Hailing from Seattle, the group uses MC Broken English’s vocals over a collection of live bass, drums, guitar and keys that bring the sound to life. The music is ultimately inspired by classic hip-hop, even as the rock-n-roll format and funky vibes guide the listener.
-Adam Figman at Urb.com
People Within is a band with something for nearly everyone. They slip smoothly from what sounds to me like old-school rap to catchy funk, then on to straightforward rock.
-Amelia Gyde at Backbeat Seattle
Musical chops you’re more than excited to hear
-Noah Sanders at Light In The Attic Blog
People Within's debut album features 17 tracks that bring the sound of classic hip-hop to a live band, delve into deep funk, slide into soul-jazz, and unabashedly plow into punk rock with face-melting-feedback guitar. All of this backs MC Broken English’s vocally dexterous mixture of social commentary and contemporary culture references.
This is Raw. This is Death Of Auto-Tune. The Liberation From the Click Track. We’re on that 8-track and Dirty Jeans Tip. This is People Within