Cincinnati // On The Rise // Mix

Cincinnati is an old pork production metropolis with German roots. Its music landscape is largely flooded by folksy rock foursomes and long-haired guitarists who employ heavy reverb. Think music for blue collars. And, that grit hasn’t changed…but the sound is evolving and it’s an exciting time for audiophiles. While Cincinnati does boast a nice hip-hop resume (at least for a city its size), it doesn’t … Continue reading Cincinnati // On The Rise // Mix

TinyForest – WithoutDreams [EP]

Icouldwritelikethis. But, I’m not going to. I’ll leave that to TinyForest—a young cloud-rap producer from Cincinnati, OH who produces spaced-out sounds, but leaves the spaces out of his song titles.¬†WithoutDreams is¬†an 8-track foray into Stacy-esque, Lil B, powderpuff hip-hop, though with an acoustic flare. It’s nice. The winners on this one are “LuckyNumbers” (a downtempo joint w/ this expansive orchestral hit that fills up the … Continue reading TinyForest – WithoutDreams [EP]