Famsquad reflect on the tumultuous climate of 2017 with the latest project “Divided We Fall”. The six track opus is a lean affair with cavernous bass lines and a blend of melodic choruses and rapid fire lyricism. “Divided” features two guest appearances from frequent collaborator Sir Michael Rocks including their summer heater “I Get Me […]
Circuit Leak. Phan The Konnect Man returns to the small screen for the first visual since the release of “Get Konnected”. The OKC native turned ATLien takes a stroll through his hometown before hitting the stage and gives the audience a personal one-to-one performance. Phan streamrolled the summer with content releasing “The Circuit Leak Vol.1” […]
First Class. Cream Team Chicago make waves with their debut video “Fly”. The seductive single’s ominous tone is matched with the perfect ambience in the Alvin Elmore directed visual. The duo have dominated the stage for the first half of 2017 performing at SXSW and throughout the midwest. In a world of niche audiences Cream Team […]
Sixteen Candles. Michael hits the town to celebrate friend and celebrity event promoter Dave C’s birthday. The episode shows the lighter side of Banco when he’s in the company of friends including Kunal Malhotra. Grab a glass of wine, get comfy on your couch and get familiar with Mr.Populair’s closet friends.
Still Blazing. Al Koleon opens up to ThisIs50 today and feeds fans new insight on his 2017 journey. The Outfitt Music CEO performed at Soldier Field in September and hit the Hammond Civic Center with Lil Wayne and Twista to cap off a wild year. Read the full interview below and stay tuned to Keeynote.com […]
Pardon Me. Flint Michigan native Moti8tion’s worked for years behind the scenes in the music industry and today takes his talent to the small screen. “Pardon Me” is a unique blend of personal narrative and street sing-along; instantly catchy and succinctly introspective. “Pardon Me” is a two episode saga: the first verse talking about a […]
Game On. Banco balls out at Dave & Buster’s with friends on the latest episode of “Day To Day”. For years fans wanted more of the enigmatic superstar and now Mr.Populair is delivering with great acclaim. Ball out with Michael and Co with Episode 4 and stay tuned to Keeynote.com every Thursday for new entries […]
Salute. Flint Michigan’s Moti8tion is doing double time this Saturday with a simultaneous event performance and video release. Moti8tion will perform at “The PTSD Project” alongside Curt Green and Anaiet at Output Lounge in Chicago. Moti8tion’s debut single and video are a rich balance of catchy songwriting and contemplative lyricism. Stay tuned to Keeynote.com this […]
Only The Strong Survive. Fake Shore Drive is a cultural staple of Chicago and last Saturday the city’s biggest stars paid homage to their sustained success. Sir Michael Rocks and Chuck Inglish stole the show and offered commanding performances of classics and new singles from “Special Edition Grand Master Deluxe”. The duo shared the stage […]
Life In The Raw. Famsquad sat down with Loyola University’s 88.7FM last Thursday to talk their latest release “Divided We Fall” and their independent success. The group is crafting the followup visual to their dizzying “I Am The Man” video but keeping tight lipped on the song selection. Watch “I Am The Man” below and […]
Pull Up. Sir Michael Rocks talks to fans one on one this Friday November 10th. No one’s had a better 2017 than Banco; a universally lauded reunion album (“Special Edition Grand Master Deluxe”), a prolific festival run and a LOT of big moves behind the scenes. Despite Michael’s stardom he’s succeeded in remaining reclusive. Now […]
No One’s Safe. Chicago’s favorite iconoclast Mic Terror aims his ire at the myth of Gandhi on the latest episode of “History On Weed”. Terror didactically eviscerates Gandhi’s false legacy by highlighting a career of racism towards Africans and sexual deviance. “History” is unflinching in it’s assault on cultural figures and “Gandhi” is a window […]
Perfect. Banco gifts fans with a fun freestyle last night that’s better than your favorite mumble rapper’s written. The best of Banco is on display; a fun charismatic approach and a masterful command of technique. Watch the ferociously entertaining freestyle below and purchase your tix for The Cool Kids At Highline Ballroom today!