Substantial, “See Hear”

Substantial reflects on his roots and his home of Baltimore. From the Mello Music Group release, Home Is Where The Art Is.

posted: November 30th, 2012, 12:24am


The Other Guys feat. yU, Substantial, “Memories”

​DMV underground stalwarts The Other Guys swap breakup stories with fellow DMV vets yU and Substantial for the first track off their new album The Opposite of Sex. Watch


Run the Jewels - Close Your Eyes (And Count to F*@k)

​A visual poetry of violence, futility, and the confusing and complex layers of the struggle. Run the Jewels 2 continues its epic journey. Watch


Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

​Australia’s multi-dimensional polyrhythmic quartet bringing future soul to the desert. Peep their North American tour this spring. Watch


Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. Watch


Kendrick Lamar - i

​Sing it. Feel it. Self-love. This is hip-hop. Watch

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