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RB Weekend Preview: Following the Rainbow to Pot of Gold Music Festival

Lucky Man, Universatile, and RB are coming back this weekend to give you an even bigger and better Pot of Gold Music Festival 2016! Last year we were at Tempe beach park and now we’ve moved location to the much bigger, better, and badder Rawhide for a celebration of St Patty’s day that no one will forget! The festival will take place on the 17th and 19th of March, on Thursday and Saturday. On the first day FUTURESlightly StoopidAtmosphere, Dirty Heads, Ty Dolla $ign, and Fishbone are all going to be playing. The second day BIG SEAN311Rebelution, Protoje, Earl Sweatshirt, COZZ, Katastro, and Mouse Powell are all performing. Here is an artist by artist breakdown of what all these guys have been up to and what they’re bringing this weekend!

Future – Nayvadius DeMun Wilburn, known professionally as Future is an American hip hop recording artist. Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Wilburn first became involved in music as part of the Dungeon Family, where he received the nickname “the Future.” Check out his track “All Right” to see what the Future is bringing now!

Slightly Stoopid – Slightly Stoopid is an American band based in Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, who describe their music as “a fusion of folk, rock, reggae and blues with hip-hop, funk, metal and punk.” Check out their song “Above the Clouds” to see what they are all about!

Atmosphere – Atmosphere is an American hip hop duo from Minneapolis, Minnesota, consisting of rapper Slug (Sean Daley) and DJ/producer Ant (Anthony Davis). Since its formation in 1989, the group has released eight studio albums and ten extended plays.

Dirty Heads – Dirty Heads is a band from Huntington Beach, California, with a melodic style that includes hip hop and ska punk. Their debut album, Any Port in a Storm, was released on September 23, 2008, by Executive Music Group.

Fishbone – Fishbone is an American rock band formed in 1979 in Los Angeles, California, which plays a fusion of ska, punk rock, funk, hard rock and soul.

BIG SEAN – Sean Michael Leonard Anderson, known professionally as Big Sean, is an American rapper from Detroit, Michigan. Big Sean signed with Kanye West’s GOOD Music in 2007, Def Jam Recordings in 2008 and Roc Nation in 2014.

311 – 311 is an American rock band from Omaha, Nebraska. The band was formed in 1988 by vocalist and guitarist Nick Hexum, lead guitarist Jim Watson, bassist Aaron “P-Nut” Wills and drummer Chad Sexton.

Rebelution – Rebelution is a roots reggae music band formed in Santa Barbara, California. Current members of Rebelution are Eric Rachmany, Rory Carey, Wesley Finley, Marley D Williams, and Khris Royal.

Protoje – Oje Ken Ollivierre popularly known as Protoje, is a contemporary reggae singer, and songwriter from Jamaica. His mother is Jamaican singer, Lorna Bennett, best known for her 1972 rendition of “Breakfast in Bed”.

Earl Sweatshirt – Thebe Neruda Kgositsile, better known by his stage name Earl Sweatshirt, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, songwriter, musician, DJ, and a former member of the Los Angeles-based hip hop collective Odd Future.

COZZ – Cody Osagie, better known by his stage name Cozz, is an American rapper from Los Angeles, California. He is signed to J. Cole’s Dreamville Records and Interscope Records. His debut studio album Cozz & Effect, was released on October 3, 2014.

Katastro – Tempe, Arizona based, Katastro was formed in 2007 by vocalist, Andy Chaves drummer, Andrew Stravers and guitarist, Tanner Riccio. Later on, bassist Ryan Weddle joined the band to complete the current line up. The band gained notoriety by creatively blending elements of rock, funk, blues and hip hop.

Mouse Powell – Mouse Powell is the world’s most reluctant rapper. Mouse Powell loves dogs, and has been making music accordingly since 2011. His debut album “Where It’s Cloudy” surely pleased some people, but his follow up album “These Are The Good Times” was at least twice as effective. After taking a blood oath with Tempe based producer, The Ref, the duo have been making genre bending and life altering music ever since.

Get your tickets for Pot of Gold now! We will see you at Rawhide!

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