Chicago has long held its own in music, particularly hip hop music. From Crucial Conflict to Kanye West, Chicago offspring have made waves from The Windy City. Recently Chi-town native Mick Jenkins splashed onto the national scene after dropping his highly anticipated project The Water[s] and singing with Cinematic Music Group.
Just a hop and a skip east, in Colombus, OH, Jenkins FreeNation groupmate jStock is working on a followup to his 2013 Paraphanelia Ep with OnGaud. jStock joined Mick in Chicago for a hometown show at Portage Theater. We caught up with the FreeNation members before the show to talk about exposure, plans and new projects.
Full 23min. Audio Interview: FreeTalk with The Fox & Monocle. JStock Chicago