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Sir Michael Rocks, Premier Politics

This past summer saw the release of The Cool Kids’ long awaited debut album, When Fish Ride Bicycles.  The product proved to be an updated rendering of the modest 1980’s boom-bap style the Midwest Duo garnered acclaim for after their 2008 EP The Bake Sale. With his latest solo mixtape, Premier Politics, Sir Michael Rocks has evolved his own style, experimenting with original production from the likes of Cardo, The Alchemist, and Ski Beatz. Sir Michael’s good-natured braggadocio has a different vibe on this project, with the Chi-town native opting for more ornate backdrops than the minimalist Chuck Inglish beats his ...

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