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DJ Epik x Chase Moore – On A Roll Sneak Peek

Yo, These kats never fail to impress me. I heard this joint on J Intell’s last mixtape and still get geeked when I hear it and now I have raw visuals. Happy woman right here. Chase Moore is a battle rappin, production master filled with funny and witty rhymes and well Epik always impresses me … Continue reading

All the tools, words, expressions, visually and verbally in the world could never express how deep my love is for music. It’s almost a love story, a romance novel and sometimes exotic..but the emotions that I feel when i hear the drums , bass line, vocals, expression, loyalty to the craft love , struggle i … Continue reading

Defeye Fate x Dirty Energy

As most of you know this man right here is one of Sacramento most hard working, community driven, intelligent and turnt up king in the city of trees. If you have not heard the term “turnt up” let me break it down for you: (v) getting wild or excessively crazy. Typically used in the context … Continue reading

C Plus x L.O.C.A.L Album Drop

Today C Plus dropped his newest album L.O.C.A.L., Loyalty Over Cash and Luxury. @PlusMoney states he took two years to develop with daily reminders written on his white board located in his bedroom as a reminder to fully complete all tasks before drop. And here we are… Executive Produced by Chase Moore and Hippie Sabotage … Continue reading

Enjoy – Will Whitlock feat. Peta Parka (Video)

It’s been a minute since I heard from the infamous Peta Parka and while I was in full research mode I get hit with a email from singer Will Whitlock with a new video release for single “Enjoy” featuring my fam Peta Parka. “Enjoy” is a soulful piece of joy, it’s smooth and sexy. His … Continue reading

Second Saturday Showcase at Brickhouse Gallery

As we approach our 2nd round of Sacramento’s Second Saturday Events popping off next weekend I wanted to touch on last months fundraiser brought to you by The Brickhouse Gallery, and Courage House Worldwide was the beneficiary of this amazing event. Located in Placer County this amazing team of humanitarians aiming to end … Continue reading

America’s Forgotten x Old Ghost

Album titles always set a tone for what lies within the album. It’s the final words of long days and nights of writing, producing and mastering sessions pulling from creative souls to share with the world their thoughts, emotions and beliefs. A title could be the death of your brand. But the title of the … Continue reading

Chuuwee+Crown Me King Album+Videos

This evening I have decided to give you a few recent videos from one of our own, Mr. Chuubert Gatsby AKA Chuuwee. Crown Me King drops 4/24/12 and has been dropping dope videos over the past month. Instead of me writing about each one, or posting them on separate occasions I have put them all … Continue reading

CHUUWEE “I’m rightfully dope”+Interview

Young, driven, focused and doing it moving this young kat from our city of trees has taken music fans from all over the nation by the ear, literally. His raw, truth filled no fear lyrics. His “I don’t give a f**k I do what I want to do” creative attitude, intelligence, wittiness, full of life … Continue reading

J. Pinder and Interview

Good Eve, My capcitysoul followers. I wanted to share with you the interview with J. Pinder fresh off the Slaps and Claps Tour. I got the ultimate pleasure of meeting this intelligent being and thought it was only right to share it with all of you. Enjoy… Videographer/Photographer: the Beautiful Stephanie Bouzard

Lee Bannon has Fantastic Plastic

Name: Lee Bannon. Plain and simple for this kat does not need any formal introduction his music speaks for itself. Hailing from the Sacramento Valley this eclectic, extraordinary, imaginative and inspiring producer is in a class all of its own. With a library full of instrumentals, mixtapes, EP’s and LP’s he has something for everyone … Continue reading

Interview with Sacramento’s TASK1ne

It’s always a pleasure to meet people who have drive and passion. It’s even more pleasurable when you get to dig into their brain and find out how or why they do what they do. I met Corey a few years back through a mutual friend and have been following his progress in our city … Continue reading

14KT Releases video from “A friendly game of 14KT” Album-Width Ft. Tony Ozier

“This is a personal piece I wanted to share with you all. I made it from compiled videos I recorded on my phone. I made the song dedicated to God, but it’s also a dedication to my family and some of the friends He’s blessed me with.” I thought I would start this piece with … Continue reading

Planet Asia and his Golden State

Planet Asia is one of my favorite underground artists that calls Cali home and not to mention reps hard for his home state. February 28th is the release of his anticipated album, “Black Belt Theatre” which is a blaxploitation-inspired album that features Raekwon, Talib Kweli, Ras Kass, Fashawn, Torae, Camp Lo and more. Wandering Worx/Daddy … Continue reading

Old Ghost of The Peoples Revolution

  If you haven’t heard of the crew TPR (The Peoples Revolution) well I feel sorry for ya. They have spent many years putting it down for our city. As artists grow, with their music, families and careers sometimes a move to another is city is what they must do, but that’s not to say that one … Continue reading

He’s Back…..CAWZLOS

At a young age this emcee was not one of those kids that followed music, was passionate about the words and the tempos that poured out of the speakers in his radio or even had a favorite artist. No, he didn’t even listen to hip hop growing up, if anything he listened to his mother’s … Continue reading

Keepin’ it Movin: C Plus

It takes a truly hungry emcee to get his or her name out, to be heard, to be seen and for people to listen and follow. Fans will not just appear, you must give and share who you are for them to find a connection with you and your music. Tonight I am here to … Continue reading

Sacramento x Hip Hop x Community

I have literally witnessed the rise of Hip Hop in Sacramento. I have also witnessed the divided Hip Hop community we have in our city. Sacramento has been a place of raising many great emcee’s, producers, dj’s, graf artists and bboy/bgirls. But what stumps me every time is how some groups of folks still want to … Continue reading

Compton’s Kendrick Lamar

So within the last week or two I have been asked to write for, but that is not to say that I will not keep capcitysoul as my number one. But I wanted to share with you the experience on the Kendrick Lamar show last friday 10/7. Had to be one of my favorites … Continue reading

Hopie Spitshard is a Raw Gem

I have to give it up to for bringing Sacramento another show to look forward to. This Friday one of my favorite female emcees will be visiting Sol Collective in promotion of her new album Raw Gems. Hopie Spitshard has been a favorite of mine for quite sometime. Hailing from San Francisco this little lady has … Continue reading