Apollo Brown, Verbal Kent and Red Pill channel their inner Chicago Bull for the latest single, “Michael & Scottie & Horace,” from their upcoming Ugly Heroes EP, dropping August 19th. Catch them touring in Europe right now with the Barrel Brothers, Torae & Skyzoo.
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After Ugly Heroes’ 2013 highly respected self titled LP, Apollo Brown, Verbal Kent and Red Pill are back again with a new EP. The new EP features five new songs and 5 bonus track b-sides, including a new feature from Living Legend Murs. Ugly Heroes will also be embaring on an 18 city European & […]
The undeniably soulful “Lonely & Cold” is Apollo’s latest offering, featuring guest verses from veteran NYC emcee Roc Marciano, a champion of multisyllabic wordplay whose talents are on full display here. The cut is included on Brown’s recent, predominantly instrumental project Thirty Eight, which, according to MMG’s official description, “deftly bridges the gap between ’70s […]
On this episode of Rhythm Roulette, we travel up to “The D” to meet up with the King of ’97 Cool Edit chopping— Apollo Brown.
After Ugly Heroes’ 2013 classic self titled LP, Apollo Brown, Verbal Kent and Red Pill are back again with a new EP coming out August 19th. The new EP features five new songs (including a Murs feature) and 4 bonus track b-sides. Ugly Heroes will also being touring Europe for a few weeks this August, […]
Apollo Brown takes his “Thirty Eight” instrumentals to an NYC Park for Quelle Chris, Cavalier, Ras Kass, Has-Lo, and yU to cypher to. Join the table as they let loose rhymes over “Cellophane.”
“Thirty Eight sounds like Detroit transitioning from Heroin to Crack in the late 70s and early 80s.” Apollo Brown’s Thirty Eight is a contemporary throwback, inhabiting the realm of reverent reinvention and innovation. It deftly bridges the gap between ’70s Blaxploitation soundtracks (e.g. Curtis Mayfield or Marvin Gaye) and the hip-hop records that sampled from […]
From the upcoming Apollo Brown album “Thirty Eight.” Available Digitally, on CD w/ Bonus 5″ Vinyl, and on 180 Gram Vinyl w/ Bonus 45 this MAY 6TH on Mello Music Group.
It’s almost time, Mello Music Group is gearing up for the big release of their new Squad Compilations. The Mandala collection features the entire Mello team plus some guest affiliates. Volume 1, Polysonic Flows, takes the avant garde route featuring L’Orange, Open Mike Eagle, Oddisee, Quelle Chris, Milo, Mr. Lif, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Dudley Perkins, […]
Following a triumphant 2013 for the Mello Music Group label, with full-length releases from Oddisee, Quelle Chris, Ugly Heroes, 14KT and Gensu Dean & Planet Asia to name a few, Mandala Vol. 2, Today’s Mathematics celebrates the breadth of talent on deck over sixteen carefully-selected new tracks. Showcasing the depth of lyricists and producers that […]