Mr. MR’s Birthday Bash

January 13, 2010

If you’re in or around the Portland area this weekend, make sure this is in your plans.


Free Download: Best Kept Fresh Vol. 3

January 6, 2010

From aboveGround Magazine;

“Pwelbs and aboveGround are back, with a brand new edition–of Best Kept Fresh. Volume 3 is possibly the best one yet, featuring some hand-drawn graffiti work from Jesse Ransome (who you can contact for custom work) and a star-studded tracklist splattered with a healthy dose of Jay Electronica, the return of Reflection Eternal, Brother Ali, Sandpeople, and plenty more.”

Sandpeople’s remake of Wu-Tang’s “Can It All Be So Simple” is included on the project You can peep the track list and download the mixtape for free here.

OnlyOne vs H-Bomb

December 22, 2009


The Prime interview with TheMashUp

December 16, 2009

TheMashUp.Net x The Prime (Lucky I Am & Sapient) from themashup916 on Vimeo.

Spotted at 2dopeboyz.

Sandpeople X El Michels Affair – “Can It All Be So Simple”

December 15, 2009


“Last spring, El Michel’s Affair released Enter the 37th Chamber, a funky soul covers album of some of the Wu-Tang Clan’s fiercest cuts. Now, URB will be bringing you Enter the 38th Chamber, featuring some of today’s hottest MCs going off on the 37th instrumental cuts.”

You can download/stream the song over here.

The Prime X How The Grouch Stole Christmas Tour

December 14, 2009

The Prime(Sapient & Luckyiam) will be joining the tour starting tonight in Eugene, OR at the WOW Hall then;

12/15 Portland OR @ Backspace
12/16 Seattle WA @ Nectar
12/18 Reno NV @ The Underground
12/19 S. Lake Tahoe @ Bar 24
Make sure you go check them out!

IAMe Show Review

December 3, 2009


“IAME took the stage and every rapper in attendance stood up to pay attention. Affiliated with both local crews Oldominion and Sandpeople, IAME is well-recognized for his standout voice. He has been grinding on stages much larger than the Calabash for long enough to immediately get in sync with a crowd – hands went up on his call and heads nodded along to the heavy beats. “

Read the rest here.

New Sandpeople gear!

December 2, 2009

For those of you that haven’t checked out our online store recently, we have some new Sandpeople gear in stock. A couple new t-shirt designs, bandannas, and even hoodies(though we already sold out of all sizes not XXL). You can check out all of our available clothing and music catalog here.

Unfortunately the store only accepts domestic orders at this time, but those living outside of the U.S. can make an inquiry with this form and we can set up your order via email & Paypal. Please make sure the items you want are in stock first though.

Orders ship every Monday!

Stand Up For Skateparks

November 25, 2009

Tony Hawk recently threw an event to raise money for public skateparks in low income communities. The video footage of the event is complimented by Sandpeople’s “Beyond Us” instrumental, peep game;

Sapient – “Likeness” video

November 15, 2009

Off of Sapient’s ‘Famine Friends’ album which you can download for free here.