Friday, September 4, 2015

SXSW: Rye Rye

SXSW: Rye Rye

0 comments

Without a doubt the most visually entertaining act I've seen all week is Rye Rye, the teenaged Baltimore rapper and hyper-energetic stage presence who's worked with Philadelphia's Diplo and is the first artist signed to M.I.A.'s N.E.E.T. label, which esentially means she's signed to Interscope, who will undoubtedly give her Go! Pop! Bang! album a big push when it comes out this summer.

Flanked by two non-stop male dancers, each bearing one of her names on their chests, hyperkinetic Ryeisha Berrian was dressed in florescent crossing guard chic, and the laptop bass beats shook ankles as film clips of Michael Jackson dance routines and Kung Fu movies covered the ceiling and walls. The Blaqstarr produced club hit is "Shake It To The Ground," and she did. I thought these pictures came out pretty good, but they don't begin to convey how cool it really looked. 

 

 

 

 Previously: Friday Night Round Up

Inquirer Music Critic
0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog

Join Dan as he blogs about music and other forms of popular culture

Dan DeLuca Inquirer Music Critic
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter