Mike Dee and Stone Trio is a live-band hip hop collaboration from Tulsa, OK. Stone Trio has been playing funky instrumental hip hop since 2008. They crossed paths with Mike Dee in 2014 while working with Tulsa rap collective Oilhouse and have been making music together since. Known for their high-energy live shows with a powerful message, the group will be performing at SXSW in 2017.
Much of the debut EP was recorded live in the band's rehearsal space in an effort to capture the energy of their live shows. The 6 songs display Mike Dee's unique power on the mic while Stone Trio flows and flexes behind him. Fusing classic and modern hip hop elements with rock 'n roll attitude and jazz-influenced arrangements, Mike Dee & Stone Trio have forged a unique identity in the world of live-band hip hop.
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