Chicago, IL -- On Monday evening, our good friends at
sponsored a listening party for Chicago emcee,
. Held at the famous Chicago Recording Company, the event was thrown in honor of the
artist' brand new mixtape, "
I Ain't Even On Yet
Well over a hundred industry insiders, tastemakers, producers, artists, and media professionals were on hand to hear the new project which drops today. Chicago-based
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was on hand as well, encouraging attendees to try their new product,
Blitz: The League II
, for which GLC provided voiceovers and soundtrack music.
The mixtape features brand new production from
, as well as a variety of local up-in-coming producers, and is a prelude to GLC's debut album, which is set to be released sometime in 2009.
Various outlets on hand requested face time with the low-pitched emcee, but DJBooth.net was among the few who was able to briefly sit down with the man of the hour and ask him a few questions; a full-length follow-up feature inside the Booth will follow in the weeks to come.
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DJ "Z", Andrew Barber (of Fake Shore Drive) and Mikkey Halsted