Monday, April 25, 2016

857 Access - Ep.12: "Mouth Music" Music Video Discussion



857 Access - Episode 12: "Mouth Music" Music Video Discussion. In this episode, we discuss concepts, scene locations, and techniques used to produce the music video for "Mouth Music", straight off our full-length album, Advent.

Our "857 Access" vlog series features everything and anything 857, from Q & A interviews, behind-the-scenes previews, updates, announcements and... anything else we can think of.

*If you have a question, let us know by leaving a comment below or email to: comments@857music.com


Mouth Music (Official Music Video): https://youtu.be/aUU0fVKbZ7Y

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Monday, April 18, 2016

Name Some Artists Who Abuse Social Media... A Little Too Much





The 857 Music Podcast - The 857 Music Podcast - Episode 24: Artists Who Abuse Social Media. In this episode we discuss some the obsession some artists have with social media and give some examples of how they abuse it.. for our own enjoyment.

The 857 Music Podcast features in-depth discussions between 857 members (and occasional guests) regarding popular and sometimes controversial music news stories! Selected questions from fans are also read and answered during the show.

*Let us know what you think below about the current topic. Was there a social media abuser we forgot to mention?

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Monday, April 11, 2016

857 - Media Hype (Official Lyric Video)


Media Hype is track No.4 off The EFS EP.2. This edgy, confrontational track features a haunting piano and vocal distortions to strike a defiant tone against the media's obsession for drama and fabrication over factual substance.

Our "Official Audio/Lyric Series" features our original released tracks played together with their song lyrics.

Media Hype music video: https://youtu.be/tLDat-9viXc

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Monday, April 4, 2016

Gene Simmons Predicts Hip-hop Will Disappear In Ten Years... Is He Right About That?





The 857 Music Podcast - Episode 23: Hip-hop's Expiration Date. In direct response to Gene Simmons and Talib Kweli's Twitter spat over Hip-hop's grand departure from the music industry, we discuss the validity of Gene's statements and come with our own predictions surrounding hip-hop's longevity.

The 857 Music Podcast features in-depth discussions between 857 members (and occasional guests) regarding popular and sometimes controversial music news stories! Selected questions from fans are also read and answered during the show.

*Let us know what you think below about the current topic. How long do you think hip-hop'll last?

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Reference Link:

Gene Simmons and Talib Kweli Twitter feud of hip-hop: http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/gene-simmons-slammed-by-talib-kweli-over-rap-death-prediction/


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Monday, March 28, 2016

857 Access - Ep.11: "Where's The Beef?" Music Video Discussion



857 Access - Episode 11: "Where's The Beef?" Music Video Discussion. In this episode, we discuss concepts, scene locations, and techniques used to produce the music video for "Where's The Beef?", straight off our full-length album, Advent.

Our "857 Access" vlog series features everything and anything 857, from Q & A interviews, behind-the-scenes previews, updates, announcements and... anything else we can think of.

*If you have a question, let us know by leaving a comment below or email to: comments@857music.com


Where's The Beef? (Official Music Video): https://youtu.be/-9getKT9AFU

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Monday, March 21, 2016

Name Some Artists Who've Been Screwed By Their Labels...





The 857 Music Podcast - Episode 22: Famous Artists Who've Signed Bad Contracts. In reflection of Kesha's recent legal drama, we discuss her dilemma as well as other artists who've also been screwed by their record labels.

The 857 Music Podcast features in-depth discussions between 857 members (and occasional guests) regarding popular and sometimes controversial music news stories! Selected questions from fans are also read and answered during the show.


*Let us know what you think below about the current topic. Did we leave out any artists who've been screwed by their labels?

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Reference Link:

Kesha Statement After Her Case: http://www.popsugar.com/celebrity/Kesha-Reacts-Her-Legal-Drama-Dr-Luke-40306432


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Monday, March 14, 2016

857 - Mouth Music (Official Lyric Video)


Mouth Music is track No.1 off our album, Advent. This cool, funky, old-school vibed hip-hop anthem kicks off the album with unique instrumentation that combines hand claps and mouth percussion, (courtesy of 857 Producer Extraordinaire , AL-G)!

Our "Official Audio/Lyric Series" features our original released tracks played together with their song lyrics.

*Wanna help us pick a track for the next lyric vid? Check out our Soundcloud page (https://soundcloud.com/857_efs) and send us your pick to comments@857music.com 

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Monday, March 7, 2016

So... Whatcha Think About The 58th Annual Grammy Awards?





The 857 Music Podcast - Episode 21: 2016 Grammy Awards Review. In this podcast we discuss the highs'n lows, ins'n outs, and what we loved'n hated about the 2016 Grammy Awards.

The 857 Music Podcast features in-depth discussions between 857 members (and occasional guests) regarding popular and sometimes controversial music news stories! Selected questions from fans are also read and answered during the show.

*Let us know what you think below about the current topic. How'd you like watching the 2016 Grammy Awards?

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Reference Links:

2016 Grammy Awards:https://www.grammy.com/nominees

News Bits

RZA & Martin Shkreli Sued Over “Once Upon A Time In Shaolin": http://hiphopdx.com/news/id.37432/title.rza-martin-shkreli-sued-over-once-upon-a-time-in-shaolin

http://hiphopdx.com/news/id.37473/title.rza-responds-to-artists-once-upon-a-time-in-shaolin-copyright-infringement-claims

R.I.P. Vanity, Prince's Protege: http://www.tmz.com/2016/02/15/vanity-dies-singer-nasty-girl?adid


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Monday, February 29, 2016

857 Access - Ep.10: "Next Level" Music Video Discussion



857 Access - Episode 10: "Next Level" Music Video Discussion. In this episode, we discuss concepts, scene locations, and techniques used to produce the music video for Next Level, off the America's Idol EP.

Our "857 Access" vlog series features everything and anything 857, from Q & A interviews, behind-the-scenes previews, updates, announcements and... anything else we can think of.

*If you have a question, let us know by leaving a comment below or email to: comments@857music.com


Next Level (Official Music Video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ylqzJt3CkQ&list=RD4ylqzJt3CkQ#t=1

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Monday, February 22, 2016

So... What Exactly Makes A Bad DJ???





The 857 Music Podcast - Episode 20: Revenge of the Bad DJs. In this podcast we discuss the unfortunate prevalence of successful, horribly-bad deejays and breakdown what makes a deejay good and..... what makes them suck.

The 857 Music Podcast features in-depth discussions between 857 members (and occasional guests) regarding popular and sometimes controversial music news stories! Selected questions from fans are also read and answered during the show.

*Got a topic or question you wanna see featured in a future podcast? Leave us a comment or send suggestions to: comments@857music.com

*In the meantime, let us know what you think below about the current topic. "What do you think about the message behind White Privilege II"?


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