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From Beats to Bars: The 83 Cutlass Interview

From Beats to Bars: The 83 Cutlass Interview

In this episode of "The Truth in This Art" with Rob Lee, join us as Rob sits down for an exclusive interview with 83 Cutlass, a talented self-produced artist hailing from Northeast Baltimore, whose musical journey is deeply rooted in the influence of his percussionist grandfather. Explore the captivating narrative of 83 Cutlass as he unveils the creative process behind his debut mixtape, featuring an eclectic fusion of hip-hop drums and guitar riffs, and hear about his remarkable collaborations with renowned artists such as Giddeon Gallows and Micah E. Wood. Discover how 83 Cutlass's distinctive sound has earned him a place on esteemed stages, including the memorable "RAW ROUTES" album release at Metro Gallery in Baltimore. Don't miss this captivating episode as we delve into the world of 83 Cutlass and stream his latest track "I Say" on SoundCloud.

Join us as we uncover:

  • Learn how to navigate the music industry and stay true to your art with this insightful interview with Baltimore rapper, 83 Cutlass.
  • Discover the inspiring journey of 83 Cutlass, a Baltimore rapper who's making waves in the music scene.
  • Dive into the world of Baltimore rap with 83 Cutlass as he shares his unique story and creative process.

Join us as 83 Cutlass, not a stale local rapper. The interview breaks down what drives his creativity, balancing fatherhood with the rigors of being an artist, and his relationship with Baltimore.

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Listen to 83 Cutlass on Cold Rhymes Records.

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Original music by Daniel Alexis Music with additional music from Chipzard.

Episode illustration by Alley Kid Art.

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Hosted by Rob Lee, "The Truth In This Art" podcast dives into the heart of creativity and its influence on the community. This arts and culture podcast from Baltimore highlights artists discussing their ideas, sharing insights, and telling impactful stories. Through these artist interviews, listeners gain a deeper understanding of the creative economy and artistic life in Baltimore. 

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Creators and Guests

Rob Lee
Rob Lee
The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.
83 Cutlass
83 Cutlass
83 Cutlass, a self-produced artist from Northeast Baltimore, with a background influenced by his grandfather's percussion, showcases a diverse range of sounds in his debut mixtape and has collaborated with Giddeon Gallows and Micah E. Wood, also performing at notable venues like Metro Gallery in Baltimore.