Event: King’s Khrysis x E Major is Better Than Yours Listening Party

I couldn’t be more excited to announce this!  As you know I’ve been working on E Major is… Better Than Yours for some time and we’re finally getting ready to release it.  And you probably already know that our homie King Mez has been having amazing success recently thanks to his Stussy affiliation and his amazing collab with Khrysis on the King’s Khrysis EP.  So we to celebrate to and to let all of our fans know they’re appreciated, we’ve teamed up with our good friends at Pedx Baltimore and Flying Dog Beer to bring you a listening party/ happy hour for FREE.99!!!  Of course our homeboy Jerome Baker III will be there DJing as his site www.betterthanyours.net is the reason that the E Major is… Better Than Yours exists and has such a boastful title.  Also, DJ Face aka Sean Armstrong will be in the house spinning as well.  Oh yeah, we’re celebrating Mez’s birthday too so you know it’s gonna be live!  So please stop by, have a listen to Mez’s project, my project and enjoy some free beer!  Could you ask for a better happy hour!?

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New Music: E Major – “Where You Came From?” feat. King Mez and J Hill

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E Major and Under Sound Music in conjunction with lifestyle blog Better Than Yours release the first single from the forthcoming EP E Major is… Better Than Yours.

As E Major preps to release his second mixtape of the year he enlists North Carolina rapper King Mez and Washington, DC crooner J Hill to assist him with his first single “Where You Came From.”  The songs features a jazzy piano beat produced by E Major himself and with cuts by True School member DJ Face.

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Exclusive Interview: Sean Armstrong

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Once you become known as a DJ how do one transition from behind the decks to the front of the stage without everyone calling you a rapping DJ? Kanye successfully became an MC after being known solely as a producer but has there ever been a DJ that successfully holds down the tables and the mic?  Considering that MCing was created by DJ’s bragging and boasting over their mixes, you would think there would be more of this happening.  Sean Armstrong also known as DJ Face, one of the DJ’s in 9th Wonder‘s respected True School DJ crew, appears to be one of the few that has the skill to do both with admirable skill.

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