The MAZDA2 music tour featuring Mayer Hawthorne and the County officially got underway Sunday, October 3, at Ft. Lauderdales Culture Club.This show was the the first of 32 gigs scheduled for October and November. The tour will also feature the Heavy, who will co-headline nine of the tour dates.
Winners of the MADZA2 meet and greet sweepstakes, were given the VIP treatment backstage as they rubbed elbows with the soul man before the show.
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »