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Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Roach Gigz Follows Last Year's Hit Mixtape with 'Roachy Balboa 2,' Keeps Sense of Humor

Posted By on Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 11:44 AM

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Last year's Roachy Balboa mixtape from Roach Gigz was not only one of

the best Bay Area releases of the year, it was one of the best hip-hop

projects in general. Wasting no time in 2011, Roach is back today with Roachy

Balboa 2, the follow up to the original.

If you liked the codeine flows, booming drums, and seamless transitions of

the first installment, you'll probably find yourself nodding your head to

Roachy Balboa 2 as well. And of course, Roach Gigz hasn't lost his

sense of humor at all. His punchline-heavy rhymes are as sharp as ever. The

only difference this time around is that the production has more of a

sample-based approach, as opposed to the synthed-out mayhem of the last

mixtape. So if you haven't checked out Roach yet, now's a very good time to start.

Mixtape: Roach Gigz -- Roachy Balboa 2

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