Vox Vidorra- The Basics (DEMO)

Vox Vidorra- The Basics (DEMO)

Posted on Mar 10, 2014 in 5iveit Family, blog | 3 comments

This is the first available recording from my favorite band, Vox Vidorra. The group is made up of several of my friends including Ryan K. Wilson and Molly Bouwsma Schultz, who both contributed heavily to The 5iveit LP and then rounded out by Molly’s Husband Scott Schultz and Theo Ndawillie II. This recording is a demo recorded in Ryan K’s studio, was mixed by Nixon and I love it. Hopefully there is more on the way....

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New Holland Goggles Video Directed by Joel Potrykus and Buzzard Banter

New Holland Goggles Video Directed by Joel Potrykus and Buzzard Banter

Posted on Mar 9, 2014 in 5iveit Family, blog, Video | 0 comments

Behold our newest music video. It’s directed by a highly skilled, fellow Michigan Native, Joel Potrykus. Joel and his team release films via their company Sob Noisse. The song is produced by Nixon and mastered by Sir Manley. I’m writing this traveling from Cleveland, Ohio to Austin, Texas and The SXSW Film & Music Festival. The Sob Noisse Family debuted their film, Buzzard, today at SXSW. Thus far the film has been receiving nothing but praise from critics....

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88.1FM WYCE Jammie Nominations, Voting, & Performance

88.1FM WYCE Jammie Nominations, Voting, & Performance

Posted on Jan 16, 2014 in 5iveit Family, blog | 0 comments

West Michigan’s Community Radio Station, WYCE is holding it’s annual awards ceremony on February 21, 2014. This event held at the Intersection is notoriously packed to capacity and spilling with performance after performance by some of the best musicians from West Michigan and the Mid-Western United States in general. It’s a great event for the city of Grand Rapids music scene as a whole. WYCE has been hugely supportive of us for years and the tradition...

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Rick Chyme f/ Edye Evans Hyde | Sun Rays |@ Electric Forest

Rick Chyme f/ Edye Evans Hyde | Sun Rays |@ Electric Forest

Posted on Nov 21, 2013 in 5iveit Family, blog | 0 comments

We now present to you the visual for “Sun Rays” from The 5iveit LP. feat. Edye Evans Hyde. This video was shot during The Electric Forest Music Festival in Rothbury, Michigan by John Boros and Will Mosqueda. We were at the festival conducting some artist interviews (Exclusive Beats Antique Interview Below) for our blog, The Horn, and documenting the festival experience for the organizers of the event. The video for “Sun Rays” was co-directed by John...

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My 5iveit Story | Jessica Babcock

My 5iveit Story | Jessica Babcock

Posted on Sep 28, 2013 in 5iveit Family, blog, Collaborations | 0 comments

Below is an account of Jessica Babcock’s experience during The Art Of Freestyle, one week ago during ArtPrize. I read this following my 17 Hours Of Silence on Monday and was moved to chills, laughs, and tears. Thank You Jessica for your willingness to share your experience. 5iveit. My 5iveit Journey My journey began after you came to my house and helped me celebrate my 30th birthday. I have always loved your music, but that night was an experience I will never forget....

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ART OF FREESTYLE | ROUTE, SCHEDULE, DETAILS

ART OF FREESTYLE | ROUTE, SCHEDULE, DETAILS

Posted on Sep 16, 2013 in 5iveit Family, blog, Collaborations | 0 comments

My Art Prize Entry, The Art Of Freestyle, will be a 17 HOUR IMPROVISED FREESTYLE RAP (9-21-13) that will feature me moving throughout the city, backed by different DJ’s and musicians as I collaborate with the thousands of people who will converge on Grand Rapids during The ArtPrize Competition. THIS WILL BREAK THE GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR “MARATHON FREESTYLE RAP”. Although the Artist Entries are impressive each year…I’m most excited about the...

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