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Floco & DJ Bruce Wonder had the task of opening up for the legendary SLICK RICK on October 30th & here's video of how they did. Floco running threw new album cuts like "Reverse Love" & "STWTKS" as well as an old school Hip-Hop medley that got the crowd excited. Enjoy the full set caught by Tony Thomas. Pics coming soon...
Click the photo for a review of the show by the Field Note Stenographers
Gearing up for the Slick Rick show on Thursday, Floco releases a song from the unreleased Ralph BIGhead Two project recordings. Vietnam catches Floco in vivid storytelling mode traveling through possible writers block, depression & more. Press play, download or both. VIETNAM VIETNAM!
You read that right good people! Floco Torres is opening for the RULER, the LEGENDARY SLICK RICK along with DJ Bruce Wonder at The Cox Capitol Theater on October 30th! Click the poster for tickets. W.E. hope you don't miss the show!!!
UPDATE: Late last night we got this in our email. More new music from Floco as he remixes Kiesza's hit song "Hideaway" with a rapid fire flow. Check the video below
Floctober is upon us. Not only is it Floco's birthday month but the 31 days is usually filled with surprises, new songs & such we're excited! Here's the first two events that we have so far. Floco returns to SOHO in Columbus to promote the new album. Also, Lunch Beat Macon returns to The 567 in Macon partly curated by Floco. Click both posters for event info. HAPPY FLOCTOBER
It's been a week since the album release & I've really just been taking in all the love & analyzing what we did right & what we can work on better for the next projects. Not just music but everything from film to ideas that advance our community.
The response has been overwhelming & it's nice to see that some things I KNEW would work actually worked.
Now it's about getting the message out to a larger group of people that think like us. We share these same thoughts & struggles but at some point the idea became to not embrace that if we fall off the shelf we will break but we can also be put back together.
When you create something, you always want it to be IT you know? As musicians we think every project or song can be IT. Every artist may hope their new painting is IT, the one that will get them in a gallery or sell for twice the price. Or maybe when you meet someone new & it feels so organic & with all the hope & heartache of the past, you hope that this person may be IT.
The truth is that we will never know until the moment passes & we look back & realize it wasn't it. Or maybe it was but we spent so much time comparing it to something else that the magic wore off. I'm trying not to do that from here on out. I want to BE right here & let the chips fall where they may. This isn't to say I'm not ambitious & I don't want things, but letting them flow is how life has gotten much better for me over this past year so I'm going with it.
I wrote an article about leaving Macon recently & I've…Continue