Kosha Dillz, born Rami Matan Even-Esh, is an Israeli American Emcee who has exploded on the scene these past few years, elevating culture into mainstream with raw east coast appeal guerilla tactic stage performance. A master of freestyle/improv tactics and versatility, his original career as battle MC/Divsion I Wrestler helped him become a D.I.Y. ambassador, releasing independent projects that have earned him stripes all around the world, from shows with the late Guru of Gangstarr and Roger Daltrey of The Who, to press in Billboard, MTV, Spin and The Los Angeles Times.
If those names do not sound familiar, Dillz had also played concerts with Portugal The Man, Cage The Elephant, The Used, Wu Tang Clan; the list goes on. And yeah, he still rocks bar mitzvahs open mics and weddings if you were wondering. Known for a heavy touring schedule (400 self-booked shows in three years) and a stage show that includes Hebrew, Spanish, tap dancers, crowd members, and the occasional flute players, he is for sure the friend you will want to have by your side. His recent Gina and The Garage Sale EP, produced entirely by German beatsmith Shuko, is dedicated to the passing of his friend Gina Sach Cody, an upcoming NYC photographer whose life fell short to addiction this past year. Not even 2 years ago, Kosha Dillz dominated the Hot 97 Summer Jam battle at Giants Stadium to win in front of over 8,000 people, which led to a 40 city 5 country tour with Matisyahu, recording songs with Rza, 2 MTV videos, and touring Europe with Snoop Dogg soon after. Kosha Dillz even became the first Jewish rap celebrity in NBA 2K11 video game next to Drake.
DJ Sidereal is a 17 year old DJ from Minneapolis Minnesota who has performed at very prestigious events such as the Paid Dues Festival and Live Nation's River's Edge Festival on Harriet island in St. Paul MN, as well as Vans Warped Tour 2012. He has performed on the same events as Wu-Tang Clan, Murs, Kid Ink, Odd Future, Mac Miller, Kendrick Lamar, Toki Wright, Macklemore, Cunninglinguist, Hieroglyphics, Brother Ali and many more.
Jordan Richard Rohling,(January 4, 1993 – Present) known by his stage name Jrichol, is an American rapper, singer and actor. Rohling currently has released 2 mixtapes, Dreaming with my eyes open Vol. 1 & Royal Music, with his hit Minneapolis single "I Miss That Life" (also the remix featuring "Fly Henderson") making him one of the best young artists coming out of Minnesota.
Anthony Colletti aka Fresco (DOB: 1-16-1988) Born and Raised in Rockford, Illinois. Recently Graduated from Madison Media Institute earning a degree in Audio Engineering. Fresco stormed into the battle scene in 2008 and his status catapulted after being brought into the Grind Time Battle Circuit. So after 2 years of many wins a couple of close losses, his debut mix cd was released on March 19, 2010.
With over 10 years of music industry experience, 25 year old hip hop/electronic/R&B/pop producer/instrumentalist/entrepreneur Soleternity has matured from an internet-renowned teenage talent to an accomplished #1 Billboard Producer, with production credits for over 20 platinum and gold artists, plus production work with major labels and major TV networks in addition to his success online. As confirmed by hundreds of satisfied clients and thousands of loyal fans worldwide, Soleternity is an individual defined by his integrity and passion.
Methodically quiet and seriously serious, St. Paul Slim prefers to sit back and observe, waiting for the perfect moment to strike. Don’t write him off as shy or docile, though, because for as somber as Slim can be, he can be equally boisterous and rowdy. He’ll get in your face to deliver the harsh reality of everyday life in the inner city. Born in Chicago and raised in St. Paul, Slim’s hard past is the creative fuel powering his career. If he raps about a gun, it’s because he’s carried one. If he rhymes about gang violence, it’s because he’s dealt with it and witnessed it.