NOW AVAILABLE: “The Feeling of Flying” Album

The Feeling of Flying
The Feeling Of Flying compilation is now available in all digital outlets, courtesy of Ineffable Music.  Guest features include Fashawn, Brother Ali, Elzhi, Oddisee, Zion I, The Grouch, Eligh, Strong Arm Steady, Ras Kass, Sol, Chuuwee, and Gift of Gab.  All tracks produced by myself.  Mixed and mastered by Isaac Romero.  Cover art by Shai Dahan.  Thank you to all listeners, websites, journalists, and radio stations who have supported and helped spread the word.  At the end of the day, I do it for the love of the culture that we share.

Download on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlying
Download on Google Play: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlyingGP
Stream on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlyingSP

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NEW SINGLE: “The Feeling of Flying” ft. Brother Ali

Words through music can empower us in many ways, and I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to work with a true master of this craft. “The Feeling of Flying” single features the one and only Brother Ali, and is now available in digital format. Produced by myself, mastered by Isaac Romero, artwork by Shai Dahan, courtesy of Ineffable Music Group.  Thanks for supporting.

Download on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlying
Download on Google Play: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlyingGP
Stream on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/TheFeelingOfFlyingSP

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The Feeling of Flying – Details on Compilation Album

The Feeling of Flying

This summer, Markis Precise joins forces with Ineffable Music Group for his new compilation album The Feeling of Flying. The project features Fashawn, Brother Ali, Elzhi, Zion I, The Grouch, Eligh, Oddisee, Strong Arm Steady, Ras Kass, Sol, and more.  Cover art was designed by acclaimed painter and street artist Shai Dahan.  Available on July 28, 2015!

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Amp Live – Headphone Concerto (Pre-Order Specials)

Headphone Concerto
There is no doubt that Amp Live is one of the most talented music producers today.  His longevity speaks volumes and spans more than a decade, from his role as one half of the hip-hop duo Zion I, to his collaborations with high-profile artists, to his beats being featured in movies, TV shows, and commercials.

Despite all of his accomplishments, Amp Live often remains relatively low-key and humble, letting his music speak for itself.  With that said, there is nothing low-key about his new album Headphone Concerto, to be released on August 5.  The spotlight will truly be on Amp here, as he showcases his versatile production styles through solo tracks and collaborations with a grade-A list of respected MCs and singers.

Right now, you can pre-order Headphone Concerto on Amp Live’s official website through this link.  For a limited time only, there are special package deals that include autographed posters, t-shirts, vinyl records, headphones, sound packs, and even MIDI controllers for the music enthusiast.  I’ve already ordered one of the packages, make sure you do the same before it’s too late!  -Markis

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Mind Over Matter: The Prologue (Free Download)

Mind Over Matter: The Prologue showcases an eclectic mix of fresh talent from the Bay Area’s hip-hop, soul, and EDM scenes.  Presented by Zumbi (of Zion I) and Tim House of Ineffable Music.

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Fashawn – “Ladies” (Produced by Hecktik)

fashawn ladiesToday on Valentine’s Day, Fashawn delivers a new track called “Ladies”, which pays homage to the hardworking women who struggle to stay strong and raise the next generation.  The beat is produced by Hecktik, who kindly invited me to provide some additional piano keys on the track.

With this song, the “rapper’s rapper” continues to drop gems to quench the hip-hop world’s thirst as it awaits his highly anticipated sophomore album The Ecology.  -Markis Precise

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The Tortoise & The Crow: Triple Album by The Grouch & Eligh

tortoiseAs hip-hop naturally changes over time, it becomes more challenging for artists and listeners to maintain a mutual commitment towards each other, especially when styles and personal tastes evolve. When I think of two rappers who have successfully maintained a loyal and dedicated fanbase in this fast-paced digital age, The Grouch and Eligh immediately come to mind.  Continue reading

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