After a successful appearance in the Got Bars cypher and his brief European tour, Paranomstopped by Mass Apparelto chop it up and update us on his recent endeavors. As well as speaking about his tour overseas, he filled us in on all the love Europeans show American artists, the state of local hip hop, and the music scene in Boston and how it compares to surrounding cities and states. He also blessed us with some bars in The Hotbox before he departed.
Jus Clide Preps CLYDE Mixtape With First Single “Amnesia”
Somerville’s Jus Clide gets fans ready for his upcoming mixtape CLYDE with the release of a music video for “Amnesia.”
The new track/video serves as the project’s first single and features Marisa Hahn, who balances out his gritty rhymes with smoothing vocals on the hook. “Amnesia” is a deep and dark track that is introspective. However, it eventually lightens up at the end as the beat switches and Clide drops boom-bap raps.
New York’s S.S., also known as Jimmy Vasquez, brings forth his debut video in “Jimmy’s In The Can.” On top of the Harry Fraud production, the Amityville rapper drops tough bars, supplemented by cinema shots by Arael Art. His Quiet Money EP arrives this spring.
Bakari J.B. Discusses Boston Marathon Bombing In “Boston Strong”
With the Boston marathon around the corner, Bakari J.B. delivers a warm music video in “Boston Strong.” On top of The Average Joe production, he discusses his feelings evoked by the tragedies of last year’s marathon bombing. He backs up his powerful words with a commemorating visual put together by Jenuine Vision, Syl Lucarelli and Alex Hayes.
Watch The Music Video For Muna’s “The Renaissance”
Munareleases a music video for the soulful “The Renaissance.” The Gilad Haas directed visual features the rising Boston-based lyricist delivering rhymes in front of familiar places throughout the city, including Fenway Park. Only 19 years old, he gave the community one of the most polished mixtapes of 2013 with Judah, which this is lifted from. We recently caught up with him in an exclusive interview at Mass Apparel here.