Blending story-telling, loss, and triumph, Seattle-rapper Ryan Caraveo is an artist all about the message of his work. With a range of eclectic instrumentals, concepts, and crisp flow, Caraveo, a cross-between Drake and Linkin Park, has a bit of something for all his fans. His mixtape Swings was released December 2014 and is available on SoundCloud as well as iTunes. Celebrating the Happy Now EP release (July 1), Ryan Caraveo will be headlining the Crocodile in his hometown of Seattle. Make sure you don't sleep on this hidden gem.