Proximity

Proximity

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"PROXIMITY" Colorado's premier Hip Hop group!!! People often wonder. What kind of Hip Hop does Proximity make? "It's like a cross between Swollen Members and Jurassic 5"

Biography

PROXIMITY

The Hip Hop group from Boulder, Colorado that started it all!!

People often wonder. What kind of Hip Hop does Proximity make?
"It's like a cross between Swollen Members and Jurassic 5"

Who is in Proximity?
Grafik: M.C. Age:28
Provoke: M.C. Age:27
DJ-JSteele: DJ/ Scratch Artist. Age:25

Proximity was formed in late 2002 in Boulder, Colorado by Grafik and Provoke who have known each other since middle school. In 2005 they released their freshman album, “Proximity Minds” selling over 500 copies in the first year. Shortly after, Proximity headlined at The Fox Theater in Boulder, Colorado with a sold out crowd. Dj-JSteele, Grafik's brother joined the group in 2006. In early 2008 they released their sophomore album, “When Push Comes to Shove”. Both albums are currently for sale and doing well at Independent Records, cdbaby.com and Bart’s Cd Cellar in Boulder. Proximity is currently working on their junior album expected to release in 2010. With their conscious lyrics, complex rhymes and melodic beats; Proximity is sure to captivate the listener!

Proximity has shared the stage with national acts such as Nas, Immortal Technique, Jurassic 5, Swollen Members, Aesop Rock, RJD2, Digital Underground and many more!!

"Our music comes from the soul and we love what we do!!"

Discography

Proximity-Proximity Minds- 2005
Proximity-When Push Comes to Shove- 2008

Set List

Original in your face Hip Hop. A crowd pleaser!!! A typical performance is 45 min to 1 1/2 hours.

Foreword progress
Superheroes
Chariots of fire
False accusations
I see
First degree
It's a stick up
Get with us
If you want it
Beef
Why?
Star spangled hammer

(Additional tracks for a lengthier set)
You've heard of us
Midwest (remix)
Back up!
When push comes to shove
Encore track-It's a secret!!

Interludes- D.J. Solo/ Scratch performance