Chicago News

Listen to M. Stacks’ Guest Mix from ‘The Drive on Shade 45’

As you’ve surely heard by now, FSD has taken our talents to SiriusXM Radio, more specifically Shade 45, for The Drive On Shade 45 a.k.a. #TheDriveSXM. That’s right — FSD has invaded the airwaves for a new weekly show on Eminem’s Shade 45 station, featuring the best music from the Midwest airing every Sunday from 11pm-1am CST.

Sunday night’s episode featured a fresh mix from @someguynamedty and a special guest set from Boldy James’ official DJ M. Stacks who came through with a dope mix featuring many of the 313 and the Midwest’s finest . Missed it? Shame on you. No need to worry though, because you can listen to the mix here on FSD right now.

Listen to the mix below, and be sure to tune into The Drive on Shade 45 each and every Sunday night at 11pm CST. See you next Sunday for the next episode.

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New Project: Sterling Hayes – Antidepressant

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It’s been a long time coming. Heck, it might’ve been a few years in the making. But today is the day, and the world can finally rejoice: Sterling Hayes’ Antidepressant is finally here. The album is 20 tracks deep (GOOD GOLLY!), and includes appearances from his SaveMoney family member Joey Purp, as well as future phenom Knox Fortune.

It’s a look into the chemically imbalanced mind of one of Chicago’s rising stars. And it’s a wild ride. You might want to take something to take off the edge. Pop one, pop two or pop an entire bottle below. The Doc recommends it.

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Chicago Features News

FSD Feature: Rockie Fresh / The Fake Shore Drive Interview


Interview and video by Holiday Kirk (@HolidayKirk)

Does Rockie Fresh believe in fate? Though I did not ask the question directly, I’m left wondering this in the wake of our time together. When I met Rockie in the green room of Lincoln Hall, he possessed the preternatural calm of someone who knows his future is already written for him. As weed smoke curled and washed away in the air conditioned room he described stunning, one in a million events in his life with the same tone and cadence you might use to describe the Pop Tart you ate this morning.

Meeting Rick Ross and P. Diddy on the same weekend, buying out Best Buy with Ed Sheeran, receiving a Chris Brown hook through email — Rockie Fresh described it all in a calm, measured tone of voice that only occasionally rose above normal tones, and in more candid moments let a warm grin creep through his face. In our time together, Rockie brought me up to speed on his life, career, and the random speed he seems to be traveling through both.

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Sulaiman – Evident


Produced by Doc Da Mindbenda

You know what’s evident? Other than the song, of course? That Suli can do what he wants. He can take some time off, come back and drop 60 whenever he feels like it. That’s evident, and we have evidence.

The proof is in this new release, “Evident,” produced by Chicago wizard Doc Da Mindbenda. It’s below. It’s smokey, it’s jazzy and it feels good. The vibes right, and the time’s right for you to check it out right now. Do that below.

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