“Past Times & Hard Liquor” is an eight track EP by Maryland Emcee M. J. Withers. The EP explores topics of defiance, doubt, confidence, partying and storytelling. All tracks are composed and arranged by M. J. Withers, showcasing his ability to put sounds together effectively. Guest appearances on the EP are by fellow Maryland rapper ceeMAJOR and songstress Jasmine. Production on the EP is handled by Maryland producers Xiom and Keishh, as well as M. J. Withers.