Hiphop4Flint Benefit | Austin, TX

Hiphop4Flint Benefit | Austin, TX

Posted on May 19, 2016 in blog | 0 comments

Of the many performances I was blessed to deliver at SXSW this year, the HipHop4Flint ATX SXSW benefit at Salvage Vanguard Theater was the most memorable. We rode Austin B-cycle’s a few miles to the campus of The University of Texas at Austin, where we joined a group of amazing artists to raise awareness and money for water filters to aid the water crisis in Flint, MI. Here is video of my performance, captured by Stephanie Lynn on a Canon camera just moments after we...

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WYCE 2016 Jammies Set Live

WYCE 2016 Jammies Set Live

Posted on Apr 19, 2016 in blog, Video | 0 comments

Our family at WYCE is in the midst of their fund drive. We love them. The Jammies is just one of the many reasons why…Here is a video of the first portion of my set. This video does not include Big Dudee Roo joining the madness. Griff joins for some harmonica on Starving Artists and the crowd provides the beat for one song. A memorable exchange of energy. DONATE TO WYCE....

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Local Spins | Bald Since Birth GR Release Show Recap

Local Spins | Bald Since Birth GR Release Show Recap

Posted on Mar 1, 2016 in blog | 0 comments

Last Saturday was a great night. We released Bald Since Birth and celebrated with a show at Founders with The Accidentals, SuperDre, Suport, Edye Evans Hyde, Andy Holmes, Dominic Ryan, AJ Paschka, and more. The best moment of the night was probably when TGR, my 12 year-old student at Triumph Music Academy, performed live for the first time to around 1,000 people. Above is a video round-up courtesy of Local Spins. We also have some multi-camera edits of a few songs in...

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A conversation with Gonzo of Mlive

A conversation with Gonzo of Mlive

Posted on Feb 26, 2016 in blog, Press | 0 comments

I sat down with Gonzo of Mlive this morning at Lantern Coffee Bar & Lounge to discuss a variety of things. I wish you could see the faces of the women who froze up when I called their bluff and asked them to speak into the microphone. topics touched include tomorrow’s show at Founders, working with young people, 5iveit, and more. Check it...

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Pull Me Back | ArtPeers | DITA| Burge |Rick Chyme & Nixon

Pull Me Back | ArtPeers | DITA| Burge |Rick Chyme & Nixon

Posted on Feb 26, 2016 in blog | 0 comments

I am really proud to be a part of this piece of art. Erin Wilson of ArtPeers did a tremendous job taking our music and using it as inspiration to tell a story. He wrote, edited, shot and directed the piece. Joshua Burge returned from Hollywood to bless our production with is dynamic presence. Amy Wilson and the amazing humans of Dance In The Annex provided invaluable improvisational movement. Nixon created the instrumentation that inspired my vocals. Seth Thompson captured...

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