Nocando- Alaska (Official Music Video) 0
by / on January 26, 2016 at 1:33 pm / in Visual

Nocando- Alaska (Official Music Video)

We were so excited to share Nocando’s single “Alaska” back in October. “Alaska” was one of the last few tracks recorded in the old RudeTOON Studio in Hollywood, before our move to NoHo. Nocando just released the music video for the track, directed by none other than Nova Rockafeller and Kavan the Kid. HipHopDX sat down with Nocando before premiering [...]

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ACES – 87 0
by / on January 11, 2016 at 1:48 pm / in New Music

ACES – 87

We’ve been waiting anxiously for Aces-87 to drop, and it’s finally here! The Seattle-based rapper has consistently thrown his all into every project he has been featured, and seeing his debut solo album come to fruition has been a very exciting experience. Aces is a true team player, knowing full and well that his talents shine brightest when he trusts [...]

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Nocando- Last Man Standing (Music Video) 0
by / on January 5, 2016 at 10:27 am / in Visual

Nocando- Last Man Standing (Music Video)

You may remember last October we excitedly brought you some of the new music Nocando had been working on in the RudeTOON Studio. We have been anxiously awaiting the next evolution of his art, and yesterday his video for “Last Man Standing” premiered on NOISEY. The video, produced by Derek Jennings of Apotheosis Entertainment and directed by Tennyson Turner, is [...]

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D.Veloped – Bounce Back (Music Video) 0
by / on December 8, 2015 at 11:13 am / in Visual

D.Veloped – Bounce Back (Music Video)

We have always been big fans of the work put out by D.Veloped, so obviously we jumped at the chance to help out on the music video for their first original track, “Bounce Back”. The concept was inspired by the Spike Jonez-directed masterpiece for The Pharcyde “Drop”. Taking on a backwards video is no easy feat, but D.Veloped had an [...]

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PC Exchange- Something New (Live at Boardners) 0
by / on November 6, 2015 at 11:43 am / in Visual

PC Exchange- Something New (Live at Boardners)

We have a super awesome video to share with you from our friends PC Exchange! PC Exchange consists of Charlie McCord (vocals, guitar, synthesizers) and Pedro Honess (drums). They were once members of the band Bananas Would Go Well With This until their bassist James Mollison relocated. We are psyched this duo is still making awesome music, which is a [...]

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ASW- The Monarch EP 0
by / on November 3, 2015 at 10:18 am / in New Music

ASW- The Monarch EP

RudeTOON Records is proud to present our newest release from Portland-based producer ASW. The Monarch is a conceptual electronica story told in three acts. The journey of growth and transformation opens with “Time to Myself”, which begins simply enough with one who is alone in their own mind… a place cluttered with chaos. Amidst all that is scattered within the [...]

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Brian Polar- HURDLES (Free Download) 0
by / on October 28, 2015 at 2:34 pm / in New Music

Brian Polar- HURDLES (Free Download)

Brian Polar just released a new track, and it sounds like this producer has really come home to his roots. This piano-heavy electronica track is insanely funky, and feels heavily influenced by the likes of RJD2, Nosaj Thing, and old school Flying Lotus. Mixed and mastered by Kellen Balazy in the new NoHo-based RudeTOON Studio, “Hurdle” is a full musical [...]

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New Music from Nocando 0
by / on October 14, 2015 at 12:33 pm / in New Music

New Music from Nocando

Nocando has been working nonstop over the last year to bring new music to his fans, and it’s finally time for some of these tracks to see the light of day. Before RudeTOON Studios moved to North Hollywood, Nocando and Kellen Balazy worked closely recording, mixing, and mastering his newest creations. The two final products we are bringing you today [...]

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Aces- Run It (Music Video) 0
by / on October 13, 2015 at 10:53 am / in Visual

Aces- Run It (Music Video)

Bouncing from Washington, to Colorado, to California, and ultimately relocating back to his hometown of Seattle, Aces has developed a musical style all his own, with influences from both 90′s Hip Hop and modern-day hits. It has been a long and winding road for this emcee who has never settled for anything but perfection, and his upcoming album 87 is [...]

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Bad Reputation Vol II Hits Stores, Gets a New Remix 0
by / on October 8, 2015 at 11:08 am / in New Music

Bad Reputation Vol II Hits Stores, Gets a New Remix

Put your thinking caps on, because here comes Bad Reputation Vol. II. This musical journey is loaded with head-scratching lyrics and ideas from the quirky driven brain of B Dash Ray. Inspired by a love of bass music, reggae, glitch, hip hop and straight funk, featuring a plethora of artists from eclectic musical backgrounds, this project is sure to pique [...]

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