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T.R.A.C. - The Network (produced by Marc Mac) - out april 25th on BBE



T.R.A.C. The Network produced by Marc Mac
T.R.A.C. - The Network (produced by Marc Mac)
(CD/Digital/Digital instrumental version) Barely Breaking Even BBE168ACD/BBE168ADG/BBE168IDG, 2011-04-25

T.R.A.C. was the featured MC on Lewis Parker's underground Hip Hop hit Grand Manoeuvres. This extraordinary Brooklyn based MC currently holds residency at the legendary Webster Hall in NYC. Here's The Network, 15 tracks produced by Marc Mac, One-half of the award winning production oufit 4hero. The album has been hailed as 'the return of real undiluted Hip Hop' and is getting great support through many eclectic Hip Hop online radio stations worldwide. Through the Mc's narration the album centers around today's personal world and societies troubles. All of which are metaphorically thrown into the fantasy of a cable TV Station. Think of each song as an episode on television that you might watch complete with the news, stories, adverts, reality and... good music! Some songs were inspired by the phenomenal Network movie as well as the sending of many wave files back and forth through the broadband. The combination of Marc Mac's melodic production and T.R.A.C.'s exceptional lyrics make these compositions a very worthy and addictive listen. Like it says on "Radio Heroes" they are "here to save you from the same old things"... through "The Network".

T.R.A.C. The Network produced by Marc Mac
T.R.A.C. - The Network (produced by Marc Mac)
(CD/Digital/Digital instrumental version) Barely Breaking Even BBE168ACD/BBE168ADG/BBE168IDG, 2011-04-25

Over My Shoulder by T.R.A.C.

Step Rite On In (feat Baron aka D by T.R.A.C.

Tracklisting :
01. Top Of The Morning (Intro)
02. Step Rite On In feat. Baron aka Drue Davis
03. Like The Heavens
04. Radio Heroes feat. Baron aka Drue Davis
05. Wicked City
06. Over My Shoulders
07. The Risin' feat. Baron aka Drue Davis
08. On The Inside (edition)
09. Ms Geenie feat. Stitch 7
10. Fine Tunin'
11. It's Alright feat. Jen Holland
12. Tel-lie-vision (Marc Mac intermission)
13. Somn ' For Your Ears
14. If This Ain't Music
15. For The Love (Outro)

Tracklisting 'Marc Mac - Beats From The Network' digital instrumental album :
01. Top Of The Beat
02. Step On
03. Need Stars
04. Radio Dial
05. The City
06. My Shoulders
07. Rising
08. Inside
09. Make A Wish
10. Tune In
11. Wid Me
12. Tel-lie-vision Beat
13. People (Ya Ears)
14. Skool Music
15. Love (What I'm Sayin')

Links :
tracmuzik.com
thetracspot.wordpress.com
myspace.com/trac
http://soundcloud.com/t-r-a-c
facebook.com/tracmuzik
twitter.com/trac_
4hero.co.uk
facebook.com/marcmac4hero
bbemusic.com
myspace.com/bbemusic
twitter.com/bbemusic
youtube.com/user/bbemusic
soundcloud.com/bbemusic
facebook.com/pages/Barely-Breaking-Even/119198748105919
facebook.com/group.php?gid=2836929641


Sneak pre of 'For The Love' by T.R.A.C - Produced by Marc Mac. Video by Natural Eye

Press Release :
At a time when technology seems to run most of the world and has become part of our daily bread, there are still some moments left of true human spirit and emotion. Enter an album which was started by 2 individuals over the waves of the internet.
T.R.A.C. was first introduced to Marc Mac by a good friend who sent him a copy of the earlier BBE released "Visioneers - Dirty Old Hip hop" album. He then found his way to Marc Mac via MySpace and after several email back and forth the relationship was forged.

Through the Mc's narration the album centers around todays personal world and societies troubles. All of which are metaphorically thrown into the fantasy of a cable TV Station. Think of each song as an episode on television that you might watch complete with the news, stories, adverts, reality and... good music!... Some songs were inspired by the phenomenal ""Network" movie as well as the sending of many wave files back and forth through the broadband.

The album starts off with "Top Of The Morning" which is an intro song that explains its time to start the day so get up and network. On "Like The Heavens" T.R.A.C. tells a funny but self reflective story of a struggling individual reaching for the top. On "Fine Tunin" He uses famous TV titles and famous phrases to describe a love for his women. On a more real and darker side of the album TRAC reflects on some of evils growing up in a tough NYC "Wicked City", "Over My Shoulder" and "The Rising". The more positive songs like "It's Alright", "Step Rite On In", and "Somn For Your Ears" show off a very good natured personality of the MC. The album eventually closes with an outro that is strong but simply titled "For The Love".

The combination of Marc Mac's melodic production and TRAC's exceptional lyrics make these compositions a very worthy and addictive listen. Like it says on "Radio Heroes" they are" here to save you from the same old things"... Through "The Network".

Biography :
When it comes to Hip Hop, Brooklyn New York is home to many great MC's and artist of many genres. To anyone who has ever visited the borough Brooklyn has wide mix of cultures, ethnicities, and renowned musicians living within some of the most historic neighborhoods in the world. Growing up within the melting pot has inspired the MC known as T.R.A.C. His name alone clearly states what his intent is all about... "To Rule And Conquer".

T.R.A.C (aka Terry Nickz) is Brooklyn born and influenced. This NYC resident is a crafty songwriter/ lyricist who can adapt to many different styles. He takes pride in being original and "pushing the envelope" while still keeping that classic Hip Hop sound in every song he touches.

T.R.A.C.'s influences range from early 80's to mid 90's which is often dubbed "The Golden Era". Being the student at that time has shown him many things through the sounds of Rap, Classic soul, R & B to Classic Rock. His mind is very much open to the world so when he expresses himself it becomes an emotional ride. If not for the lyrics then TRAC definitely has the voice.

The BK Mc's first real taste of music came from an experiment in the NYC Drum n Bass world. He along with legendary Dj ICUE created a song called "Next Level $hit". Released in 1999-'01 on the Top 100 CMJ Charted Jah Nezah:"This is Liquid Sky" compilation. the song fused Jungle and Hip Hop 2gther bringing something a little different and refreshing to the world. This kind of music was labeled 'Hip-Step'. It was an underground DnB success and is still is played from time to time. The experience has showed TRAC's true passion and love for music and has given him a lot of respect in the music scene.

Thru his 10 year career he has entertained and hosted in many spots throughout North America and Canada and currently holds residency at The Legendary Websterhall NYC for the Premiere Dubstep Night w/ Bass Fueled Mischief. (Girls n Boys) This event is one of the most successful parties in NYC to date bringing the likes of Hip Hop Legends Brand Nubian, to Dubstep Legends like Caspa, 12th Planet, Nero, Hellfire Machina and many other great artist in the Bass Scene. The Balancing of Hip-Hopping through genres hasn't been a problem for the artist as he keeps his integrity and makes quality music.

In 2007 TRAC was also featured in a Boosey and Hawks Project which was produced by UK Hip Hop Legend Lewis Parker (Home Grown Hip Hop). This compilation had cinematic beats laced with street gritty/conscious lyrics. The tandem eventually worked out for the better as it was released by the Famous movie scorers and planned for a re-release forthcoming.

In the Present, TRAC has been hosting and doing plenty shows, working on new music, as well as putting the finishing touches to his new abum project with 4hero musician and renown Producer Marc Mac "THE NETWORK" forthcoming on BBE records. The routes of paying dues were heavy but things are finally looking more rewarding for this true MC. His songs will be a familiar one in your player. He came to conquer.

French Press Release :
Dans une génération où la technologie semble réguler le monde et devient notre pain de tous les jours, il reste tout de même des moments d'émotions vraies et pures. Découvrez un album, à l'origine de deux individus, crée via internet, T.R.A.C a tout d'abord été présenté à Marc Mac par un bon ami, qui lui a envoyé une copie de "Visioneers – Dirty Old Hip hop" album sorti sur BBE. Il a alors trouvé Marc Mac via Myspace et après plusieurs échanges de courriers électroniques la relation fût forgée.

Selon Mac, l'album parle du monde individualiste d'aujourd'hui et des ennuis de la société. Le tout, métaphoriquement exposé dans la fantaisie d'une chaîne télé câblée. Pensez que chaque morceau c'est un peu comme si vous allumiez téléviseur, incluant infos, histoires, pubs, réalité mais aussi... bonne musique...! Quelques uns des morceaux ont été inspiré du film phénoménal " Network".

L'album commence avec "Top Of The Morning", une introduction expliquant qu'il est temps de commencer sa journée donc de se lever et faire du relationnel. Avec "Like The Heavens" T.R.A.C. raconte une histoire drôle mais aussi personnelle d'un individu qui se bât pour arriver au top. Sur "Fine Tunin" il utilise des noms de séries et citation connus dans le monde de la télévision pour décrire son amour pour sa femme. Sur une face plus vraie mais aussi plus sombre de l'album TRAC réfléchit sur certains des maux grandissant de la ville de NYC "Wicked City", "Over My Shoulder" et "The Rising". Les morceaux plus positifs comme "It's Alright", "Step Rite On In", et "Somn For Your Ears" montrent un MC de bonne nature. L'album s'achève finalement avec un outro qui est forte, mais tout simplement intitulée "For The Love".

L'association des compositions mélodiques de Marc Mac et les textes exceptionnels de TRAC font de ce CD une production qui vaut le coup.
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