Contributed by AdamBernard:
When an artist is named to a magazine’s list of artists to watch it usually garners them some hype. This was exactly the case for Substance Abuse when they were named to URB magazine’s Next 100 list last year. The duo of Subz and Eso Tre (left to right) were suddenly inundated with calls and questions. Subz notes “people hit us up everyday wondering when our album’s coming out.” Like most so-called overnight successes, however, the journey that led to the release of their first major album, Overproof, was long and spread out over many many nights. Check out the interview here.