After a brief hiatus Blueprint returns; this time as an author. After successfully writing two books, we are happy to announce What A Night. What a Night details some of Blueprint’s worst show experiences throughout his twelve year career. The stories you will read provide an entertaining insight as to what can happen while touring. You will not be disappointed! Beat the masses and pre-order your edition today.
We are excited to bring you the Weightless Classics mix hosted by Blueprint via SoundCloud! This is the first episode in a four part musical journey through the Weightless Recordings catalog. You will hear the sounds of Blueprint, Illogic, Envelope, Zero Star, Latimore Platz and Greenhouse Effect. Do us a favor and check out the first journey. Please feel free to download and share!
Additional dates have been added to Blueprint’s “Respect the Architect” tour with DJ Rare Groove and Count Bass D. If the tour stops in your city; grab a friend or two and head to the show! Check below to see if your city has been added.
Thurs May 8th – Gainesville, FL @ The Backyard | http://on.fb.me/1eHdKud
Sat May 24th – Albuquerque, NM @ Sister Bar | http://on.fb.me/1kZD1Cy
June 1st – Boise, ID @ Tom Grainey’s | http://on.fb.me/1hHLwik
Tuesday June 9th – Moscow, ID @ John’s Alley | http://on.fb.me/1kZDowS
Sat. June 28th – Milwaukee, WI @ Mad Planet | http://on.fb.me/1hTDNc2
Sun June 29th – Green Bay, WI @ JD’s Speakeasy | http://on.fb.me/1hHLR4H
Tuesday July 8th Manchester NH @ The Shaskeen | http://on.fb.me/1hHMuuQ
Weds July 9th – Portland, ME @ The Asylm | http://on.fb.me/QbV76u
Thurs July 10th – Stanhope, NJ @ Stanhope House | http://on.fb.me/1gEjcg2
Friday July 11th – Albany, NU @ Red Square | http://on.fb.me/1m6yEFo
Saturday July 12th – Buffalo, NY @ Duke’s Bohemian Bar & Grill |http://on.fb.me/QbVcal
DEL CIY RADIO: “What do you like doing better, making beats or Rhyming?”
BLUEPRINT: I got a weird relationship with both man, because when I started rhyming, and I say this to people and they’re surprised, I never envisioned myself as a solo emcee, ever. I was always more comfortable in a group. I was always more comfortable as just a producer behind the scenes. And that didn’t change until the first Soul Position records came out. Continue Reading →
Today, we decided to take you back with exclusive footage of Blueprint live from Bernies circa 2003. Enjoy!
Blueprint announces the first set of tour dates in support of his upcoming solo release Respect the Architect, due out April 22nd on Weightless Recordings. The tour will span two and a half months, cover sixty cities, and feature support from Count Bass D and DJ Rare Groove. Join the event for the city nearest you below!
Saturday April 26th – Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness | EVENT DETAILS
Thursday May 1st – Evansville, IN @ PG | EVENT DETAILS
Friday May 2nd – Huntington, WV @ V Club | EVENT DETAILS
Saturday May 3rd – Asheville, NC @ Timo’s House | EVENT DETAILS Continue Reading →
Weightless Recordings has just received the vinyl test pressings for Blueprint’s upcoming release Respect the Architect, out April 22nd. This is very exciting news! We decided to keep it local and get the vinyl pressed at the legendary Musicol Record Pressing plant. For those unaware, Musicol has been a staple in the Columbus music scene by providing a multitude of music related services for local/national recording artists for the past 40 years. Weightless is glad to have partnered with them for this release!
The vinyl for Respect the Architect will be limited to 500 copies, be printed on RED vinyl, and will come with a digital download code. The first 200 copies will be signed by Blueprint.
We hope you will support the movement and pre-oder Respect the Architect by Blueprint tomorrow, Tuesday March 4th.
On Saturday April 26th, Blueprint will be celebrating the release of his new project Respect the Architect with an album release party in Columbus, OH. The event will be feature performances from Blueprint, Dominique Larue, and Fabrashay. DJ Rare Groove will provide the soundtrack for he night and Blueprint’s Greenhouse brethren Illogic will be the host. The event will be held at Double Happiness. If you’ve been to Double Happiness before then you know it’s a small intimate venue, so we would advice you to purchase your tickets in advance using the link below.
Date: Saturday April 26th, 2014
Event: Blueprint “Respect the Architect” album release party
City: Columbus, OH
Venue: Double Happiness
Address: 482 S. Front Street
Ages: All Ages welcome
Performers: Blueprint, Dominique Larue, Fabrashay, DJ Rare Groove. Hosted by Illogic.
Event Page: HERE
Advance Tickets: HERE
Note: This will be Blueprint’s only show in Ohio before heading on tour for two months, so we advise everybody in the surrounding cities to come check out the show.
Weightless Recordings is proud to announce Blueprint‘s next solo release, Respect the Architect, will be available on Tuesday, April 22nd. This project is the follow-up to his 2011 solo release, Adventures in Counter-Culture. Please support the movement and help spread the word!