SOURCE: SMC Recordings

SMC Recordings

October 27, 2009 10:00 ET

SMC Recordings Releasing "Drought Season 2," the Latest Installment by Bay Area Rappers the Jacka and Berner

New Project Features Stellar Guest Appearances Including J-Stalin, Messy Marv and Cellski

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 27, 2009) - SMC Recordings proudly announced today the release of "Drought Season 2," hitting streets and cyberspace November 17, 2009.

Fresh off his west coast tour with Zion I, in support of his recent album, "Tear Gas," the San Francisco Weekly-award winner the Jacka teams up with San Francisco rapper Berner for the follow up to their successful 2008 project, "Drought Season." The project, which debuted at #25 (Rap) and #55 (R&B/Hip-Hop) on Billboard Charts, was well-received by critics and fans alike.

The first single "Colder Blood" pairs the Jacka and Berner with up-and-coming artists J-Stalin and Fam Skye. Summarizing the struggle and survival of life on the streets through the eyes of the artists, the video, directed by Razor, has already premiered on various hip-hop sites including and, garnering much anticipation for the project.

Guest appearances on "Drought Season 2" include appearances by Bay Area hip-hop artists Messy Marv, Cellski, Mob Figaz, J-Stalin, as well as Akron, Ohio rapper Ampichino.

About SMC Recordings:

Established in March of 2005, SMC Recordings is home to independent music and artists. Based in San Francisco, CA, the company's prized accomplishment is its unique philosophy of artist development, where artists are encouraged to participate with the label from inception through maintenance of their careers. This innovative structure has garnered industry veterans to join the company and aid in its growth. SMC is distributed by Fontana, the indie distribution subsidiary of Universal. It is SMC's humble regional beginnings and loyalty to their artists and their careers that will guarantee the company to always be on the precipice of creativity and expansion in the music game.

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