IRAPBLOG’S TOP 10 BATTLE MCS RIGHT NOW!

1) ARSONAL DA REBEL (Battle Rap Vet & UW Founder). 2) ARCANE (KOTD Champion) 3) TONY D (DONT FLOP Champion) 4) T REX (S.M.A.C.K/URL) 5) DIZASTER (GRINDTIMENOW/Former KOTD Champ) 6) PAT STAY (KOTD) 7) MATH HOFFA (S.M.A.C.K/URL/KOTD) 8) CHARLIE CLIPS (S.M.A.C.K/URL) 9) PH (Former GRINDTIMENOW VP/KOTD) 10) CHILLA JONES (S.M.A.C.K/URL) Continue reading IRAPBLOG’S TOP 10 BATTLE MCS RIGHT NOW!

BECOME A LOCAL STAR: HOW TO PACK A SHOW IN YOUR HOMETOWN

I’ve played over 500 shows in 40 states and have booked nearly every show myself (I’m still DIY). I started, though, in my (former) hometown of Minneapolis. Before ever leaving the state (of Minnesota for those struggling with geography) I had chalked up about 30 local shows- Ari Herstand http://www.ariherstand.com http://diymusician.cdbaby.com/2013/01/become-a-local-star/ Continue reading BECOME A LOCAL STAR: HOW TO PACK A SHOW IN YOUR HOMETOWN

THE 5 MOST COMMON DEVICES USED BY AN MC!

1.) SIMILE (PUNCHLINES): a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with `like’ or `as’) 2.) METAPHOR: a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity, unlike a Simile. 3.) COMPOUND (MULTISYLLABIC, MULTIES): Rhymes that contain two or more syllables like, … Continue reading THE 5 MOST COMMON DEVICES USED BY AN MC!