Thursday, August 6, 2015

Event: Back 2 Da Golden Era - 90s Pinoy Hip-Hop (August 8, 2015; 8PM at Back To The 90s, Tomas Morato, QC)



Butta-Flava Entertainment & The Pinoy Hiphoppaz Organization
Present:

#Back2DaGoldenEra: 90s Pinoy Hip Hop

Reminiscing the good old days of 90s Hip-Hop era? It's your chance to go back in time as Butta-Flava Entertainment and The Pinoy Hiphoppaz Organization brings you "Back2DaGoldenEra: 90s Pinoy Hip Hop" this coming Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 8PM which will be held at the Back To The 90s Bar, Tomas Morato Ave., Quezon City.

Witness the oldschool Pinoy Hip-Hop artists such as: Jug Honeyluv (4 East Flava), DJ Dreadknoxx (4 East Flava), Layzie Fu (4 East Flava), Sunny Bandila (Urban Flow), Pikaso, Kemikal Ali (BB Clan), Beware (Death Threat), Syke, Renegade Souljahz, J-masta (TBK/The Battle Krew), Lowkey Daboywonder (Madd Poets, Jhego aka Felix Bakat (Legit Misfitz). Classic Oldschool Hip-Hop music all night will be empowered by DJ Lowkey, DJ Dreadknoxx and DJ Pikaso.

Ticket priced at: 150 PHP with 1 FREE Beer (Pre-selling price), 200  PHP with 1 FREE Beer (If you buy at the door)

For ticket reservations, contact: 0932-347-2967 or visit the event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1646977142183582/

References:
  1. https://www.facebook.com/events/1646977142183582/
  2. http://rapista.ph/event-back-2-da-golden-era-90s-pinoy-hip-hop-august-8-2015-8pm-at-back-to-the-90s-tomas-morato-qc/
  3. http://rapista.blogspot.com/2015/08/event-back-2-da-golden-era-90s-pinoy.html

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Tools of Trade: Allen & Heath dLive Digital Mixing System


Allen & Heath, the World-class professional audio mixing consoles designer and manufacturer of mixing decks based in Penryn, Cornwall, United Kingdom which was acquired by Electra Partners in 2013 has released "dLive Digital Mixing System" series. dLive is an innovative digital mixing system targeting the processing and flexibility in the most demanding live performance scenario between performers and audiences.

Price range: $22,500 - $35,000 (for small to large venue); roughly around 990K - 1.54M PHP
Available date: September 2015 in most countries
Key Features: XCVI Core, DEEP Processing, dLive Ecosystem, Harmony UI, Transparent Workflow, Built to Endure








System
  • Distributed system with separate MixRack and Surface – mix and match any combination
  • DX32 modular expansion racks for flexible I/O
  • DEEP processing – powerful embedded plugins including GEQ and compressor modelling
  • Pro-touring grade construction
  • Redundant hot swappable power supply common across the range
  • Redundant connections throughout
  • Up to 814 system inputs and 824 outputs
  • Up to 5 audio networking option cards including Dante, Waves SG, ACE, MADI
  • Compatible with ME personal mixing system
dLive MixRacks
  • Choice of 3 sizes (32, 48 or 64 mic inputs)
  • XCVI 160x64 FPGA core: 96kHz sample rate, variable bit-depth for ultimate precision and noise performance, virtually infinite mix headroom thanks to 96bit accumulator, Class leading (ultra-low latency < 0.6ms)
  • 128 Input Channels with full processing
  • 64 Mix Outputs with full processing
  • Configurable 64 bus architecture (group, FX, aux, matrix, mains)
  • LR, LCR and up to 5.1 mains mode
  • 16 RackFX with dedicated stereo returns
  • Multiple PFLs
  • 24 DCAs
  • Built-in signal generator, RTA and spectrogram
  • New preamp design for extra transparency
  • Unique Active PAD circuit for consistent performance with any source
  • Connection hub: Dual redundant GigaACE gigabit link to Surface, 2x redundant DX links for I/O expansion, 3x I/O Ports – 128 ch 96 kHz each, Dedicated ME-1 48kHz port, 2x Network ports, Wordclock BNC I/O
  • Dual redundant, hot swappable power supply
  • Flush front panel with ultra quiet fan
  • Reversible rack ears design
dLive Surfaces
  • Choice of 3 sizes (20, 28 or 36 faders)
  • Fully assignable layout – up to 216 fader strips
  • Harmony UI integrates screen and wrap-around controls: Single or twin 12” capacitive touchscreen, Gesture (control – pinch, swipe, drag ‘n drop), Dedicated multi-mode EQ view, Configurable widget areas for Scenes, meters, FX and more, 3 pages of 6 assignable rotaries per screen
  • 26 assignable SoftKeys
  • Engineer’s Wedge and IEM fader strips
  • Comprehensive multipoint metering
  • Daylight visibility
  • USB stereo recording and playback
  • 8 XLR mic/line in, 8 XLR line out
  • 2 digital st AES3 in, 3 digital st AES3 out
  • Connection hub: Dual redundant GigaACE gigabit link to MixRack, 1x redundant DX link for I/O expansion, 2x I/O Ports – 128 ch 96 kHz each, 2x Network ports, Wordclock BNC I/O, Video output, Dual redundant, hot swappable power supply
Control
  • Networked wired or wireless control
  • Editor software for online or offline PC/Mac editing
  • dLive MixPad and OneMix apps
  • IP range of PoE remote controllers
  • TCP/IP protocol for third party integration
  • Extensive User Permissions and Profiles
  • Comprehensive Scene management with Cue List, multiple Scene Update, Crossfades, Recall
    Filters, Embedded Recalls, Auto Store, Recall Undo
References:
  1. http://dlive.allen-heath.com/
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9X_UDQPmq0c
  3. http://www.allen-heath.com/allen-heath-launches-next-generation-digital-mixing-series/
  4. https://www.facebook.com/AllenHeathofficial
  5. http://rapista.ph/tools-of-trade-allen-heath-dlive-digital-mixing-system/
  6. http://rapista.blogspot.com/2015/07/tools-of-trade-allen-heath-dlive.html

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Event: R.A.P. with Pinoy Hiphoppaz (The Mall Show)



The Pinoy Hiphoppaz Organization & Butta-Flava Entertainment in cooperation with JamBongga The Activate Music Jam presents:

R.A.P. with PINOY HIPHOPPAZ
(Respeto at Pagmamahal | Respect and Peace)
The Mall Show

The Pinoy Hiphoppaz (PHH) Mall Show will be held at 3rd Floor, Food Court, EGI Mall, Buendia Ave. cor. Taft Ave., Manila this coming Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 2-9PM.

The PHH Mall Show is open to all members of PHH (past & present / active & inactive) and also open to #FriendsOfPHH. This is also available to artists who were part of the series of mixtapes released under the PHH Org: The Pinoy Hiphoppaz Volume 1 - 4.

Performances by: Owwyie Juan, Jeyouz, C-Love, Gnarlydork, Kid Cras, Ryke, Bomb D, Cocoy G, Jr Prisno, Capone, Syper One, Cast Wun, G-Flow, Taggsign, Mistah, Freek, Twixx & Bonestah of the Beatlab.

Do you want to perform?
Slots are anywhere between 10-20 minutes (depending on the number of performers).

Format: USB or CD. Full band or Acoustic set-up is permitted. Iff you have a DJ, let PHH know, too.

To sign up for performance slots, visit the event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/898750026863620/

References: 
  1. https://www.facebook.com/events/898750026863620/
  2. http://rapista.ph/event-r-a-p-with-pinoy-hiphoppaz-the-mall-show/
  3. http://rapista.blogspot.com/2015/06/event-rap-with-pinoy-hiphoppaz-mall-show.html

Event: Ruby Ibarra Live at Sev's (July 6, 2015 at 6PM)


Ruby Ibarra is a Rapper, Lyricist and a Spoken Word Artist from the California, USA. Born in the Philippines and raised in the Bay Area, Ruby Ibarra's style includes the influences of 90's Hip-Hop with the elements of Poetry as you can hear in most of her tracks which she described as "a variety of topics -- boastful raps, about my culture, society, politics, my experiences, and stories of others that I feel haven't been told too often.”



She will be performing live at Sev's Cafe, Legaspi Towers 300, Roxas Boulevard cor. P. Ocampo St., Malate, Manila this coming July 6, 2015 before flying back to the US. The entrance for the event is FREE and will be featuring local poets and spoken word artists so you better be there.

References:
  1. https://www.facebook.com/events/834971076622279/
  2. https://www.facebook.com/rubyibarramusic
  3. https://www.facebook.com/rbibarra
  4. http://kollaboration.org/2280/my-interview-with-ruby-ibarra/
  5. http://www.datpiff.com/Ruby-Ibarra-Lost-In-Translation-mixtape.428501.html
  6. http://rapista.ph/event-ruby-ibarra-live-at-sevs-july-6-2015-at-6pm/
  7. http://rapista.blogspot.com/2015/06/event-ruby-ibarra-live-at-sevs-july-6.html

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Event: We Be Hip-Hop at Archipelago 7107 on June 23, 2015 at 8PM


We Be Hip-Hop is an event spearheaded by Women's Business Hip-Hop which will be held at Archipelago 7107, El Pueblo, Ortigas Center, Pasig City on June 23, 2015 (Tuesday) at 8PM. This is a FREE ENTRANCE event. The music of the event will be empowered by DJ DreadKnoxx.

We Be Hip-Hop is a women-empowered event which includes notable appearances and live performances by Ruby Ibarra, Bebe Riz, Jug Honeyluv, MC Fatima, Jazze, Maria Herrera, Monique, Tru MC and other artists.

Check out this video invite:

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Live: Kanye West flamethrowing "All Day" performance at the 2015 BRIT Awards



Kanye West performs "All Day" at the 2015 BRIT Awards. Screenshot from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ABk7TmjnVk


Watch the flamethrowing performance of Kanye West with Theophilus London and Allan Kingdom for his new song "All Day" live at the 2015 BRIT Awards.


Kanye West performs "All Day" at the 2015 BRIT Awards. Screenshot from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ABk7TmjnVk


"All Day" is a song by Kanye West featuring Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney (Yes, the Beatles!) which was released as a single on March 2, 2015 on iTunes. It was rumored to be included in his upcoming album "SWISH" which was scheduled to be released sometime this 2015.

Kanye West performs "All Day" at the 2015 BRIT Awards. Screenshot from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ABk7TmjnVk
Kanye West performs "All Day" at the 2015 BRIT Awards. Screenshot from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ABk7TmjnVk

References:
  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ABk7TmjnVk
  2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/all-day-feat.-theophilus-london/id972815455
  3. https://twitter.com/kanyewest/status/594928453675159553
  4. http://rapista.blogspot.com/2015/05/live-kanye-west-flamethrowing-all-day.html
  5. http://rapista.ph/live-kanye-west-flamethrowing-all-day-performance-at-the-2015-brit-awards/