Ronald Darden, a writer for the website Examiner.com, featured Strange Music for his article, “New York Hip Hop gets strange, Strange Music that is!”, in which he gives a brief overview of the Strange Music label and shares his enthusiasm for a Tech N9ne concert in New York City. Being a New Yorker himself and having had witnessed the Tech N9ne performance at Rock The Bells ’09 no doubt added to his excitement for the east coast leg of The K.O.D. Tour.
“For years the Midwest Hip Hop scene has been growing and blowing up. Many people are familiar with Nelly and Chingy as the leaders, so to speak, of this Hip Hop movement. Unfortunately, these artists aren’t what Hip Hop purist would consider Hip Hop…”“(An) A&R at Atlantic Records shared with us, and goes on to say, ‘If Hip-Hop is what your after, then Strange Music would be one of the preeminent independent labels from the Midwest to keep your eye on’.”
Read the full article here.