Ty Mencio


Born Ty Mencio in Waterbury, CT to Italian American parents, Freeze made his debut to the world with the 2007 national release Red SNoW with Detroit based rap label Long Range Distribution. The album to date is considered to be a classic in the sub genre of hip-hop, known as "Horrorcore". Freeze released numerous other projects and E.P's over the next decade independently, on his own imprint, Mercy Counts Records. I'm 2019 he revamped his musical styles and image and began work on a more rock,metal and rap influenced project called "Strange Brew" set for release October 13th 2019.





What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is like air. It gives me life. It's also one of the only true things in life that can express your deepest emotions in the purest form.

What is your music dream?

To continue growing my audience of MARTIANS around the world and truly find the people of earth who think and feel similar to the way do.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Bashing the face of every person or politician that has contributed to the oppression of their fellow man.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Metallica - Enter Sandman

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Public Enemy, Rage Against The Machine,Atmosphere,The Doors,Nirvana,Nas, Insane Clown Posse, Tech N9ne

What inspires you to make music?

The raw passion I have in my spirit to create words and music together. Mostly the place that it comes from. That far away place in the corners of our minds that most will never see and the impossible is always lurking. Dangerous like fire.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

That anything and everything is possible. That even that as humans we are all different but in so many ways we are all the same. If you think about it bluntly..We are the only one's in this universe that poses,think and feel at this level of intelligence...Or are we?

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

A raw energy better than any drug or activity up can imagine. There is nothing more beautiful or soul pleasing than having an audience entertained by your expression.