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THE MICROPHONE MISFITZ: Midwest Anime EPNew material coming through here from Windy City hip-hop crew, The Microphone Misfitz, in the shape of their new Midwest Anime EP – a tribute to their favourite retro anime. And who doesn’t like retro anime? First up is Gatchaman‘s tribute to, well…Gatchaman – originally presented to kids in the English-speaking world in somewhat neutered form (i.e. without the violence, profanity

THE MICROPHONE MISFITZ: Empty Ballot (2016) Official video

ot Microphone MisfitzChicago’s Microphone Misfitz vent their ire at America’s two-party electoral system with video and new track Empty Ballot. As the title suggests, they are not especially convinced that their votes make a difference and as they point out – even if they do make a difference, voting for the lesser evil of the two parties is – er – still voting for evil. Bad times. They don’t actually go the full ‘Russell

THE MICROPHONE MISFITZ: Soul Rebelz (2016) video

Soul Rebelz Microphone MisfitzRating: ★★★★★ If you’re short of retro-boom-bap hip-hop, this is the week for you as Chicago’s Microphone Misfitz have a new video out for their super b-boy-friendly cut Soul Rebelz. 80s platform games graphics give way to He-Man-quality animation and finally to the Misfitz themselves intercut with martial-arts flick footage by way of a visual backdrop to the Ironside