The Road to SXSW: Sir Michael Rocks

Posted 4 years ago by
road-to-sxsw-sir-michael-rocks
Download DJBooth's new App, The PLUG The DJBooth is proud to announce that Sir Michael Rocks will be rocking on our stage for this year's SXSW music festival in Austin. Antoine “Sir Michael Rocks” Reed (originally from Matteson, Illinois) is a rapper and one half of the acclaimed retro rap duo The Cool Kids, as well as the newest member of Curren$y's Jet Life label.

Known for his perpetually cooled out rhyme style, Sir Michael Rocks had dedicated himself to making hip-hop so fresh you'll think it came straight out the Ziploc.



DJBooth Hosted Projects: Rocks Report.

Have you previously performed at SXSW?

Yes, I have performed on numerous occasions but mostly under The Cool Kids. Last year I started doing a few shows as Sir Michael Rocks at SXSW.

What are you looking forward to most about the experience?

Looking forward to performing the Premier Politics joints and a few new songs people haven't heard.

What fellow artists are you most excited to see perform?

I'm actually just looking forward to seeing a lot of the new acts - nobody in particular. Anytime you come to SXSW you are surprised by the new groups that leave an impression on you.

What are you working on in the weeks/months to come that our readers/your fans should know about?

Pushing my last two projects Premier Politics and Rocks Report while I work on new music. Go get that!

If you'll be in Austin on Saturday, March 17, you'll want to check out DJBooth's SXSW stage, featuring Freeway, Skyzoo, Thurz and many more. For all things SXSW, including information on purchasing passes, check out A3CFestival.com.

DJBooth SXSW

Sir Michael Rocks   Interviews

Comments
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

You Might Like

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Isaiah Rashad on His Addiction: “I Fucked Up, I Almost Got Dropped Three Times”

Isaiah Rashad's two year hiatus was largely due to his addiction to Xanax and alcohol. Read More
Posted 22 minutes ago by Yoh

Teyana Taylor Reminds Us Why She’s A Star In Kanye’s “Fade” Video

Teyana Taylor's stunning dancing in Kanye's "Fade" music video was the highlight of MTV's VMAs. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Yoh

Drake’s Summer Sixteen Tour Took 8 Months of Planning

A veteran booking agent explains what went into booking and scheduling Drizzy's huge summer tour. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by DJ Z

Lil Wayne Proclaims “F*ck Cash Money” as Label Frustrations Mount

Lil Wayne is a prisoner to Cash Money and he isn't happy about it at all. Read More
Posted 20 hours ago by DJ Z

The Conceptual Genius of Vince Staples’ “Prima Donna”

Vince Staples' "Prima Donna" is an incredible story that only gets better when you change the track listing. Read More
Posted about 21 hours ago by Yoh

Talib Kweli & The Beautiful Struggle to Constantly Call Bullshit

Kweli is a master emcee and perhaps an even-better educator. Read More
Posted 21 hours ago by Matteo Urella
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.