Listen to the first single – “MC Illin” via Pitchfork
THEY SAY I STRUGGLE RAP out 11/12 via SWTBRDS
1. Intro Shit
2. Git Stupid Rich ft. Shady Blaze
3. It’s All Good
4. MC ILLIN
5. Ancient Times
9. Struggle Rap
10. C2 ft. Hasani
11. Atta Boy ft. Squadda Bambino, DaVinci & Shady Blaze
12. Zoney Nights 2
We’re obsessed with Main Attrakionz remix of !!!’s ‘Californiayeah’!
Good morning, West Coast. We’ve got a special treat for you. In honor of Main Attrakionz‘ side of the country, you can now purchase their forthcoming debut LP, Bossalinis & Fooliyones, early from select retailers. The record officially hits stores on October 22, and these are a very limited amount of CD-only test copies.
If you hurry, you’ll be able to find Bossalinis & Fooliyones in these stores:
Amoeba Records – 1855 Haight St., San Francisco, CA 94117 | (415) 831-1200
Amoeba Records – 2455 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707 | (510) 549-1125
Rasputin Music – 2401 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704 | (510) 704-1146
Fingerprints – 420 E. 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90802 | (562) 433-4996
Silver Platters – 701 5th Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109 | (206) 283-3472
Easy Street – 20 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109 | (206) 691-EASY
Sonic Boom – 2209 NW Market St, Seattle, WA 98107 | (206) 297-BOOM
Main Attrakionz share “Do It For The Bay” today, the lead single from their debut full-length album, Bossalinis & Fooliyones, due out on October 22. You can stream and/or download the track, which features fellow Bay Area rapper DaVinci and production from Harry Fraud, HERE.
The 2012 CMJ Music Marathon is set to take place throughout NYC from October 16-20. They’ve just announced their initial lineup, which includes Main Attrakionz! The “best duo ever” are set to release their debut album, Bossalinis & Fooliyones, on October 23, 2012.
Stay tuned for a Young One-CMJ event announcement.
Check out a video interview Main Attrakionz did with CMJ TV in 2011 HERE.
To celebrate the announcement of Bossalinis & Fooliyones, the duo have a few surprises. Two new mixtapes– Tag Champz Bundle and Mondre M.A.N.‘s Rhythm & Zone with producer Nem270– and the Anna Dobos-directed video for “Double Up” with Fat Tony and Tom Cruz. Watch the video HERE. Check out Main Attrakionz’ 2012 tour schedule directly below…
Main Attrakionz — 2012 Tour Dates
08/23 – Oakland, CA @ The New Parish
09/01 – Montreal, QC @ Experience Montreal Festival ^
09/07 – San Francisco, CA @ Slim’s *
09/08 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Velvet Jones *
09/09 – Bakersfield, @ B Ryders *
09/10 – San Luis Obispo, CA @ SLO Brew *
09/13 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Roxy *
09/14 – Fresno, CA @ Crest Theatre *
09/15 – San Diego, CA @ Porter’s Pub *
09/16 – Pheonix, AZ @ Chasers *
09/24 – Portland, OR @ Peter’s Room (Roseland) *
09/25 – Seattle, WA @ Crocodile *
09/27 – Spokane, WA @ A Club *
09/28 – Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall *
09/29 – Ashland, OR @ Armory *
10/16-20 – New York, NY @ CMJ
^ with Public Enemy
* with Roach Gigz
Main Attrakionz have dropped a new track “Women We Chase” produced by Friendzone. Stream and download below.
Austin, TX festival Chaos in Tejas is set to take place from May 31 – June 3 at various venues throughout the city. Main Attrakionz, Fat Tony, and Children Of The Night will share a bill on Saturday, June 2 at ND at 501 Studios. Advance tickets for the Austin, TX show are on sale now. Check out the full festival lineup HERE.