To celebrate the release of People Under the Stairs “The Om Years”, we’re giving away 10 copies of the release on vinyl. Our good friends at Fat Beats Distribution will be producing a 2xVLP edition of the album on wax. As many of you know, People Under the Stairs’s vinyl catalog is one of the most sought after release from Om. Many of their previous releases are now out of print. Here is your chance to get some of the most sought after tracks from PUTS on wax.
HOW TO ENTER
Email email@example.com with the words “PUTS” in the subject line.
-Contest starts Tuesday July 22nd and Ends August 22nd.
-At the End of the contest, 10 names will be randomly picked to win.
Posted by: g.win on July 22, 2008 @ 1:10 PM
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GET “LOSTTOGETHER” WITHFRED & WINFREEFREDEVERYTHING T-SHIRTS & BUTTONS
Fred Everything “Lost Together”
Featuring N’Dea Davenport (Brand New Heavies), Lisa Shaw, Tortured Soul, Roy Davis Jr, Tim Fuller, and more.
Fred Everything is no stranger to the music game. He has over a decade’s worth of experience, and brings in the summer heat with his newest artist album ‘Lost Together’ – a polished blend of feel good dance tunes.
In Stores Tuesday July 8th, 2008
To Celebrate, Fred is Giving Away Exclusive Fred Everything T-Shirts & Buttons.
How To Enter
1. Add Fred Everything (www.myspace.com/fredeverything) as your top friend on myspace. (Fred Must be one of the top 8 friends). + one of Fred’s tracks to your profile.
2. Post a comment to our Om Records Blog or / Om Records Myspace blog. (www.myspace.com/omrecords)
3. At the contest end date we will look randomly pick 10 winners from the profiles that have properly entered.
Posted by: g.win on July 7, 2008 @ 11:44 AM
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LIVE! On the internet now, watch the second episode of THECRAFT, featuring Chicago’s own DJ HEATHER.
What is THECRAFT you ask?
Have you ever wanted to know, emphatically, what a lyric truly meant, or where it came from? Have you ever wanted to know what the studio experience is like for some of your favorite producers? Each episode of THECRAFT will feature one music maker, in their environment, talking about their creative process – from what has shaped their artistic perspective to how they have evolved into the artist they are now.
Episode two of THECRAFT takes an in depth look at DJ Heather.
DJ Heather, one of Chicago’s top music talents, joins us for the latest episode of THECRAFT! With fifteen years of experience behind her, DJ Heather has risen from the ranks of Chicago’s underground DJs into one of the most celebrated house DJs today. DJ Heather is known for her relentless mixing and programming style and when she’s behind the decks there is not a still body on the floor. As one of the busiest people in dance music today, DJ Heather has toured over 500 cities and is currently the owner of her own imprint Blackcherry Recordings. DJ Heather is an artist who defies conformity, defines quality and continues to nurture her solid skills for soul music of the technological generation.
Raashan Ahmad (of Crown City Rockers) debuts his solo record featuring Chali 2na (Jurassic 5) and production from DJ Vadim, Eligh (Living Legends), Stro the 89th Key (The Procussions), and more. The record hits stores Tuesday May 20th.
Contest: JanSport® & Om Hip Hop Present The Raashan Ahmad Contest
To celebrate the release and tour, JanSport® has teamed up with Om to present the Raashan Ahmad Backpack Contest. Win a limited edition JanSport® Artist Series backpack filled with an autographed copy of “The Push” along with posters, stickers, and a limited edition Raashan Ahmad T-shirt designed by Mixer Friendly.
JanSport® scoures the scene to create a community of some of the world’s most cutting-edge artists, from street graffiti to acrylic and digital mavens, JanSport® merges street art with fine art to bring you its new Artist Series Collection. Visit www.jansport.com for more info on the artists and their limited edition bags.
How to Enter:
-Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information and the subject line “JanSport Artist Series” and be entered to win.
First Name / Last Name /Sex / Age / City / Zip Code
-Contest only open to US Residents.
-Contest Starts May 09th and Ends August 31st.
-Winners will be contacted the first week of September.
Catch Raashan Ahmad “The Push” Tour w/ Giant Panda.
Download: Raashan Ahmad “The Crush” (produced by Headnodic of Crown City Rocker / Mighty Underdogs)
Have you all been checking out our Kyte TV channels? If you haven’t then you have been missing out on a lot of Om happenings! Chuck Love just posted this on his “Love Network”… we all knew he was multi talented but this takes it to another level!
Posted by: Gunnar Hissam on May 6, 2008 @ 2:06 PM
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For all of you out there that have our Sounds of Om 6 on your Ipod you know
who I’m talking about.With numerous remixes and tracks on Om you can expect
a lot more from these two in the near future, but for now check out this
interview they did with ivibes.com
Posted by: Gunnar Hissam on May 1, 2008 @ 5:54 PM
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