About Agustus thElefant
santa cruz, CA
It was said once that..."If Hip Hop is dead, Agustus thElefant is the resucitating breath that will help bring it back to life.."
In the midst of a culture lacking its dexterity Agustus is last of a dying breed of emcces that isn't afraid to sound different. Augustus is a true-to-heart artist, with a Justluv provided beat the two steer your attention to a stop and go flow emcee perfect executed delivery.
He recently finished the sound score for 2009's most anticipated video game "Afro Samurai" along side the RZA of Wu-Tang Clan. Together they adapted a traverse masterpiece of musical creation and it shows as the game is packed with a perfectly orchestrated ambiance to catapult the gamer into the full experience of such inovative sound and action. With these things combined it leaves the gamer a need to play the game to hear the music, and to captivate the gaming audience and uplift his or her attention and involvement.
Gus has recently relocated to Santa Cruz and with him brought a counterpart to the local scene. With evident talent, a strong family and crew behind him, and a genuine love for what he does he is set apart from most every artist.