GIG REVIEW: 2017 Albatross Music Festival at
ResonateGIG REVIEW: 2017 Albatross Music Festival at Hastings Racecourse, VancouverResonateBefore introducing their 2016 single Freal Luv during their set, Far East Movement's rapper Kev Nish recounted the group's struggle with marketability, revealing that they almost quit making music in the past few years. “You have record execs, you have ...
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 4:36 am
Iggy Azalea Drops New Single "Mo
HipHopDXIggy Azalea Drops New Single "Mo Bounce"HipHopDXProduced by The Stereotypes and co-written by Far East Movement's Kev Nish, the track is about as high-energy as it can get. Iggy's lyrics and flow leave a little to be desired, but the bass-heavy track seems perfectly suited for a night at the club ...Iggy Azalea returns to limelight with new single 'Mo Bounce'CelebMix (blog)Iggy Azalea's Brand New Single 'Mo Bounce' Released in FullAceShowbizIggy Azalea Releases New Single 'Mo Bounce': ListenBillboardDaily Mail -YouTube -T.co -Complexall 120 news articles »
Posted on 24 March 2017 | 7:57 am
Far East Movement's Kev Nish on 'Identity,'
The BoomBoxFar East Movement's Kev Nish on 'Identity,' Embracing Asian Culture and Snoop DoggThe BoomBoxIt's been quite a journey for the trio of Kevin Nishimura (Kev Nish), James Roh (Prohgress) and Virman Coquia (DJ Virman) as they've moved away from the spotlight. They went behind-the-scenes with an intention to stay there. It's been four years since ...
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 12:45 pm
How Far East Movement took success into
How Far East Movement took success into their own handsPRIKev Nish, on the right, says Far East Movement made its new album “Identity” the way they wanted. “We fought to do things on our own terms, so it's such a surprise that we are still getting the radio play.” Bandmates Prohgress on the left, and DJ ...and more »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 6:37 pm
Far East Movement Got Tired of Hearing They
L.A. WeeklyFar East Movement Got Tired of Hearing They Were "Too Asian," so They Went IndependentL.A. Weekly“We had to take a break,” says Kev Nish, over bulgogi at a friend's restaurant in Koreatown. “We lost J-Splif to family stuff and felt like we'd lost our label. There was no engagement. We heard the same things from executives — it's too Asian, too ...
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 4:49 am
The Hitmakers Behind 'Like A G6' Made Videos
Their latest EP, KTOWN RIOT, was inspired by their formative years in the neighborhood. Kev Nish (whose real name is Kevin Nishimura), tells LAist that the founding members of his crew, Prohgress (James Roh) and J-Splif (Jae Choung), who are all now 32 ...
Posted on 12 December 2014 | 7:31 am
Far East Movement to perform in Saigon
Far East Movement is an American hip hop band quartet based in Los Angeles. The group formed in 2003 and consists of Kev Nish (Kevin Nishimura), Prohgress (James Roh), J-Splif (Jae Choung), and DJ Virman (Virman Coquia). Far East Movement's first claim to ...
Posted on 17 September 2013 | 11:43 am
Far East Movement and the 'Grizzly' truth
Combining hip-hop sounds, dance beats and memorable phrases has paid off in a big way for them. Kev Nish, Prohgress, J-Splif and DJ Virman first came into the limelight on the soundtrack for The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift. The single "Like a G6" hit ...
Posted on 16 July 2013 | 9:55 am
Far East Movement: Getting down with Asian
Calling someone by their hip-hop inspired alias can sometimes be a little odd in an interview. Take Kev Nish, from American hip-hop, dance and pop group Far East Movement. It has to be said he's a happy and forthcoming chap, but it's not like his nickname ...
Posted on 10 July 2013 | 3:05 pm
Alpine Now Shipping Subwoofers Produced In
“Bass is an integral part of our music, since it sets the tone and attitude for our performances,” said Kev Nish, of Far East Movement. “We are thrilled to have contributed to the BASSLINE design process and are proud to deliver a product that meets ...
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 2:29 pm