Tristan Jacob Mccormick aka PHONETIC is an artist from Santa Cruz, CA who started using music back in 1999 as a therapy and coping skill for mental illness. Using real social issues as influences, Tristian’s music is a lot different than most. Through his music, he has been able to share with people his struggles. He motivation is to give people an insight on mental illness through HipHop.
Stream his music here via Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/f-eye-ter-n-sevin
FB: Tristan Jacob Mccormick
FB Bandpage: Phonetic