On Monday March 2, 2015, New York’s very own Cannibal Ox celebrated the release of their highly-awaited sophomore album “Blade of the Ronin” with fans at the Studio at Webster Hall. Vast Aire and Vordul Mega were joined by GZA (of Wu-Tang Clan), Freeway, and G-Jet for this monumental performance. The event was hosted by Rob Markman, with music by DJ Two-Three. Click through this slideshow to see exclusive photos from the event. All photos by W. Suarez (MosiacNewYork). Copyright 2015 Triumph Media Holdings, Inc. Purchase Cannibal Ox’s new album “Blade of the Ronin” on iTunes Now.
What's better than a compilation of really dope new hip-hop? How about a compilation the size of 5. Today, 2dopeboyz premiered the full album stream of A3C Volume 5. Hit the jump to hear new bangers from Tunji Ige, Manolo Rose, 2 Eleven, Case Arnold, U-God, Cannibal Ox, Trev Rich, ProbCause, Dee Goodz, Ramaj Eroc, WebsterX, Noveliss (of Clear Soul Forces), Max Wonders and many more.
Straight from Illadelph, the fifth single from A3C Volume 5 comes from the emerging rapper/producer Famey. Famey, who is a protege of the legendary Jerry Wonda, is quickly building a reputation as a prolific songwriter and producer. The video for his new single “Worth It” was filmed by Ed Kelly at Famey’s private studio inside New York City’s Platinum Sounds studios and gives listeners a glimpse into his creative space. Also today, iHipHop Distribution and A3C revealed the track list for A3C Volume 5. Hit the jump to check out the new video by Famey as well as the full track list.
Earlier this year iHipHop was proud to release the highly-anticipated, long-delayed sophomore album from Cannibal Ox, entitled Blade of the Ronin. Now we are proud to share the visuals for "Harlem Knights" off the aforementioned album. “Harlem Knights” was shot on-site in Harlem and follows Vast Aire and Vordul Mega through the desolate uptown streets where they were raised. The release of this video marks the first official visual representation of Cannibal Ox since the release of “Painkillers” from Cannibal Ox’s critically acclaimed 2001 debut, The Cold Vein. Check out "Harlem Knights" after the jump.
Hot off the release of their sophomore album, Blade of the Ronin, Cannibal Ox has announced a ten date European Tour. Hit the jump for the full announcement, ticket info and more details.
In this exclusive interview, Rob Markman (MTV, Sway In The Morning) sits down with heralded New York hip-hop duo Cannibal Ox to discuss the difference between the group's 2001 seminal debut album The Cold Vein and their latest release Blade of the Ronin (which is currently available for purchase via iTunes here.) Vast Aire and Vordul Mega open up about linking with producer BILL COSMIQ for Blade of the Ronin and also their creative relationship with one another. Check out the exclusive interview after the jump.
Harlem's Cannibal Ox will be releasing their highly-anticipated Blade of the Ronin March 3rd (you may preorder it via iTunes here) their first album in fourteen years! The duo of Vordul Mega and Vast Aire have already shared cuts “Blade: The Art of Ox” feat. Artifacts & U-God, "Harlem Knights," and "Iron Rose" feat. DOOM. But now you may listen to the full album. That's right, all nineteen tracks are available for free stream after the jump! And don't forget about Cannibal Ox’ Blade of the Ronin album release party at Webster Hall with GZA, Freeway, and G-Jet. You don’t wanna miss out!