Emilio Rojas News & Features

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Tech N9ne, Yelawolf & a Stage-Diving Gumby Rock DJBooth’s A3C Stage (Pics)

Last weekend some of hip-hop's best joined The DJBooth and our partner SupaHotBeats for one hell of an A3C stage that included Tech N9ne, Yelawolf, a stage-diving gumby and much more. If you couldn't make it down to Atlanta... Read More
Posted on Oct 17, 2012
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The Road to A3C: Emilio Rojas

The DJBooth is proud to announce that the Emilio Rojas will be rocking on our stage for this year's A3C Festival in Atlanta. During a time when New York is struggling to break new artists, an unlikely face, from an unlikely... Read More
Posted on Oct 09, 2012
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DJBooth SXNK Showcase Recap [Exclusive Video]

Atlanta, Ga. -- Didn't make it to The DJBooth, Pairadime Music, Society Original Products and 24HRGrind's first annual South by Nice Kicks showcase? Not to worry--you can get an inside look at the action via the recap video... Read More
Posted on Mar 24, 2012
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DJBooth Announces “The Rising Live From Austin” Showcase ft. Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T. & More

Austin, Tx. - Next month, March 11-20, up-and-coming artists from across the map will converge on Austin, Texas to participate in the 25th annual South by Southwest festival. As part of the week's festivities, DJBooth.net... Read More
Posted on Mar 03, 2011
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Emilio Rojas Debuts Video for Booth-Acclaimed Single “Close to Me”

New York, N.Y. -- Last week, Booth favorite Emilio Rojas earned reader-acclaim for mixtape single "Close to Me." Now, the freestyle series alumnus is back with the record's official, Vid Arroyo-directed video accompaniment... Read More
Posted on Dec 16, 2010
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The Grand Finale: Wrapping Up DJBooth’s A3C Finale

(Editors Note: Over the last few weeks DJBooth has been steadily releasing exclusive interviews from the artists who attended Atlanta's epic A3C Festival. As a final goodbye to the night that was, here's one last look at the... Read More
Posted on Nov 22, 2010
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Jacques Morel Interviews Emilio Rojas, Laws & Asher Roth presented by DJBoothTV & FreshOutTheBox365

New York, N.Y. -- During October's CMJ Music Marathon, DJBoothTV's own Jacques Morel had the chance to visit newly-opened Big Apple clothing store The Hundreds for a casual sit-down with Asher Roth, The Natural emcee (and... Read More
Posted on Nov 10, 2010
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“Are You Listening?” CMJ Showcase Highlights [Video]

New York, N.Y. -- On October 21, a lineup of the game's hottest up-and-comers assembled at the Lower East Side's Sapphire Lounge for DJBooth.net/Platform One/Vicarious Music-sponsored CMJ showcase Are You Listening?. For... Read More
Posted on Nov 03, 2010
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The ILLZ, Emilio Rojas & More to Perform at Leaders of the New Cool’s “CMJ Edition!” Showcase

New York, N.Y. -- DJBooth.net has joined forces with Leaders of the New Cool to co-promote their CMJ Music Marathon showcase. Going down 4:30 PM this Thursday (the 21st) at the 8 Bond Studio, the Hollywood East & Def Jam... Read More
Posted on Oct 19, 2010
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The DJBooth A3C Showcase Awards (Video & Pics)

(Laws & Emilio Rojas hold down DJBooth's A3C stage) All photos courtesy of Sheyla Padilla. First off, I’m sorry. I’m sorry that you have to read these lines as if they’ll be as memorable as the actual A3C experience.... Read More
Posted on Oct 15, 2010
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Emilio Rojas to Headline Booth-Sponsored “Are You Listening?” Showcase at CMJ

New York, N.Y. -- As part of this year's CMJ Music Marathon, DJBooth.net, Platform One and Vicarious Music have assembled a lineup of the game's hottest up-and-comers for Are You Listening?: An Ear to the Streets Showcase.... Read More
Posted on Oct 13, 2010
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The Definitive SXSW Wrap Up [Exclusive Coverage]

I have lived by many mottos during my brief 19 years on Earth. This year, however, I have stuck to one mantra: “follow your dream even when the road ahead seems like a nightmare”. With that being said, when I got a call... Read More
Posted on Mar 26, 2010
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Donny Goines Headlines Showcase in NYC [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY – Donny Goines, Emilio Rojas, Rain and Beyond Belief represented hip-hop to the fullest at The Blender Theatre at Gramercy on Monday night. In an exclusive interview, Emilio Rojas said that his new, DJ Green... Read More
Posted on Dec 02, 2009
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Emilio Rojas Drops Long-Awaited Mixtape “The Natural” [Download]

New York, N.Y. -- Reader favorite (and recent Booth interviewee) Emilio Rojas has joined forces with East Coast heavyweight DJ Green Lantern to bring fans his long-awaited new street album. Featuring Booth-acclaimed cuts... Read More
Posted on Nov 18, 2009
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Emilio Rojas Performs “Closure” Off Upcoming “The Natural Mixtape” [Video]

New York, NY -- In a new video, filmed by Court Dunn, Recession Proof emcee Emilio Rojas performs Keelay & Zaire-produced mixtape cut "Closure" at NYC's China Club. The Natural, Rojas' latest street album, is set to hit the... Read More
Posted on Jun 03, 2009
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Emilio Rojas Spits “The Last Days” for DJBooth.net Freestyle Series

New York, NY -- Emilio Rojas, the underground emcee who recently teamed up with Stat Quo on mixtape cut "Way She Moves," has stepped into the Booth to bring us the 43rd entry in our DJBooth.net Freestyle Series. On his brand... Read More
Posted on May 12, 2009
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Emilio Rojas Looks To Stay “Recession Proof” On New, Booth-Approved Mixtape [Free Download]

New York, NY -- Underground emcee and Booth favorite Emilio Rojas has teamed up with Legend and DJ Noodles to bring listeners his highly-anticipated sophomore mixtape. Featuring NYC ensemble cut "585 (Roc Y'all Remix)" and... Read More
Posted on Mar 06, 2009