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Some of us haven't been in a band in a while, and we're kind of psyched about this. We're called Boomside (named for a drug-infested low-income housing complex where we're from.) It's four best friends just turnin' up and having fun. I'm generally not into rap metal, mostly because either the rapper and/or band are wack, but I think we do it right. This is one of the first times that Boomside is being broadcast publicly. It's certainly not for everybody. However, there's more to come - not all heavy and with a wider variety of flavors than this song indicates. I feel like our main audience would most likely be 14-24 year olds who like hoodrat shit. With that being said, here it is, our first music video! BOOMSIDE - Be Afraid DRrH-M9ty98 Vocals - His Highness Lord Grand Boulevard Guitar - Scumbag Jim Bass - Warsaw Budd Drums - Thörr Stack Find us on Facebook /BoomsideNY

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This is alright, not really my thing but I like how organic the music is (as opposed to the overproduced fake industrial sound I associate with a lot of nu-metal). My favorite part is probably the last third of the tune, from the blastbeats onwards. The song is a bit simple for my taste, but I'm always more interested in complex music, and I like busier hip hop as well - it's not a value judgement. Where in NY are you from?

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Truly, hoodrat shit is in the eye of the beholder. But most people beholding that shit would consider hoodrat shit to be shit like runnin' hustles, puffin' Ls, rollin' deep with mad hoes, doin' crimes, slangin' shit, you know. Hoodrat shit. This whole Boomside shit, at its heart, is not only about self-expression, but also about smoking dat weed and blastin' our nasty jism cums on fly honeys. ....................THIS IS BOOMSIDE!....v6xqd2QFHKE

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It's pretty. Good it's got. That body count. Vibe. Kinda. Like ice t The singer. Sounds like ice t.
Yeah man, I love the hell out of the last Body Count album, Manslaughter. Ice-T does much, much more of an old school hardcore style of vocals than he does rapping. His Highness Lord Grand Boulevard is almost exclusively a rapper, but we're all growing into the band as the days pass. Thanks for checking us out!
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