Matisyahu Talks "Undercurrent"
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 08:50:24
It has been 13 years since Matisyahu released Shake Off the Dust... Arise, the album which eventually turned the reggae rapper into a household name. Since then, the New York-based artist has released a steady stream of music, and now he has unveiled Undercurrent.
The new album finds Matisyahu at his most vulnerable and looking deeper into the stories and philosophies that formed him. To do this, he put trust into the musicians that have helped form his sound for a decade, and together they constructed a courageous and honest narrative.
ARTISTdirect caught up with Matisyahu to discuss the songs that influenced his style, find out his first memories of music, and to learn about the artists that helped make him the musician he is today.
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