While the shtick is admirable and neccesary too (in my opinion, at least), its great to see him play it straight for once to adress the rampant hysteria thats been following them around like a bad smell/boosting their profile, especially since he did it this eloquently and without compromising himself.
how theyr not just products of the internets generation but active participants in it who change their playing field’s pre-defined structures to suit their purposes *, with a legion of believers following their lead. Whether their philosophical ideals cause a whole new generation of eclectic BASED kl/;/////////////hippies/aggy skater punks remains to be seen but its easy to imagine these more tangible elements of their approach being applied and developed more and more by other artists as their influence spreads further.
You could even look at their attibeing reflective of some of the more dominant aspects of internet culture. Or to sum it up in one of them snappily inaccurate analogys of the type that get dissected by Thun: OF is ANON, B is MrChiCity.
And for the record im team based all day long – either with us or against us, word to Father Damo.
This Camp Lo/Pete Rock semi-blend tape is great. You should check out the film too if your as much of a geek as me and everyone else who reads about rap on the computer.