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BlackLiq x Mopes join forces for “Time Is The Price” – LP OUT NOW!

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BlackLiq x Mopes join forces for “Time Is The Price” – LP OUT NOW!

Strange Famous Records is proud to present BLACKLIQ x MOPES! “Time Is The Price” is streaming everywhere you listen to music on October 1, 2021 via Strange Famous Digital.Exclusive TITP package deals, including a T-Shirt/MP3 Download combo + 7-Inch Records are available to pre-order here. Dark and driving, grounded in the crates buried beneath folding tables in flea market fields and filled with head-nod narratives for a generation too often locked in their own heads, “Time Is The Price” is an unflinching debut from a pair of veterans revitalized by their first full-length collaboration. Richmond, VA emcee BlackLiq is unafraid to...

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Sage Francis “A Healthy Distrust” Song Breakdowns + Lyrics

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Sage Francis “A Healthy Distrust” Song Breakdowns + Lyrics

To help celebrate the 15th anniversary of my “A Healthy Distrust” album, Sage Francis will be posting the lyrics along with background information for each of the 15 songs. All physical merch for AHD can be found HERE. AHD can be streamed on all the usual sites including Spotify and Bandcamp.SAGE FRANCIS MERCH _______________________________________________________________________ 14) “SLOW DOWN GANDHI” Background Info: Someone on Twitter recently asked me if this write-up would explain how Slow Down Gandhi “parallels the current state of the nation,” which would probably make a lot of sense to do. But that sounds like a lot of work, and I think the...

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PROLYPHIC is out. MOPES is in. New EP out now!

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PROLYPHIC is out. MOPES is in. New EP out now!

Introducing… MOPES!  Back again for the first time, the artist formerly known as PROLYPHIC is marching forward with a new name, a new perspective, and a new EP that formally announces his presence with authority. It’s not just a name change – it’s a game change.  Check out The Mopes Merch Collection @ SFRstore hereWatch the “Facts Machine” video on the SFR YouTube Channel hereStream & purchase the Mopes EP on Bandcamp hereMopes on Spotify/Apple Music/iTunes here “I was 17 when I first started to get recognition under the name Prolyphic,” the freshly-minted Mopes explains. “I was a kid. I was making music to find out who I was. I’m now...

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ALXNDRBRWN brings his lo-fi beats to Strange Famous: FREE LP is OUT NOW!

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ALXNDRBRWN brings his lo-fi beats to Strange Famous: FREE LP is OUT NOW!

Welcome ALXNDRBRWN to the Strange Famous family! His SFdigi debut The Alex Brown Project is OUT NOW, and is FREE to download!Limited edition Cassettes (including Instant MP3 Download of the full LP) & FREE Digital Downloads are available here. Not every cassette filled with instrumentals is a beat tape. Not every beat maker is a producer. Not all the music you pump into your headphones is headphone music. And then there is ALXNDRBRWN. The Alex Brown Project is a zone of its own, a word-free sector of sound where the magic lies in the subtleties. It is a collection of collages that invite you to acquaint yourself with the vowel-less music-maker behind Sage Francis’ classic...

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EARLY ADOPTED has joined the SFdigi roster! Tarred & Feathered is OUT NOW!

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EARLY ADOPTED has joined the SFdigi roster! Tarred & Feathered is OUT NOW!

Welcome EARLY ADOPTED to the Strange Famous family! His SFdigi debut Tarred & Feathered dropped, April 3, 2020! Limited edition 7-inch Lathe Cut Records (including Instant MP3 Download of the full LP) & Digital Downloads are available here. Tarred & Feathered is a dark, furious, and angry rap album. The ten tense and muscular compositions that make up T&F were honed by Massachusetts emcee Early Adopted during some of his hardest times, and the shards of this hardship formed a spectrum of sounds that both bludgeons and serenades the listener. “I felt like life was making a public mockery of me,” EA said of the time he spent creating the album. “I chose...

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