Since the day we met at a Hip Hop festival in Connecticut we connected in an incredible way. My brotha’s Rod and G are the essence of social change in our communities. These Hip Hop artist are activist, humanitarians, journalist, organizers and more than you could even imagine.
SXSW brings by a lot of calibrations. Before and after. We prepared some heat for the fans before going to Austin this year. Here is the link to this fresh display of conscious Hip Hop being executed over a bed of turntablism in a fresh mix.
This is what Olmeca has to say about it,
Olmeca continues his refusal to be restrained within any musical genre or content with his latest release, “Run the Joyas Mixtape. This jewel is a collab with Dj Ethos (Ana Tijoux, Los Rakas, Acid Reign) that mashes Production from El-P, Kanye West, Diplo remixes and more while addressing the plight of people of color in the U.S.
Olmeca flips it with wit and style, flow and cadence, while Ethos orchestrates impeccable turntablism to construct beautiful musical anarchy.
Fall of 2015 was an incredible one. I had to honor to share the stage with some of the most influential Global Base dj’s and producers, Uproot Andy, Gecko Jones, Nicodemus and my Subsuelo brother Gozar. I invite you to check out my set and theirs right here! Click on my cool picture and it will direct you to the Boiler Room official site.