Itâ€™s not easy being a rapper from Wisconsin. Just ask 23-year-old hip-hop lifer Juiceboxxx. Music journalists and bloggers have spent years trying to pin down the Milwaukee wordsmithâ€™s ecstatic dance rap with one pigeonholing term after another. Nerdcore. Hipster rap. Back in 2007,Â the Phoenixâ€™s own blogÂ dubbed Juiceboxxx (who will drop by Good Life for a free show Sunday) a â€œretard disco-style geek-rap phenomenon.â€
A piece I did on Milwaukee rapper Juiceboxxx.