Open University presents: Ski Beatz and Locksmith give Arman (Strong Arm) Mahmoudi an exclusive interview before performing at Murs’ “Hip Hop & Love” tour for 90.5 KSJS “Fresh to Death” radio show. In the interview Ski Beatz discusses his production style, current and future projects, and how he hooked up with Locksmith. In the second part of the interview Locksmith discusses Embedded, his influences, and his growth as an artist on new projects. Concert footage filmed at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, CA at Murs’ “Hip Hop & Love” tour.
Filmed and edited by @AmadeuzChrist
Directed by Jonah Schwartz, Stokely Carmichael is the latest collaboration between Locksmith and Ski Beatz.
Watch as Locksmith keeps it underground, literally. EMBEDDED is out November 15th on Bluroc Records.
Legendary producer SkiBeatz known for working with Jay Z, Camp Lo & Curren$y connects with west coast lyricist Locksmith to bring you “Embedded”, entirely produced by Skibeatz. Locksmith gives you his first solo project on Dame Dash BlurRoc Records.
Episode 2 of the Hip Hop & Love Tour!
Check out behind the scenes footage from the first day couple of days of the tour with Skibeatz, Murs, Tabi Bonney, McKenzie Eddy, Da$h, Sean O’Connell, and more.
Link www.hiphopandlovetour.com for the next show coming to a city near you!
“DEVIL’S LASSO” is the latest visual from Locksmith & Ski’s collaborative album EMBEDDED which drops November 15, 2011. Watch as Lock treks through Brooklyn USA while unleashing a verbal assault over Ski Beatz’ bluesy back drop.
Directed by Matin Estevez