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WebsterX Drops New Music Video for “Blue Streak”

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Off his debut album Daymares, Milwaukee rapper WebsterX has dropped his newest music video, for his Four Giants produced track ‘Blue Streak’.

Again teaming up with directors Cody LaPlant and Damien Blue, the Closed Sessions MC continues to prove that he can put together some of the best visuals to complement his singles, among all other rappers out. If WebsterX isn’t on your radar by now, he definitely should be. 

Watch WebsterX’s new music video for ‘Blue Streak’ below.

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Milwaukee’s WebsterX Announces Debut Album “Daymares”; Releases LP’s 2nd Single “Intuition”

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Milwaukee rapper and New Age Narcissism artist, WebsterX, has announced the release of his anticipated debut album. The new album, which will be titled Daymares, is currently scheduled for a March 24th release, via Chicago’s Closed Sessions label, which boasts a talented cast of artists including Kweku Collins, Jamila Woods and oddCouple.Whether you’re late to the party or have been listening to WebsterX since the release of his brilliant visuals for ‘doomsday’Daymares definitely should be on your radar come next month.

And in anticipation of the upcoming project, WebsterX has shared the album’s second single, the Simen Sez produced track, ‘Intuition’.

Stream Daymares second single, ‘Intuition’, below.

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WebsterX Signs Distribution Deal with “Closed Sessions”, Releases New Track “Blue Streak”

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Moments ago, Milwaukee rapper WebsterX announced his new deal with notable Chicago hip-hop label, “Closed Sessions”. Joining the likes of Jamila Woods, Kweku Collins, oddCouple, Boathouse and more, WebsterX will be in great company. Retaining 100% creative control and full rights to his masters, you can definitely expect for the Wisconsin MC to deliver the same types of quality records that he has to date.

And if that wasn’t enough, WebsterX also dropped a new track and shared with fans that he is currently working on his debut album. Titled ‘Blue Streak’, WebsterX’s new track is produced by Four Giants, and is easily one of his best songs yet.

Stream WebsterX’s brand new record ‘Blue Streak’ below.
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Mick Jenkins and WebsterX Team Up for oddCouple’s New Track “Blinded”

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Off his forthcoming album, which is scheduled for a fall release, producer oddCouple has released his brand new single. Recruiting the talents of two of the Midwest best emerging MCs, Chicago’s Mick Jenkins and Milwaukee’s WebsterX, oddCouple’s new record ‘Blinded’ is a must listen.

‘Blinded’ is just the first record off oddCouple’s forthcoming LP, and if it’s a good indication of what’s to come, then he has quite the project in the works.

Stream oddCouple’s new track ‘Blinded’ below.
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Summerfest Releases 2016 Schedule; Adds Common, GGOOLLDD, New Age Narcissism & Moon Taxi to Lineup

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After the announcement that Miami rapper Pitbull would be the last announced Marcus Amphitheatre headliner for this year’s Summerfest in Milwaukee, many expected that the festival’s final cast of headliners was set in stone. However, to fan’s pleasant surprise today, Summerfest has released it’s official 2016 schedule and with it added some big names! And while one Summerfest’s slight weaknesses in its lineup this year was its light hip-hop presence, the lakefront festival not only added Milwaukee hip-hop collective New Age Narcissism (led by rapper WebsterX), but legendary rapper Common will be returning to Summerfest this year. 

Also joining Common on the list of new acts are Moon Taxi, GGOOLLDD, Mayer Hawthorne, Gin Blossoms and more! With the new list of performers, we can’t remember the last time that we’ve been this excited for Summerfest. Get your tickets to Summerfest now and check out the official schedule here.

Summerfest will take place from June 29th to July 3rd and July 5th to the 10th, with general admission tickets starting at only $13!

Revelry Music Festival 2016 In Photos: iLoveMakonnen, Hudson Mohawke, WebsterX & More

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Madison’s Revelry Music and Arts Festival has evolved year after year, and while it’s style and location have changed on multiple occasions, one thing that’s consistent is that it always supplies the students of the University of Wisconsin with some great music. Last year was our first year on-site for Revelry, where fans saw great performances from Chance The Rapper, The Chainsmokers, Mick Jenkins and AlunaGeorge, just to name a few. This year’s stellar lineup was no exception to the great lineups of the past. Now hitting stage at Madison’s historic Orpheum TheatreRevelry saw some great sets from ‘Tuesday’ rapper/singer and OVO Sound artist iLoveMakonnen, GOOD Music‘s Hudson Mohawke, Milwaukee’s talented emerging artist WebsterX, a surprise appearance from IshDARR, Minnesota rapper Finding Novyon, and many more!

If you missed out this year, you did just that, you missed out… because everyone from the bottom to top of the lineup delivered tonight. Hit the jump to check out some of our favorite photos from Revelry 2016, as we sent our photographer Dan Garcia to capture some of the festival’s best moments.

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WebsterX Drops Amazing Short Film for “Everything”

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Milwaukee artist WebsterX is everything you need on your iPod right now (people still use iPods, right?). After blowing everyone away with the production of his music video for ‘doomsday’, the Wisconsin rapper has hit the ground running. From opening for Lupe Fiasco at Milwaukee’s Summerfest, to getting a ton of co-signs by some major blogs, WebsterX is probably his most talented when it comes to putting together some amazing visuals for his best records.

Today WebsterX dropped his music video for ‘Everything’, a Q the Sun produced song of their recent KidX EP. Directed by Cody Laplant & Damien Blue, who produced a number of WebsterX’s previous music videos, the video for ‘Everything’ is easily one of the best of the year. This one isn’t just a music video though, it’s a movie.

Let the video talk for itself. Check out WebsterX’s visuals for ‘Everything’ below.

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WebsterX Announces “The Lost Ones” Tour

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Kicking off in just over a month on May 13th in Eau Claire, WI, Milwaukee rapper WebsterX will embark on his biggest headlining tour yet. Making stops in 11 cities in 17 days, the ‘doomsday’ artist and face of Milwaukee’s New Age Narcissism collective will perform shows in Chicago, Detroit, Milwaukee and many other cities until the tour concludes May 29th at Lawrence University in Appleton, WI.

Check out the tour dates for WebsterX’s “The Lost Ones” tour below.

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Revelry Music Festival Announces 2016 Lineup

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

After a huge 2015 for the Madison festival with a memorable headlining set from Chance The Rapper, the University of Wisconsin’s Revelry Music Festival has now revealed its 2016 lineup. This year the festival, which will take place at Madison’s historic Orpheum Theatre on April 30th (the same day as Madison’s infamous Mifflin Block Party), will feature performances from ‘Tuesday’ singer/rapper and OVO signee iLoveMakonnen, Kanye West’s GOOD Music producer Hudson Mohawke, Wisconsin’s own rapper WebsterX and more!

Check out our recap video from last year’s festival below and get your tickets for this year now!

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The 10 Best Music Videos of 2015

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Are music videos a lost art in 2015? With MTV and VH1 airing more reality television programs than actual music videos, it is no surprise that a lot of artists have abandoned the music video route of promotion. Fortunately not all artists subscribe to such logic. Many superstar artists still know that fans crave visuals, even if they are streaming it from their phone or tablet. And a lot of emerging artists know that creating some dope visuals are a great way to gain exposure and put your name on the map. Check out our favorite music videos from this past year and see who got our number one spot.

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