WHO IS MOECYRUS?
MOECYRUS utilizes a consistent tight compositional flow structure, rapping over dusty boom bap beats made by MOE himself and some of Chicago’s premier old school producers.
MOECYRUS and his music have taken him on the road with Novatore’s mini U.S. tour (2017), multiple openings with (2018) including Chris Webby, Immortal Technique, and Necro, he’s performed at various festivals as well including Taco Fest(2019), Music in the Woods fest(2019), and Tough Love 7 and 8 in California(2016,2017).
Besides a passion for rapping and hip hop, MOECYRUS actively plays drums in two hardcore bands. This genre and style acts as a foundation for MOE’s instrumental producing and sense of rhythmic percussion. Playing in these bands has also expanded MOE’s breathed of touring knowledge and what it takes to be a traveling and performing musician.
His latest record release was a 15 track LP titled You Gotta Be FKN Kidding Me, this project did 16k streams in its first week across all streaming platforms. He featured recording artists such as Vagabond Maurice of SlumpGang777, Baskaveli, Orlando Coolridge of SlumpGang777, Chris Crack, and Michael Christmas.
The LP featured production from Brandun Deshay formerly of Odd Future, Cuzzin Vinny, Lil Kydd, Chief Takinawa, Chris Ruben, and MOECYRUS himself. The entire project was mixed and mastered by Chicago’s own RedBull Finalist and Producer/Engineer Brotha Gif.
MOECYRUS is also active on the events production side of the music industry. Within this last calendar year of 2019, MOECYRUS curated a series of 5 hip hop focused showcases called Shark Tank 1-5 and ended with a special edition showcase titled Shark Tank Bronze.
MOECYRUS has 3 full length LPs out right now.
“You Gotta Be FKN Kidding Me”(2019)
A few new albums are in the mixing and mastering stages
“Life Exposed” (2019)
“HECKY NAW”[Juke Tape] (2020)