Hech (pronounced HAYCH) is a local MC with a passion for jazzy, soulful samples, competent flowetry, and in general, good music.
On her list of present feats, she has opened for Ab-Soul, Smif n Wessun, People Under the Stairs, Kool Keith and local powerhouse Termanology. Hech has been to europe and back twice to perform, opening for Pete Rock & CL Smooth in addition to Smif n Wessun. Hech has also released 5 projects, including “DUCK, DUCK, DILLA, DOOM” a tribute to two of her favorite producers, MF Doom and J Dilla; “Heavy Staring” her introductory tape with producer 75Crates of Canada; "The Middleweight" and "Lionheart" both produced by Massachusetts MC Relentless the Tangible, which pays homage to a grimier, more pugnacious side of Ms. Rhymes; and her most recent work, "Childhood Chex Mix" an EP featuring beats from Chelsea, Massachusetts native EvillDewer which boasts vintage gaming knowledge and casts a vivid, childlike nostalgia. In a world full of decade-long underground hip-hop careers that may or may not produce much fruit, it has been a satisfying venture for her thus far. Put in her own words: “I came to get down.”
Hech started rapping in late 2013, and has been running with the pen ever since. While most of her influences come from the past (we’re talking 90’s boom-bap, take your pick of who but maybe start with Phife) she thoroughly enjoys some of the new sounds coming out of upstate NY at this time, along with the locals in her own region.
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