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LA Symphony

LA Symphony
Country:United States
Website:http://www.lasymphony.com
Releases:[Unleashed : A Collection Of Unreleased Rarities, Demos, And More!] [Less Than Zero EP] [Disappear Here] [CIWYW] [The End Is Now (Gotee version)] [Gonna Be Alright (single)] [I can't have her (single)] [The End Is Now (Basement version)] [The End Is Now (pre-release)] [Baloney (EP)] [Big. Broke. L.A.] [Call it what you want] [Broken tape decks (single)] [Broken Tape Decks (pre-release CD single)] [Composition #1] [Heartfelt rhymes (single)] [Everybody Get (single)]
Lyrics:Found 20 lyrics at BusyR.com Lyrics Archive.
Info:The crew started out with the following ten members:
- bTwice (Brainwash Projects)
- CookBook
- DJ J-Boog
- Flynn Adam Atkins
- J-Beits (also known as Great jason)
- Joey the Jerk
- Pigeon John (Brainwash Projects)
- Sharlok Poems
- Trendi MC
- UNO Mas

Album
Their first release was "Composition #1" on Flynn's label Eartube Empire in 1999. Their next album would be released on Squint Entertainment in 2001 and had received quite some media attention.

Stopped
But when Squint Entertainment got sold by parent company Word Records it stopped the release of their long awaited album "Call It What You Want" set to be released in April 2001.

Line Up
The crew freed from their contract after two years finally got signed to Gotee Records be it in a much smaller line up of five, then when they started. So after loosing , Pigeon John, J-Beits, and bTwice the line up is:
- CookBook
- Flynn
- Joey the Jerk
- Sharlok Poems
- UNO Mas

Gotee
Their first release for Gotee Records is "The End Is Now" in 2003, which was released for the mainstream market on Basement Records. That same year they did put out the album Call It What You Want as CIWYW. In 2005 another full length album Disappear Here was released and a limited EP on Gotee.

Touring
In May 2006 LA Symphony started touring the United States with Deux Process. The "Driven By The Facts Tour" is sponsored by World Vision and MySpace.com.

Nominations: GMA
LA Symphony is nominated for the first time for a Dove Award. It's in the category "Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year" for the record "Unleashed" (2007) at the 39th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The award ceremony is held on April 23rd, 2008.

Mixtapes
The crew released a mixtape entitled "Unleashed" (2007) containing rare tracks, from LA Symphony studio vaults.

Photo from left to right: Joey the Jerk, UNO Mas, CookBook, Sharlok Poems, and Flynn.

Release:Unleashed : A Collection Of Unreleased Rarities, Demos, And More!
Unleashed : A Collection Of Unreleased Rarities, Demos, And More!
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2007
Recordlabel:Syntax Records
Info:The album is released on August 14th, 2007.

The album contains rarest and best remixes, drops, demo's, and b-side's the crew made in the past 7 years. The mixtape includes never before heard material by the entire LA Symphony family.

Production by:
- Great Jason: 1
- Will.I.Am of Black Eyed Peas: 2
- Flynn Adam: 3, 6, 9-11, 13, 15, 18, 19, 21
- Madlib: 4
- Pigeon John: 5
- CookBook: 7, 8, 12, 16, 17, 20, 22
- Overflo: 14

1. DL drop
2. Idle Time
3. All We Know
4. Universal - featuring Posdnus of De La Soul
5. Choc. City drop
6. Ball Bounces
7. C.rap
8. I Speak
9. Love For The Art - featuring AWOL One
10. Break It Down
11. Friday Night Flavas drop
12. Passionate
13. Copywrite
14. Get Out The Van
15. Soul Bros.
16. Tour Bus
17. We Came From Beyond drop
18. Church
19. Up Down
20. Girl, Interrupted
21. You Mash Up
22. Global Takeover
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Release:Less Than Zero EP
Less Than Zero EP
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2005
Recordlabel:Gotee Records
Info:A limited EP released August 2005. It contains five brand new songs, which are not on the album Disappear Here, except for Timeless & Less Than Zero.

1. Timeless - featuring DJ Rhetmattic
2. 1st & Vignes
3. Less Than Zero
4. Can't Really Tell
5. Bamboozled
6. Face to Face
7. Peace Song
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Release:Disappear Here
Disappear Here
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2005
Recordlabel:Gotee Records
Info:Credits
Mastered by Dan Shike at Tone and Volume Mastering.
Recorded at T2 Studios except for Timeless recorded at Evidence Studio.
Artist & Repertoire by Jason King.
Design by giant2.
Creative direction by Eddy Boer.
Photography by Robbie Jeffers.
Production by
Evidence - track 2
Great Jason - track 3
Flynn - tracks 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11
Madlib - track 5
CookBook - tracks 10, 12, 15
Sup the Chemist - track 13
Great Jason - track 14
Executive production by Toby McKeehan & Joey Elwood.

1. Finland intro
2. Timeless - featuring DJ Rhetmattic
3. Put Up or Shut Up
4. Money Song
5. Universal - featuring MURS
6. Dance Like
7. Funky Music
8. Hold On
9. C'est La Vie - featuring Tonex
10. Grand piano
11. Give - featuring Jenilee Reyes
12. Pops song
13. Less Than Zero
14. Rise - featuring Kiz Charasmatic
15. Don't Call Me
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Release:CIWYW
CIWYW
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2004
Recordlabel:Indie (Independant Release)
Info:Production by
- Will.i.am (of the Black Eyed Peas) : 4, 5, 6, 12
- Prince Paul (of De La Soul) : 11
- Mario C (of the Beastie Boys) : 17

1. Intro
2. Broken Tape Decks
3. What you say? - featuring Fatlip
4. Champion Birdwatchers
5. Very Expensive
6. Interlude
7. San Diego
8. Action
9. Easy Now
10. Interlude
11. Celly Situation
12. Broken now
13. Anything - featuring Black Eyed Peas
14. Interlude
15. Xtraordinaire
16. Authentic
17. Whirlwind
18. Call it what you want
19. L.A.
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Release:The End Is Now (Gotee version)
The End Is Now (Gotee version)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Gotee Records
Info:Production by
- Flynn: 1-6, 8, 10, 12, 14
- Pigeon John: 7
- Great Jason: 9, 16
- CookBook: 11, 17
- bTwice: 13
- CookBook & Flynn: 15

1. End is Now
2. Next
3. I Can't Have Her
4. Here to Party
5. One of a Kind
6. Heeve Ho!
7. Charlie Brown
8. 187 on the Dancefloor
9. Wondeful
10. Gonna Be Alright
11. No Excuse
12. L.A.S. is DEAD
13. Dreamin'
14. Lady Lucky (do what i do)
15. The Emcees
16. Ghana Homage
17. Gonna Be Alright- Remix
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Release:Gonna Be Alright (single)
Gonna Be Alright (single)
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Media:[7/12inch Vinyl]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Basement Records
Info:Vinyl 12 inch single

Side 1
1. Gonna Be Alright
2. Wonderful
3. Dreamin'

Side 2
1. Gonna Be Alright - instrumental
2. Wonderful - instrumental
3. Dreamin' - instrumental
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Release:I can't have her (single)
I can't have her (single)
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Media:[7/12inch Vinyl]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Basement Records
Info:All tracks produced by Flynn.

Side 1:
1. I Can't Have Her
2. Lady Luck
3. Next

Side 2:
1. I Can't Have Her - instrumental
2. Lady Luck - instrumental
3. Next - instrumental
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Release:The End Is Now (Basement version)
The End Is Now (Basement version)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Basement Records
Info:Production by
- Flynn : 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
- Pigeon John : 5
- Great Jason (J-Beits) : 7, 14
- CookBook : 9
- bTwice : 11
- CookBook & Flynn : 13

1. End Is Now
2. Next
3. I Can't Have Her
4. Heave Ho!
5. Charlie Brown
6. 187 on the Dancefloor
7. Wonderful
8. Gonna Be Alright
9. No Excuse
10. L.A.S. is Dead
11. Dreamin'
12. Lady Luck (do what i do)
13. The Emcees
14. Ghana Homage (& bonus track)
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Release:The End Is Now (pre-release)
The End Is Now (pre-release)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Gotee Records
Info:Pre-release of the album The End Is Now - not final master.

1. The End is Now
2. Next
3. I Can't Have Her
4. Here to Party
5. One of a Kind
6. Heeve Ho
7. Charlie Brown
8. 187 on the Dancefloor
9. Wondeful
10. Gonna Be Alright
11. Dolby
12. Ghana Homeage
13. Dreamin'
14. Lady Lucky
15. The Emcees
16. LAS is Dead
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Release:Baloney (EP)
Baloney (EP)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2002
Recordlabel:Microcker
Info:All tracks recorded at the Terrordome - Los Angeles, California.
Production by George Lucas (track 1), Flynn (tracks 2, 3, 4 & 7), The Mighty Paris (track 4), CookBook (track 5 & 9), bTwice (track 6) and J-Beits (track 8).
All tracks mixed by bTwice, CookBook and Flynn at the Terrordome.
Tracks mastered by Tim Trudeau at Syntax - San Diego, California.
Design by Godcreated_Design
Printing by Phatefx.com

1. Power Converters
2. "10"
3. King Kong
4. You
5. Haters
6. Maintain
7. Win Win
8. Crush (ed)
9. Big Rap Money Makin'
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Release:Big. Broke. L.A.
Big. Broke. L.A.
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2001
Recordlabel:Squint Entertainment
Info:Production by
- J-Beits: 1, 5
- The Gourmets: 2, 6
- bTwice: 3
- bTwice & Mario C (of the Beastie Boys): 4

1. Broken Tape Decks
2. What You Say? - featuring Fatlip
3. Big Dipper
4. L.A.
5. Broken Tape Decks - instrumental
6. What You Say? - instrumental
7. Broken Tape Decks - acappela
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Release:Call it what you want
Call it what you want
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2001
Recordlabel:Squint Entertainment
Info:The album was scheduled to be released in April 2001. But never came further then a pre-release, because of problems between Squint Entertainment and it's parent company. The record "Call It what you want" finally got out as the independant release C.I.W.Y.W. in 2004.

1. Intro
2. Broken tape decks
3. What you say? - featuring Fatlip
4. Champion birdwatchers
5. Very expensive
6. Interlude
7. San Diego
8. Action
9. Easy now
10. Interlude
11. Celly situation
12. Broken now
13. Anything - featuring Black Eyed Peas
14. Interlude
15. Xtraordinaire
16. Authentic
17. Whirlwind
18. Call it what you want
19. L.A.
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Release:Broken tape decks (single)
Broken tape decks (single)
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Media:[7/12inch Vinyl]
Released:2000
Recordlabel:Squint Entertainment
Info:Side 1:
1. Broken tape decks (album version)
2. Broken tape decks (instrumental)
3. Broken tape decks (acapella)

Side 2:
1. What you say? - featuring Fatlip (album version)
2. What you say? - featuring Fatlip (instrumental)
3. What you say? - featuring Fatlip (acapella)
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Release:Broken Tape Decks (pre-release CD single)
Broken Tape Decks (pre-release CD single)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2000
Recordlabel:Squint Entertainment
Info:The CD single was released prior to the announced releasedate of the album "Call It What You Want", which was set for April 2001.

1. Broken Tape Decks
2. What You Say? - featuring Fatlip
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Release:Composition #1
Composition #1
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:1999
Recordlabel:Eartube Empire
Info:The album is re-released by Basement Records in 2003.
Production by
- Great Jason : 1,2,9,10,14,17
- bTwice : 3
- Flynn : 4
- Coy : 5,6,7,12,13
- CookBook & UNO Mas : 8,11
- Coy & Flynn : 15
- Pigeon John : 16

1. Composition #1
2. Heartfelt Rhymes
3. San Diego
4. Sea Breeze
5. Night After Night Remix
6. Phone Conversation - interlude
7. Everybody Get
8. Little Shirts
9. Stratosphere Intro
10. Stratosphere
11. Duplicate
12. Spanish Hawthorne
13. Incomplete Thoughts
14. Soljourn
15. Hype Verse
16. Look @ Me Dancing
17. Mr. What D. Heck
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Release:Heartfelt rhymes (single)
Heartfelt rhymes (single)
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Media:[7/12inch Vinyl]
Released:1999
Recordlabel:Eartube Empire
Info:Side 1
1. Heartfelt Rhymes (featuring Trendi MC and Sharlock Poems)
2. San Diego (featuring Pigeon John and bTwice)
3. Incomplete Thoughts (featuring Joey Lawrence)

Side 2
1. Heartfelt Rhymes - instrumental
2. San Diego - instrumental
3. Incomplete Thoughts - instrumental
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Release:Everybody Get (single)
Everybody Get (single)
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Media:[7/12inch Vinyl]
Released:1999
Recordlabel:Eartube Empire
Info:Side 1:
1. Everybody Get - album version (featuring Joey L and Flynn)
2. Everbody Get - instrumental

Side 2:
1. Mr. What D. Heck - single edit (featuring Halleyoos and Pigeon John)
2. Mr. What D. Heck - instrumental
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