Marv Ellis lyrical stylings, over gritty ASR-10 drums, linked with stand-up Acoustic Bass and Saxophone, both flowing with high-level music theory and improvisational Jazz, cleanly attached to the classic DJ/Emcee combination. The result is bold, fearless, magical, and full of surprises. Small batch high end Vibe Music.
This album represents two years and over 3,000 hours of work. It's authentic NW hip hop from Marv Ellis, one of the premier Indie artists in the game. It's always darkest before the light. That's why shadows mean light. Its just a fact. This is Northwest Hip hop poetry. Take it or leave it.
A new Genre of Hip Hop spawned in the Great North West. Smooth lyrical flows over next-level organic banging beats. A must have album from one of the premire concious hip hop artists out today. Marv Ellis has proven that Hip Hop is not dead.
Built between two cities. This album is the product of powerful manifestation, hard work, and conceptual song writing. A Masterful piece of work. Marv Ellis and Justin Dodge show you the cycle of the heart, and true NW love for hip hop. Northwest Fresh Outside the Box Epiphany Hip Hop.
Northwest Hip hop at it's finest. Gift of Gab, Kristina Rae, Nrg, the Acoustic Minds, and a slew of amazing live instrumentalists blanket this incredibly banging, and thought provoking album. It's like having a conversation with Marv about life. Get it.
A 25 track Compilation of Marv Ellis music. His most popular songs over the last decade including special guests like Lafa Taylor, Keegan Smith, Metric, Nrg, Shook Twins, and more. Special songs include his work w Genus Pro, M.E.L.T., & lost material.