dubstep. It also features remixes from GramatikGrizK TheoryCandyland, and Robert Delong. The Griz remix of ‘Slap Me’ is available for free stream/download here.

See below for the tracklisting;

1. Slap Me

2. To A New Earth

3. Catch You

4. Slap Me (Griz Remix)

5. Slap Me (K Theory Remix)

6. Slap Me (Candyland Remix)

7. Catch You (Robert DeLong Remix)

8. Catch You (K Theory Remix)

9. To A New Earth (Gramatik Remix)


Bassnectar & Pretty Lights Reveal Support For Basslights

Bassnectar and Pretty Lights have revealed the support acts for Basslights, their two-night headlining show at Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia.

Big Gigantic and Griz will open the show on December 28 with A-Trak and Gramatik kicking things off on December 29. Tix are available for sale here.