Street: Sum up your band in an offensive quote.
Zach: We're explosive like Iran.
Street: Why should anyone in his right mind come see Leviathan perform?
Zach: I prefer they come not in their right minds.
Ben: When was the last time someone heard a Leviathan?
As an angst-addled adolescent, my favorite Nirvana song was "Oh, Me" from the MTV Unplugged record. When I eventually replaced cassette with CD, I discovered in the liner notes that "Oh, Me" and two other tracks were in fact Meat Puppets covers.
Throughout hip hop's three decade plus history, no true superstar has emerged from Philly. Emcee after Philly emcee has seen fleeting success, but problems (usually legal) stopped any true movement from occurring (see Beanie Sigel's State Property camp).
So, the answer might have to come in the form of a producer.