Boombotix 420 Easter Mix

This playlist is a collection of jams designed to elevate your session to new heights. We encourage you to take this special 2014 Easter 420 holiday to find eggs that have some really special treasures. This mix has a dab of gangster rap, reggae, and some classics to put you on another level. If you want to session with us, you can join us on Boombotix SYNC to have a real-time session throughout the day. Roll it up and hit the play button.

Also be sure to check out the new Boombot2+ Chronic Edition launching on 4-20. If you want to take these tunes on-the-go, this little guy can help lead the way.

Snoop Dogg “Reincarnated” as Snoop Lion

Love & peace & unity dominates Snoop’s new sound

When we first heard that Snoop Dogg had decided to start making reggae music under the name Snoop Lion, we thought it was a joke of some sort, kinda like that strange Joaquin Phoenix hoax where he pretended to be a gangster rapper for a documentary. Yeah, that went over well — especially for Casey Affleck. Then the more we thought about it, the more it made sense. No one smokes more weed than Snoop. It only makes sense that eventually the principles and ideals of Rastafarianism would make an impact on him, since they consider it a sacred herb God gave to them. No word on whether or not Snoop Lion is a Jah loving rasta who believes Haile Selassie is the reincarnation of Jesus Christ yet, or whether or not Snoop plans on growing him some dreads and preaching on Babylon. That would be so epic!

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Music Hackday a huge success for the big data revolution

We were truly excited about some of the technologies being developed at Music Hack Day. As a company that is pioneering different methods for networking music media, the Hackathon really reinforces the notion that music technology is going to continue to evolve very quickly.

Source: VentureBeat

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Soundcloud meetup at Summit SF: SoundCloud Global Meetup Day: The Meaning of Sound, According to You

 

Wednesday, October 5, 2011, 7:00 PM

SELECTED BY: SOUNDCLOUD

The Summit

780 Valencia St San Francisco, California (map)

SELECTED BY: EAMON PURPLEGANDA ARMSTRONG

Message from Soundcloud:

On October 5 connect, meet and create for SoundCloud’s Global Meetup Day and let the world know what sound means to you. How does it fit into your life? What makes you remember a sound, what kind of ideas does it spark, how does it inspire you? Express the meaning of sound through a song, spoken word or simply the sounds of the world around you – http://bit.ly/q2nfgu

Promote your meetup on Facebook and Twitter and invite your friends to join. We will help you promote your meetup through our channels. Organizers will be sent a meetup kit with stickers, SoundCloud name badges and a t-shirt: meetups@soundcloud.com

We’re pumped, let’s do this! Gear up, start organizing today!

For more information, please check out (and RSVP to) the Facebook Event Page here:

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=141717945925067