The Soundclash is pleased to announce that The Soundclash: New Orleans Premier Beat Battle, Artist Showcase, and Networking Event 5th Year Anniversary. The event will be celebrating it's anniversary with Multi-Platinum Grammy-Award Winning Producer S1 (Symbolyc One). S1 co-produced Kanye West's "Power" from MBDTF, Beyonce's "Best Thing I Never Had", Jay-Z & Kanye's - Watch the Throne "Murder to Excellence", and most recently "Guilt Trip" on Kanye's controversial release Yeezus. He also has a production deal Kanye West's Very Good Beats. He has also worked with Babyface, Erykah Badu, Ghostface Killah, Rhymefest, Talib Kweli, Truth Universal, Stalley, Kendrick Lamar, The Game + more.
The Soundclash was started in October 2008 and has had over 400+ local and national performers and several producers in and outside of the New Orleans area. The Soundclash is integral part to the New Orleans Hip-Hop scene and serves as a networking hub for artist, producers, videographers, publicist, managers, engineers, fans, etc. Artist such as Curren$y, Dee-1, 3D Na'Tee, Nesby Phips, and Lil Dee who all seem to be ready for their national breakout, have all performed at The Soundclash.
The Soundclash is hosted by Wes B w/ DJ RQ Away providing sounds for the night. The featured performers are International Recording Artist Truth Universal and underground stalwart J-Dubble. The event is sponsored by The Cookie Jar, OnPoint Productions, MightyMuzik, #AwayTeam, Inner Recess, Offbeat Magazine, WTUL, The Rose Bush, Eupham, and Pont:Productions.