Author: Derek Ehlert

Sound Verite Records Returns With The Sounds of The City in Vol. 2

After a full year since releasing their acclaimed compilation, the Purple City powerhouse, Sound Vérité Records has done it again by releasing Sound Vérité Records Volume 2. Originally released at Soundset, this 19 track compilation provides the promise that pulses under the surface of the Twin Cities. Curated by Jon Jon Scott and Delano Francis, SVR…

Greg Grease Meditates and Medicates Through “Migraine”

Right before sharing the stage with Ghostface Killah and Kemba in Nashville, Minneapolis MC/producer Greg Grease needed to clear his troubled mind with his new song, “Migraine.” Built off the electric bounce that generates the hypnotic funk, Dr. Gregory recruits thestand4rd’s Psymun and fellow ZuluZuluu brethen, Trelly Mo to expound the sonic progression found in…

Brother Ali Basks In The Untamed Inner Glow in “Own Light”

After 5 years since the release of Morning In America, Dreaming In Color, Minneapolis MC Brother Ali triumphantly returns to continue with his underlying message of love in “Own Light (What Hearts Are For).” Reunited by his longtime partner in production, Ant, the legendary Rhymesayer weaves his warm wisdom over the dynamic guitar and sunny…