The 25-year old rapper and singer London O’Connor is originally from suburban California, but he’s based here in New York now. You can call him if you want – he gives out his phone number on Twitter. His debut album, Circle Triangle, is full of songs that blend hip hop and synth pop; many double as stories. Rapper and singer London O’Connor plays tonight in Brooklyn, at Rough Trade.
This song, "Oatmeal," is about trying to avoid becoming a couch potato like his TV-watching uncle: