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Ill-a-str8ed

Rank #231 US Duke City, NM Hip Hop / Golden Era / Hot S@#!
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Label: Cook Book Records

Manager: Self Managed

Bio: An artist unlike another to emerge into the game. An Emcee/Producer with dreams of bring back that sound of the golden era. A time when everyone strived to make great music. With several projects now available for purchase and download ill-a-str8ed has laided down the ground work for the sound h... See Full Bio

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  • 2012

    Dec 12


    Everywhere, 80526, US | 8:00pm
    Street Cypher II Internati...
    Everywhere, 80526, US
    Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:00pm

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: “Street Cypher II” International Mix Tape doubles back around for another go at the game. New and improved graphics, new characters plus new exotic locations make for some amazing adventures. “Street Cypher I” released only 3 months prior has already had such an incredible success with 1000s of views and 100s of downloads. Repeat production and performances will bring a big sense of familiarity. Some sequels are much needed, this is one of them. Expanding the reaches of the Cook Book Records regime, Grand Architect as well as other CBR Street Teamers strives to bring you closer to the epicenter of this Hip Hop explosion. Approach the boards; check the high scores we’re back! “Street Cypher II” always appreciates the support from everyone who makes this possible. Fresh produce is added in to an already spicy recipe. LX Beats makes available 3 beats through an already successful instrumental mix tape “Raw Bangers”. Fellow Finlandian producer Frosty Fin returns. Frosty always has the tried and true beats that invoke excitement. Also International producer Constant Elevation hails out of Norway and brings gems to the table. Then national producer J1K (MD) completely blazes out of Maryland scorching everything in his path, Lookout! In house production from Ill-a-str8d and Grand Architect can be expected as well. The vocalists surge through the soundscape and engage the listener’s ear thanks to the astonishing variety. Emcees like Audio Hustla, ‘Luke The Dook’ (NY), Ground Broken’s own ‘Surreal’ (CO), Tattoo artist and all around grinder ‘Blackluck’ (VA), mister Grizwald himself ‘Grizz’ (CO), Soulful ‘KZ’ formerly known as ‘Proylfik’ (FL) and the always at it ‘Ghostryder’ (NJ) assembles a Hip Hop force to immense not to be reckoned with. Comeback kids like ‘The Ephameracans’ and ‘Nick Fury’ (Both NM) establish go to lyrics for the second round. The flow styles ranges to involve multiple different spectators. Also slicing and dicing the 1s and 2s DJ Kosmo throws some insane cuts together for the total package feel. From USA to Canada; From the East to the West, “Street Cypher II” will be saturate 40+ markets especially geared towards downloadable content and more unique tools for the fans to engage with the artists. Send us your opinions, feedback, reviews and any other thoughts on your mind on how to improve the “Street Cypher” experience. As well as submissions for future projects contact us. Check below for more info. This is not the first installment to our ever expanding empire and definitely won't be the last. This is only a beginning, Cook Book Records has already planned to let loose "Street Cypher III" in the spring and continue seasonally releasing free downloadable mix tapes. If this sounds like something you are interested in, we are currently accepting submissions. 20 slots 20 USDs serious inquiries only. Check submission information below CBR Is dedicated to promoting and can exponentially help out you exposure. No quarters necessary, unlimited play enjoy “Street Cypher II” Contact: grandarchfans@yahoo.com For Information Packets Tracks Recorded at various locals including Double Helix's "Kitchen", Evo Studios, And More. All Tracks Arranged By The Grand Architect and TBA Soon… All Artwork Generated By The Grand Architect. Be Sure To Prepare Yourself For “The Great Purge” CBR’s Own ‘Arch Rivals’ Debut LP Album… + Multiple Upcoming CBR Releases! Also Grand Architect's New Super Single "Crop Circles" Feat. B Real From Cypress Hill and Double Helix's New EP "The Strain" Feat. Main Flow, J Sands and More Are All Available @ cookbookrecords.com thegrandarchitect.bandcamp.com and Digital Outlets Worldwide All Rights Reserved Cook Book Records © 2012 Track List 1. Round 2 Produced By Ill-a-str8d. 2. React to This Featuring Ill-a-str8d and Evoulution Produced By LX Beats. 3. Street Cyphe Featuring Luke The Dook Produced By Ill-a-str8d. 4. Worldwide Exclusive Featuring Epique Produced By Frosty Fin. 5. Rocket Exclusive Featuring Ghostryder Produced By Allarounda. 6. Ball 2 Death Featuring Evolution Produced By J1K. 7. Kill The Radio Featuring Nick Furious Produced By Ill-a-str8d. 8. Mind Control Featuring Ephameracans Produced By Geomtrk. 9. Bitter World Exclusive Featuring Blackluck and Zach Magillis. 10. What It Is Featuring Epique and Nick Furious Produced By LX Beats. 11. Hunker Down Featuring Grizz Produced By Grand Architect. 12. Monetary Music Produced By LX Beats. 13. Smile Exclusive Featuring KZ (Formerly Prolyfik) and Frank Soul. 14. Call You Produced By Ill-a-str8d. 15. In a Time Like This Featuring Surreal and Evolution Produced By Constant Elevation. 16. Instant Classic Produced By Frosty Fin. 17. Human Remains Exclusive Featuring Hannibal Jesster Produced By KeKo. 18. Daze Featuring Project O Produced By Epique. Additional Notes: Live Bass Provided by Shay Loungey on track 3. LX Beats Provided through “Raw Bangers”. Special Thanks To Michal, and to everyone involved in the entire CBR Street Cypher Series team. Tags: cookbook records, grand architect, illastr8ed, J1k, Evolution, Frosty Fin, LX Beats, Constant Elevation, DJ Kosmo, KZ, Blackluck, Surreal, Grizz, Hannibal, Franksoul, Ghostryder, Luke The Dook, Ephameracans, Nick Fury, Artistik Intellagents

  • 2012

    Aug 8


    Everywhere, EVERY, US | 8:00pm
    thegrandarchitect.bandcamp...
    Everywhere, EVERY, US
    Wed Aug 08, 2012 8:00pm

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    Entire Album: Hulk Share; http://www.hulkshare.com/grandarchitect Mediafire; http://www.mediafire.com/?n42rqsqm31fh40y Drop Box; http://dl.dropbox.com/u/25515756/Street%20Cypher%20I%20MP3s.zip FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Cook Book Records Introducing the Premier of "Street Cypher I" International Mix Tape! Grand Architect and Ill-a-str8d Known as Double Helix have been hunting and gathering for some of the most unique talents that span across globe to join together for the ultimate movement. Based off the classic vs. game, "Street Cypher I" brings it back to the authentic passion of the streets, passing the mic from continent to country. Better yet you don't have to spend even a single quarter because the "Street Cypher" series will be all FREE! Using your best strategy to defeat the game and above all choosing the right team to win! You couldn't go wrong selecting these characters. Ranging from national super rappers such as, MC Subcon (CO), Guilty Smiles (AZ), Bodi (CO), B Franks (UT), Fitch Head (UT) Evolution (CO), Ephameracans (NM), Dusk Raps (UT), Nick Fury (NM) and More all the way to international legends like French phenoms Akalmy, South Africa's own Weez and the methodical butcher Frosty Fin from Finland. 9+ producers provide an incredible sound variety. Beats by DJ Kaotic, DJ Darth, Geomtrk, Epique, Crisis Musik, Frosty Fin and including additional in house production by Double Helix gives the mix tape an assortment of vibes. Also DJ Cuts from DJ C-Nice, Geomtrk and The Grand Architect. This is not the first installment to our ever expanding empire and definitely won't be the last. This is only a beginning, Cook Book Records has already planned to let loose "Street Cypher II" in the fall and continue seasonally releasing free downloadable mix tapes. If this sounds like something you are interested in, we are currently accepting submissions. 20 slots 20 USDs serious inquiries only. Check submission information below CBR Is dedicated to promoting and can exponentially help out you exposure. Hip Hop is something worth fighting for, so join us for this unbelievable clash, "Street Cypher I"! Contact: grandarchfans@yahoo.com For Information Packets and Be Sure to Visit cookbookrecords.com thegrandarchitect.bandcamp.com Tracks Recorded at various locals including Double Helix's "Kitchen", Pig Latin Productions Studios, And More. All Tracks Arranged By The Grand Architect. All Artwork Generated By The Grand Architect. Grand Architect's New Super Single "Crop Circles" Feat. B Real From Cypress Hill and Double Helix's New EP "The Strain" Feat. Main Flow, J Sands and More All Available @ cookbookrecords.com thegrandarchitect.bandcamp.com and Digital Outlets Worldwide All Rights Reserved Cook Book Records © 2012 Track List 1. Round 1 2. Cheat A Friend Feat. Arch Rivals (Ill-a-str8d and Nick Furious) and Grim 3. Booyah Feat. Ephameracans (Soy The Organic Hispanic, Geomtrk and Epique) 4. Live In Stereo Feat. Evolution 5. ARU Feat Arch Rivals (Ill-a-str8d and Nick Furious) 6. Execution Fashion Feat. Guilty Smiles 7. Shoot For The Top 8. Feel That Energy Feat. Bodi 9. Need The Change 10. Fight For This Spot Feat. MC Subcon 11. Grand Slam 12. Strong Enough Feat. Akalmy 13. Tear It Up 14. Story Of An Emcee Feat Dusk Raps 15. Super Deluxe 16. Perfection Feat. Weez 17. 3 Months Feat. Double Helix (Grand Architect and Ill-a-str8d) 18. Put It On The Bible Feat B Franks and Fitch Head Production Notes 1,6,7,16,17 Produced By Ill-a-str8d 10, 14 Produced By The Grand Architect 2,8 Co-Production By Double Helix (Grand Architect and Ill-a-str8d) 3 Prod. By Geomtrk 4 Prod. By DJ Kaotic 5 Prod. By Frosty Fin 9 Prod. By DJ Darth 11 Prod. By VJ Smooth 12 Prod. By Akalmy 13 Prod. By Crises Musik 15 Prod. By Epique 18 Prod. By B Franks Additional Notes Recordings for 18 done in Utah. Recording for 2,3,5, 7,17 done in New Mexico. Recording for 4,8,9,10,11,13,15 done in Colorado. Special Thanks to All who were involved.

  • 2012

    Jan 18


    Albuquerque, NM, US | 9:00pm

    Albuquerque, NM, US
    Wed Jan 18, 2012 9:00pm

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    Come Celebrate My Sister Michelle's Birthday With A Night Full Of Great Hip Hop Music Provides By Albuquerque's Finest. The Show is Free So Come One Come All We Would Love To See You There.

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