For quite some time we have watched the decline of Hip Hop’s music form in the mainstream media. Moving away from broadcasting the balance of life which was more present in the 1990s, it hurts to see where rap music is now. The masses, but more importantly, our youth are fed a never ending stream […]
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I teamed up with Australian Folk singer/songwriter Bob Crain to create a new version of his song “Foresaken Veteran of the Drug Wars” from his album The Hippies Were Right. The single is scheduled for release on February 26th, 2016 and will include both my version as well as Bob’s original for the B-side. Preview […]
True stories usually make for pretty good songs. The plot behind my December 4th release “No Presence” is one of those cases. I met this guy back in 2006-07; called himself The Gift. He was from Chicago but had just been released and was doing time in a halfway house in Nashville. Through mutual friends […]
J.Smo released two new singles on December 4th, “Angelo’s Breakdown” with C Bret of Stephenson Rd and “Chin Up (Remix)” with Canadian indie pop singer/songwriter Leslie Rohonczy. iTunes | Amazon | Spotify iTunes | Amazon | Spotify Angelo’s Breakdown Chin Up (Leslie Rohonczy Remix)
The official release date is December 4th, 2015 but you can receive both the vocal and instrumental versions of “Angelo’s Breakdown” now by helping us support Animal Harbor in Winchester, TN on TSU. Pre-orders are now available on iTunes and Amazon. Check out the story video and the lyrics below. Lyrics born in the decade […]
J.Smo of BUNKS and C Bret of Stephenson Rd will be releasing “Angelo’s Breakdown” on December 4th but you can receive two free versions of the song when you help support Animal Harbor on TSU.co. J.Smo and C Bret have teamed up to help Animal Harbor in Winchester, Tennessee using the power of the new […]
Sactown veteran Mr. P Chill and NYC Hip Hop legend Spyder-D teamed up in ATL to shoot the video to their joint single “No Regrets” off Chill’s newest album Still Standing.
Many years ago in a Small Barn outside the city of Manchester, Tennessee C Bret and his band known as Stephenson Rd created a chilling instrumental piece. One fateful night while BUNKS were putting in studio time, I was inspired when C Bret let me listen to this “new track” he was mixing. After a recent event […]
We recently uploaded the lyric video for J.Smo’s new single and remix of Leslie Rohonczy’s song “Chin Up”. You can grab a free, pre-release download when you join our mailing list.
This is an older song but has never been “officially” released…until now. Release date is currently TBD but you can check out the artwork below. As a bonus, I have included a stream of the song as well. “No Presence (Letter To An Old Friend)” is truth. Based on true events that occurred in my […]