Tag: band

April 19, 2018 /

So before the storied and lengthy career and massive critical acclaim, before Black Thought was proving he was the GOAT, before ?uestlove was the keeper of the culture and the beats, and before they were Jimmy Fallon‘s house band, The Roots was a unique rap act coming out of Philly, and in the early ’90s right when East Coast hip-hop was taking on a jazz-influenced style, The Roots went all the way in, employing live instruments like horns and pianos.

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February 25, 2016 /

Beauty Pill is a band which hails from Washington, D.C. (hey, a local act!), headed up by singer, guitarist, and producer Chad Clark.

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March 18, 2015 /

You know, it occurred to me that while I’ve spoken about his colleagues Uptown XO (in my first post, even!) and yU (not once, but twice), I haven’t dedicated a post to Oddisee!

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