Guante & Big Cats performs in The Current studios

Guante & The Big Cats - The Damp Foggy Midnight (Live on The Local Show) (MPR Video)
  1. Listen Guante performs live in The Current studios

    Feb 8, 2010

Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Kyle "Guante" has been making noise in the Minneapolis hip-hop and spoken word scenes for the past few years. Guante is a performer, slam poetry workshop facilitator and spoken word champion, and recently put out a new record with his band Guante & Big Cats.

Man-made disasters, love, zombies and super heroes are all themes on the latest release from Guante & Big Cats, "An Unwelcome Guest." The album was released in January of this year and features Haley Bonar, Prolyphic and Big Quarters, Chastity Brown and Eric Blair.

Guante & Big Cats stopped by The Current studios for a performance on The Local Show.

Songs performed: "Red States," "Dragons," "Welcome to the Border," "The Damp" and "Foggy Midnight" (Web Exclusive).