[RECAP] JSWISS Live @ National Sawdust

Last Saturday, June 23, JSWISS performed with his band at the beautiful new Brooklyn venue National Sawdust as part of the popular monthly series there, The Revolution. Thrown into the mix was special guest violinist Rini and it was definitely a special performance. Check out the recap on YouTube, shot by Shuhei Hayashi.

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“Dedicate.LoveSomethin” Video Selected For 2018 Hip Hop Film Festival

JSWISS’ powerful and inspirational music video for “Dedicate.LoveSomethin” off of his critically-acclaimed No Music EP was just selected for the 2018 Hip Hop Film Festival in Harlem, New York City this summer. The video is directed by Stephen Mucci, edited by John Holowitz and stars USA Fencing athletes Kamali and Khalil Thompson as well as Barstarzz founder Eduard Checo. The song is produced by producer/bassist Brady Watt (DJ Premier, Ski Beatz). For more info about the festival in August, click here.

[VIDEO] JSWISS & Wes Mingus Perform “Dedicate.LoveSomethin” For Sofar Sounds

Back in March JSWISS performed his duo set with guitarist Wes Mingus crafting all of the music on guitar and loop pedal for the popular international performance movement Sofar Sounds, their third such performance. As Sofar does from time to time they recorded this high quality video of them performing “Dedicate.LoveSomethin” a favorite of JSWISS fans that also has a stunning music video for the Brady Watt-produced single. Check out the Sofar Sounds video above and if you haven’t already, check out JSWISS’ No Music EP that the single is taken from on all major music platforms.

RECAP: JSWISS Live @ The Jelly

Earlier this month JSWISS was the featured act at one of the premier jam session in all of New York City, The Jelly. He performed several songs with The Jelly house band led by Kevin Moehringer and featuring other all-star musicians such as Sly5thAve, Lex Sadler, Sydney Driver and more! Check out the video to get a taste of how the night went.

Heads up JSWISS’ next show in NYC will be on Saturday, June 23! Stay tuned for details.

NEW MUSIC: JSWISS- “Hold On” (Prod. By Paul Bloom)

“Hold On”, produced by keyboardist/producer Paul Bloom, is a brand new smooth and infectious single from JSWISS also packed with clever wordplay throughout. You’ll be drawn in and entranced by the overall vibe while be dazzled by the barrage of clever wordplay throughout. “Hold On” is available on all music platforms including iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal and Bandcamp.

NEW MUSIC: “The Truth” (Prod. By Optiks)

This brand new single “The Truth” is the first collab between JSWISS and Optiks, a go-to producer for the likes of Blitz The Ambassador, Kap Kallous and Jon Connor. On “The Truth” JSWISS talks that talk as an emcee as well as drops some gems like “a rope can’t hold a spirit, they tried it that was feeble/ a rope could hold a person, can’t hold down a people”. It also connects to JSWISS’ “Awthentic” theme, which describes both his music and fan base, which both proudly embody the idea of being uncompromisingly yourself. “The Truth” also includes live bass from Lez Lemon and Matt Giella on trumpet.

“The Truth” is available on all major music platforms, including iTunes, Apple Music and Spotify.

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