Thursday, January 24, 2019
The1865 | Buckshot | Official Music Video
With their LP Don’t Tread On We!, out on vinyl and streaming via Mass Appeal Records on January 25th 2019, New York-based blues-punk outfit The 1865 describe themselves as “Bad Brains meets Foo Fighters in a black woman’s hair salon for a cup of tea.” Each song from the LP features different explorations of life in 1865 America, a land living in the shadows of the fallen Confederacy. Download/Stream: https://The1865.lnk.to/DontTreadOnWeID LP Bundles for sale: https://the1865.bandcamp.com/ The 1865 https://www.instagram.com/the1865band/ Mass Appeal Records http://instagram.com/massappealrecs http://twitter.com/MassAppealRecs http://youtube.com/user/massappealradio http://facebook.com/MassAppealRecs
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.