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Ticket Giveaway: The Cool Kids 7/28 New Parish Oakland

July 26, 2011 drainu182 0

The Cool Kids recently released their new album When Fish Ride Bicycles (iTunes) on Green Label Sound. The hip hop duo are performing at The New Parish in Oakland, CA this Thursday night July 28th. We have ONE pair of tickets to give away for the show! Hit us up (with the subject:I WANNA SEE THE COOL KIDS!) with your name and we’ll email you back if you win!

Pick up When Fish Ride Bicycles now …

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The Cool Kids Release When Fish Ride Bicycles Webisode #2

June 20, 2011 drainu182 0

In anticipation of their upcoming album When Fish Ride Bicycles, The Cool Kids are releasing a Webisode series to discuss the process of making the album.

In episode #2, while they were down in Miami recording at South Beach Studios, the guys sat down and discussed the album and their extensive relationship with Green Label Sound, which dates back to the release of their very first single “Delivery Man” back in 2008.

Check the video out at one of the …

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The Cool Kids Reveal Full Album Length Details

June 2, 2011 drainu182 1

On July 12th, 2011 The Cool Kids will release their long-awaited and highly anticipated full-length album, When Fish Ride Bicycles on Green Label Sound. When Fish Ride Bicycles features 11 brand new songs and finds Mikey Rocks and Chuck Inglish working with the likes of Ghostface Killah of the Wu Tang Clan, Bun B, Mayer Hawthorne, Asher Roth, Travis Barker and more. Recording began with Pharrell Williams at Miami’s South Beach Studios in December 2010 and continued over several …

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The Cool Kids “Bundle Up” Video

April 12, 2011 drainu182 0

Green Label Sound released the music video for “Bundle Up” by Chicago rap duo, Mikey Rocks and Chuck Inglish, together known as The Cool Kids. Conceived under the direction of BBGun, the video satirizes the traditional music video and follows The Cool Kids and Green Label Sound’s tradition of being anything but traditional. Watch the video for “Bundle Up” and download the single for free exclusively at

BBGUN is the directing duo of Maxim Bohichik & Alex Bergman. The …

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B.O.M.B. Fest Announces 3rd Annual Festival For May 28-29

February 28, 2011 drainu182 0

The 3rd Annual Bring Our Music Back Festival (B.O.M.B. Fest) is back and bigger than ever! Bring Our Music Back, Inc. along with Frank Bombaci, Sr. and Frank Bombaci, Jr. are proud to announce the diverse group of artists that has been assembled for 2011. Watch the lineup announcement HERE. For the first time, this year’s festival, taking place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 28-29), will be at the Festival Grounds of B.O.M.B. Fest’s new site partner, Western Connecticut …

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Travis Barker Collaborates with The Cool Kids, Premieres “Jump Down”

September 21, 2010 drainu182 0

This is not your average MP3 giveaway. Always keeping things interesting, Travis Barker teamed up with Chicago’s The Cool Kids to release the (obviously) beat heavy, grumbly, p-funk bass, synth-happy “Jump Down”, premiering yesterday.

The release includes a special embeddable widget that allows fans to enter their email address, download the track, and get a pair of 3D glasses mailed to their house, if they share the widget with friends. The 3D glasses will come in handy for the video …

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Bad Brains Headlining Afro-punk Festival in Brooklyn, June 26-27

June 5, 2010 drainu182 1

Fresh off its first national tour, Afro-punk is returning to Brooklyn for the 6th Annual Afro-punk Festival on June 26-27 in Fort Greene’s Commodore Barry Park. And this year, the festival is proud to host hardcore legends and Afro-punk godfathers Bad Brains. In addition to Bad Brains’ set, the festival will include performances from Ninja Sonic, Activator, Game Rebellion, P.O.S., and many more! In addition, this year’s Afro-punk will feature the Battle For the Streets Skate and BMX

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Today’s NY Presales

June 10, 2009 drainu182 0

Today tickets go onsale for the following NY area shows at noon EST: The Horrors, Sneaker Pimps (with The Cool Kids, The Clipse, Cam’ron, Big Boi of Outkast), Little Boots, Joe Pernice, Bat for Lashes, White Lies, The Spinto Band. The Bat For Lashes show also has a ticketmaster presale going on now. Click inside for all the info and codes.