Crown City Rockers
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|Crown City Rockers|
|Origin||Boston, Massachusetts, Oakland, California, USA|
Insiduous Urban Records
|Members||Raashan Ahmad (MC)
Headnodic (Bass guitar)
Max MacVeety (Drums)
Kat Ouano (Keyboards)
Crown City Rockers are a five-member hip hop band from Oakland, California, by way of Boston, Massachusetts and Pasadena. Formerly known as Mission, the name under which they released their first album, they play old school inflected hip hop music with live instrumentation (similar to other hip hop groups like: Gym Class Heroes, The Roots, N.E.R.D, and Stetsasonic). They have been compared to groups such as: A Tribe Called Quest, The Roots, and De La Soul.
|2004||"Another Day (Rhyme Writing)"||Earthtones|
|2007||"I Love Being A B-Boy Remix"||Earthtones|
- "Beantown Beats Move West; Crown City Rockers bring da conscious noize." Monterey County Weekly, February 4, 2004 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
- "My Philosophy; Hiphop Ya Don't Stop", The Stranger, September 23, 2004 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
- Dino-Ray Ramos, "Oakland's Rockers aim for hip-hop crown at SF's Independent", Oakland Tribune, July 19, 2007 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
- Sarah Mauet and Gerald M. Gay, "Notes", Arizona Daily Star, May 18, 2006 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
- Isamu Jordan, "Rockers put style into every show", The Spokesman-Review, September 24, 2004 – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).