Illvibe Collective is a DJ and production team hailing from Philadelphia, PA. With combined experience dating back to the late 80′s, the DJ collective has developed a unique yet traditionally-rooted taste in music. By playing gigs, touring with performance artists of all musical styles, and running consistent online radio shows, their DJ footprint reaches clubs, concert venues, festivals, and the internet in all parts of the world.
The Illvibe style is rooted in Hip Hop yet draws from a variety of genre’s including Funk, Soul, Broken Beat, Electro, House, Rock, Afrobeat, and Bossa Nova to create a progressive musical mosaic. With a strong respect among artists and party-goers alike, the Illvibe Collective brings styles upon styles to the eardrums of all who have a love and appreciation for the language of music.[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5qB1wDGNRM]
All Together Now is the debut album from Philly-based DJ/Production team Illvibe Collective. Known for the their turntable wizardry and party-rocking abilities, the crew steps behind the scenes to create and coordinate songs with a talented ensemble of MC’s, vocalists, producers, and musicians. All Together Now features collaborations and songwriting with artists such as Hezekiah, Bahamadia, Finale, Invincible, Aaron Livingston, John Robinson, Rich Medina, Conya Doss, Reef The Lost Cauze, Supastition, and many more. From front to back, through the perspective of these world class DJs, the album meshes the historical traditions of boombap with heavy soulful grooves and progressive stylistic sound directions.[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KyDRrUWFVUs]
By combining electronic sounds, classic drum kicks, piano elements, horns, and artistically engineered samples, the Illvibe crew takes you on an eclectic musical excursion exploring tracks that pull influence from all musical genres. The album delivers a variety of vibes that cater to the comfort of your headphones, the speakers in your car, and to dance floors across the globe. Through All Together Now, the Illvibe crew introduces its production style and demonstrates its deep musical knowledge and creative abilities with the intent to stake its claim as one of the freshest, most diverse and consistent production teams in the industry. This Illvibe debut is sure to resonate with music connoisseurs and move the masses across the globe.
Philadelphia Album Release Party.
The official Philly album release party is going down Tuesday April 5th at Silk City. There will be performances by John Robinson, Hezekiah, Lady Alma, Reef The Lost Cauze, Dave Ghetto, Ne’a Posey, and more. We will also have sets by DJs Ultraviolet and Foxx Boogie. And of course, the Illvibe Collective will be on the turntables doing what they do best. The best part is you will get a copy of the album included with the price of admission.
Tuesday April 5th
Silk City (435 Spring Garden St)
Doors @ 9pm
$10 (includes a copy of the CD)
Reef The Lost Cauze
w/ DJs Ultraviolet and Foxx Boogie
Buy “All Together Now”
“Authentic Raw” (Feat. Supastition and Reef The Lost Cauze) (FREE DOWNLOAD – HERE)
“Medicine Men” (feat. A.R.M.) [African Rebel Movement] (FREE DOWNLOAD – HERE)