- Artist: Open Mike Eagle
- Track: Raps for When It's Just You and the Abyss
- Producer: Lo-Phi
- Album: A Special Episode Of EP
Friedrich Nietzsche famously wrote that “when you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.” For most people, that would be reason enough to keep gazing to a minimum, but if you insist standing face to face with the harsh truth of the universe, Open Mike Eagle's latest record is the perfect soundtrack. Aptly titled Raps for When It's Just You and the Abyss, the record finds Mike delivering tightly-wound bars over the dense, hazy sample work of Lo Phi. A hook borrowed from indie-rockers Broken Social Scene's Anthems for a Seventeen Year Old Girl rounds out the cut. For Abyss and much more, cop Open Mike Eagle's A Special Episode Of EP when it drops digitally February 3.