Windy City raised now Smog City settled MC Open Mike Eagle has found quite a comfy nest amongst LA’s sky scraping palm trees. The peculiar art rap proprietor has single handedly revived the spirit of Project Blowed, while adding vivid strokes of color to an already brilliant Southern California scene. His debut album, Unapologetic Art Rap, has launched his music into the blogosphere where it has been met with hugs and hand pounds from the web’s worthiest taste-makers. Rightfully so considering the album transcends trendsetting and instead gives hip hop’s starving underworld a fearless classic full of razor sharp wit and mind boggling mic skills.
His new album, 4NML HSPTL, is set to release June 26th via Fake Four Inc.
We’ve been following LA Font since their debut album, The American Leagues, and so should you! Make sure to check out the free download below (click album cover) and start with LA Font from the ground up.
Vadoinmessico are a 5 piece band from several corners of the Earth residing in London and playing beautiful, nostalgic psychedelic freak-folk. Giorgio (from Italy), Salvador (from Mexico) started the band and were soon joined by banjo player Stefan (from Austria) and Alessandro (also Italian), and their English drummer Joe.