Meet The Empire Project, a Hip-Hop/Metal/Electronic duo of life-long friends Kyle Wolf and Nico Araco. Hailing from Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, began making a name for themselves back in 2016 with their Alternative sound and breakout cuts, “Rumble” and “How to Steal Like An Artist”. Continuing to grow a buzz, Empire Project unveils a love-gripping new visual for their single, “I Tell Myself”.
A full-length production of love gone wrong. Kyle and Nico cast an emotionally driven crew of actors in Francis James, Alyssa Filanino, Matt Salvatore, Kyle Lima, James P. Long, Carlton Harris, and Damian Rucci to re-enact the song’s premise of the breaking point within a relationship and all the mayhem that ensues from beginning to end.
The Empire Project – I Tell Myself
“I Tell Myself” was produced by Empire Project alongside Brandon Castro and Joe DiPrima. In a press release, the duo tells the meaning behind the song and video with the following statement.
The Song is above resorting to alcohol to numb the pain after being left uncertain with where I stand in my relationship…
The duo is thriving organically on streaming services, as they have has already accumulated over a half-million streams on Spotify and climbing. They’ve developed a way to fuse powerful, driving, electronic instrumentals with hungry ambitious lyricism. Playing off one another, Nico brings the lyricism, while Kyle creates the instruments. For daily updates on Empire Project, follow the duo on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
To keep fans consistently devouring new content from the group, the duo release weekly blog of what they are up too on their YouTube Channel. They discuss music ideas, reports on new music, and behind-the-scenes stuff.
For more on The Empire Project, dive into their Soundcloud today for more new music.