Alrighty. First off, this week’s show: Sims, Cecil Otter, and Mictlan headline the first night of the first year of the 45 Degrees North Music Festival on Tuesday the 5th at First Ave. Don’t miss this one, as everyone on the bill is the beez kneez. Kanser, Big Quarters, Kill the Vultures, and Toki MF Wright will all be in the place. It’s all love. And if I’m not … Read More
Imagine P.O.S, Sims, Mike Mictlan, and Cecil Otter all riding a stretch tandem bicycle. Can you see it? Cecil’s in back, feet kicked up on Mike’s shoulder, hands laced behind his head. Okay good. Now imagine them planting four kickstands on the cement outside of your favorite club. Congratulations. You have seen into the future. You are a miracle baby. … Read More
P.O.S and Building Better Bombs both perform at Afro-Punk this weekend in NYC. The show goes down Sunday evening at the Delancey. Mictlan has also joined in on the expedition, since his appearance at Corpus Christi’s Mexi-Metal festival was cancelled. Buy him 2 beers. Doomtree makes an appearance on the new Scribble Jam DVD. Buy it at fifthelementonline. Various Doomtree merch is now available at CalSurf. … Read More
Hark! The weekend! She approaches! Saturday’s Hip Hop n’ Harmony festival is a couple of days away, and it promises to be one of the most memorable experiences of your young life. Not only will you be communing with nature (and probably plenty of Natural Ice™), but you’ll experience first-hand some of the best underground rap music in the entire universe. … Read More
Nebraskans: Sims will be joining DJ Abilities and Jimmy2Times in Omaha on Sunday at the Sokol Underground. Paper Tiger will be playing this month’s Essential Elements along with 11 of the city’s finest non-tiger DJ’s this Tuesday (the 30th) at the Dinkytowner. Nobody beats the Biz. P.O.S is hitting the road again in July. Details for these shows and others can be found at the SHOWS page. Audition … Read More
1. Doomtree t-shirts are now available at fifthelementonline. At the moment there’s only one style (heretofore known as “Classic”), but we’re sure to add more soon. 2. P.O.S is playing tonight in NYC with the Hold Steady and Miguel Mendez. Heavy Metal. 8pm. $16.50. The Warsaw. 261 Driggs Ave, Wmsbrg BK. 3. Cecil‘s still being held by French terrorists and forced to dance for crowds on both coasts. Check the … Read More
Cecil Otter is already out on the road with our good friends–and your worst enemies–Beret! Now’s your chance to catch the mammoth man-myth Cease Weezy rocking hard in a town near you. Or face-down on a beach. Go to the SHOWS page for dates.
Major thanks to everyone that came out to First Avenue last night. None of us will forget it any time soon. Doomtree loves you.
The Dudes are making their way back through the great plains as we speak. Morale is high, and the tour is scheduled to return to Mpls at 6:01pm Sunday in a magnificent explosion of light and feathers. We couldn’t be more excited. In fact, there are still some tickets available to the grand homecoming/family reunion. This is not a night to play Balderdash … Read More
Goin’ back to Cali… stylin’, profilin’… Yep, Mike Mictlan will be joining the P.O.S is Ruining My Life tour for three dates in his homeland. Check him in San Diego, Pomona, and/or Los Angeles (March 1, 2, & 3, respectively). Lazerbeak just dropped him off at the airport, so we’re assuming he made it on the plane. Or not. On Thursday the 2nd, Dessa and Cecil play the Radio K Supporter … Read More