MP3: Hieroglyphics – Reputation


Bay-Area super group Hieroglyphics are back in a big way, releasing a new song “Reputation” in conjunction with a series of paintings inspired by the group from When Art Imitates Life (W.A.I.L.) – Hiero served as the guiding creative force behind the Hieroglyphics Legacy and Monument Series paintings. From music to art to clothing collaborations, and more, the legendary Hiero crew has certainly earned quite a “Reputation,” and the aptly named song celebrates the Hiero legacy. This no-frills track is all about the flow; synthy guitar riffs and bare bones beats leave the listener free to focus on the killer verses – these seasoned veterans need no embellishment. “Sorry that we kept you waiting… sort of like a test of patience/had to come up with the best arrangement,” A-Plus tells fans, who definitely won’t hold the group’s absence against them with a new track out and their upcoming West Coast tour to look forward to.


In the coming weeks, Hiero will be embarking on a six-date West Coast tour, presented by Marvel’s Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

The Dates:

Friday Jan 21st – San Diego, CA, Soundwave (21+)

Saturday Jan 22nd – Flagstaff, AZ, The Green Room (21+)

Sunday Jan 23rd – Los Angeles, CA, Key Club (18+)

Friday Jan 28th – Santa Clara, CA, Avalon (all ages)

Saturday Jan 29th – Petaluma, CA, The Phoenix (all ages)

Sunday Jan 30th – Modesto, CA, Fat Cat (21+)