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Lawz Spoken

Lawz Spoken (aka MSTR CNTRL, aka Cobra) is a Northwest hip-hop producer born and raised in Beaverton, OR. Founder of now-dissolved Portland super-group, Sound Godz (which included emcee and recipient of numerous international awards, illmaculate), Lawz’s background features both praise from and collaborations with influential artists such as Okwerdz, Planetary of Outerspace, and numerous members of the legendary Sand People. With a history firmly rooted in the NW, Lawz Spoken continues to produce unique tracks that prove just why the region’s hip-hop scene is steadily growing. Earthlings Ent. artist, ATG, got the chance to ask Lawz a few questions via email….

The Tortoise and the Crow

I have been to a ton of shows at the Reef. Shows ranging from hip hop to dance to old jazzy crews and never have I experienced such an immediate wave of anticipation at a venue when I walked in for the Grouch and Eligh show. Pigeon John got the[…]

Mvplanet: The Mindrolling EP

After discovering mvplanet on Boise’s subreddit, I listened to Mindrolling like 10 times, I swear. I decided I had to interview this cat. He declined to be identified by his real name, opting only to be known as mvplanet, and makes most of his instrument samples from scratch—I swear this dude is…

Talking Progression In Music and Family with Zion I

The last time Zion I came to Boise it was with Minnesota at the Knitting factory. Unfortunately because of time conflicts we were unable to make an interview happen. This time I was beyond determined and Zumbi (MC) and Amp Live (producer) were open and happy to sit with me[…]