Chicago's Ill Legit is one rapper who hasn't received the attention he deserves. It's not for lack of trying- he's released more than 250 songs highlighting his original, diverse style. He's known to collaborate with hip hop artists like Wes Restless but also rock bands like Loyal Divide.
Chicago's psychedelic punks Rabble Rabble are back but this time with something slightly different - slightly cleaner, slightly more complex - a new single out on Gimme That Sound.The two songs "Why Not" and "Long Hook" were recorded last summer at a barn-studio in New York by a producer known for w
Despite having released 7 albums in the last 6 years and performing at large festivals like Lollapalooza, Helicopters are still very much an underground entity in Chicago.Their 7th release The Honey and The Hiss is out now.
Aron and Arone comprise a Brooklyn-based duo Buke and Gass. The name derives from the instruments they've created to "make as much noise on stage as possible," and for a two-member ensemble what they've accomplished is quite impressive.
Gary, Indiana native rapper Freddie Gibbs recently got signed to CTE, an Atlanta based label founded by Young Jeezy. Freddie joins Jesse Menendez on Vocalo's MusicVox to discuss what it means to be on Jeezy's label, how it will affect his music, and what the next step is in his prolific rap career.
Twin Shadow's debut release "Forget" is only a couple of months old, but it has already been featured on nearly every major and minor music website and magazine. The album has been described as "steeped in 1980's New Wave with a hint of soulful RnB," and has gathered much critical praise.