Juiceboxxx Is A "Freaked Out American Loser"
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 08:58:08
The latest album from Juiceboxxx is called Freaked Out American Loser. And it sounds exactly like you'd want an album with that name to sound. The Milwaukee-bred punk rap artist who is quite simply the first and last of his kind all at once. Juiceboxxx grew up in the '2000s within the noise, punk rock, and underground rap communities of Wisconsin, and while those banners still fly high independently today, there are very few other artists who not only understand that venn diagram but who are also actively attempting to merge those sounds cohesively.
Freaked Out American Loser is a punk rap blast that captures the anarchic, aggressive spirit of Juiceboxxx's live show while also adding a new level of polish, focus, and dare we say, professionalism.
"I'm putting together these pieces in a way I find interesting as a contemporary record, and not conforming to any trends of the moment," Juiceboxxx says. "I'm looking at Beastie Boys as the Ramones or something, and trying to build on that language; looking at Public Enemy within the lens of punk rock."
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