Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival 2012

Visit the official site of MALASIMBO
Click the link to know all the festival details.
Joe Bataan headlining with Kyoto Jazz Massive! See y'all there!

Here's the final poster and lineup


JedLi of People's Future - The Window Seat (Beat Tape Download)

JedLi drops his second beat tape: The Window Seat. Here's how to get yours.

(Via People's Future on Vimeo)
This is a JedLi Exclusive only for the listeners. If you are really interested in receiving a copy of this FREE beat tape then follow these 3 simple steps.

1. Like People's Future on Facebook
2. Just leave your email add on the comment box, like, or share the video on our page
3. Patiently wait and we'll send it through your email or your personal account (just make sure your settings on Facebook can receive messages from a non-friend)

JedLi of People's Future - Keepin' It Clean (The Window Seat: Beat Tape VOL. II) from peoplesfuture on Vimeo.


DJ Arbie Won - Test Broadcast Mixtape

A teaser mixtape before the next installment of DJ Arbie Won's classic album series - United Freestyles - drops this year. The mixtape features select tracks from his production and collabs with different groups over the past 15 years. Also some unreleased cuts and beats thrown in there.

Check out the Miscellaneous track "Answers" tucked in there yo!
Ajax and Tibbz blessin' the mic with Delphi and Switch, with Umph and D'Tech on the cuts.
Peep the tracklist via THE BEATRAVELER



SkyDive Academy - The Third Book Of Wisdom

We caught these guys at Cubao X and they broke our necks.
Straight up live hiphop from Baguio. If you don't know, now you know.

SKYDIVE ACADEMY - The Third Book of Wisdom from Skydive Academy on Vimeo.


Photos from Cubao X

Photos from the Play4Serve x Locked Down x Daily Grind gig @ Escobar, Cubao X
That was a night to remember. Read the event recap by Monique via THE HIPHOP IN HER

Featured photos taken by Isi Laureno
View the full sets via DAILY GRIND and ISIPANINI

Ill-J w/ DJ D'Tech of Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous w/ Raimund Marasigan of Pedicab/Sandwich/Gaijin


SkyDive Academy

JedLi Beat Tape: The Window Seat

JEDLI of PEOPLE'S FUTURE drops another beat tape for you heads!
Click the links to follow the official release on Facebook:


Soundcrack x Return Of The Phunky Juan

Wednesday, Jan 10 @ B-Side, Makati


June Marieezy ft RBTO - Sometimes (Official Video)

Mad props to DJ Umph, B-Surge, Czar, Paco, Marieezy, Rob and JDG.
All homegrown music and visuals. Nothing but raw Filipino talent.

June Marieezy ft. RBTO - Sometimes from Deeper Manila on Vimeo.

Produced and Directed by Czar Campos & Brian Sergio
Director of Photography: Kevin Vea
Photographs: Brian Sergio
Editor: Paco Raterta

Written by June Jumao-as and Roberto Lai
Produced by Justin de Guzman
2011 Deeper Manila

DOWNLOAD her last song for 2011, "THINK ABOUT"


Visit the official site: IT'S MORE FUN IN THE PHILIPPINES


More designs via DAILY GRIND

Shortly after the Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) unveiled its latest promotional campaign, Twitter was awash with snippets and musings about just why #ItsMoreFunInThePhilippines. Less than an hour after the DOT campaign was launched, the hashtag became the top trending topic worldwide.Read the full story via GMA News


Daily Grind's Best of 2011

Daily Grind Clothing looks back at the best drops and images of 2011
View the full set HERE





WIP Caps 2012 Updates

Aside from a new brand logo, the WIP Caps crew has a few more previews
and updates for what's to come in the Year of the Dragon.


DJ Arbie Won x DJ Umph - Manila Sound Bonanza (Download)

In case y'all missed out on the launch of the first Manila Sound Bonanza mixtape by DJ Arbie Won and DJ Umph, here's a video recap of the 45s disco-soul-boogaloo-funk set they threw down at MCafe. The dynamic duo serving up the dusty delights!

And because they love you like that, here's a limited-offer FREE DOWNLOAD of the mixtape.
Volume 2 is coming soon y'all...



Play4Serve x Locked Down x Daily Grind Sessions

Catch us droppin a live set this Saturday, Jan7 @ Escobar, Cubao Ex
We'll be rockin' it with the rest of the Locked Down lineup
Brought to you by Play4Serve, Locked Down Entertainment, and Daily Grind Clothing



Masia One - Warriors Tongue (Official Video)

Directed by DJ Umph and produced by DJ D'Tech of The Mighty Misc
Got our Singapore-Jamaica homegirl reppin it hard for all the warriors on this one.
Big ups to the mighty MASIA ONE for shooting out here in Manila. Respect!

Debut video from Masia's forthcoming release, BOOTLEG CULTURE

Production House: 22Deep
Directed by: Kevin Vea
Editor: Cedric Cordero
Producer: Geric Stevens
Color / GFX: Billy Laure
DOP: Tempes Dela Merced
PA: Bernie Chiang/ Zaini Zakariah

Props to ParaSoul Media x Next Frame x Jackhammer Studios
And one love to the SG fam!



DJ D'Tech - B.A.M. Mixtape (Download)

DJ D'Tech got that exclusive B.A.M. (Basketball, Arts, & Music) mixtape for y'all!
Work on those J's. Or just smoke some. Yeaaaaaah! Download yo!

Dj D'Tech-BAM 2011(192Kbps) by d'tech

Recorded and mastered at Jackhammer Studios

Raekwon - Unexpected Victory Mixtape (Download)

Raekwon drops the new year mixtape "Unexpected Victory" ft. Mobb Deep, Capone N Noreaga,
Busta Rhymes, Styles P & production from 9th wonder & more.



DJ Delz Top 20 Sneakers of 2011

via SneakerAddict.Com

Do y'all agree? Whatchu got in your top list?
I'd have to say the Jordan 3s (Black Cement) should've beat out the Concords.
But that's just me.
- Switch