Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Timothy Rhyme x Phil The Pain - I Gotta Go (Official Video) @FirstDirt
Timothy Rhyme went on his first nationwide tour with label mate 60 East to promote his 1st full length collab Vintage, with producer Phil The Pain. The album titled Vintage speaks to several generations that are from different walks of life. The main purpose of this album is create a platform for people to start having more in common again instead of always finding reasons to stay at a distance. www.firstdirt.com timothyrhyme.bandcamp.com Vintage is now on Spotify and available on iTunes. Video Credits: Leksbeat (Director) Leksbeat@yahoo.com Cities in video: New York, Chicago, Seattle, Boston, Atlanta
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.