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[DOWNLOAD] Deacon The Villain - ‘Instrumentals One’

Posted 2 days, 6 hours, 29 minutes ago


Deacon The VillainInstrumentals One [LP] // [DOWNLOAD] // ART: Goldi Gold

In anticipation of Deacon The Villain’s solo debut, Peace or Power, he has decided to release a FREE (ie. name your own price) series of instrumental records that showcase the instrumental versions of songs he has produced over the years. The first release features instrumentals from Natti’s Still Motion, Niggaz With Latitude, JustMe, PackFM & The Remnant as well as an original sung intro and two unreleased instrumentals! Visit DeaconTheVillain.com right now to claim your free download! What other DTV produced joints would you like to see featured in this series? Let us know below.

Once you’re rightfully excited for more, you can go ahead and pre-order Peace or Power right now via the handy link of PeaceorPower.com. It’s gonna be awesome, and you’re gonna want a physical copy of it, so don’t miss out.

There are 3 editions available:
1) $10 digital or CD release + sticker,
2) $30 VILLAIN pack (as seen here).

DOWNLOAD INSTRUMENTALS ONE @: [DEACONTHEVILLAIN.COM]
PRE-ORDER PEACE OR POWER @: [PEACEORPOWER.COM]

Category: Audio

[AUDIO] Substantial x Algorythm - “Tony Stanza (feat. Tonedeff & Marcus D)”

Posted 5 days, 7 hours ago

For the second single off their new EP Always, Maryland emcee Substantial and Brooklyn producer Algorythm link with QN5’s Tonedeff and Bop Alloy producer Marcus D for the fan favorite, “Tony Stanza”.

Following up his latest EP with The Other Guys, Maryland emcee Substantial joins forces with Algorythm (1/2 of the BK production duo The Stuyvesants) for Always. Always is the second of three EPs leading up to Substantial’s upcoming fourth studio album, The Past Is Always Present In The Future. Always features GRAMMY nominated, Ethiopian-born, singer/songwriter Wayna, QN5 founder and emcee Tonedeff, DC based singer/songwriter Deborah Bond, Danish singer/songwriter/producer Fjer, and Seattle based Bop Alloy producer Marcus D. Musically, Algorythm provides the perfect soundscape for Substantial’s witty and thought provoking lyrics which are sharp as ever. Always is a collection of songs about legacy, life and being present in the moment that will be remembered as the soundtrack to the summer of 2015.

Substantial’s full length album The Past Is Always Present In The Future drops fourth quarter 2015.

STREAM/DOWNLOAD @: [BANDCAMP] [iTUNES]
FOLLOW SUBSTANTIAL @: [SOUNDCLOUD] [FACEBOOK] [TWITTER] FOLLOW ALGORYTHM @: [SOUNDCLOUD] [TWITTER]

Enjoy!

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[VIDEO] Fjer - “Beautiful Home (Live @ Oure)”

Posted 5 days, 12 hours, 2 minutes ago

While Fjer has been busy conjuring up new sonic spells in the form of new music, we’ve been catching glimpses of what’s to come, with her recent cameos on Substantial’s “Always”, Erik’s “Enthusiasm” and now this amazing live rendition of her song “Beautiful Home” with a grand piano and student choir in tow. Shot by the good people at Out In The North, this mesmerizing performance will give you goosebumps. Stay tuned for brand new music from QUINTIC’s Danish songbird.

CREDITS:
Piano: Simon Eskildsen
Video: Out In The North
Choir: Skolerne i Oure Sport & Performance
Costumes: Duebjerg

BUY THE EP @: [BANDCAMP] [AMAZON] [iTUNES]
LIKE FJER @: [FACEBOOK] [TWITTER] [INSTAGRAM] [YOUTUBE]

Enjoy

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[PRE-ORDER] Deacon The Villain - Peace or Power [LP] + Announcement Trailer

Posted 1 week, 3 days, 5 hours, 6 minutes ago


Deacon The VillainPeace or Power [LP] // 9.30.15 // [PRE-ORDER] // ART: Michael Manomivibul

OH SWEET LORD, IT’S FINALLY HAPPENING. CunninLynguists co-founder and musical triple-threat Deacon The Villain is releasing his debut solo album, Peace or Power on September 30, 2015.
Kentucky’s favorite son is set to unleash his epic vision of multi-instrumental, slow-cooked, southern-soul upon the world with an aim to inspire and we absolutely can’t wait for you to hear it. But enough from us… let Deacon tell you himself via this nifty album announcement trailer:

PRE-ORDER PACKAGES AVAILABLE NOW:

You can pre-order Peace or Power right now via the handy link of PeaceorPower.com.

As far as pre-order packages go, there are 3 editions available:
1) $10 digital or CD release + sticker,
2) $30 VILLAIN pack (as seen here).

We don’t know about you, but we prefer our releases with tees and posters. Smile In the meantime, marinate on all the snippets in the video and chew on this juicy 14-song tracklisting. Be sure to pre-order your copy and spread the word.

OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING

1. My Very Flawed Theory
2. The Other Side
3. Love
4. A Miracle Exists
5. Falling Sky
6. A Better Place
7. City of Son
8. Interlude
9. The Devil & The Deep
10. Ghost’s Don’t Lie
11. Peace or Power
12. What’s a Star?
13. Little Drummer Boy
14. Marmalade

PRE-ORDER NOW @: [PEACEORPOWER.COM]

Category: News

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[RELEASE] Sadistik x Kno - Phantom Limbs [EP]

Posted 2 weeks, 5 days, 16 minutes ago

QN5’s Kno has teamed up with Seattle-based artist Sadistik to bring us their collaborative EP, Phantom Limbs, available now @ Bandcamp. This 7-song EP pairs the luscious sample-based dreamscapes that Kno is famous for with the heady hypnotic poetry Sadistik brings to the table to create something wholly its own. With guest features from Sheisty Khrist, Chino XL, JMSN and Metasota, this one will definitely be added to your ‘Best of 2015” lists by your first playthrough.

DOWNLOAD NOW @: [BANDCAMP]

Enjoy!

Category: Audio

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[DOWNLOAD] Substantial x Algorythm - Always [EP] feat. Tonedeff, Fjer, Marcus D & More

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks, 45 minutes ago

Substantial collaborates with GRAMMY-nominated, Ethiopian-born singer/songwriter Wayna for the first single of his new EP Always, produced in full by Algorythm of (The Stuyvesants). The single, “Lasting Impression”, is a straight up head nodder and displays the chemistry that Substantial and Algorythm have brought for this new EP.

Following up his last EP with The Other Guys, Substantial joins forces with Algorythm (of The Stuyvesants) for Always. Always is the second of three EPs leading up to Substantial’s upcoming fourth studio album, The Past Is Always Present In The Future. Always features Wayna, QN5 founder and emcee Tonedeff, DC-based singer/songwriter Deborah Bond, Danish singer/songwriter/producer Fjer, and Seattle-based producer Marcus D (of Bop Alloy). Musically, Algorythm provides the perfect soundscape for Substantial’s witty and thought provoking lyrics which are sharp as ever. Always is a collection of songs about legacy, life and being present in the moment that will be remembered as the soundtrack to the summer of 2015. Substantial’s fourth full-length album The Past Is Always Present In The Future drops Q4 2015.

Purchase now via Bandcamp and receive a free bonus mix of Substantial and Algorythm’s previous work mixed by DJ Jav. Clean version of Always is also available on Bandcamp.

STREAM/DOWNLOAD @: [BANDCAMP] [iTUNES]
FOLLOW SUBSTANTIAL @: [SOUNDCLOUD] [FACEBOOK] [TWITTER] FOLLOW ALGORYTHM @: [SOUNDCLOUD] [TWITTER]

Enjoy!

Category: News

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[AUDIO] Kokayi - “History (feat. Mikki)”

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks, 1 day, 22 hours, 4 minutes ago

QN5’s ultra-proficient Kokayi recently contributed a track to a compilation by House Studio Records entitled #5149. The track, “History” is an infectious romantic bouncer framing a love within the confines of the history books. Produced by: Reggie Volume x Brandon Carlyle and featuring additional vocals by singer/songwriter Mikki, this one’s an R&B treat.

CREDITS:
Writers: R Tarver, B Strickland, M Carlton, J Grotticelli, C Walker, D Hampton
Additional Vocals: M Carlton, C Walker
Musicians: B. Strickland
Arrangement: D Hampton, J Grotticelli, M Carlton, B Strickland, R Tarver, C Walker
Recording Engineer: J Grotticelli
Mixing Engineers: D Hampton, J Grotticelli
Mastered by: J Grotticelli

DOWNLOAD @ [iTUNES] [SPOTIFY] [SOUNDCLOUD]

Category: Audio

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[AUDIO] Substantial - Lasting Impression ft. Wayna [Produced by Algorythm]

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks, 2 days, 21 hours, 33 minutes ago

Substantial collaborates with GRAMMY nominated, Ethiopian-born singer/songwriter Wayna for the first single of his new EP Always, produced in full by Algorythm of (The Stuyvesants). The single, “Lasting Impression”, is a straight up head nodder and displays the chemistry that Substantial and Algorythm have brought for this new EP.

Stream the single now, and download it instantly when you pre-order the EP via Bandcamp. Always will be available via all digital outlets on July 17th.

Following up his last EP with The Other Guys, Substantial joins forces with Algorythm (of The Stuyvesants) for Always. Always is the second of three EPs leading up to Substantial’s upcoming fourth studio album, The Past Is Always Present In The Future. Always features Wayna, QN5 founder and emcee Tonedeff, DC-based singer/songwriter Deborah Bond, Danish singer/songwriter/producer Fjer, and Seattle-based producer Marcus D (of Bop Alloy). Musically, Algorythm provides the perfect soundscape for Substantial’s witty and thought provoking lyrics which are sharp as ever. Always is a collection of songs about legacy, life and being present in the moment that will be remembered as the soundtrack to the summer of 2015.

Substantial’s full length album The Past Is Always Present In The Future drops fourth quarter 2015.

PRE-ORDER ‘ALWAYS’ EP @: [BANDCAMP]
FOLLOW SUBSTANTIAL @: [SOUNDCLOUD] [FACEBOOK] [TWITTER]

Enjoy!

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[PODCAST] Tacos & Chocolate Milk #68: “FACTS!”

Posted 2 months, 4 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes ago

OH HAPPY DAY!!! After a stupidly stupid 4-month sabbatical, Tonedeff & PackFM return to the wonderful world of podcasting to bring you the 68th edition of Tacos & Chocolate Milk. And what a return it is, as they chop it up re: audio magic, silver shirts, porn trailers & discuss the recent passing of their Plague brother, Pumpkinhead (aka PH). (Recorded 6.24.15). Send your questions and comments (audio OR written) to tacos[at]qn5.com, tweet us @tacmpodcast and be sure to rate/comment us on iTunes!

SUBSCRIBE @: [iTUNES] [STITCHER]
T&CM LINKS: [FACEBOOK] [TWITTER]
DOWNLOAD MP3: [EPISODE 68] [PAST EPISODES]

Enjoy!

Category: Podcast

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[VIDEO] Tonedeff Previews Verse From Substantial’s Upcoming LP

Posted 2 months, 1 week, 5 days, 12 hours, 21 minutes ago

Snippet of upcoming feature on the new @substantialmusic album. #tonedeff #qn5 #fastrap

A video posted by Tonedeff (QN5) (@tonedeff) on


Oh my. The Algorythm-produced track, “Tony Stanza” coming soon on Substantial’s forthcoming EP, Is Always….

Category: Video

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