Artist Spotlight: Vee

People as a whole are a product of their environment; certain cultures, surroundings and up bringing have proven to shape a person into the adult they are to become. Seemingly,… Read more

Artist Spotlight: Die Antwoord

There are few musicians in the world that possess the ability to drop jaws in each song verse, each music video and each interview. There are even fewer musicians that… Read more

Dizzy Wright: The Golden Age

2013 XXL Magazine Freshman Class, 2013 People’s Choice nominee, #39 on top 50 Hip-Hop Billboard Charts, Funk Volume representative Dizzy Wright has been busy this year. After his success in… Read more

Tech N9ne: Something Else

Aaron Dontez Yates, the Killa Klown, Double “O” Neena, or Cult Leader, call him what you want but Tech N9ne has crushed mics since the 90’s and rightfully holds one… Read more

Top 5: WTF Rappers

1. Joaquin Phoenix The multi Academy Award nominee and one time Golden Globe winner for Best Actor, Joaquin Phoenix put his acting roots aside in 2010 in hopes of becoming… Read more

Artists We Love: Childish Gambino

Well, Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino is no Two Chainz, mostly because Childish Gambino can actually rap and doesn’t write his lyrics in crayon. However, Two Chainz is unfortunately blowing… Read more

Who is Jarren Benton?

Hopsin, Swizzz, Dizzy Wright, DJ Hoppa and Jarren Benton make up the artistry of out casts that is Funk Volume. To you, these names might not mean much right now… Read more

Flight of the Conchords

Top 5 Musical Comedians

  Music and song writing in its self is an art form attempted by many and perfected by a select few. You can argue that rap and hip-hop are hardly… Read more

We Saw: Fall Out Boy

  Fall Out Boy: crying boys for angsting girls Despite fangirls crowding the venue at 8 a.m. and the line stretching completely over the Tempe Town Lake bridge in the… Read more

Daptone Records – The Soul Revival

There has been a rebirth in music, a rebirth that cannot be ignored, bringing about a familiar feeling of a pure urge to let loose and get down. We are… Read more