ART, ARTISTS, BRANDS, DESIGNERS, EDITORIALS, FASHION, MODELS

MOYSILK, a new name in fashion

photos taken from instagram @moysilk Meet MOYSILK. Or, as his family and friends know him as, 18 year-old designer Marcus Murphy. The young artist who hails from Washington, D.C., is one of the East Coast’s most prominent creative gems. If you have DMV connections on social media, it’s likely you’ve come across his Instagram page or […]

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EDITORIALS, MUSIC, REVIEW

King Krule’s The OOZ is a Genre-Blurring Masterpiece

In October, British singer/songwriter Archy Marshall released his second full album as King Krule. Marshall’s latest work builds on the unique, genre-bending sounds of 2013’s 6 Feet Beneath the Moon, and 2015’s A New Place to Drown (released under his own name). The OOZ, Marshall’s new album is a captivating and dark blend of trip-hop, […]

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EDITORIALS, MUSIC

Song of the week: Now by Suigeneris & Lil Skies

Suigeneris and Lil Skies just collaborated on their new single Now produced by Cito on the beat. From this tracks catchy and smooth hook to each rappers verse that shows their ability over any beat, everything comes together perfectly to create a song that seems set to be a hit. Suigeneris‘ hook on this song […]

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EDITORIALS, MUSIC

A not-so-brief history on the Ma$e vs. Cam’ron beef

Last Sunday, rappers Ma$e and Cam’ron took to Instagram to announce that they were still good and their recent beef and accompanying disses had been (apparently) just for sport. That night, however, Ma$e went on Funkmaster Flex’s Instagram and appeared to contradict that claim, alleging that he and Cam’ron were “not cool,” and that he […]

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EDITORIALS

YouTube Diss Tracks and the Rap Game

We’ve come a long way from the days of east coast – west coast rivalry; Tupac hurling witty bars at Biggie through and the latter lobbing back at equal nuance and full force. Diss tracks have since then evolved from the impassioned and spiteful back-and-forths between rappers over skills and copyright issues. Now they’ve essentially […]

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EDITORIALS, FILM

17 year old filmmaker, Muhammed Malik, opens up about the art of film, the impact of youth in the creative realm, and his latest project, “Godspeed”

As technology continues to grow by the second, and such things as cellular device cameras becoming “industry standard”, more and more people are now able to capture beautiful shots and create astonishing visuals with nothing but an iPhone and the right applications. However, what is not available at your local Apple Store or available on […]

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ARTISTS, EDITORIALS, MUSIC

CXS FRESHMAN LIST 2017

It’s that time of the year again; the infamous unveiling of XXL’s Freshman List. As expected, it has received an ample amount of mixed reviews and caused controversy across the music realm. Compared to previously released XXL Freshman Lists, 2017’s edition is contentious and debatable. Many people took to social media voicing their opinions as […]

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ART, ARTISTS, BRANDS, DESIGNERS, EDITORIALS, FILM, MUSIC, THE BEST OF..., THINK & LEARN

40 CREATIVES OF 2016

The world is constantly introduced to a variety of individuals that impact, influence, and innovate. Without them, we are incapable of experiencing different types of artistic expression. Designers, musicians, photographers, writers, etc. – they all inspire us with their work. This year, especially, was full of impressive creations from progressing, as well as famous, artists. […]

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ART, BRANDS, DESIGNERS, EDITORIALS, THINK & LEARN

Designer, Cam’Ron Evans, channels retro-futurism through UNIVERDGE

Among the multifarious types of self-proclaimed designers promoting and selling their hats and t-shirts over the internet, there are a promising few who create notable, eye-catching threads. One of the few includes Houston native, Cam’Ron Evans. He is a student at Texas Southern University who manages both his academics and creative enterprise, Univerdge. Evans created […]

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