Richy: “#RichySeason” – seething tone seals the beats together!

Upstate rap artist MBK Richy from Auburn, NY has released his album “#RichySeason”. The album starts with a bang with the lead single, which is also a video, “Talk That Shit feat. Leedreamer” it’s totally unrelenting and is a good foreshadowing of what this high energy album is going to be. Richy has a great choice in beats that separates him from the herd, and forms part of that specific trait that runs across this entire album – he will do anything to keep you interested – from the beats to the rapping. Richy has a very good vocal range for an

Mr. Flames: “Local Kingpin – EP” – mastering the role he’s developed for himself

Scartobe Galantae Flames aka Mr. Flames is of African American, Cuban, and Italian descent. Originally from the east side of Cleveland, Mr. Flames currently live in Dayton, Ohio. Growing up was rough for Mr. Flames due to being a part of the typical struggle for an African American family, so he went to the streets in search for money. As time progressed through his hustling days, Mr. Flames moved up in reputation as the local kingpin. He then decided to pick up the microphone and give rapping a shot. After losing both parents, he came up with the name ‘Scartobe

Kiki Sire: “Rutina” – exciting rhythms and smooth vocals

Kiki Sire is a Singer/Songwriter, Musician, Composer and graduate of the Matanzas School of Musica in Cuba where he studied alongside many great Cuban musicians by day and performing salsa music in the festivals and clubs of Havana, Varadero and Mantanzas by night. Kiki who has performed with many great musicians, has made regular appearances on TV and Radio and won many awards and talent contests for his singing. “Rutina” is a salsa album composed, performed and produced by Kiki Sire containing 8 original compositions. Kiki Sire is undoubtedly well versed in the art of musical conversation, as he is

Owl Company: “Horizon” carves out blistering rhythms

Owl Company is a band from São Paulo, Brazil that combines hard rock influences from the 70s to the 90s with modern rage and brutality, creating a sound that is fresh, aggressive, and engaging. Launched in 2015 the band has built a strong presence in São Paulo, playing all the premier venues in town. Their first single “Condescend,” quickly grabbed attention locally and now the band is setting its sights on crashing international borders. Owl Company’s chosen vehicle to get them where they need to be going is their full-length debut album “Horizon”, set to drop July 14th 2017. The

Harmony Drive: “Be There” – fresh, upbeat and vibrant music!

Most times you can gauge the potential quality of a creative project just by gazing through its credits. In this case, the single by Norwegian band Harmony Drive – “Be There”, was recorded in Denver, Colorado. With help of production duo Glenn Sawyer & Rich Veltrop (Tom Petty, Ozzy Osbourne, Macy Gray), and Dave Elitch (Mars Volta, Killer be killed) on drums. The music video, filmed in Norway and the Philippines, features the multi-talented Supermodel, TV-host, and Surfer Mona Lisa Neuboeck. Of course for the potential quality to transform into effective quality you need a stunning song and band. Lars

Delta Station: “An Unexpected Turn of Events” – the experience is more epic and cinematic

The little 14 year old Australian genius who goes by the moniker of Delta Station, has a new album out. And, somewhat predictably, it’s another utter and perfect treat. Before you listen to Delta Station’s latest album you really should leave all preconceptions at the door. Despite the connotations of the album’s title, “An Unexpected Turn of Events” is a joyous affair. It is an album that is warm, exhilarating, and incredibly uplifting and it is his greatest piece of work to date. Delta Station has only been in the production craft since June 2016, but has already released two EPs, previous to this album.

The Valium: “Amazing Breakdowns” – walking the high-wire intersections of visceral punk-rock expression and high art perfection

The Valium hooked me as soon as I heard the first track “Too Many Dreams Of Rock N Roll” from freshly released album, entitled “Amazing Breakdowns”. This was an album that hit me in the gut and instantly dragged me along for the ride. After listening to it, I must say that this is one of the most unique, interesting and high-energy bands I have ever heard in the alternative rock scene of late. Though taken from a myriad of influences, their sound is completely their own and every song sounds unique to their band. I can’t really imagine some

Newborn: “Honey Trap” – something of a perfect alchemy

The Coney Island, Brooklyn-based band Newborn was formed by  high school friends Allen James (vocals/guitar) and Eric Weglicki (guitar/bass/vocals) and a love of rock spanning from Metallica, Nirvana, to Muse. After many years of jamming together they decided to form a band. Newborn played their first show December 2014 which was followed by the release their debut EP “Broken Virgo”. The band has since evolved musically, adding drummer Dave Goldenberg, and going from strength to strength, culminating in the release of their latest single, entitled “Honey Trap”. The song features Newborn’s most diverse lyrical palette to date. The result is a cohesive,

Gloom Influx: “First LP” – looping the listener into a nostalgic yet futuristic world

Montréal-based musician Luc Leclerc, aka Gloom Influx, delivers a unique and powerful blend of metal and synthwave, influenced by 80’s movies and video game soundtracks, heavy metal, and contemporary artists like Justice, and Carpenter Brut. Sometimes you need to listen to music that makes you feel like you are in the future in outer space and somehow the 80s never ended. And sometimes you want to add elements of robots, monsters and fear. When you want those things, there are few better than Gloom Influx . Whether you come at this album from the perspective of someone into synthwave, darkwave

Jigsaw Man: ‘No Home’ – a self-produced EP with strong stoner overtones

The 4 track ‘No Home’ EP is the debut release from Jigsaw Man, the moniker under which singer-songwriter Steven Faulkner is releasing original material. “It’s nice doing things under a pseudonym because you can be more personal about the lyrics, and because you have that separation,” said Faulkner, continuing: “In my head the lyrics belong to Jigsaw Man, so I can be more honest and personal. I can write far more honestly and I’ve certainly done that on this EP. In the past I’ve always looked for metaphor or simile but this EP is very honest.” Playing since he was a

EXCALIBA’s new mixtape hosted by DJ ASAP

EXCALIBA is “Da Truth”! That also happens to be the title of one of his hit singles on the “Da Gift” mixtape. He outdid himself with this one, alongside the hot single “Where You At”. This lyrical child prodigy is still making waves in the music scene today, dedicated to letting people know what’s up. He truly gets in your face with his lyrics about current topics which give you nothing but DA TRUTH!

EXCALIBA’s mixtape “Da Gift” is the kind that requires and demands multiple repeats. You don’t need to listen to anything else for a while because it’s packed with consistently hard and deep lyrics, vibin’ melodies, dope basslines, and tight beats. His music has it all, and we know how difficult it is to find that in today’s day and age of millennial constantly-wired-multi-taskers. EXCALIBA gives it to you straight. Real talk.

We waded through the power packed lyrics and sincerely hope that the music industry will rise in this manner once again. EXCALIBA also shows that there is hope in any situation because of where he came from and where he presently is. You can do whatever you put your mind to.

EXCALIBA’s new mixtape hosted by DJ ASAP under Round Table Entertainment RTE is available now on YouTube, SoundCloud, and Spinrilla. Go get it now, because this mixtape release is definitely not something you want to miss! Check out “Da Truth” promo video, so you can get a feel for what’s coming your way. Let’s do it, family!!

MORE ABOUT EXCALIBA: Born and raised in Memphis TN. I’ve been writing since the age of 12. He wrote his first full song at the age of 13. He had his first recording at the age of 14. He has lived in Nebraska, Nashville, TN, Washington D.C. and Atlanta, GA. He spent time back and forth from Iowa to Nebraska. Influences Tupac, EPMD, KRS1, Easy E, 8 Ball & MJG, UGK, Biggie and many more. His favorite genre is hip-hop/ R&B, pretty much various types of music. Favorite colors are black, blue and white. Favorite movies are American Gangster, Scarface, Blow, Life, Matrix and Pursuit of Happiness. His point of existence is to show people who come from where he’s come from or who are trying to go where he is going that you can have success no matter what.

After his release of the hit single, “Da Truth”, to encountering the passing of his brother at the end of 2011, curved EXCALIBA’s struggles in his life. The past year he has been spending much needed time with his family. Since then he pre-released the remarkable single “Where You At”, with the lyrics video, while also collaborating with other businesses, licensing his music to company advertisements, promotional videos, and etc.

While visiting his family in Memphis, Tennessee, (his hometown), recently experiencing the shocking passing of his beloved mother, much time with his family was ever more important. Even though his time has been spent with his family, getting his thoughts together and allowing God to strengthen him, his work has always been on his mind and in his heart.

Now that EXCALIBA is back on track, the long anticipated release of the promo video for “Da Truth”, is soon to be released!  The new single, “Get It In”, is set to be released a couple of weeks after the promo video, along with “Da Gift” full mixtape. The time for EXCALIBA to come back is at hand!!!  Let’s Do It!!!

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