Vagabond Maurice Brings Eclectic Knowledge To His Musical Journey

Vagabond Maurice Brings Eclectic Knowledge To His Musical Journey Chicago’s underground hip hop scene is as vibrant as any city’s in the country and that is thanks in part to artists such as Vagabond Maurice. The Slumpgang777 affiliate has been making a name for himself through reflective music that has been inspired by the likes … More Vagabond Maurice Brings Eclectic Knowledge To His Musical Journey

Nuru The Chief Discusses His Music, The Future And Nwotchi

Nuru The Chief Discusses His Music, The Future And Nwotchi Nuru The Chief, a member of The Nwotchi Complex, has been working hard on new music and his most recent track, Used To featuring Shepard Hues and Dusabe Two7even, is a solid example of what he’s capable of. When it comes to his beatmaking abilities, … More Nuru The Chief Discusses His Music, The Future And Nwotchi

YL Lxrd Lacree Drops Sunken Place & Talks About His Future

YL Lxrd Lacree Drops Sunken Place & Talks About His Future YL Lxrd Lacree has been putting out passionate, heartfelt music for a while now and his tape Sunken Place is another good example of his introspective skills. From personal lyrics dealing with various relationships to excellent production from Takao Beats, this project is a … More YL Lxrd Lacree Drops Sunken Place & Talks About His Future

Pennjamin Bannekar Interview: Bringing Honesty & Passion To Music

Pennjamin Bannekar Interview: Bringing Honesty & Passion To Music Art is a personal endeavor and it’s always refreshing hearing honest, real life experiences be put to wax. Pennjamin Bannekar does a great job of creating musical landscapes that reflect his day to day life and has managed to share his work with a wide variety … More Pennjamin Bannekar Interview: Bringing Honesty & Passion To Music

Willie Main Introduces Himself With Interview & New Project, “Y”

Willie Main Introduces Himself With Interview & New Project, “Y“ Willie Main, formerly known as Swill, has been an artist on my radar for sometime now so I was excited to talk to him about his new project Y. Full of catchy melodies and introspective lyrics, Y is an excellent tape that highlights Willie’s vocal … More Willie Main Introduces Himself With Interview & New Project, “Y”

[Interview] YL Drops New Video for “Love Me”, Talks Upcoming Project & More

[Interview] YL Drops New Video for “Love Me”, Talks Upcoming Project & More I was introduced to YL’s music a few weeks back and I was excited to get to talk to him about his upcoming music and see his dope new video for Love Me. It’s clear the Chicago MC has a vision and … More [Interview] YL Drops New Video for “Love Me”, Talks Upcoming Project & More

Windy City Sounds Interview: Shepard Hues

There are many talented artists in Chicago, but some simply shine through the crowd. Shepard Hues has the musical ability to get recognized among the pack and has recently started releasing some of the best music in the city. The producer/MC has teamed up with many well known artists including Supa Bwe and UG Vavy, the three of whom come together to form the group Fight Me, one of Chicago’s most elusive yet sought after ensembles. We got to interview him and ask him a little bit about his new tape, In Any Hue, what to expect from Fight Me and more. Check it out below. … More Windy City Sounds Interview: Shepard Hues

Windy City Sounds: Marko Stat$

Every once in a while I’ll hear just one song from an artist and know I’ll be listening to them for quite some time. Marko Stat$ had that effect on me when I first heard his track Jubilation and from that moment on I’ve been following his music and been wildly impressed. I recently featured him on Don’t Sleep Pt. 6 and was excited to get to interview him for this feature. His introspective yet often upbeat sound creates a thoughtful juxtaposition that is immediately ear catching but will also have listeners coming back and revisiting songs to really hear the message he’s providing. See what he had to say about his project BEE-4 I FLY AWAY, how Chicago has impacted his music, and who some of his influences are below.` … More Windy City Sounds: Marko Stat$