Schedule:
Thursday June 30, 2011 8:00pm-3:00am

“DJs & Dancers”

We kick-off your 3rd Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival with a dance party conducted by over 30 of the areas best DJ’s in Hip-Hop, R&B, House, Funk, Electro, Reggae, Dub-Step, Jungle, Breaks, Drum & Bass and Dance. Come witness Dj sets, crews, routines and turntablists! That’s just day one!!!

Friday July 1, 2011 6:00pm-3:00am

“The Away Team”
Some legends, some soon to be, have agreed to travel great distances to be with us on day two of the 3rd Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival. CT, MA, DT, NJ, NYC and even Scotia will be represented and we welcome them with open mics!!!! This is one of those rare occasions where we root for “The Away Team.” Also, our distant yet close relative “J-Live” will host and headline this night with W. Steele on the dex!

Saturday July 2, 2011 6:00pm-3:00am

“Homecoming”
This is the reason why the festival was started, to showcase our local talent. “Homecoming” encourages the area’s, emcees, singers, bands, poets, DJs and axe jugglers, to come give their all to the best crowd in Albany. This is the 3rd Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival finale and we are proud to present, Hip Hop Icon and Juice Crew All-Star, Masta-Ace & Marco Polo as the headliner! Beat*Shots own, Lo-Fi Lobo will host w/ Albany legend Nate Da Great spinning!

We look forward to your participation in this year’s 3rd Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival!

Location:
Red Square
388 Broadway Albany New York

Admission:
Advance Ticket..$15:00 (All 3 days) Available until June 30.
Friday July 1st and/or Saturday July 2nd Ticket…$10.00 each day

NOTE* 21w/ID, 18 Plus will be charged an additional $5 which goes directly to the venue.

RSVP on Facebook here.

*Performers

Thursday:
-The Beat*Shot Electric Co. (Dwell, Ofi & Trumastr)
-Dee Jay Tone
-DJ H20
-Peep This
-Dee Jay Element
-Chumzilla
-J-Live
-DJ Missing Ear
-Properly Chilled
-Deep Children
-DJ Shell Shock
-Jay Balance
-Nate Da Great
-W. Steele
-DJ Playground
-Midas
-Overqualified

…with a few more in a holding pattern!

Friday: J-Live
– Oddisee
– Brown Bag All Stars
– Matthew Jay R
– Algorhythm
– Ses Da Great
– Benji Blanco
– IAmMany
– YC the Cynic
– SleepWalkas
– M-TRI & DJ Leecy T
– Heroes on Drugs
– Dante LaSalle
– Beatboxer Entertainment
– Anneice Cousin
– The High Life
– Birthdays
– Juicemega w/ T.G.
– Hip Hop Legacy
– Homeboy Sandman
– Prinze Royal Elite
– Rugged N Raw
– Grimace
– Witness
– Has-lo
– Pnal w/ A.O.N.
– Broadcast Live
– Readnex Poetry Squad
– The Chronicles
– G.C.E.
– Joe Stories
– M.D.-E
– L&R
– Boy Genius
– Origin
– Caz
– Rebel Diaz
– El Gant

Saturday- Masta Ace & Marco Polo
-Tame One
-Sev Statik
-Oddy Gato
-Iron Bar Collective
-Absolute
-Xkwisit
-Killa Kev
-Fitted w/ Marvalous
-Big Malk & Jack of All Trades
-Muscle City
-Mizery Crew
-The Logical
-Flight Distance
-Todd-O w/ EBTD
-Wreck1
-Uno LaVous
-Bletzin
-Mic Lanny
-Rits Krack
-Sime Gezus
-Mista Pigz
-Animal Cracker
-Shyste
-Young Malk
-El Sphinx
-Bway w/ KloqWork
-Deezy Blaze
-GM
-Underground System Afrobeat
-Devin B
-Mr. Moore
-Ja Ja Gibore & G Baggz
-Mirk & King Dreams
-Rawhead
-Tweed Mcgee
-Ghoul Poon
-Apache Chief
-Rick Whispers
-Atypical
-The Vinylcologist w/ Ed Powers
-Dao Jones
-Nyko
-Critical Beatz w/ KR

Beatshot Music Festival will return to the Red Square in Albany, NY for not one but two days (July 2nd & 3rd) this year. The event will feature poets, food vendors, emcees, visual artists, video projection, clothes vendors, bands, dancers, b-boys and homeboys.

On Friday July 2nd world wide triple threat J-Live (www.j-livemusic.com) will be hosting with DJ’s Nate Da Great and Trumastr.

On Saturday July 3rd Homeboy Sandman (www.homeboysandman.com) takes over hosting duties with J-Live behind the ones and twos.

Also performing:

3rd Party
Absolute
Algorhythm
Animal Cracker
Anneice Cousin
Armah
Atypical
Awar
Bless
Broadcast Live
Chinatown Lights
The Chronicles
D-Ave
Deep Children
Designs By Jessyka
DJ Ofi
DJ Playground
DJ Tone
DJ Trumastr
Dwell OneUnit
Dez And Nobs
Doom Fist
Existing Artist
Funkn A
Genesis
Ghoul Poon
Guttman
Homeboy Sandman
Homeless
Iam Self
Irie Photography
Jae Lux
Jason Cosco
J-Live
John Robinson
Killa Kev
The Logical
LR
M.D.-E
Midas
Mirk and the New Familiars
Mr. More
Mr. Pigs
Muscle City
Nickey Black
Nomad
Oddy Gato
Origin
Pandha Piranha
Pete Pluto
Readnex Poetry Squad
Rick Whispers
Sev Statik
Shyste
Skillz
Sleepwalkas
Some Girls Boutique
Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde
TreeShurts
Truth InRhyme
Venom
Vinylcologists
White Lotus
Wine And Diner
Willingdone Museyroom
Xkwisit

And more!!

This weekend will be filled with a little something for everyone and the value, $5 per day, is unbeatable. Hope to see you there!!!

Picture The Music 2010!

http://www.beatshotmusic.com

*Note* anyone under 21 (over 18) will be charged an additional $5 which goes directly to the venue.

Two disc Halloween compilation released by Sub-Bombin artist Ghoul Poon. Consisting solely of musicians from the capitol region of New York!

FREE DOWNLOAD

GHOUL POON PRESENTS – DO THE FRIGHT THING – VOLUME TWO

1. WDIE FM (Intro) – Lofi Lobo
2. Theory of Witches – Machete
3. Sparkle Mag – Todd is New Each Moment
4. Voodoo – Oddy Gato
5. WDIE FM (Interlude) – Lofi Lobo
6. Heartless Vampire – Ghoul Poon
7. Apart at the Seams – Nursing Home Discoveries
8. Beautiful Funeral – Eraserheadz
9. WDIE FM (Interlude) – Lofi Lobo
10. Cut (Up Some Sheets) – Grady Stiles
11. Off With His Head – Barons in the Attic
12. American Lobotomy – Charlie Don’t Surf
13. I Go Out at Night – Black Andy
14. WDIE FM (Interlude) – Lofi Lobo
15. Head Crack – Pete Pluto and GM
16. Lights Off – The Boston Celtics
17. Touch the Sky – Tobiaz
18. Return of the Ghost – Asa Morris
19. WDIE FM (Interlude) – Lofi Lobo
20. Candybars and Razorblades – Oz Alone
21. Sarcoughagus – Skeletons in the Piano
22. Power Slut – Grab Ass Cowboys
23. Barnabas Collins – Motel
24. WDIE FM (Outro) – Lofi Lobo

GHOUL POON PRESENTS – DO THE FRIGHT THING – VOLUME ONE

1. Oh! It’s Halloween – Desperately Obvious
2. Zombie Apocalypse – Daytime Soiree
3. Halloween 1985 – Scientific Maps
4. The Monster – Asa Morris
5. Superstition – Pete Pluto, Mr. Mcfeely & El Sciz
6. Ghost – Suzy Wong and the Honkeys
7. Satanic Lunch – Ghoul Poon
8. For Buffy the Vampire Slayer – Matthew Loiacono
9. Buried Alive – Mr. Mcfeely
10. Ghost Food – Firefighter Font
11. The Butcher – Sai u Drom
12. The Monster Song – Beware! the Other Head of Science
13. Around the Bend – Tobiaz
14. This Halloween – Contact Kiss
15. Witch’s Brew – Harry Pyle
16. Ghosts from Outerspace – Pinkriverdolphin
17. Mask Slips – GM
18. Halloween Show – Christopher Brown
19. Bad New for Barbara – Worlds of Shit
20. The Man Who Comes to Take You Home – Daniel Levine
21. Them – Jason Cosco

Some will be shrooming it up. Most will be boozing it up. All will be shredding the grassy dance floor.

name check:

J-LIVE • ODDY GATO • HOMEBOY SANDMAN • ED SCHRADER • GHOUL POON • WILLIAM HALE • PANDHA PIRANHA • MATTHEW LOIACONO • BEWARE! THE OTHER HEAD OF SCIENCE • SUB-BOMBIN • BEATSHOT MUSIC • SGT. DUNBAR AND THE HOBO BANNED • BUILDINGS

WITH A SPECIAL LIVE PROJECTION BY JASON COSCO

I’ll be at the Sunday show joining Pete Pluto in some new Backward Blessing material!!