Soulrebel423: The Nocturne Sessions
They're young native New Yorkers: "Bronx Boys/Manhattan Men". Their influences are girl clubs "breathing and what happens when we do it". The rhythms are esoteric, hip hop the conception is subliminal, and the beats are SOLID. Pulses and melodies of substance cute with none of the groove trip hop tracks realness sacrificed. Prepare to upgrade. Welcome to next level musical expressions party. Two underground trip hop style gods with several thousands of listens of their bands between them on Myspace and Fiberline Audio (Soulrebelz and Soulrebel423: The Nocturne Esoteric Sessions). Nocturne is the hip hop/science myspace fiction poet, philosopher and author of two books (Darkness Bleeds A Million Suns different and Perpetual New York City Motion, published by Lulu.com). He is also the visionary rapper nicknamed 'the Howard Hughes of trip hop' because he hides his identity and image and has a rhyme-style distinctive for it's 'commanding chilled authority'. Soulrebel423 is the Puerto Rican founder and lead guitarist of legendary hardcore/funk-fusion band Ricanstruction and nowadays he composes jazzy trip hop rhythms described as "a most beautiful palette of chilled grooves, intricate melodies colored with jazz and blues inspired guitars. Soulrebel423's songs can bring out euphoric philosophical states of being, ('Ships of Thought'). Or, they can strike an emotional chord we have all shared a gift sometime, ('ADAM WEST'). Be it a down-tempo excursion into the mind and soul, or a mid-tempo foot tapping groove that can linger with you throughout the day, Soulrebel423, will leave an artistic impression that will carryover..." This new five song Extended Play (EP) CD is named 'Soulrebel423: The Nocturne Sessions'. Their music has been described as 'hip hop Moody Blues" or "trip hop for Wizards'. In other words a highly original and enjoyable alternative to the mainstream. Have you ever dreamt that you were dreaming of a science fiction / trip hop nightclub of the Soul with a rapper of such smooth ghetto intelligence profanity is discarded and all that is left is a stimulating 150% (over proof!) brew of realness and rich flavor?? Ever wished you could have copies of that soundtrack!? Your wish is the command of Soulrebel423 and Nocturne! -D. H.