Subsoil is cutting edge Hip-Hop Fusion to the root (Rochester, NY). Using a variety of musical approaches they form lyric-rich hip-hop music. Their high-energy live shows give equal weight to words & grooves. Subsoil explores a vast spectrum of music & lyric. "Hip-Hop Fusion" is the term that best describes thier style.
Subsoil blends hip-hop with many styles, focusing on diversity & verbal stimulation. Independent and self-sufficient, a burgeoning entity of creativity and progressive expression. They have been described as “stem-winding salesmen who know every razzle-dazzle switch in the pitchman's trade.” - "We play organic tru-school hip-hop fusion for all the curious ears."
Subsoil came together and evolved from a 2-Emcee rap group to a full band through many members and influences, that shaped what it is today.
Subsoil's debut full-length release entitled “Worm’s Eye View” (2009) was well received everywhere it reached. The new 5-song EP "Dirt Worship" is ready for release this Dec 2012.
Subsoil's had the honor to play with such outstanding eclectic acts as; Kill The Noise, BioDiesel, Consider The Source, The Movement, Manhattan Project, Sophistafunk, Roots Collider, Capital Zen, Audio Influx, Tropidelic, Chali 2na, Rubblebucket, Badfish, Afroman, John Brown's Body, and shared festival stages with Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Lucid, Thunderbody, Soulive, Keller Williams, & KRS-ONE and many other notable outfits.
Worm's Eye View 2009 available on CD Baby, Amazon & iTunes