Local hip-hop collective More Than Lights are doing things differently from crews that came before them in the Twin Cities. They're leaving the egos out of the music and bringing back instrumentation and melody in a way that's uplifting yet smart. And Minneapolis and St. Paul aren't the only cities to notice: MTV recently featured the band's music on The Real World New Orleans.
Zach Combs of More Than Lights
More Than Lights member Zach Combs, also known to locals as Kanser's front man, posted the news on his Facebook page this afternoon, prompting a flurry of "likes" and comments.