"Underground hip-hop tastemaker isn’t what you’d peg Roger Gengo as if you saw him. His gangly frame, shoulder-length red hair, and baggy pants read more like a skater than a hip-hop blogger and promoter. Hip-hop fans may not even recognize Roger’s face, but they’ve probably visited his site before, The Masked Gorilla. If they live in L.A., they may have also been to his UNMASKED hip-hop showcases, where he’s put his rent on the line to host everyone from Lil Peep to Vince Staples to Lil B..." CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON MASKED RECORDS 
News | November 14, 2017
Introducing Masked Records

 

“Underground hip-hop tastemaker isn’t what you’d peg Roger Gengo as if you saw him. His gangly frame, shoulder-length red hair, and baggy pants read more like a skater than a hip-hop blogger and promoter. Hip-hop fans may not even recognize Roger’s face, but they’ve probably visited his site before, The Masked Gorilla. If they live in L.A., they may have also been to his UNMASKED hip-hop showcases, where he’s put his rent on the line to host everyone from Lil Peep to Vince Staples to Lil B…”

 

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON MASKED RECORDS

 


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