Dirk Digz Is Back From Hiatus With Heavy Metal Inspired Track “The Anthem”

Another Chicago MC I’ve been sleeping on has hit my inbox. It makes sense, as the talented Dirk Digz took a lengthy hiatus from music. Luckily for us, he’s back with his new track The Anthem. It’s been a year since his last drop, and Dirk is looking to make a comeback with this record. Looks like he’ll have no trouble, as he seems to have found … Continue reading Dirk Digz Is Back From Hiatus With Heavy Metal Inspired Track “The Anthem”

NY QUARTET PANDA CITY BRINGS BARS AND GROOVES IN EQUAL MEASURE ON THEIR EP “BAD BLOCKS”

The musical melting pot that is New York City has always housed connections between rap, jazz, and punk, from the Beastie Boys to Show Me the Body, and NYC quartet Panda City have brought their own intriguing approach to this stylistic intersection with their EP Bad Blocks, backing intensely-delivered, lyrically-sharp verses with the type of controlled chaos seen in jazz and hardcore punk in equal … Continue reading NY QUARTET PANDA CITY BRINGS BARS AND GROOVES IN EQUAL MEASURE ON THEIR EP “BAD BLOCKS”

Tara Terra – Feel Better (Video)

We usually don’t feature genres outside of hip hop, but today we had to make an exception. Tara Terra is a Champaign/Chicago group that uses aspects of country, indie rock, and pop to make music. They are set to drop their debut 10 track album at the end of May, and in preparation have released single Like the Clothes, which has already reached over 1K streams. While the single was … Continue reading Tara Terra – Feel Better (Video)

Blaqrock – Southside + About The Music (Interlude) (New Tracks + Review)

0 The group Blaqrock are a KILLER band out of Chicago that incorporate political angst, hard rock, stunning instrumentals, and fierce vocals. They also use hip hop into their tracks, especially in their first official release Southside. The song touches on violence in the inner city from city crime to police brutality with gravely vocals that match their inner anger of the current state of Chicago.  Second … Continue reading Blaqrock – Southside + About The Music (Interlude) (New Tracks + Review)