Atmosphere may self-deprecatingly label themselves “dad rap,” but this past friday night at the Wiltern, the legendary underground hip hop duo proved these dads still do it better than any of the young whippersnappers who have come after them.

Atmosphere’s monlolthic shadow looms large over the underground rap scene. The duo, consisting of producer Ant and vocalist Slug, have been releasing incredible records on a wide range of labels for years. Maintaining the quality they have over eight records and nearly a dozen EP’s is no small feat and with a minimal but still electric live show, they easily put to bed any pretenders to their thrown.