Jyroscope And Jason Gatz Team Up For Dope New Single “Quasi” Looking for some incredible flows on this October day? Look no further than Jyroscope and Jason Gatz’ new track Quasi. The Chicago duo Jyroscope have been dropping high quality music for a while now and Quasi is another example of their vibrant, full bodied … More Jyroscope And Jason Gatz Team Up For Dope New Single “Quasi”
ILOVEANIME and the whole Nwotchi Complex crew have been on my radar for quite some time and they keep on impressing me with their music. The latest drop from this group is ILOVEANIME’s Circa ’97 which is the culmination of months of work and progress. … More ILOVEANIME Becomes Part Of Chicago’s Next Wave With New Project “Circa ’97”
Shepard Hues Drops “Come On Home” And Discusses Status As Chicago’s Underground Secret Talent can be a hard thing to ignore, especially when it is as vibrant and polished as what Shepard Hues has been bringing to the table. The Rockford native has proven his ability as an MC, songwriter, producer, singer, and engineer and … More Shepard Hues Drops “Come On Home” And Discusses Status As Chicago’s Underground Secret
Who In The World Is “Love At First Sound”? Running a blog means I spend hours a day scouring the internet in search of new hip hop talent from Chicago and I am often pleasantly surprised by what I find, but no artist has caught my attention like Love At First Sound. Cloaked in mystery … More Who In The World Is “Love At First Sound”?
Hip hop is one of the most eclectic genres in the world and at times it can even be hard to define. Nnamdi Ogbonnaya makes things even more difficult to pinpoint with his highly fascinating, essentially genre-less music that ranges from rock inspired tracks to pop-art funkiness that seems to have a mind of its own. Often times the Chicago artist’s music feels like pure ideation put onto wax and his unique sound breathes creativity in a way few bodies of work do. You never know what to expect when Ogbonnaya drops music and that’s a beautiful thing. … More New Featured Chicago Artist: Nnamdi Ogbonnaya
Check out ICYTWAT, our new featured Chicago artist. You can see his full artist page here.
To put it bluntly, Chicago is packed with talented hip hop artists. While the scene is crowded, ICYTWAT has proven to be a force in the Windy City thanks to his highly interesting, catchy music that is a divergence from the typical hip hop sound. Full of melancholy, extremely confident concepts, ICYTWAT has shown that he makes music he likes and it doesn’t matter if that’s different from what’s trending at the moment. Luckily for him, the aesthetic he has cultivated has resonated with a wide audience and he’s found great success with his craft. … More New Featured Chicago Artist: ICYTWAT
[Premiere] Rev. da IV Bursts Onto The Scene With Video For First Ever Track “Better Days” Making good music is a difficult task and many artists take quite a while before they produce something that is worth sharing. That’s not the case for wandering artist Rev. da IV who has exemplified his strong voice … More [Premiere] Rev. da IV Bursts Onto The Scene With Video For First Ever Track “Better Days”
It might be a few days late but we’re back with another weekly Chicago playlist. New artists this week include some very dope MCs including Austen Nobles, Snowy Joey, Kaliyah X, Dfree Da Vinci, Matt Muse, and Lord Haiti. Everyone on the playlist this week dropped some very solid music and with new projects from Taylor Bennett and Smino, it was bound to be a good week. Other artists featured on the playlist include Ro, who has remained incredibly consistent the past few weeks, Kahrion, Juice WRLD, Valee, NickG, Young Chop and more. Listen to all 30 tracks below and tune in again next week for more Chicago music. … More New Chicago Music Playlist: 7/8/18-7/17/18 Featuring Valee, Juice WRLD, Young Chop & More
Weekly Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 7/1/18-7/8/18 It feels like every week new Chicago artists are making names for themselves with dope music and we have a few more fresh faces for you to check out today. If you’re looking for some fun summer vibes, Azizz and Jay Lifted are two MCs who dropped some uptempo, … More Weekly Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 7/1/18-7/8/18
New Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 6/25/18-7/1/18 It’s always incredible to see how much quality music Chicago puts out on a weekly basis and this week is no different. With projects from SoloSam, LukeAlmighty, and Mari it was almost guaranteed to be a dope seven days and each artist delivered with solid tapes that showcased their … More New Chicago Hip Hop Playlist: 6/25/18-7/1/18