“Yo – sorry about missing you before, man, but the game was on. It’s the start of the season, and it’s a hell of a distraction right now. I cannot miss that shit,” says Sean Pompey, aka New York rapper Smoke DZA. It’s the day after Sandy clusterfucked DZA’s city and, after enduring everything the storm had to offer from within his Harlem home, the man is enjoying the simple things. Like telephone network coverage, and watching the Dallas Mavericks spank Kobe’s Lakers. “I’m a [New York] Knicks fan myself, but it’s good just to be doing normal stuff, you know? I just came home from touring, and then BOOM! – the storm hits. We ain’t hurting too bad in my neighbourhood, but it’s really bad for some people…” he trails. “You can’t focus too hard on the negatives. We’ll come back stronger: these are great times, I’m hopeful for New York. But I’m not so hopeful for the Lakers.”
Posted: November 9th, 2012 under Brag 487, Music, Music - Interview, New.
Tags: Africa Hitech (AUS/UK), Albatross, Benjamin Cooper, Evenings (US), Fishing, GoodGod Small Club, HTRK (AUS/UK), LV (UK), Oliver Tank, OutsideIn Festival, Sean Pompey, Shitego (US), Smoke DZA, The Factory Theatre
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