Outasight & The Ready Set
Don't miss Outasight & The Ready Set when their co-headlining tour hits In The Venue February 27th!
is the alias of Richard Andrew, a rapper and singer who hails from Yonkers, New York and combines rap, R&B, and rock with occasional crossover appeal. He promoted himself via a series of gigs -- small-scale gigs as well as festival appearances -- along with mixtapes, beginning with 2007's . 2009's was first issued as a 14-track mixtape, then knocked down to a six-track EP for wider circulation through the Warner-distributed Asylum. After a couple more mixtapes, made his official major-label debut with the 2011 single "Tonight Is the Night" -- a disco-funk party anthem with a pop sheen -- as the prelude to a proper album planned for 2012. His debut, Nights Like These, appeared in late Novemeber of that year. - All Music Guide
About The Ready Set:
Starting in 2007, Indiana teenager began retreating to his parent’s basement to record songs that straddled the border between melodic emo-pop and bubbly electronica. Although he adopted a name for the project -- -- took a solo approach to the songs, which he recorded and performed entirely by himself. Within two years, he’d landed a contract with Decaydance Records, who paired him up with a number of veteran emo producers (including , , and ) to record a debut album. The result was , which appeared in 2010. For the 2011 EP , teamed up with producer and the occasional songwriting partner, including . - All Music Guide