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The Hip-Hop Shop #127 - It Came From the Newsfeed

It's time for another new edition of The Hip-Hop Shop. Episode #127 is called It Came From the Newsfeed. When you subscribe to our RSS newsfeed, you'll get free music direct from the artists themselves, from people like Pacewon, Mr. J. Medeiros, Focus... and more! For compliments or feedback hit me on Twitter @angrymarks. Artists please send your podsafe music and advertising requests to Thanks for listening and remember to share the show with a friend and tell them to check it out every Tuesday on!

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Tracks featured this week:

* Moe Green - 707
* Knowledge Medina f/ Reks, Soul Theory - Forever
* Pacewon & Mr. Green - Ever Since
* Kyo Itachi - Meditation
* Mr. J. Medeiros f/ Logan - Swallow
* Dysfunkshunal Familee f/ Agony, O.C. - Just Keep Holding
* ProbCause, Neak & Mike Schpitz - Live It Again
* Focus... f/ Big Pooh, Nottz - L.O.V.E.    

MP3: Drake - "Marvin's Room"

From M3W:

MP3: Drake - "Marvin's Room"

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Video: Kool Keith - "The Game Is Free" (feat. Megabone)

From Junkadelic Music:

Video: Kool Keith - "The Game Is Free" (feat. Megabone)

Video: Ralphy Boy - "Peep Game"

From DubMD84:

Video: Ralphy Boy - "Peep Game"

MP3: Frank Ocean f/ Jae Millz - "Swim Good (Remix)"

From Big Dev:

MP3: Frank Ocean f/ Jae Millz - "Swim Good (Remix)"

Mega Ran: Splash Woman vs. Wildfires

From Random a/k/a Mega Ran:

Mega Ran: Splash Woman vs. Wildfires

First, for everyone asking about my safety and whereabouts during these AZ wildfires, I'm fine. Don't forget how big the state of AZ is...We're good here in the city. Thanks for asking. BUT, a lot of people do need help. This fire is now the 2nd largest the state has ever seen.. so if you want to help, Donate to the Grand Canyon Chapter of the Red Cross. Thank you. .

Just got back from a great southern swing through New Orleans, Mobile and Florida, and now it's time to get back to business. This next episode of Life After Lesson Plans takes place during Phoenix Comicon, I had a blast there.

LIfe After Lesson Plans Episode 7: Phoenix Comicon - .

Also: Still feel like doing good deeds? Do me a favor and help my friend Hope fight cancer by contributing to Alex's Lemonade Stand! All proceeds will be used to help find a cure for childhood cancer. Here are the 3 ways you can donate:

1 - Come down to Martha Washington School in Philly, at 44th and Aspen Sts. to
lemonade, cookies, pretzels and other goodies.

2 - Donate any amount online at: .

3 - Text a $10 donation. Send "LEMONADE E73070" to 85944. Thanks!

Mot much else... except my new mixtape! check that out here! .

Take care,

"Random is dreaming of is a world in which "keeping it real" comes to mean rapping about real life, and not just bragging about how much time you've spent in prison, or how many people you've shot." — Patrick Taylor,

"It may be a little early to declare an Album of the Year for Hip-Hop, but (Black Materia) is certainly a vibrant and unique candidate already." — Michael Melchor, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

"some of the most original music to come out of the Valley in years, hip-hop or otherwise." — Mike R. Meyer, Phoenix New Times

MP3: Kontact & Black Knight - "Free" (prod. Benny Rome)

From Wordsmith:

MP3: Kontact & Black Knight - "Free" (prod. Benny Rome)

 (Produced by Benny Rome @bennyrome)

2nd Single from the upcoming FREE Mixtape
Eye of the Storm
Online/In the Streets July 25th, 2011

"FREE," produced by Benny Romeis the 2nd Single from NU Revolution Entertainment LLC. recording artists Kontact & Black Knight's Mixtape "Eye of the Storm." 
It will be released via Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes & Revolt Radio on July 25th, 2011!
Video: Senor Kaos - "No More"

From The Kaos Effect:

Video: Senor Kaos - "No More"

MP3: Kyo Itachi - "Mugen Meditation"

From Digi Crates Records:

MP3: Kyo Itachi - "Mugen Meditation"

Kyo Itachi presents "Mugen Swords", a raw, RZA-ish, dirty, Wu-Tang vibe, instrumental project for fans lusting the golden sound. Mugen Swords is now available.

CD available June 21st @
MP3: Knowledge Medina f/ Reks, Soul Theory - "Forever"

From Soul Theory:

MP3: Knowledge Medina f/ Reks, Soul Theory - "Forever"

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