Rawkus Records Group The Procussions Disbands

posted January 24, 2008 12:31:16 PM CST | 10 comments

After nearly a decade of touring and extensive single and album releases, Los Angeles-by-way-of Colorado outfit The Procussions has reportedly broken up. Members Mr. J.Medeiros, Stro and Rez announced by way of a Myspace post and OkayPlayer forum announcement that the trio had disbanded to pursue a solo career.

After a string twelve-inch singles throughout the top of the decade, the group most notably was one of the first artists to reappear with Rawkus Records in 2006 with their release of 5 Sparrows For Two Cents, which included an appearance from Talib Kweli.

Mr. J.Medeiros wrote, "At the risk of sounding arrogant, i do believe The Procussions were under- appreciated by our peers and the general Hip Hop public, in the very broad sense." With solo albums in tow, following last year's Of Gods and Girls [click here for review], this is not the last music to be made from the gang, though likely so as a unit.

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