Kay The Aquanaut

Thugg Thursday!!!


What is crackin ya’ll!  Have a few tasty treats from the homies Kay The Aquanaut, Mobil and Eddie Logix this week as well as a couple of notes on great events I am doing this weekend so sit back, relax and give that 10% at your place of employ…

Saskatoon’s Kay the Aquanaut and Regina’s Merky Waters join forces

The homie from Saskatoon asked me to help promo this project so I peeped it and it’s bananas, peep game fool courtesy of our friends at Ominocity.com… Hip hop artist Kay the Aquanaut has kindly dropped his latest track “Yep, the sky is falling…” on Ominocity for our readers to enjoy. The song is the first collaboration between Kay and Regina’s Merky Waters who produced the track. Also featured is Enver Hampton on bass. Kay will be releasing an EP produced entirely by Factor under the group name Laika entitled “Pangaean Drift” on July 3rd. A full length album is expected in early 2013.  To listen and download the track click HERE

Kay The Aquanaut – Yep The Sky Is Falling…

Mobil Home and Eddie Logix Join Forces to bring you…MOBiLOGIX

The Detroit Homies Eddie Logix and Mobil Home produced and album together with a tone of ILL features (Danny Brown, Guilty Simpson, Leif Erikson) and it BANGS!  No lie, peep the tracks for download below as well as the Bandcamp if you are not believing me…yeah, I knew you’d come around.

The Clank ft. Danny Brown and Guilty Simpson

Stop The World ft. Guilty Simpson and Metasyons

DJ HALO THIS WEEKEND!

I have a couple of great events cracking this weekend if you are in the NYC/CT area on Saturday or Sunday; Hope to see you out there!!!

Saturday May 19 @ The Bomb Shelter

We are going in real big in New Haven for this one: me on the decks, Sidestep ComplexPolitical AnimalsAtmanPaulie Think and more!!!  A night soon not forgotten, unless you do something that would make you forget…For more info click the flyer or the link HERE to check the FB invite

Sunday May 20th @ Public Assembly

This is going to be a BANGER of an event, it’s during the day, all ages, B Boys, Live Band, ILL DJs, non-stop music for 5 hours…basically come out and get loose for 5 hours on a Sunday and be in bed in time to not suffer on Monday.  Could it get any better really?  I doubt it…ohh wait it does; this is going to be a monthly event!!!  Ohh word?!  This month features the talents of myself and Rob Swift (xecutioners) on the wheels, a live funk band, hosted by the homie Nabil and performances by rap legends theArtifacts as well as one of the most exciting new emcees out Silent Knight.  I wouldNOT miss this one!  For more info click the flyer or link HERE to check the FB invite.
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Freakout Friday!


TGIF and such!  It’s been a good week here at the Halodoesntsuck labs, much work completed and fun times were had by all.  So I have for you this Friday some brand new tracks to kick that weekend off correct as well as some goodies to help you waste time before the bell rings and you slide down that dinosaur to your car…

Reform Party

This is a brand new band project featuring Saskatoon Canada homie Kay the Aquanaut, whose most recent album ‘Waterloo’ (Circle Into Square) was a banger, is offering 3 new tracks for download in conjunction with Ominocity.com!  These tracks are quite dopesauce, I am noticing a trend with projects this guy is involved with…preview and DL tracks individually below or grab the whole 3 song zip at Ominocity.com.

Reform Party – Wikileaks

Reform Party – Eros

Reform Party – Thirty Nine

DJ Halo Doesn’t Suck Now Up On Bandcamp!

YUP, I finally got off my duff and put this mix up on my bandcamp; so now you can DL it track my track or just grab the whole thing…peep the link HERE and Enjoy!  More releases coming soon!!!

New Track from Awol One and Ecid

To celebrate the ‘Tomorrows Astronaut Tour’ the homies Awol One and Ecid got together and put a track together…take a listen to how nice the play with eachother…

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Fake Four Friday!


Live from ??? Maine

This is how you turn a kitchen into a recording studio…

Greetings on this TGIF and all that jazz, your humble narrator is coming to you live from somewhere maine (approx 50 mi north of Portland, that’s all I know) where last night I recorded a podcast with the long time homie Brzowski in prep for his new album A Fitful Sleep, which you can cop on Milled Pavement Records on 7/26 (Cop Dat, Cop Dat!).  Thanks to the swell woman behind the counter at the Comfort Inn I am coming to you live to bring you some exciting stuff from the bredren at Fake Four Inc. Records.  Additionally, I’ll be throwing in a Kay the Aquanaut Remix I did recently and a HILAROUS video I stumbled upon thanks again to my always-hipper-than-me sister, Rikki.  Let’s kick this weekend off right by half assing our jobs for the rest of the day and being bombed by 6pm…

Fake Four Friday: Progress Trap

This is a new recurring column I will be doing to highlight what I consider to be one of the best newer (less than 5 years) indie Hip-Hop (or otherwise) labels in recent memory Fake Four Inc.  This week’s submission come from the newest album by Sole & The Skyrider Band that will drop on tuesday 7/19 (cop that, cop that!).   This track has seen a TON of love on the Strange Famous Soundcloud page (it features Sage Francis) and has been posted all over the usual promo suspects (Twitter, FB, StuffInc, YourMom.com, maybe even Google+…), but I have just been sooooo impressed with the new LP Hello Cruel World that I had to throw in my 2 cents.   Below you can listen to the stream and download for FREE, which I think is a limited time thing, so get it while the getting is good…Enjoy!

Sole ft. Bleubird and K-The-I??? – Hustle Hard (Ace Hood Remix)

Off the Nuclear Winter Vol. 2 mixtape which has been dubbed by the man Sole himself as ‘Rap as Journalism’ you have a great new track and video to boot.  All songs off the mixtape have been made into videos actually so it’s worth a look when you are on your way to buy a copy of Hello Cruel World.  You can find out more about Nuclear Winter Vol 2 #Deathpanel Unveiled at Sole’s site HERE…

Kay The Aquanaut ft. Sole – Kill You (HALO Remix)

Remix I did recently of one of my favorite tracks off Kay The Aquanaut’s new album Waterloo on Circle Into Square for the Kill You Remix Contest (still waiting on the official results…) and it came out kinda dope.  Enjoy!

Random Video Pick…

Bom, Bom, Bom, Bom…for Fieevve Hours Straaiiight.

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