A trinity of alternative rap stars, Deltron 3030 is composed of lyricist Del The Funky Homosapien, turntablist DJ Kid Koala and producer Dan “The Automator” Nakamura. On their own, they all stand at the top of their musical disciplines. Join them together to create an album that is often credited to be one of the most important underground hip hop albums of all time, ‘Deltron 3030: Event II’.
The talent of the band surpasses many artists, creating a cult following. The artist’s individual music careers are legendary; Del known for releasing two records on Elektra with the assistance of his cousin Ice Cube, who he had previously written material for. The albums, ‘I Wish My Brother George Was Here’ and ‘No Need For Alarm’, were released in the early 1990s and show hints of the future talent.
Deltron 3030: Event II is filled with technical, original rap that embraces geek culture. The songs in turn are both playful and gritty, with intelligent lyrics and a darker edge in comparison to their previous album.
Deltron 3030 will be performing at South by Southwest 2014, the largest music festival of its kind in the world, with over 2000 performers and bands playing in more than 100 venues. The artists have been criss-crossing the globe with a full orchestra in tow in support of Deltron 3030 Event II, and with some exciting, yet-to-be-announced plans in the works, fans across the globe wait in anticipation for these unique and original performances.