Mixpak is back in Austin for 2013 with good friends Tormenta Tropical to throw an official SXSW party presented by XLR8R. Note: this is an official SXSW showcase. There will be a few tickets available on the door, otherwise you need a badge for entry. Join us at the Speakeasy Kabaret, full details on here.
Also, come to the Fader Fort for a two hour Dre Skull DJ set on Thursday, March 14th from 3-5pm. Full details and lineup here.
Mixpak is throwing a free party in Brookyn to celebrate the release of the brand new compilation Mixpak Pressure: Volume Two. Rizzla, Jubilee, Dubbel Dutch and Dre Skull are going to be selecting music all night. If you haven’t listened to the release, check it on Mixpak’s SoundCloud.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 6th
WHERE: The Flat
COVER: FREE (RSVP here)
The brand new video for Beenie Man’s “Super Model” sees Beenie pay homage to the coca cola bottle shape. Directed by Andy Capper and filmed on location at Hellshire Beach in Jamaica. This is the third in a trilogy of Kling Klang Riddim videos. In case you missed it, watch the videos for Popcaan’s “So We Do It” and Tifa’s “Champion Bubbler”.
Brand new music video for Tifa’s “Champion Bubbler” featuring Tifa training and performing with members of the Jamaican national female boxing team. Directed Andy Capper and filmed on location at the Stanley Gold boxing gym in Kingston, Jamaica. This is the second in a trilogy of Kling Klang Riddim videos. In case you missed it, watch the first video for Popcaan’s “So We Do It.”
Brand new Snoop Lion track “Lighters up” just dropped! Excited that I can finally share some of the stuff we worked on this past February down in Jamaica. Produced by Dre Skull and Major Lazer, featuring Mavado and Popcaan.
Go check out Diplo’s “A Diary of Dancehall” over at Vanity Fair. Written by Diplo and photographed by Shane McCauley, the piece covers some of my work in Jamaica, Popcaan, Creep Chromatic, Passa Passa and a bunch more. Kingston stand up!