Dave B Ft. Sol – Boathouse (Prod. By Jake One)

Dave B Ft. Sol – Boathouse (Prod. By Jake One)

Is it love? Many names come to mind when asked about the Seattle scene, but to save some time Dave B, Sol and Jake One decided to join forces for “Boathouse.” This incredibly smooth track has the makings of a great single. The hook (“tryna get my paper and my shit on lock”) is infectious enough to get stuck in your head at random times throughout the day. Dave delivers two memorable verses, while Sol does the damn thing in keeping up. No weak links in this. Expect Dave’s Doughnuts EP to arrive in the coming months. Summer time theme… continue reading

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SD Freshmen ’14: Sol

SD Freshmen ’14: Sol

Fans of Sol know his story in the last year. To catch the rest of the world up: he was given the opportunity to travel around the world for a year. A once in a lifetime chance that made him even more popular. His already loyal fanbase eagerly awaited tweets and Instagram photos from his journey. When he finally came back, Sol documented this experience through his Eyes Open EP. Each song was written on a different continent, in a different environment, but still came together as a solid effort. After September 10, the release date, he went on tour… continue reading

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Video: Sol – Turn Me Loud

“I want to see your face when I change the game,” Sol says within the first 30 seconds of “Turn Me Loud.” This line isn’t just another boast from a rapper, though. It holds meaning. Starting in Seattle, that change is coming. His upcoming show at Showbox Market (1,200 capacity) sold out over the weekend, a feat not many local rappers have accomplished. Visually, this dark set works well and adds to the creativity. Directed by Ryan Hills. Pick up his Eyes Open EP now. Previously: Sol Details The Creation of His Eyes Open EP in This Documentary Follow @SermonsDomain

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Sol Details The Creation of His Eyes Open EP in This Documentary

More artists should be doing these kind of documentaries that give us a peek into their album, mixtape or EP. For Sol, he chose the latter as his return after a year of traveling the globe and detailed his journey with Eyes Open. In this five minute short documentary, we get to see Sol’s vision in writing, recording, choosing the people he worked with, performing and more. Previously: EP: Sol – Eyes Open Follow @SermonsDomain

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Video: Brothers From Another Ft. Sol – Pike & Broadway

Seattle heads will know all about “Pike & Broadway.” A lot of history in that area. Whenever you hear Broadway, you think about Sir Mix-A-Lot. The new generation is keeping the location in the scope of the rest of the world. Young duo Brothers From Another link up with Sol for this smooth record that’s off their Tacos On Broadway EP. As Sol embarks on his first headlining tour, catch BFA, along with Sam Lachow, as openers. Previously: EP: Sol – Eyes Open Follow @SermonsDomain

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EP: Sol – Eyes Open

“Waited 10 whole months for the beat to really drop,” Sol raps on the opening track of his Eyes Open EP. It’s a culmination of his journey around the world that took place for most of 2012. The records were written all over Earth and, with his upcoming headlining tour starting soon, was released today through iTunes and his store (for physical copies with a special 10 page booklet). You can stream the EP above. Previously: Sol Ft. Shayhan – Tomorrow Follow @SermonsDomain

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