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Andy Answers “Uncomfortable” Questions About His Deaf Sister and His Post-Reach Plans


Sketch the Journalist recently caught up with rapper Andy Mineo before the third night of his “Uncomfortable Tour.” (Check out his photo and text recap on his Houston Chronicle blog.)

The duo recorded a near-20-minute conversation that covered a wide range of topics including his relationship with his deaf sister, the value of becoming uncomfortable, and his post-Reach Records plans.

Here’s the minute-by-minute breakdown of what Andy talks about:

01:00 – His decision to make “Hear My Heart” a lead single
01:20 – How he presented the song to his sister
02:36 – The meaning behind “David’s Roof”
04:18 – His advice on how to get uncomfortable
06:05 – How his collaboration with Mac Powell came about
07:11 –  Corey Red the “Ghost”
09:24 – Is “Vendetta” a sneak diss?
10:42 – His thoughts on post-Reach Records plans
12:12 – What Miner League is about
13:20 – What to expect on the “Uncomfortable Tour”

Interview By Sketch the Journalist
Footage Shot & Edited By Mitch Eckhardt of Refuge Media

Recorded October 3, 2015 at Grace Community Church in Houston, Texas.

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Sketch the Journalist is a freelance hiphop writer living in the thriving country metropolis of Cut-N-Shoot, Texas. Down with gospel rap since Stephen Wiley’s “Bible Break” in 1986, he has chewed, reviewed, and interviewed most of Christian hiphop’s major players. Sketch holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Sam Houston State University and was once an intern at the New York Times Houston Bureau. You can follow Sketch on Twitter @Sketchthej or log-on to

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