Tagged: Roach Gigz


Roach Gigz Leads a Chill Tour of The Bay in “Groovy”

FADER PREMIERE Roach Gigz is back with “Groovy,” a new video from his latest mixtape Roachy Balboa 4 where the rapper explores his hippie side after the black and white eeriness of his last video … read more »

POSTED July 16, 2014 1:52PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Roach Gigz Creeps You Out in “Zombie”

Bay Area rapper Roach Gigz pairs sharp rap ability with a rich sense of humor across his Roachy Balboa mixtape series. “Zombie” is the first video from the fourth installment, and opens with Gigz rising … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2014 1:52PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Download Roach Gigz’ Roachy Balboa Round 3 Mixtape

Roach Gigz released his last Roachy Balboa mixtape in 2011, the same year we profiled him in the magazine, but thankfully for all fans of free raps with Bay bump, he has picked up the … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2013 2:53PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Video: Roach Gigz, “Vertigo”

East Bay rapper and 2011 GEN F subject Roach Gigz will release a new free album, Roachy Balboa III, on July 25th. Above, watch director David Camarena’s video for the predictably lithe first single, “Vertigo,” … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2013 1:49PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Roach Gigz f. Khan, “Ova”

Roach Gigz’ proper debut album Bugged Out just dropped, and it’s arguably his most well-rounded release since 2010′s Roachy Balboa mixtape. “Ova” is a record highlight, its spacey beat brought to earth by Gigz’ focused … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2012 5:19PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
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Roach Gigz and IamSu!, “Ain’t a Thing” MP3

Preeminent Bay Area rappers Roach Gigz and IamSu! have teamed up again for their latest single “Ain’t a Thing,” a laid-back track meant to brush aside bandwagon groupies and critics alike. Over breezy strings and … read more »

POSTED September 6, 2012 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Roach Gigz, “Going Off”

Roach Gigz‘ Yodelay Beatz-produced “Going Off” rides a distinctive, klaxon alarm-driven beat, but it’s Roach’s performance that defines the song. Its title is appropriate; Roach raps in his usual chaotic, style, but there’s a sense … read more »

POSTED July 12, 2012 3:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

B-Luv and Husalah f. Roach Gigz, “Reppin 4 Da Cuddie” MP3

With the release of new albums by E-40, DB Tha General and the NhT Boyz, it’s been a big week for Bay Area rap. But perhaps the most exciting bit to emerge from the scene … read more »

POSTED March 30, 2012 6:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Roach Gigz, “Wasabi”

Even before you hear Roach Gigz say, Imma do it for home/ Imma do it for Dre, it’s certain “Wasabi” is a tribute to Bay Area legend and “Thizzle Dance” originator Mac Dre. The only … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2012 6:25PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Roach Gigz, “Big Fat Beat”

At the beginning of this video Roach Gigz walks into an office in a sweater and glasses and raps I got an ill shape/ and fuck being fly, I’m gonna dress like Bill Gates/ he … read more »

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