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Sounds Like: Common, Oddisee, Gods'Illa, Bop Alloy, Nujabes

Label: QN5 Music/Mello Music Group

Bio: Substantial is synonymous with hip-hop, from the U.V. Ink label he launched, to the lyrical dexterity of his common-man flow. His debut solo album, To This Union A Sun Was Born (Hyde Out Productions), did well everywhere, especially in Japan where it hit the Top 10. This success set off a career ... See Full Bio

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  • Tue

    Apr 8

    Portland, OR, US | 8:00pm

    Portland, OR, US
    Tue Apr 08 8:00pm


    CYNE Bop Alloy (Substantial & Marcus D) Maze Koroma (of Renaissance Coalition) post show: DJ's Northern Draw + Alonzo Mourning Sickness Tuesday, April 8, 2014 8:00pm - 21+ http://www.theknowpdx.com/tue-apr-8th-cynebop-alloymaze-koroma-of-renaissance-coalitionpost-showdjs-northern-draw-alonzo-mourning-sickness/

  • Mon

    Apr 7

    Seattle, WA, US | 8:00pm

    Seattle, WA, US
    Mon Apr 07 8:00pm


    ReignCity Presents Cyne with Bop Alloy (Substantial + Marcus D) Monday April 7th, 2014 $7 ADV // 8PM // 21+ CYNE // cyne.net Bop Alloy // bopalloy.com

  • Fri

    Apr 4

    San Diego, CA, US | 7:30pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Fri Apr 04 7:30pm


    Deep Chill Productions Presents... Bop Alloy & CYNE West Coast Tour featuring... Substantial & Marcus D (Bop Alloy) + CYNE DJ Norm Rocwell on the 1 & 2s Plus music by G. Rhodes & Esbe Friday, April 4, 2014 Doors open 7:30 | Showtime at 8PM $15 in Advance | $20 at the door WorldBeat Cultural Center 2100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101 BopAlloy.com | Cyne.net

  • Fri

    Mar 14

    Merced, CA, US | 7:30pm
    Fri Mar 14 7:30pm


    Hip Hop Movement (HHM) presents... Mic Night V1: Misconceptions featuring BOP ALLOY (Substantial & Marcus D) Doors open: 7:30PM 8PM, Friday, March 14th At The University of California, Merced Classes & Office Building 102 (COB 102) 5200 North Lake Road Merced, California UC Merced Students enter FREE General Admission $5 For more info contact: hiphopmovement@ucmerced.edu

  • 2013

    Sep 24

    Baltimore, MD, US | 6:00pm

    Baltimore, MD, US
    Tue Sep 24, 2013 6:00pm


    Help Gypsy Soul celebrate FIVE YEARS! Limited $5 tickets available! It's a DO NOT MISS event!

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