MUSIC

Rory goes through his teenage years on “Teen Spirit”

Local Kansas City artist Rory Fresco just released his long awaited project Teen Spirit.  Debuting on XXL magazine, needless to say this project has surpassed everyone’s expectations. From the outstanding production to the catchy hooks, this project has everything it needs to be a major success. Listen to Teen Spirit below and follow Rory on Twitter […]

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MUSIC

Dettsa releases new track “Crucify Me” 

Dettsa has just released his new song “Crucify Me“. Throughout this track, the catchy chorus and Dettsa’s lyricism keep your attention as well as the hard hitting beat, which is surely to get everybody bouncing. This track comes after his last two singles “tough luck” and “uber through the hills”, both which have over 15,000 […]

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MUSIC

AyEl shines like a Diamond in new single

AyEl, one of Kansas City’s most acclaimed new artists, has dropped a new single called “Diamond”. Once again, the young artist has provided his city with a new wave as he continues to pave away his own lane. As we inch closer to the Summer, AyEl is preparing to release his EP entitled, “Long Way […]

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ARTISTS, MUSIC

Sir Adams – “FOREST OF WAVES”

Multi-talented artist, Sir Adams, brings his story-telling abilities to the forefront in his latest single, “Forest of Waves”. He channels producers vi$u, sLoFF, and okio noman to assist him on the production side of the track. Sir Adams is an artist repping Kansas City, Missouri, part of a strong uprising movement that’s flourishing out of the midwest. He […]

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FEATURES, MUSIC

Dettsa shows no mercy on “Tough Luck”

Kansas City native Dettsa is back with a new track titled tough luck. This song has big shoes to fill as his last release “Uber Through the Hills” has grossed over 60 thousand plays on SoundCloud. This track has a new sound that we have never heard before from Dettsa, but it definitely does not disappoint. […]

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FEATURES, MUSIC

Jamall Lamonte – SUPERVILLAINS

17 year old artist Jamall Lamonte, member of the NA (No Alternatives), rap group based in Kansas City dropped his new single “SuperVillains” on Friday. With stone cold production from Mantra, “SuperVillains” tells of the varieties of distractions in this young artist’s life. From women to social media, they are all so called super-villains in his […]

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FEATURES, MUSIC

Sahvannes takes a raw approach to speaking his mind in new track

Sahvannes, the 20 year old artist out of Kansas City is back with his new track Street Bitches produced by SuperShaqGonzoe. This track has influence from greats such as Kendrick Lamar, Outkast, and Kid Cudi. Although he considers his music experimental hip hop, it’s clear that he does one thing very well on this track: And that’s speak […]

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ART, ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

In the studio with A’Sean and J-Tone

Recently the KCMO underground rap scene has been booming with up and coming talent everywhere. I was able to work with 825 Studios‘s own Sam Kulikov to get a chance to sit down with artists A’sean and J-Tone in the studio to talk about their recently dropped project called Take This Ride. The project consists of eight tracks with only one […]

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ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

AyEl is putting things in “Motion”

Today, One of KCMO’s favorite artists AyEl had all of Kansas City in a hype for his latest single, “Motion”. In comparison to everything this young artist has released, “Motion” is definitely the standout track. We asked AyEl “what this track means to him and he had this to say: “The track, for me, was honestly confirmation […]

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EDITORIALS, FEATURES, MUSIC

The Prince of Kansas City: Meet Zarin Micheal

    It was a chilly Friday night in the West Bottoms. A tan Mercedes-Benz c240 pulled up outside a downtown art studio in what seemed to be the middle of nowhere. Out the passenger seat stepped 17 year old Zarin Micheal, iron-clad and dripping with confidence. The Lincoln Prep senior just wrapped up recording […]

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