Fabian Akilles to perform at Goldilocks Gallery on August 21st

Fabian Akilles
Fabian Akilles | photo via Facebook

After releasing his food-for-thought single “Profit” a couple months ago, Philly rapper Fabian Akilles is set to perform at Goldilocks Gallery in Center City to build hype for his upcoming Freedom No Control project. Listeners of the Philly artist might know this already, but his smooth and collected delivery recalls a young Lupe Fiasco; with clever wordplay and reggae-inspired instrumentals, this emcee is one to keep on your radar. Get more information on the Golidlocks show here, and watch the video for “Profit” below. Continue reading →


Bold New Breed summer series launches Saturday at Ortlieb’s (starring Fabian Akilles, Dewey Decibel, Ricky Radio)

Saturday night marks the kickoff of the Bold New Breed Summer Series, a monthly party at the newly renovated Ortlieb’s Lounge in Northern Liberties showcasing the talent surrounding local label Bold New Breed Records.

This month’s show features sets from soulful acoustic songwriter Ricky Radio, reggae-tinged MC Fabian Akilles, and a set from label co-founder Dewey Decibel, a local rapper and visual artist, all backed by a full live band. Details can be found in the flyer to your left; the next two showcases happen on the first Saturdays of August and September.

You can find out more about Dewey Decibel in our interview with him here, and watch videos from Fabian Akilles and Ricky Radio below.