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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Milk Money (Stylized as MILK$), MILK-MUH-KNEE
Story behind your band/artist name: Because people love to milk money out of music, yet we're doing this for the love of it.
Recommended if you like: Kanye West (College Dropout Era, Early Wu Tang, think CREAM with some singing)
Band Members: Leaton (Parabellum Raps): MC, vocals, production, Kyle (Avervge - pronounced Average): producer, DJ, guitar, Greg (GoldFace Richy): MC, Vocals, Live performances include a rotating cast of musicians/instrumentalists
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Avervge lives in Parkview, DC but is from the other Washington (Seattle); Parabellum and Richy are both from and live in PG County
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: Our latest project '$IDE A' is four tracks that play as one continuous side of a cassette. We pressed the project to a limited number of cassette tapes available on our Bandcamp page (comes with free digital download).
We are one part hip hop group and one part production group, having done an official remix for DC-based Caribbean band Empresarios ('The Vibes" MILK$ Remix)
Avervge used to be roommates with Bryan of Baby Bry Bry, who he introduced Parabellum to. The two ended up recording together and Parabellum was featured on "Hear, My Dear" off Bry's first album.
Official Website URL: https://milkdollarsign.bandcamp.com/
Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/milkdollarsign/
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/album/65GzdyKDHBAa7MH66Qioz2
Main Genre: Hip Hop
Other Genres: Indie, Lo-fi