Archive for July, 2012

Veritas – Thou Shalt Not Fall (Video)

Posted in Irish Hip Hop Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 26, 2012 by craicmusic

The Dublin/Kildare rap duo Epik & Exile together are Veritas and their latest video ‘Thou Shalt Not Fall’ will grab listeners attention with dark imagery and a menacing soundtrack.

JackKnifeJ is on the production, it’s another solid track to add his ever-growing collection of beats and Joe Dooney is on the visuals after making successful videos for Lethal Dialect & Costello.

Veritas have an album scheduled for October/November, Craic Music will keep you up-to-date with the latest developments.

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Temper-Mental MissElayneous – Step In The Ring (Video)

Posted in Irish Hip Hop Videos with tags , , , , , , , , on July 26, 2012 by craicmusic

You may remember last month Craic Music reported Temper-Mental MissElayneous’s Proletarian Restitution EP and a track called ‘Step In The Ring’ inspired by Katie Taylor the Irish Female World Boxing Champion competing in this year’s Olympics.

Here’s the official video to ‘Step In The Ring’ instead of keepin er lit TMN is keepin er wet, it’s an entertaining watch.

The beat was produced by Eberhart and Lindsey Byrne directs the video.

All the proceeds of the track will be donated to the Peter McVerry Trust supporting Dublin’s homeless. Buy it here for €1 (click here)

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Mango & RapThor – Phantom 105.2 FM

Posted in Interviews, Irish Hip Hop Audio, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 26, 2012 by craicmusic

Catch the latest interview and freestyle session by Mango (The Animators) & RapThor (A.W.O.L) for Nadine O’Regan’s The Kiosk on Phantom 105.2 FM.

They talk on a number of hot issues in the hip hop scene at the moment and it’s well worth a listen. The Kiosk arts and culture show airs every Saturday 11am @ Phantom.ie

Mango                         RapThor
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Off The Record – Craic Music Mix

Posted in Craic Music Podcast, Irish Hip Hop Downloads with tags , , , , , , , , on July 26, 2012 by craicmusic

Craic Music recently featured in Off The Record’s mix series, 10 mixes with 10 different genres by Irish DJ’s.

There’s plenty of great music to be heard, hit up offtherecordsounds.blogspot.com for more!

Off The Record – Volume #010
mixed by Craic Music

“For our tenth installment we’re delving into the archives of Irish hip-hop with Craic Music. You can expect to hear lesser known gems, clips of hip-hop history and an element of discovery in whats coming up in the Irish scene. Craic Music has compiled this brilliant mix in a flawless and fun way representing a genre that deserves a lot more notice in this country. This mix is another shining example of what we’re all about at Off The Record, getting new unheard sounds out to the world. Check out our blog for more info, www.offtherecordsounds.blogspot.com.”

Download (click here)

Off The Record – Volume #010 – Craic Music by Craicmusic on Mixcloud

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Deviant & Spekulativ Fiktion – 48 EP

Posted in Irish Hip Hop Downloads with tags , , , , , , , on July 24, 2012 by craicmusic

Deviant and Spekulativ Fiktion spent the guts of 48 hours drinkin tae, writing raps, eating curry, chopping beats and generally havin a grand aul time.

Spek came to my gaff for 2 nights. We made this.
No fannying about.
DIY.

The 3 track EP is available as a free download from the following link…

Download (click here)

….get it quick, we may decide to take it down on a whim. We’re like that.

You’ve been warned, act swiftly and don’t miss this tidy EP of hip hop brilliance.

Tracklist
1. Transcend The Legacy
2. Before Light Meets The Eyes
3. Talking Snakes

Download (click here)

               Deviant                   Spekulative Fiktion
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The Original Rudeboys – Written Songs (Feeling Good)

Posted in Irish Hip Hop Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 23, 2012 by craicmusic

North Inner City Dublin lads, The Original Rudeboys, are in the process of becoming a very succesful band and their latest video for ‘Written Songs (Feeling Good)” is easy listening and perfect for the music channels.

They are an excellent example of how diverse the hip hop scene in Ireland is and what it can offer people of all ages. Neddy keeps the flows smooth and the Rudeboys have deservedly clocked 26,000 YouTube views in two days.

Their current ‘Written Songs’ EP is #2 in iTunes charts, you can find it (here) and tickets to ORB’s gig in The Academy, Dublin 22nd Dec are now on sale via Ticketmaster

The Original Rudeboys
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Terawrizt – New Old School

Posted in Irish Hip Hop Videos with tags , , , , , , , on July 23, 2012 by craicmusic

Absolute fire from Terawrizt as he offloads punchlines galore over some pulsating Tony Mahoney production. Cuts provided by DJ Mayhem.

The workrate at Trackhouse Studios is very promising, Tera is working on Rob Kelly’s latest single as well as keeping his own material on course.

If you missed Terawrizt’s Reign Of Tera EP make sure to download (click here)

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