DMV to R.I.

I’ve been waiting a while to get this track since Lyriciss told me it was in the works a while back, and finally its here. Lyriciss teams up with the Son of Providence and…well, I’ll let Lyriciss explain: No real story for this one. I’m a fan of the homie Theo, so after we were … Continue reading

SOTL x Lyriciss [interview]

We here at SOTL pride ourselves on building relationships with the artists outside of a gmail inbox and a zshare link. One of the artists we’ve come to know well is co-resident Robert Bailey, best known as Lyriciss. Ask any of the people making moves from around the area and they’ll tell you, this guy … Continue reading

We Know.

Wale comes very correct with this new track, addressing the love he’s been receiving OUTSIDE of the DMV and the hate within. He also touches on the Marky “situation”, which if it wasn’t dead before, it definitely is now. Download: Wale — I Will [f.f.]


Damn I’m blown. It’s about 5 in the morning and I just finished working on the cover art for this month’s mixtape. Luckily, nobody really sleeps around these parts and the homie Lyriciss threw over this track featuring himself and RatheMC. The track deserves more than just this little write up, so I’ll try and … Continue reading

Tittsworth: Next Big Thing

The DMV scene is blowing up on all fronts. Tittsworth is holding it down on the club scene and for those of you who aren’t on him yet, you need to step it up. I’ve been rocking out to his John McCain experience for days on end now. I haven’t heard anyone work the original … Continue reading


Here’s a new mixtape from DC’s Cayan. This mixtape boasts some dope home-grown production, mostly split between P-eZY, Sinitus Tempo & A.B. the Producer. Really feelin the production on this one. Give credit to Cayan too for dropping some nice wordplay on most of the tracks. If some of these tracks were put out as … Continue reading

[update]Goadome Talk Presents:

The homie Major over at Goadome Talk sent over this mixtape featuring a whole rack of DMV spitters. Like I said before, today is a good day. We Put On for our city. Better download link now up. Download: Part 1 & 2 together Download: Part 1 Download: Part 2 Tracklisting after jump.

THE DMV mixtape

For you DMV. Together with my people over at DCtoBC & KNOWxONE, we’re dropping a monthly mixtape exclusively featuring DMV artists. The music game has slept on us for too long, and this mixtape is gonna showcase some of the best to come out of the urrea, from the signed artists to the local hype. … Continue reading

The Hope

Lyriciss’ sophmore efforts comes through. I’ve heard it just a bit from a couple days ago and I liked what I heard, but I’ma get a closer listen today as a I shoot my hand off with some roman candles. It’s taken me 2 years to get this mixtape out since I dropped “Vol.1: Look … Continue reading

Like Gatorade

Freestyle from PG resident-Dunce ‘D. Omen‘ over Yeezy’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” beat. August 31, 1988, God sent another virtuoso to earth. Born in New Jerusalem, Damien “D. Omen” lived a nomadic life with his single parent mother, relocating from different areas of New York and New Jersey, eventually landing in the MD/DC metropolitan area, … Continue reading