"…I’ve always thought about doing that, going somewhere else, like OK, if I do what I do here, say in Chicago or New York or in L.A., and yeah I’d have a lot more recognition but the problem is that’s not where I’m at. I’m here," he said, the ball on the top of his knit hat bouncing violently as he shakes his hand. "And to do that, I’ve got to go rebuild and lose a lot of my resources that I already have in play. It’s kind of a catch-22 you know?"
He pauses, looking up to the ceiling.
"That’s when it should’ve happened, like 21-ish. I went to Madison. I should’ve thrown myself to the wolves in New York or L.A. That’s what I should’ve done. Milwaukee was always going to be here."
It’s the biggest question a Milwaukee emcee faces when he examines his catalog, evaluates resume and measures his bank account. Stay? Or go..?