New year new us. You had to know this was coming. I am working on new music (which is coming soon), but I could not help but stop and take time out to chop it up with my brothers and sisters in this digital paradise we call social media and address the elephant, rhinoceros, and giraffe that will be entering all of our living rooms this Sunday evening. After spending an exhausting 20 weeks of “protesting” and “boycotting” the National Football League’s regular season and playoff television schedule, we, with the timing of a Dave Chapelle punchline, slide ride back […]
‘Vice for President 2’ (iTunes): http://apple.co/1m96zPz Equal parts throwback and modern, “No Tomorrow” is a soulful, undeniable banger from rapper-producer Vice Soulectric. It also just so happens to be the driving force behind his latest video. Fresh off last Friday’s release of ‘Vice For President 2’ LP, Vice teamed up with fellow Buckeye State resident Ced Lynch for these sharp, stylish visuals. They center on the artist’s hustle, as we catch glimpses of his writing process, samplechopping skills, and moments in the studio laying down vocal tracks. It’s all in a day’s work for Vice aka “Clark Kent with the dark […]
There are three more weeks left in one of the most tumultuous years in the history of this planet (is that too dramtic?).We have lost so many great people, and some of the most unpredictable events have taken place in the world of entertainment, sports, and of course politics. With that being said, there are a few things in my humble opinion that do not need to follow us across the threshold of 2018. Poorly Thrown Shows – It seems to get worse and worse every year. Maybe the advent of of online show promotion has something to do with […]
United Grind continues its creative tradition of presenting dope Hip Hop content with the release of “Soulections,” a freestyle series where Ohio MC, Vice Souletric spits his coldest 16s over 3 different beats with an eye-catching video for each. Part 1 of the series features beats by producers Ill Brown (Chicago, IL), Thadd Ross (Charlotte, NC) and Paco (Niles, OH). Vice scours the city of Columbus, OH to find fitting backdrops to serve as the settings for the three powerful verses.