https://vimeo.com/119183322 https://vimeo.com/119014579 Michael Nhat – “Onslaught” Dear Dearists,Today I am excited to announce the recording of “Onslaught”. A 13 track album written and produced by myself. I have had the artwork, title, and sound I knew I wanted since 2007, but it’s taken me 7 years to make this happen. It was worth the wait. LetContinue reading “Onslaught”


Diacritics Vietnamese Artists Interview by Jade Hidle In a track titled “Burn Out Your Eyes” on Swimming to Cambodia, Nhat shares—interestingly, via the voice of a guest female singer—the story of his journey from Việt Nam to the United States:  “Michael Nhat, originally named Van, was born on November 12th, 1974 in a village outside ofContinue reading “DIACRITICS VIETNAMESE ARTISTS INTERVIEW”

The Interview on Acid (literally)

by Isaac Takeuchi I’ve had the pleasure of knowing the inimitable Michael Nhat for a good four years now, and he’s certainly one of the most prolific and unique artists in Los Angeles. Once called “the Ariel Pink of Los Angeles hip hop,” Nhat’s sound has a breadth equal to its innovation. He has seven albums recorded, theContinue reading “The Interview on Acid (literally)”


SODA POP CULTURE INTERVIEWS MICHAEL NHAT SPC: First of all , why did you start playing music ?.. MN: I WANTED A GIRLFRIEND SPC: Any bands / artists you listen to get inspired ? MN: YES, MY BEATS AFTER I MAKE THEM SPC: How would you label yourself in the music world ? MN: ROCKContinue reading “SODAPOP CULTURE INTERVIEWS MICHAEL NHAT”

LA RECORD Interviews me for “I LOVE BREAD” Mixtape

Rapper Michael Nhat’s new self-titled album releases Tuesday, Oct. 27, on How To Be A Microwave and his record release show is this Saturday at the House of Vermont. He presents L.A. RECORD with a mixtape—which he titled I Love Bread—and a story to go with every song. Mozart “Fantasy In F Minor” One ofContinue reading “LA RECORD Interviews me for “I LOVE BREAD” Mixtape”