Written By: Chris Minto, Tyler Brown and Ethos
A fire is burning in Chicago in the shape of the backyard band next door: Thy Neighbors.
A 5-man musical collective from Chicago’s North and West side neighborhoods, and roots stemming from the hot bed of musical activity housed in the selective enrollment Chicago Public School System. They joined forces last year and over the past 6 months have created an anarchist manifesto communicated through the scope of growing up disenfranchised in the inner city.
Charlie on rhythm guitar and vocals, Ramon on bass, Speedy on lead guitar, Dante on drums, and Ethos on lead vocal all come together to express their experience growing up in Chicago and perspective as leaders of the budding counter culture. Their debut project comes with a visual promo trailer that captures the mood of the hip-hop punk fusion band. Which you can stream below:
Societal trends and structural influences of socialization act as the backdrop for their first musical endeavor. Part Won is a declaration that creation and sharing ideals in the convoluted reality of the modern world is Victory. Without further a due, take a listen to "Part Won":