Category Archives: Interviews

Spin Magazine – In the Studio: Incubus

Incubus’s much anticipated upcoming LP If Not Now, When? is due to come out July 12 (thank the Lord) and to ‘celebrate’ this Spin Magazine posted an excellent interview and photo gallery of the band recording their next effort.  I can not wait for their next record–their latest single, “Adolescents”, was fantastic but it was such a tease.  I need new Incubus.  Hit the jump below to check out the gallery and read the interview.

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Big K.R.I.T. interviewed by 9th Wonder

Some footage of Big K.R.I.T. and the legendary 9th Wonder having a conversation during the North Carolina stop on the Return of 4eva tour. There’s some footage of Krit performing R4 Theme Song at the end, and that show looks live!

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Young Guru – Interview with DJ Semtex

Guru chops it up with DJ Semtex about the UK rap scene and gives tips to foreign artist on how to make it in the states. If you didn’t know, Guru is Jay-Z’s engineer. He’s currently working with Kanye & Jay-Z on Watch the Throne and with Jay Electronica on his debut album. Props to NahRight

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Big K.R.I.T. – Interview & Performance at UF

Here’s some footage of Krit discussing why he chooses to rap acapella over songs like Children of the World & Dreamin’.  There’s also some footage of him performing during his University of Florida stop on his Return of Foreva Tour. Krit’s one of the dopest rappers/producers out right now, can’t wait for that album on Def Jam to drop. Props to Wayward minds & FeedOffRap.

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Fresh Artist Series – Ghosty

It’s with great pleasure that I bring you the latest entry into the Music-Rx’s Fresh Artist Series and the first since our switch to new surroundings–Ghosty.  Ghosty is a 22-year old MC hailing from the Pittsburgh music scene and he’s a member of musical supergroup, the 58′s.  He’s opened shows for some of the biggest names in hip-hop including Raekwon the Chef, Rick Ross, Mac Miller, and Cappadonna.  Ghosty’s released multiple projects including the mixtapes Smarten Up!! (2008), Extra Credit (2009), Very Expensive Championship (2010), and UPS Is Hiring (2010).  Now, here’s a little more about the artist in his very own words.

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Young Chris – ThisIs50 Interview

After dropping The Re-introduction, linking up with Rico Love and Division 1, and dropping a new single, “Assets”, it’s safe to say Young Chris has been putting in work over the past months and he did it without taking shots at his old label and it’s cool to see him doing his thing. In this interview he sits down with Young Jack Thriller from ThisIs50 and talks about his upcoming album, what’s next for the Young Gunnaz, and more.

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Music-RX Interview w/ C of C Radio

Recently, we at the Music-RX (that is Alex and myself) were lucky enough to have the opportunity to spread the word on exactly what we’re doing here at the Music-RX.  Thanks to our wonderful and lovely friend/DJ Gwyn LoCascio (aka Gwyneth McBallerstein) of C of C Radio we were able to grace the radio waves briefly and preach the gospel, if you will, of what we’re doing right now with the site, what our future plans for the Music-RX are, and really just to promote, promote, promote.  If you’re interested in learning a little more about us and the Music-RX, listen to the interview below.  Enjoy (and thanks again Gwyn).

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Fresh Faces Webisode – Phresh Muney

The time has come for the long-awaited Music-RX interview with Phresh Muney and it was a great time.  Phresh Muney is a four-piece hip-hop group hailing from Chambersburg, PA (or Chillinburg if you’re in the know) whose primed to take the music world by storm.  The four members (Choo, Sav, Kidd Cadet, and Staxx, respectively) each possess dynamic personalities that compliment their unique styles well, but their strength is their group relationship.  Though they are inherently each themselves, the strong point of their relationship is the bond they have with each other and their devotion to their collective roots.  Their debut LP, F.U.N., is coming out April 26 for your consumption, but take a minute to check out the interview and learn a little more about Phresh Muney.

Shout out to StereoBreed Media for the awesome job on the edit.

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Fresh Artist Series – Lo Thraxx

Our Fresh Artist Series is back and this time, we at The Music-RX are proud to introduce up and comer Lo Thraxx.  Another member of Bakers Club, Lo Thraxx brings some Southern flavor to a young force in the hip-hop community.  His last mixtape entitled, Varsity, dropped not too long ago and he’s still working on some new music for your listening pleasure–The Music RX had a quick Q & A session with Lo Thraxx, so take a minute to learn something about one of the newest, brightest faces in the hip-hop music world.

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Fresh Artist Series – Chill Will

We at the Music-RX always support new, up and coming talent. So, it is my pleasure to introduce to the world Chill Will. Hailing from Phoenix, AZ by way of Seattle, Washington, Will, a member of Bakers Club, is one of the most original new MCs out there today. His sound is fresh, his flow is smooth, and we’ve got the scoop on him for your listening pleasure. Will’s been working on his latest record entitled “Cold Chillin 2: Dope Dealin’” (due out March 4th) and we had a quick Q&A with the up and coming musical talent to delve into the inner-workings of his young musical mind to introduce him to the public.

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