Hip-hop veteran Sage Francis teamed up with B. Dolan to type the duo referred to as Epic Beard Men with “Hedges” as their first single as a duo. The observe instantly provides off a darkish cinematic vibe that looks like one thing out of a film because the duo proceed to spin a narrative a few shadowy character that lives subsequent door. The descriptive lyrics and considerably playful demeanor of each acts add a bizarre urgency to the observe and retains the listener glued from begin to end. Sage and B take turns spitting the refrain like they’re shouting throughout empty, manicured lawns.
“Hedges” is from the duo’s debut full-length mission titled ‘This Was Supposed to Be Fun‘
Epic Beard Men rap and produce like keepers of the flame. They’ve clearly spent a number of thousand hours excavating the crates through the creation of the album, fusing the treasures they’ve unearthed into the sort of dense hip-hop SONGS you haven’t heard a lot of for the reason that sample-happy days of De La. TWSTBF is full of sharp, satirical, bombastic edutainment, writ giant in neon bubble letters for all of the world to fuck off to. This Was Supposed to Be Fun performs like a darkish Buddy Comedy gone spectacularly sideways: the mighty Epic Beard Men are again within the barber chair, fuckin’ up your market share. You can’t inform them shit. The chill is gone. The chill was by no means right here.
Physical variations of the album (Colored Vinyl LP, CD, Cassette) will be preordered now at www.StrangeFamous.com, and can be available in shops in every single place on May 17, 2019.
The duo is touring all through 2019, beginning within the US in April on the Come To The Sand Dunes Tour.
Tour dates are under. Buy tickets here.
four/four Boston – Sonia
four/5 NYC – Mercury Lounge
four/6 Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie
four/7 Pittsburgh, PA – Spirit
four/9 Evansville, IN – Lamasco Bar
four/10 Chicago, IL – Subterranean
four/11 Milwaukee, WI – Cactus Club
four/12 Iowa City, IA – Gabe’s
four/13 Lincoln, NE – The Royal Grove
four/16 Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Music Hall
four/17 Bozeman, MT – The Zebra
four/18 Spokane, WA – The Pin
four/19 Seattle, WA – Barboza
four/20 Portland, OR – Paris Theater
four/22 Oakland, CA – The New Parish
four/23 Fresno, CA – Strummer’s
four/24 Los Angeles, LA – Catch One (Noise Room)
four/25 San Diego, CA – Soda Bar
four/26 Las Vegas, NV – Ninja Karaoke
four/27 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
four/28 Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
four/30 Denver, CO – Cervantes Otherside
5/1 Fort Collins, CO – Aggie Theater
5/three Shawnee, KS – Roxy Bar
5/four St Louis, MO – Firebird
5/6 Pontiac, MI – The Pike Room
5/7 Cincinnati, OH – Top Cats
5/eight Cleveland – Beachland Tavern
5/10 Washington, DC – Comet Ping Pong
5/26 Minnesota State Fairgrounds – Soundset