When you jump into an industry as ruthless as the music game, you can expect to undergo a little Wear and Tear on your way to stardom. Tranzformer, for one, isn't afraid of accruing a few battle scars; on his first solo feature, the Brown Bag All Stars beatsmith crafts a steely, guitar-sampled instrumental to back NYC-repping site regular AWKWORD and Los Angeles spitter Tenacity as they reflect with pride on the ravages of their hustle. In addition to copping Transzformer's Raw & Homemade III project, out now via the artist's Bandcamp, fans can hear more of his recent work on AWK's Metal Music (off the forthcoming, Booth-hostedWorld View) and Koncept's Hear, Hun?.
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