I am WOLM, I was born in Williamsburg (Brooklyn, NYC) and I work in an investment Bank in Manhattan, wearing a suit and bringing home thousands of dollars everyday but I can’t wait to take off the tie, change clothes and breathe the night air at the same time. I love my job but for me getting off work is like getting out of jail.
Every fucking night I feel the need to free the hidden part of me by listening the right sound, in the right place, with the right people. I never say no when I am asked to drink tequila in the best nightlife clubs in Williamsburg, where Hip Hop beats make me go back to my roots that are completely the opposite of what I do to make a living.
Every time I get closer to the clubs I start to freak out because the only thing I need in those moments is the drumbeat flowing through my veins. It doesn’t matter if the morning after I have an important business meeting, I just want to feel good, get on with my life and rapping aloud with my friends.
What I have become will never take over who I really am, after all. This is me, this is WOLM. Call it whatever you want, like a feeling, a mood or a lifestyle. For me, it is an approach to life that can be described as: