Her, the duo out of Rennes in Northwestern France, is a band consisting of co-captains and vocalists, Victor Solf and Simon Carpentier. Fresh off their head-turning musical output earlier this month, Her’s debut six-track mixtape has caused quite a buzz in the music industry. Her Tape #1 comes equipped with four singles, with an intro and interlude to boot.
Last month when Macklemore and Ryan Lewis were in town I had the opportunity to use my “credentials” for some backstage passes. The concert was off the hook and the crowd was electric! It definitely had to be one the liveliest crowds on tour. I took a couple videos which you can view up top and down bottom. Shout out to Tricia Davis and Zach Quillen for hooking it up!
I’m really pleased to be able to present this interview. When it comes to making music and art, Sene is on a whole different wavelength than most cats these days. I instantly feel smarter after each and every listen. In our interview Sene speaks on his top ten albums, his writing process, Recess, capitalization/punctuation and more. Continue reading Turn It Up Son, Blast It – An Interview w/ Sene→
When I contacted Blu about an interview I told him that he was “One of my favorite MC’s”. I kind of understated that a little. I was trying not to sound like some uber fan or something. But the truth is, Blu’s by far my favorite MC right now. His sound is amazing to me. Dude’s a poet, an artist and I’m really honored to be able to have interviewed him. I could say some corny line here about “hip-hop still being alive”, but the fact is, if you listen to Blu, you already know this. During our interview with Blu he speaks on his writing process, acting, his live performances, the Lakers and more. Continue reading An Interview w/ Her Favorite Colo(u)r – Blu→
Caught up with Gangsta Gibbs after he performed a couple weeks back and discussed everything from his favorite song to Jerry Sandusky and the Penn State scandal. Dude is a real cool cat. No ego or anything just a man that loves to rap!
I met up with Fashawn after the show at the Catalyst on 7/19 and he spit a freestyle for us (interview coming soon). Fash killed the show. Make sure to go check out more of Fashawn at his website and on his Twitter.