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2 new albums to get excited about: Scroobius Pip + Metermaids

Sage Francis speaks on new albums by Scroobius Pip and the Metermaids. “Distraction Pieces” and “Rooftop Shake” both drop in September (2011) on Strange Famous Records.

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Metermaids – Graveyard Shift

Produced by Grammy-winning producer 9th WONDER, “Graveyard Shift” is the first single from the SFR debut album “Rooftop Shake” from Brooklyn, NY duo METERMAIDS (Swell & Sentence)!
“Rooftop Shake” also features cuts by Rob Swift and appearances by Sage Francis & Buck 65, and drops on September 6, 2011! Pre-sale package deals are available right now [...]

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Metermaids’ SFR debut “Rooftop Shake” Available Now on CD & MP3!

METERMAIDS (Brooklyn-based emcees Sentence & Swell) have dropped their SFR debut album! Featuring cuts from X-Ecutioners DJ Rob Swift, production from Grammy Award Winner 9th WONDER, and appearances by SAGE FRANCIS & BUCK 65, “ROOFTOP SHAKE”is available on CD & MP3 Download now from SFRstore!

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Planking is Political

People often ask me why I enjoy planking photos so much. The truth is, planking has helped change the world for the better. This particular planking photo was taken during the Kent State Massacre of 1970. It helped end the Vietnam War. This may have also been the first instance of “owling” but that can’t [...]

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Sage Francis “makes it up” to Portland and Seattle

The Metermaids and Sadistik have been added to both shows! Details below…

In 2010 I was in the middle of my LI(F)E Tour when I received word of my father’s passing. Due to this horrible news, I cut my Seattle show short and canceled the Portland show in order to fly home and attend the funeral [...]

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B. Dolan & Buddy Peace – Earthmovers (Redux)

B. Dolan & Buddy Peace are currently hard at work on “House of Bees vol. 2,” as well as some killer new arrangements for their upcoming European Tour w/ Dan Le Sac. One of our favorite new arrangements from both is presented here as a free download, to celebrate the grand opening of the new [...]

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NEW! Copyright Criminals “Funky Drummer Edition” DVD+Vinyl LP Box Set!

The Copyright Criminals documentary explores the impact that sampling and remixing has had on modern musicians, veteran performers, and anyone who has listened to contemporary pop hits in the past 20 years. This new deluxe box set includes an exclusive Clyde Stubblefield s Ultimate Breaks and Beats 12-Inch Vinyl Record, Copyright Criminals All Stars Trading Cards, a Movie Poster, Stickers, and much more!

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Buck 65 – Heatwave

To prepare for this week’s heatwave, one that we’re told will be the worst of the summer, your good friends at Strange Famous recommend that you download this Buck 65 song for FREE! “Heatwave” is featured on Buck’s 1957-themed album, SITUATION, which is available on CD, vinyl & MP3 here: http://bitURL.net/situation ON SALE NOW!
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