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MIXTAPE MADNESS: DJ Unison feat DENT- Greatest Songs You Never Heard


For those of you that don’t know, I got my start as a battle MC back in Colorado in the early ’90′s and during that time, there was one name that was synonymous with dope MCs, and that name was and still is Rhyme Skwadrun. We were a spin-off crew of the Lordz of Finesse and Radiobums crews that were running the Mile High hiphop scene during that era.

For heads in the Denver metro area, one of the Rhyme Skwadrun MCs, DENT is one of the more prolific MCs around and is known for holding it down from cyphers to the booth.

Denver’s DJ Unison got together with DENT and rocked out a banger of a mix tape, “Greatest Songs You Never Heard“- an hour of pure, unadulterated hiphop. If you’re a fan of the Rawkus 50, Mos Def, Brooklyn Academy, The Lyricist Lounge, etc., then you definitely need to check this mix out.

DENT- Greatest Songs You Never Heard by DjUnison

Sea of Dreams NYE 2010- Ozomatli, Bassnectar, Glitch Mob & more!

When: Thursday, December 31, 2009 from 9pm-5am
The Concourse Center, 635 8th Street, San Francisco
General info:
anonEvents, Sunset Promotions, an-ten-nae presents
Press contact:
Kelly Edwards, press@sunsetpromotions.net
Sponsorship info:
Admissions: 18+ Admitted

Artists include:

In their fourteen years together as a band, celebrated Los Angeles culture-mashers Ozomatli have gone from being hometown heroes to being named U.S. State Department Cultural Ambassadors. Ozomatli has always … More >

What started back in the mid nineties as an experiment fusing youth culture and social action has turned into a multi-faceted, multi-faced creature called Bassnectar. It is the brainchild of Lorin Ashton, and … More >

Ghostland Observatory is not a band, but an agreement between two friends to create something that not only heals their beat-driven hearts, but pleases their rock ‘n roll souls. Taking the working man’s … More >

The Yard Dogs Road Show is a hobo cabaret, a living patchwork of vaudeville and rock and roll. In the enchanting land of stage show entertainment theirs is both pleasant and formidable terrain. They require a … More >

Taking influences from hip-hop, rock and experimental electronic genres, The Glitch Mob have crafted a new form of futuristic dance music. Their wicked combination of ferocious bass, neck-snapping drums and … More >

Jason Hann and Michael Travis (percussionist and drummer from the band The String Cheese Incident) make up this 100% improvised live Breakbeat/ House/ Drum ‘n Bass/ Trip-Hop project. Drawing from the ethos of … More >

As a child growing up in a small village in Kenya, Sila remembers tuning in to a shortwave radio for the latest pop offerings from the West. By way of a faint, crackling radio signal, Sila first became … More >

LYNX and Jamie Janover create a diversified harmonic blend of all original hip-hop and down-tempo electronica grooves with folk style song writing, guitar playing, beat boxing, rhyming, amplified mini-kit … More >

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Marty Folb aka MartyParty – Born and raised in South Africa, found his way to San Francisco 15 years ago as a software programmer. After discovering the music of the west coast and wanting to “Africanize” it, … More >

Ana Sia’s love of electronic music combined with an innate understanding of the value of dance to the human soul collectively fuse to create unforgettable sets of experience, whether she is slamming spots in … More >

An-ten-nae is one of San Francisco’s most sought after DJs and live performers. After years of production ranging from electronica to breaks to dubstep, he has developed his signature “Acid Crunk” sound, … More >

As of now I love down and dirty hip hop… acid / crunk hop…..bassy, glitched out mid-tempo that makes no sense – deep, dark mind twisting tech house – sassy ass electro, flattening, melodic dub step, rich … More >

Shawna’s passion for music began in early childhood and throughout while attending the Winnipeg Folk Music Festival in Manitoba, Canada, where she grew up. There, she was exposed to musical geniuses from all … More >

Geno Cochino (Sacred G) jumped into the dj scene in 2006 wielding a record bag full of an at the time unheard of genre now known globally as dubstep. His 4 year long love affair with the sound has led him to … More >

MoPo (aka Motion Potion aka Robbie Kowal) is undeniably one of America’s most versatile, experienced and hands down joyous party rockers. His decade long mission has been to connect the casual music fan with … More >

Despite having the self-proclaimed “dumbest name in showbiz,” Party Ben is one of the major figures in the bootleg/mash-up scene, a radio legend, and an eclectic DJ who has toured worldwide. He’s known for his … More >

Chip Corwin, (a.k.a.) DJ Mancub, represents the world famous Space Cowboys and Sleevin Records in San Francisco. For the last 4 years he has been voted into the top eleven dj’s of San Francisco along with Mark … More >

Laird grew up near Chicago, immersed in the vibe of the original house music scene during the late ’80′s, buying records and djing numerous warehouse and renegade parties. A classically trained pianist of a … More >

David Starfire is a producer, composer, multi-instrumentalist and DJ based in Los Angeles and San Francisco. His production style is eclectic, fusing music varying from Dance to Rock, Hip Hop to World music … More >

Jef Stott has been deftly navigating the realms of the global remix for over a decade, where he has consistently been at the forefront of the International Global Electronica movement. Currently signed to Six … More >

His decks run a course from East to West and North to South, referencing idioms worldwide and incorporating the leading edge of Global Electronica: Chewy snares, whumpy bass, pawn-shopped grooves, sinewy … More >

DJ Feral specializes in ambient and dance-inducing grooves combining world beat, Middle Eastern, Asian, African and more! He has a vast collection of music tracks that most of you have never heard, acquired … More >

Based in Downtown los Angeles, The Do LaB is an ensemble cast of creatives ranging from artists, event producers, lighting designers, djs, constructors, welders, costumers, musicians, and the performance … More >

Hookadome has emerged as a premiere music and arts camp on the Burning Man Playa and beyond, providing sensory delights to visitors in the Dome and stellar music and fire performances on our stage at night. … More >

Sea of Dreams was born of the Circus! Every year since its inception, the event has been graced with great circus, performance and cabaret talent. This year.. our tenth, will be no exception. CIRQULARIOUS!, … More >

Kerri Kresinski has been performing for her entire life. She started dancing at age 3 and never stopped. Although her dancing has a foundation of classical and contemporary training, her style embodies an … More >

eka.boo.button is a playful spirit who dreams of forever viewing the world through the eyes of a child. She adores living her life in reverie while curiously dancing on suspended silks, ropes, hoops, and peg … More >

Performing together since 2007, DREAM FROHE and ANNEKA DEACON created CALLIOPE to give voice to their unique creative vision through a variety of solo and duo aerial pieces on lyra, sling, double hammock, … More >

PYRONAUTS are the international all-star, super-hero troupe that performs in Burning Man’s Fire Conclave around the Man just prior to ignition. Pyronauts were founded by Vatra in 2005 and honored with the … More >

The Dreamtime Circus Calypso, Chris Dunn, and Summer Bowie The Dreamtime Circus, a non-profit organization, is an ensemble of professionals which specializes in doing international outreach tours to bring free … More >

Serpentine is a professional bellydancer whose soulful and authentic style has enchanted audiences in San Francisco, New York and Europe. She performs traditional Egyptian cabaret, American Tribal and has … More >

Richard Hartnell’s performance of ball contact showcases the fluidity and etherealness particular to the art. Originating in the Pacific Northwest, this sphere charming contact juggler has shocked and amazed … More >

The Fossettes, are the fusion of a succubus, an Amazon priestess, and a pair of red-headed sirens. They have come together to channel the inspiring work of those who have come and passed before them, in … More >

The HoopGirl AllStars go from camp to vamp and back, faster than you can say “Hoop-la-la!”. Dishing out more than just gyration, these vivacious vixens perform high energy, acrobatic dance with prismatic, … More >

Aradia Julia Sunseri is a visionary artist of many mediums. With over 10 years devoted to theatre and the movement arts, she has applied her passion to innovate unique art performances on stage and film. … More >

Serena Doodlbug is a very passionate artist, performer and Certified Hoop Dance Instructor based out of Portland, OR. She has been hooping for over 5 years, and teaching for 4. The hoop has had a tremendous … More >

Meghan The Kat channels the divine spirit of play as she explores the realms of dance by the use of the magical hula hoop. As Syncronicity Sings, she picked up her first hula hOOp at a String Cheese Incident … More >

Jenn and Elysha are San Francisco natives, both born and raised in this lovely city. They have danced in clubs and events all over the city including Skills, BADNB, 1015 Folsom, Infusion Lounge, Anon Gallery, … More >

The photographic work of Kyer Wiltshire is familiar to anyone who frequents Burning Man, Earthdance, Harmony Fest or any of multitude of other West Coats music/culturefestival. Sea of Dreams this year has … More >