The Barrel Brothers

This time last week, all was right in Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s life. Then, his racist secret conversations were exposed and he brought shame to this organization and NBA as a whole. Everybody had an opinion and it was undoubtedly juicy news fodder for every publication across the globe.

New York City and lyrical MCs remain synonymous. Though there’s less local MCs dominating in the mainstream than, say, 15 years ago, two of the best that Brooklyn has to offer in Skyzoo and Torae (together known as Barrel Brothers) have a new LP on the way.

Director Kareem Fort is a preparing a Hip-Hop documentary titled DEMOS: An Independent Artist’s Guide To Success that boasts a host of notable MCs detailing the grinds of the indie life. Expect an equally impressive line up on the soundtrack, from which we receive the first offering with “The Get Up” by The Barrel Brothers, better known […]