It used to be Hieros this, Hieros that. But Souls of Mischief and the rest of the Hieroglyphics clique fell back to earth as quickly as their star had risen. Now the Bay Area bandwagon is back in effect. To infinity and beyond…
While major labels do their own online experimentation, some acts such as Hieroglyphics use the Web as their sole means of marketing and distribution.
Oakland’s Hieroglyphics Crew regroup to relaunch as they go independent from their respective major label recording contracts.
Philadelphia has long been a hotbed of overlooked creativity & inventiveness. In today’s digital age, Philly is making contributions.
As the internet explodes, a new business model is developing alongside it. Binyameen “StinkE” Friedberg created Hieroglyphics.com, a small business venture.
The evening’s big winner was the Hieroglyphics (www.hieroglyphics.com) — the rap collective won for both Best Artist and Online Hip-Hop Award of the Year.
Hieroglyphics Online is the creation of Yameen Friedberg’s StinkE Productions — an 18-year-old Hiero fan who started his site in August, 1995.