In true sophomoric, Beastie Guys fashion, rapper Luke Sick (Luke Oakson) and maker Vrse Murphy (Patrick Murphy) of indie rap duo Sacred Hoop dig through personal and surreal anecdotes of medicines, sex, ladies, and the rest in between having a throwback hip-hop flavor. Aided with a solid of typical suspects — specifically scratch professionals DJ Mission and DJ Natural B furthermore to MCs Z-Man (of 1 Stop Radius) and Eddie K. — Sacred Hoop continues to be recording material because the middle-’90s via their impartial Miasmatic Recordings label. You start with their eight-track launch Retired (1998), both built a go for, underground pursuing in the Bay Region, particularly of their Palo Alto, CA, stomping floor. Luke Ill widened that group of fans when he helped discovered the rap-rock music group Brougham. Sacred Hoop’s 2001 work Sleepover and 2006’s Proceed Hogwild received even more appropriate distribution, which helped garner the second option recording some high praises, though primarily from small-time music magazines and Web sites.