Join Riverfront Times Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Class is In Session: Nite Owl, James Christos and DJ Sno Debut Academy Hill Tonight @ Cicero's

Posted By on Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at 11:55 AM

click to enlarge DJ Sno and Nite Owl are two-thirds of Academy Hill. - IMAGE VIA
  • Image via
  • DJ Sno and Nite Owl are two-thirds of Academy Hill.
"What do I have to do to get some shine in the RFT?" That's a question local rappers ask all the time. The answer is simple: make good (preferably great) music, pass along the CD or MP3 and send a reminder when you have an event coming up.

Nobody is better at those three things than Nite Owl. The dude is relentless when it comes to pushing his music. He stopped by RFT global headquarters on Delmar twice in the past two weeks to talk about his show tonight and drop off a copy of his new project, a collaboration with fellow emcee James Christos and DJ Sno called Academy Hill.

The album is called Jewelry. Impression after just one listen: dope production with some old-school DJ scratchin' from the veteran Sno and a slick De La Soul vibe, with Nite Owl and Christos going back and forth on the verses.

Hear the single "What's Going On" and get info on their gig at Cicero's after the jump...
AHFLYER2_500.JPG.jpeg

Tags: ,

Riverfront Times works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of St. Louis and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep St. Louis' true free press free.

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 23, 2020

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In St. Louis

© 2020 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation