Bay Area MC Jay Stone represents both Oakland and Richmond, CA with relentless lyrical rapid fire style. As one of the Bay Area’s prominent rising artists, Jay is heavily influenced by ‘60's and ‘70's Funk, Soul, and R&B as heard in his beat selection. Sampled live instrumentation and eclectic rhythmic patterns are often the foundation in the production of his music. Both his EP’s, Melodious Miscreant and 16th & Adeline, were well received fall of 2013. Jay's current project, Foreign Pedestrians, is a collaborative EP with producer Monster Rally and Oakland based vinyl record label, Gold Robot Records. It’s coined sound of tropicanna beats fused with Stones dark storytelling is a juxtaposition that works magic. Find a preview of Jay Stone’s new music on the scoring of 2016 Sundance film, Morris From America, starring Craig Robinson.