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The Feart Itself 20 Year Anniversary Tour continues in Orlando, FL this Thursday! All upcoming tour dates are available below —
The Fear Itself 20 Year Anniversary Tour
June 12 — Beacham Theatre, Orlando FL
June 13 — Coopers, Nevada City, CA
June 19 — Gottrocks, Greenville, SC
June 20 — Tin Roof, Charleston, SC
June 21 — Space 2, the Soundtable, Atlanta, GA
June 22 — Club Havoc, Raleigh, NC
June 25 — Limelight, San Antonio, TX
June 26 — Holy Mountain, Austin, TX
June 27 — The Crown and Harp, Dallas, TX
June 28 – Sneak Beans, Jackson, MS
August 6 — Shambhala Music Festival, Salmo, Canada
Casual has released the digitally remastered version of the original "Fear Itself" instrumentals.
Enjoy, download, and purchase them here: http://casual1.bandcamp.com/album/fear-itself-instrumentals
DJ Toure's Freestyle Sessions returns, this time featuring Casual! Watch previous Freestyle Sessions featuring Opio, Erk tha Jerk, and Nio Tha Gift on DJ Toure's Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/DjToureTV
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Casual kicks of the 20 year celebration of "Fear Itself" announcing a commemorative tour performing the original album in its entirety. Kicking off in San Francisco on April 19th Casual zig zags across the country.
The Fear Itself 20 Year Anniversary Tour
April 19th – San Francisco, CA
April 20th – Willits, CA
April 26th – Fairfax, CA
May 2nd – Santa Rosa, CA
May 3rd – San Jose, CA
May 4th – Santa Cruz, CA
May 11th – Seattle, WA
May 15th – Missoula, MT
May 17th – Denver, CO
May 21st – Scottsdale, AZ
May 22nd – Flagstaff, AZ
May 23rd – Tucson, AZ
June 13th – Nevada City, CA
August 9th – Salmo, Canada
To set things off, Casual rereleases the digitally remastered version of the original "Fear Itself" instrumentals. Enjoy, download, and purchase them here: http://casual1.bandcamp.com/album/fear-itself-instrumentals
The School System's first single from the debut album "Mystery School". Single available now at https://casual1.bandcamp.com/album/my...
Album release April 22nd on iTunes. Pre-order now https://casual1.bandcamp.com/album/my...
The School System is a conglomerate of highly specialized emcees who hold the torch to carry on the original canons of Hip Hop. The "Mystery School" album showcase the emcees who contributed to the School System's debut release, L.B. Select, #Rapgod, Izrell & Shark Sinatra.
L.B. Select has been rhyming on the bay area underground scene for some time now. He is one of Oakland’s best kept secret. His unique rhyme style and slick delivery places L.B. in a league of his own.
Straight from Oakland California #Rapgod has been the representative of elite lyricism for over a decade. Representing Hieroglyphics Crew #Rapgod plays the anchor for the Mystery School album.
Izrell’s obscure rap style; one which is vocalized by a distinct vocal tone that is audibly conspicuous, is the most unique of the bunch. His voice is one to remember and his style is second to none.
Shark Sinatra bats clean up on this School System debut album adding the west coast street angle with a bizarro cameo appearance. This is hip hop at it's finest. The School System's debut release, "Mystery School" will be considered a classic. "Continue Reading
You might know Jonathan Owens aka Casual as the co-founder of the Oakland based supergroup Hieroglyphics. However, If you look deeper, you learn that he is a self taught historian, linguistics expert, and highly heralded as “your favorite rappers favorite rapper”. Casual leaves listeners inspired to define their musical experience referencing current events, ancient Egypt and just about everything in between. Known for his fierce battle tactics and unique wordplay he established a reputation for dissecting even the hardest MCs. Chris Witt of Allmusic explains “ Casual produces an unending and seemingly unstoppable flow of boasts and taunts, the simplicity of his message belies the complexity of his vicious wordplay.” From his critically acclaimed major label debut “Fear Itself”, classic crew albums “Full Circle” and “Third Eye Vision” to indie direct to fan projects like “Rapgod” and “Hierophant” Casual has continued to push the envelope building a legendary catalog and cult following.
In addition to touring globally Casual has been just as active on the business side starting a production company “Wetworks Films”, launching the “Hiero Day Festival” and most recently pioneering “Hiero Coin” a new digital currency.
2014 is shaping up to be the biggest year to date for Casual as he prepares for the 20 year anniversary of what might be his most popular album “Fear Itself”. The celebration will kick off with a world tour where he will be performing the original album in its entirety and continue throughout the year with a unique look back at the project and its impact.