Spek is a Cork based rapper and beat maker working on the doomy side of hip hop.
He has performed at multiple festivals on the Irish circuit and warmed up for the international heavyweights such as Danny Brown, Immortal Technique and Shabazz Palaces. Alongside his own releases are collaborations with This Side Up and Naive Ted. The next ep (produced by acclaimed Clare beatsmith Mankyy) drops later this summer.
‘A poet with no fear when it comes to pushing boundaries and mixing genres, and that’s what makes his sound so unique.’ – BBC Across the Line
‘One of Ireland’s most honest, intelligent and forthright lyricists.’ – The Thin Air
‘Clever no bullshit rapping.’ – Rabble
‘Represents prolifically for the underground.’ – Nailler9/Stevie G
‘One of Irish hip-hops cornerstones.’ – Broadsheet