ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

PREMIERE: “Goodnight” by Sam The Man

Welcome to the last quarter of 2016. This has been a year full of growth for many artists of all mediums across the globe. One of these prominently growing artists is Northern Virginia’s own, artist and producer, Curfew Records head honcho, Sam The Man. Over the last year, Sam has been perfecting his craft, working in […]

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BRANDS, FASHION, FEATURES

This 16 year-old designer is prepared to make WAVES

Ah, the talented and creative youth. Meet high school junior, Tobi Odeyale. Born in Staten Island, he is a 16 year-old designer with a vision to bring the simplicity back to streetwear once again, all while keeping that unique and artistic touch to your wardrobe. To put the vision to work, Odeyale founded a small, up-and-coming brand, […]

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ART, THINK & LEARN

The (r)evolution of “Queer” in Contemporary Music

Following the release of Frank Ocean’s monumental new album, Blonde , the topic of sexuality cascaded through the internet. As a publicly non-heterosexual, black man in hip-hop, the reactions to his album reflected the state of the public view on the LGBTQ community within society. Although the album (accompanied by a zine, pop-up store, and […]

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ART

DEMODE PRE-FALL 2016 LOOKBOOK

It’s that time of the year again. Fall is steadily approaching, and Winter will be following it up right after. Fashion heads and hypebeasts will be at an all time high, and designers will be on the top of their game for the seasons to come. Falling into that category of designers is none other than […]

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ART, MUSIC

Black magic at the VMAs

This year’s VMAs was laced with surprises, chaos, and beautiful people…like most would expect. But we can all agree that this year was different from previous shows in the sense that it took much more value in artistry rather than commercialism. There was an overall deeper sense of creativity and diversity compared to last year’s […]

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ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

AyEl is putting things in “Motion”

Today, One of KCMO’s favorite artists AyEl had all of Kansas City in a hype for his latest single, “Motion”. In comparison to everything this young artist has released, “Motion” is definitely the standout track. We asked AyEl “what this track means to him and he had this to say: “The track, for me, was honestly confirmation […]

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ART

Dettsa and Bam Keith GO CRAZY

Just a few weeks ago, KCMO artist, Dettsa had us in a frenzy over his track “Obsessive”. Now, the young artist has returned with a new banger that speaks for itself. “Go Crazy”, a Bam Keith produced track, is a hard hitting track with a flow that packs one hell of a punch. Last night, Dettsa […]

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