An EP, Shareholders Report Vol. 1, brought these songs to merch tables and the Internet. Shortly after this release, new songs popped up online, with concepts floating high in the rafters: the importance of putting deceased friends on your guest list; the possibility of accidental impregnation via floating semen in a hot tub; the joys of Zebra Cakes; the tenuous connection between fellatio and the Vietnam War. These ideas and others cohere danceably on the latest recording, Shareholders R.E.P.O.R.T.
Vol. 1 Part 2: Orphan Acronym, a mixtape. The title – an orphan acronym is one whose letters don’t stand for anything – speaks to LIONSHARE’s playful subversion of hip-hop’s eccentricities and contradictions. The sound follows the group as they flirt shamelessly with dubstep and other genres of electronic music, but there’s still a sense that they’ll return to rap and beats at the end of the night, with sheepish grins and flowers.
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