BREAKAGE: A Hitchhiker's Guide to Babylon, The Musical, can now be purchased at GYA Community Gallery & Fine Craft Shop!
2700 Locust Ave. St. Louis, Mo.
Thanks so much for the support! And remember: a portion of your purchase goes toward the Yeyo Arts Collective and the community it serves!
Find FAMOUS NEGRO ATHLETES on BANDCAMP!
Rasheed Jamal's debut LP "My Beautiful Ugly" It's progressive hip hop with a retro soul groove. Featuring Blue Azul on the respectable single The Rain Is Coming, and the lovely transitional interlude PSA fromHBA--now the whole world knows that I have the sense of humor of a 13 year old boy. #smh. Click the image to download My Beautiful Ugly from Bandcamp.
Blue reaches out to indie artists through YouTube: Uranus is BLUE. No pun intended. Music and informative talk from the progressive, soulful, poetic, storytelling, radical, otherworldly, dynamic, revolutionary, and otherwise non-conventional independent voices of the Universe. Uranus Is Blue now has a BLOG where you can learn more about the indie artists of the Universe and why we don't love these hos...among other things...
BLUE 'S IN THE NEW'S
I hear tell BLUE is in rotation! Support the sound waves!
On 1/15/13, BLUE spent a little time in the Hugs & Shrugs studio with the Hug Dealer and Big Daddy XL discussing life, why Portland, and her new album "Breakage: A Hitchhiker's Guide To Babylon, The Musical" According to Hug Dealer, "That is the most epic title ever." There was also some huggin', some shruggin' and hella shoutouts goin' on. Yeah...they got me drunk, but Hug Dealer bought me Burgerville afterwards! Click the image to listen to or download the link to the January 15th episode of Hugs & Shrugs at House of Sound.
Host and co-producer of Hong Kong Murder Machine, Kenny Kinds said, "...your wishes have been answered! HONG KONG MURDER MACHINE: EPISODE 2 IS LIVE! This ep we talk The Dark Knight Rises, the Olympics amongst other things being topical is what we do best. Plus music from Blue Azul, Lyfe Stile , GoJudo and 4 Hero. CHECK IT!" Then he said something about Nappy Kitchen being a "fantastic album", but who's quoting?
Yours truly was featured on Guess Who's Coming to Radio, hosted by Jamilah Bourdon, honoring creative women who write, produce, and arrange their art. Stay tuned for the archived web version of the interview. The FCC prevented me from saying real words, but the web version will contain uncensored music! Big thank you to KBOO Community Radio and Jamilah Bourdon for allowing me to grace the mic.
Exodus, our short film, selected for "Best of Portland" 48 Hr Film Project 2012. Awarded "Best Sound Design". Written and produced by Patrick Chizeck and Monica Foucher. Directed by Patrick Chizeck. Music by Blue Azul, Dayna Sanders, Daniel Stanton, and Joseph Spencer Chamberlain. Congratulations, team, on a job well done!
Bobby Fouther a Portland arts ambassador is in the process of making magic. Check out the promotional video (music by Blue Azul) and click INDIEGOGO for more info on how to be a part of this renaissance of culture and art.
Floyd Boykin Jr., St. Louis Poet and founder/chief editor of Spoken Vizions Magazine invited a few of us to be a part of his music video for "A Shoulder to Lean On". See if you can spot me ;-)
PAPER TRAIL A potent collaboration between lyfestile and Blue Azul. Sometimes "crazy" folks are not that "crazy" at all. Whatever you do leave a paper trail......... Beat created by Centipede. Arranged by Blue and lyfestile, mixed by Dj Reminise.