Haleek Maul, ‘Oxyconteen’ (Merok Records)
Release Date: June 18, 2012
Label: Merok Records
Barbadian teen with hella hip credentials navigates sinewy subgenres; like A$AP Rocky with something to say.
“Feminists don’t have a sense of humor,” smirked pianist-polymath and lifelong activist Nellie McKay on her 2009 song “Mother of Pearl,” a line that her cult knew was facetious. Two years prior, Vanity Fair had published a Christopher Hitchens article called “Why Women Aren’t Funny,” which garnered so much hate mail that the publication created… More »