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The Fifth Annual Baltimore Rap Round Robin Announces Fresh New Lineup

June 21, 2011
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The Fifth Annual Baltimore Rap Round Robin Announces Fresh New Lineup

For the last four summers, the Rap Round Robin has been one of the most exciting events in Baltimore music, combining the city’s burgeoning, offbeat hip-hop underground with the surprisingly durable novelty of having several acts in one room taking turns playing one song at a time. And it just got a little more...
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Video: Height and Mickey Free Get in the Shark Tank

February 7, 2011
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Video: Height and Mickey Free Get in the Shark Tank

Shark Tank is a new hip-hop kinda-supergroup that’s releasing its debut album this month and playing a release party at the Windup Space on Friday. It features Height and Mickey Free, two old friends who’ve turned a decade-long collaboration into a whole constellation of offbeat local hip-hop artists that band together every year at...
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Wham Rap: Rap Round Robin at Floristree, August 7

August 10, 2010
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Wham Rap: Rap Round Robin at Floristree, August 7

Several years ago when the City Paper first profiled two young, white local rappers named Height and Bow N’ Arrow, they seemed like a couple of renegades on the outskirts of the local indie scene, dabbling in their own brand of hip-hop. Six years later, Height and the MC that now goes by Mickey...
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Saturday, Aug. 7: Fourth Annual Rap Round Robin

August 6, 2010
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Saturday, Aug. 7: Fourth Annual Rap Round Robin

Baltimore’s growing indie-rap army once again performs in the round, with Mickey Free, Jones, Height with Friends, Food For Animals, PT Burnem, Rapdragons, Plural MC, and King Rhythm taking turns at the mic Saturday, Aug. 7 at Floristree. 9 p.m., $7.
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Rappin’ Robin

July 10, 2009
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Rappin’ Robin

Mickey Free | Image by City Paper Digi-Cam The Baltimore Round Robin Tour is perhaps the local indie music’s greatest gift to the world of live performance: having several acts set up on small stages in one room at the same time, and take turns playing songs, is such a brilliant idea it’s a...
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