FOSTER & THE PRANKSTERS * Tuesday, June 5th The Saint Presents Alt Rap / Hip Groove feat. Foster & The Pranksters (A new lane for the future of alternative rap, taking the genre-mashing spirit of modern music to a new level of artistry (9:20) / Evangelia (8:30) / Noelle (7:45) and special guests TBA, Doors 7:30PM, $7 at THE SAINT.
Born and raised in New Jersey, rapper "foster." founded the musical collective "foster & the pranksters," along with guitarist Mike C. aka The Irate Genius, in 2016. With the help of engineer Craig Combs, the two began crafting the debut EP, "further." combining elements of rap, rock 'n' roll, funk, blues & soul to create a unique sound that feels familiar and totally original all at once.
Influenced by hip-hop heavyweights such as Kanye West and The Roots, as well as rock icons like The Strokes, Jimi Hendrix and The White Stripes; foster & the pranksters have carved out a new lane for the future of alternative rap and taken the genre-mashing spirit of modern music to a new level of artistry.
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