E. Grizzly is an audio/visual artist based out of Philadelphia. He specializes in combining genres such as hip hop, punk, metal, noise, Caribbean rhythms and more. His new release is called Felipe Pupo which is a mix of english reggaeton, punk and metal that Grizzly dubs as Synth Calypso Punk.
Grizzly has also released 5 other mixtapes and albums since 2010 ranging from an alternative rock album with the band Alukard in Miami to an industrial/noise project with NAH in Philly. E. Grizzly has performed in over 150 shows all over the country and is a regular in a few music scenes such as Philly, Miami, NYC and more.
E. Grizzly – Felipe Pupo (Radio Edit)
“E. Grizzly unifies calypso, punk, and hip hop into sleek, tenacious, warm grooves on his latest LP Felipe Pupo” Q.D. Tran The Deli Philadelphia
“The latest mixtape by Philly MC E. Grizzly couldn’t be more perfect.” John Vettese WXPN The Key
“The real pleasure in listening is from beginning to end. When’s the last time you could say that about a whole album? That’s how you know this shit is real. Grizzly doesn’t pull punches, and his lyrical work is intelligent and thought provoking.” Abel Folgar Broward New Times
“The real stars here though, are MC’s Level and E. Grizzly.” Arielle Castillo Miami New Times
“Another success for North Philly’s E. Grizzly. An impressive run no doubt.” Chris Molyneux Imveryape.com
“E. Grizzly is one of my favorite cats out of the Philly scene, for sure. He’s got a such a unique perspective on music, life and culture that we really dig and believe in. He presents his music with an artistic integrity and humbleness that’s really admirable.” James Patrick Actlivemusic.com
“E. Grizzly just adds more weight to an already respectable project, there are some good vibes coming from E. Grizzly and RA, I’m excited to see more…” Nikki Siixx NikkiSiixx.com
Some of E. Grizzly’s accomplishments as an Indie artist are:
- Won Best Indie Hip Hop Artist at the L.A. Music Awards
- Performed in a music short for a Martin Luther king Jr special on MTV2
- Sponsorship by Jagermeister with the band Alukard
- Performed on a Jagermeister Tour
- Released 6 music projects with 3 different indie labels
- Opened up for a wide range of rock bands and MC’s from Canibus, Jeru The Damaja, Del The Funky Homosapien, Ras Kass, and Cannibal Ox to Pennywise, Pepper, Man Man, The Ataris and Mayday!
E. Grizzly has performed in over 150 shows. Some of the venues are:
- Viper Room Los Angeles, CA
- Whiskey A Go-Go Los Angeles, CA
- Mansion Miami, FL
- Union Transfer Philadelphia, PA
- Janus Landings St. Petersburg, FL
- Plush Jacksonville, FL
- Nuyorican Poets Cafe New York, NY
- Kung Fu Necktie Philadelphia, PA
- Churchill’s Pub Miami, FL
- Hard Rock Casino Ft. Lauderdale, FL
- Voltage Lounge Philadelphia, PA
- Art Basel Miami, FL
- Drom New York, NY
- Bus Boys and Poets Washington, DC
- The Chameleon Lancaster, PA
- The Fire Philadelphia, PA
- Muchmores Brooklyn, NY
E. Grizzly & Felipe Pupo – Crabs in a Bucket LIVE at Everybody Hits in Philadelphia
E. Grizzly & Felipe Pupo – No Quiero Minivan LIVE at The Fire in Philadelphia
Preview for E. Grizzly’s song My Bad off of his concept album Felipe Pupo.
Preview for E. Grizzly’s song Power Present off of his concept album Felipe Pupo.
E. Grizzly with NAH LIVE @ Union Transfer in Philly
E. Grizzly with The Cornerstoners LIVE @ Jazziz in The Hard Rock Cafe in S. Florida
E. Grizzly (solo set) LIVE @ Kung Fu Necktie in Philly
E. Grizzly’s last three mixes are available for free download on the Sound Cloud player below.
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