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Basic Knowledge

- US Lacey, WA Hip Hop

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Sounds Like: Atmosphere, Krucial Barz, Brother Ali, The Game

Label: NorthWest Royalty

Bio: An old school/lyrical artist, Basic Knowledge is an emerging artist in the Great Northwest. Growing up in Olympia, WA Basic Knowledge (Joe Putscher)was looking for a broader horizon in music and moved to Minnesota for a year. Now fresh back in Olympia, Joe is working hard in his home studio with ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @BlackSamEnt: Ang P killed this! Smooth but lyrical! http://t.co/hBf1E1XbBB #RLC #HipHop

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NorthWest Royalty
Mar 3, 2012
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  • 2012

    Aug 12


    Olympia, WA, US | 10:00am
    Deschutes River Ranch
    Olympia, WA, US
    Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:00am

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    NORTHWEST ROYALTY PRESENTS: THURSTON COUNTY SUMMERS END (all ages) MUSIC & COMEDY FESTIVAL AUGUST 11TH & 12TH @ DESCHUTES RIVER RANCH 9725 Rich Rd. SE Olympia, WA Gates open at 10AM Saturday til 8PM Sunday Campers welcome to check in FRIDAY AFTER 6PM PARKING: $5 (proceeds donated to the local high school youth music programs) General Admission: One Day Pass = $20 Weekend Pass = $30 V.I.P. ALL ACCESS PASS = $40 (one day) $50 (two day) $5 off w/Student ID Kids 12 & under get in FREE!!! Tent City = $25 V.I.P. Camping available we will also have: Laser Tag - Beer Garden - Raffles - Karaoke - Face Painting and Camping (for camping info call 360-918-4420 DAY 1 PERFORMANCES: The Holocaust aka Warcloud Bomshot Hadez Click No Nonsense The Xperience (Jimi Hendrix Tribute Band) Prince R.O.B. Lungfish Tony Ozier Frankie Hustle XP Mr Twist Tr3y Entertainment Puget QParris Yak Nasty "That Nilla" Metaphysix Ras Law Krucial Barz Basic Knowledge Justin Hayes Chase Roper Dan Farley Travis Simmons DAY 2 PERFORMANCES: Wide Eye Panic Ben Union Russel Wilson (Michael Jackson Tribute) Knothead Skrilla Ang P Model Citizens Kyle Miller Jonas Barnes JR Berard Ash'ley Rushin General Wojack Leezy Soprano L.Hammond MORE PERFORMERS TO BE ANNOUNCED...... SPONSORED BY: Tumwater Lanes - Northwest Dynasties - Northwest Royalty - ...At A Glance Magazine - Lattin's Country Cider Mill - Allstate - RAS - South Pacific - Kar Jok - 360 Entertainment - Wu Tang - Black Bear Diner - At A Glance Printing and more

  • 2012

    May 11


    Olympia, WA, US | 6:30pm

    Olympia, WA, US
    Fri May 11, 2012 6:30pm

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    Join us for a tasteful night of rap with music with headliner Leezy Soprano. Hosted by Remex, Heretic and Dj Justincase All of the artists will be selling tickets asap. Tickets will be available by 4/12. For more info contact Remex (360) 480 8179 Capitol Theater Back Stage 206 5th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA ALL AGES!!! $5 presale $8 at the door Doors at 6:30 11:15 - ? Leezy Soprano 10:45- 11:15 Model citizens 10:15- 10:35 Heretic 9:45-10:05 Northwest Royalty 9:15-9:35 Blunt Music 8:45-9:05 QP 8:15-8:35 T James and Hype 7:45- 8:05 Kyle Miller 7:15- 7:35 Mastered Ceremoniez Remex and Heretic along with DJ Justincase bring you The Tasteful Rap Music Showcase to illustrate the Olympia hip-hop scene and give these artists a chance to get paid to perform. On the lineup, we have QP, Kyle Miller, Northwest Royalty (Basic Knowledge & Krucial Barz), Blunt Music (Jay Rush & Jacob Price), DL Murray and Mastered Cermoniez with guest headliner Leezy Soprano. Hailing from Tacoma, Leezy has been making a name for himself in the Northwest music scene with His Debut Album "Sopranofficial" and Mixtape "United We Ball".

  • 2012

    May 11


    Olympia, WA, US | 6:30pm

    Olympia, WA, US
    Fri May 11, 2012 6:30pm

    Details

    Join us for a tasteful night of rap with music with headliner Leezy Soprano. Hosted by Remex, Heretic and Dj Justincase All of the artists will be selling tickets asap. Tickets will be available by 4/12. For more info contact Remex (360) 480 8179 Capitol Theater Back Stage 206 5th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA ALL AGES!!! $5 presale $8 at the door Doors at 6:30 11:15 - ? Leezy Soprano 10:45- 11:15 Model citizens 10:15- 10:35 Heretic 9:45-10:05 Northwest Royalty 9:15-9:35 Blunt Music 8:45-9:05 QP 8:15-8:35 T James and Hype 7:45- 8:05 Kyle Miller 7:15- 7:35 Mastered Ceremoniez Remex and Heretic along with DJ Justincase bring you The Tasteful Rap Music Showcase to illustrate the Olympia hip-hop scene and give these artists a chance to get paid to perform. On the lineup, we have QP, Kyle Miller, Northwest Royalty (Basic Knowledge & Krucial Barz), Blunt Music (Jay Rush & Jacob Price), DL Murray and Mastered Cermoniez with guest headliner Leezy Soprano. Hailing from Tacoma, Leezy has been making a name for himself in the Northwest music scene with His Debut Album "Sopranofficial" and Mixtape "United We Ball".

  • 2012

    Apr 26


    Olympia, WA, US | 8:00pm

    Olympia, WA, US
    Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:00pm

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    Neema's Olympia stop for the "Cigar Room" Album/Tour Olympia, its goin down Thursday April 26th, 2012 @ The Royal Lounge downtown. Catch Neema Live on his stop from his "Cigar Room" Tour along with special guests. Olympia is the jump off of the "Cigar Room" album/tour, so come down and help the kick off of a great tour in celebration of this Great NorthWest Artist. Bring everyone, this is gonna be a show you don't wanna miss. Get your $1 raffle ticket before the show for a chance to win 2 free tickets and/or a NorthWest Royalty Hoodie signed by all the artists performing that night as well as a mixtape and/or Compilation CD (Courtesy of SBDVSN Studios & NorthWest Royalty Studios) 3 winners (1 before the show - 2 free tickets) and 2 winners the night of the show (1st place winner - 1 signed NWR hoodie and Compilation/ 2nd place winner -1 SBDVSN Mixtape. Great drinks, Great music, Great prizes. So come be a part of greatness. Hosted by: Cam the Viking - Gonzo Family http://www.facebook.com/​sonoftorvik With Performances by: QP http://www.facebook.com/​QParriz Skoo-B Ru - NorthWest Royalty http://www.facebook.com/​profile.php?id=100000982507​978 Basic Knowledge - NorthWest Royalty http://www.facebook.com/​BasicKnowledge1 Krucial Barz - NorthWest Royalty http://www.facebook.com/​krucialbarz XP http://www.facebook.com/​Xperience888 Rockwell Powers http://www.facebook.com/​RockwellPowers Peta Tosh http://twitter.com/#!/​petatosh And........Special Performance by: Neema aka Mr.10K aka Unexpected Arrival http://www.facebook.com/​neema206 Doors open at 8pm Show starts at 9pm 21+ Tickets: $7 Pre-Sale for tickets: $10 @ Door Call 360-918-4420 Visit http://www.NWROYALTY.com/ Visit SpinTees - Westside Olympia Visit The Royal Lounge - Downtown Olympia For VIP contact - The Royal Lounge - 360-705-0760

  • 2012

    Mar 2


    Kennewick, WA, US | 9:00pm

    Kennewick, WA, US
    Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:00pm

    Details

    The Kick Off To The Krisis Summer Tour Schedule The Rock Reactor in Kennewick, WA Live on Stage... Krisis www.reverbnation.com/thekrisis AND..... Dead Rabbits Illizm Krucial Barz and Basic Knowledge Shao Sosa The Gonzo Family Nuvo tha 1 Pran the Don Dead Poets Cost is $5 bucks with Valid ID Come down and support our local music, Great music, great drinks, NorthWest all day. See you there. Spread the word.. There is gonna be a Krisis in Kennewick

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  • Shawn Gallo (Label) Shawn Gallo
    hey bro, tight joints! i manage a local hip hop group called cauze n efekt, u should check them out. we are making a northwest mixtape, if your interested in being on it, hi...
  • The "A-Bom Kid" (Artist) The "A-Bom Kid"
    diggin the music bro, keep doin it man.
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