Tag: Overlord Gruff

Posted on: June 1, 2020 Posted by: James McQuiston Comments: 0

Overlord Gruff – “Floatin”

On his new single Floatin‘, Pomona’s own Overlord Gruff is able to craft a hard-hitting track that calls back both to gangster rap as well as the dirtiest bars of performers like Freddie Gibbs and Surve. The production of Floatin‘ is another solid piece of the puzzle, going back to the mid-1990s California scene and the mid-oughts Atlanta sound. Add just a dash of Organize Minds-styled ethereal synths at the…

Posted on: October 13, 2016 Posted by: James McQuiston Comments: 0

Overlord Gruff – Lord Have Mercy CD Review

Lord Have Mercy is a hard-hitting rap track that effortlessly blends together smart wordplay and a backing beat that highlights Overlord Gruff’s vocals at all the right points. Tha Baddest One is a crossover track, a banger that pulls some of the slinky California beats of late-1990s Snoop Dogg with the polished sound of a 50 Cent of The Game. The production is on point, allowing each syllable to be…

Posted on: September 3, 2016 Posted by: James McQuiston Comments: 0

Overlord Gruff Interview

We’re sitting down with California’s Overlord Gruff. Let’s get right to it – What’s your story? How were you raised, what achievements have you had in your life? “Well, first off let me say thank you for giving me this opportunity. I was raised in a militaristic fashion. My parents always had me involved in some sort of combat training.  I didn’t allow myself to play team sports like football…