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The Procussions - 5 Sparrows For 2 Cents

Procussions 5 Sparrows For 2 Cents
best of 2006The Procussions - 5 Sparrows For 2 Cents
(CD/2xLP) Rawkus RKS01, 2006-11-13

Tracklisting :
01. Opening Meditation
02. Shabach
03. Anybody
04. Simple Song (feat. DJ Vajra)
05. Fight Here (feat. Afrobots, Ahmad of 4th Ave Jones)
06. Miss January (feat. Talib Kweli)
07. The Storm
08. Rain Dance
09. I'll Fly (feat. Tara Ellis)
10. Track 10
11. Little People
12. Carousel
13. For the Camera
14. Vader March
15. Jiminy Cricket
16. American Fado (feat. Renee Altson)
17. Mars

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Biography :
Watching The Procussions career is a lot like watching a movie where the underdog beats all obstacles and comes out twice as strong; proving that it's all about passion and integrity.

Hailing from Colorado Springs, Colorado, is it any wonder why The Procussions show leaves crowds completely blown away by their heart pounding performances and the smell of sweaty t-shirts as newly-won-over fans flood their merchandise booth? Of course not, The Procussions got something to prove! With their message of unconditional love, their undying hunger to knock down musical stereotypes, and their obvious conviction to be 100% themselves, the listener can clearly see as well as hear where The Procussions priorities lie.

Now living in Los Angeles and frequently traveling the world, Mr. J Medeiros, Rez, and Stro have made it a point to remain close to who they were when they started in 1998. They are a group from a small town with a big voice and an even bigger heart. This is conveyed seamlessly in their unique sound and intense focus on the "drum". Staying close to their name, The Procussions believe that the "percussion" is the heart of Hip Hop; its defining quality and driving force. There is no question after hearing and watching these three very different people come together with the same passion, that Hip Hop history is being made. The future for the "genre" is wide-open as groups like The Procussions re-write the rules.

Press Release (french) :
Second album du groupe hip hop de Los Angeles THE PROCUSSIONS.
Pour "5 Sparrows For 2 Cents" Medeiros, Rez et Stro continuent de prodiure un rap basé sur les percussions teinté de couleurs jazzy avec des featuring de poids comme Talib Kweli, Ahmad Jones (4th Avenue Jones) Afrobots Tara Ellis.


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Djouls Djouls ·  08 November 2006, 17:59

Tournée en France en novembre...

03 nov 06 St Nazaire (44), Le VIP - - Doors at 20h30 - + Beat Assaillant
04 nov 06 St-Brieuc (22), Festival Cité RAP - - Doors at 17h45 but on stage at 01h00 - + Oxmo Puccino & the Jazzbastards, La Caution...
05 nov 06 Cholet (49), Le Bar'Ouf - - Doors at 20h00
09 nov 06 Zurich (CH), Rote Fabrik Clubraum - - Doors at 21h00
11 nov 06 PARIS, La Maroquinerie - - Doors at 00h00 (club night) - + C2C
15 nov 06 Lille (59), RiF HiFi festival - - Doors at 20h00 - + Smooth
16 nov 06 Orléans (45), L'Astrolabe - - Doors at 20h30
17 nov 06 Agen (47), Le Florida - - Doors at 20h00
18 nov 06 Marmande (47), Le Petit Théâtre - - Doors at 20h00
24 nov 06 Montreuil (93), La Pêche - - Doors at 20h00

tournée :

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