As the name that they go by suggests, The Hood Internet are quite clearly an act in thrall to the possibilities that the internet has opened up, these past few years, for hip hop as a genre; it’s especially true of alternative hip hop, whereby artists play by different rules and experiment more than the mainstream side of the style would really allow. The Chicago duo – comprised of ABX and STV SLV – were primarily concerned with mashing up other hip hop tracks to begin with, after they formed in 2007, but have since gone on to pursue original material, in the form of their one album to date, FEAT; the album features underground guest spots form the likes of Tobacco, Class Actress and Cadence Weapon. In addition, the pair have also pursued slightly sillier things, like Album Tacos, a series of photoshopped classic album covers with tacos covering the original content, but they’ve also played live sets, which has seen them mash up classic hip hop cuts in a slick and often comical manner; it’s little wonder, then, that they’ve managed to carve out a cult fanbase, one that’s no doubt eagerly awaiting the next move from the duo in the studio.

So What! The Club

First launched in 1993, Step On Productions came about to fulfill a need for a funky alternative in Denver's underground party scene. Step On Productions produced one-off parties, promoted concerts and themed weekly nights like the reggae dancehall favorite The Yardie Lounge, and Denver's longest running independent club night So What! Originally housed in the iconic CIty Spirit Café, So What! quickly became the hub for Denver's creatives. Dancers, artists, musicians, and poets were the first to hear the emerging global sounds blending hip hop, soul, jazz, new grooves and elements of world music.

So What! has evolved over the years to become a storied monthly event introducing great new genres of music, DJs and artists to a sophisticated audience of influencers, DJs around the world. Promoting monthly events and mixes, concerts, and special events that continue to push Colorado's avant garde.

Currently So What! is expanding its reach via social media and online communities like Facebook and Soundcloud. So What! is even more committed to spreading our message of Fresh ideas and sounds to the anyone in the world willing to embody our motto "Don't Front Just Funk"



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