ART

YTK delivers impressive debut album “Jimmymac”

YTK is one of Baltimore’s many on the rise artists successfully putting himself on the music industry map. After releasing singles such as “Two Shoes”, “Bodiless” and “Candace” his debut album Jimmymac has finally surfaced. Jimmymac is a compilation of relatable, thought provoking scenarios paired up with oh-so smoothly produced beats, skillfully crafted lyrics and comical […]

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ART, ARTISTS, DESIGNERS, THINK & LEARN

Getting to know NYC based artistic collective “The Creatrix Haus”

Passionate and insightful with talent ranging from writing to pretty much everything out there briefly captures the empowering essence of “The Creatrix Haus”. The collective is composed of artistically as well as intellectually equipped individuals hailing from the inner boroughs of the bustling New York City. The group expresses themselves through nearly every medium of […]

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ART

Holiday releases colorful second collection 

Nick Lenzini, the owner and founder of streetwear clothing and accessories brand, Holiday — which was formerly known as Staybroke — just released his second Holiday collection on the 4th of July. After the successful release of his Easter collection, which was his first under the name Holiday, Nick is back with an even bigger collection that consists […]

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ART, FILM, MUSIC

YTK drops visual for “Bodiless”

The DMV area is steadily thriving in the aspect of art. Baltimore native and artist apart of creative collective Arvada, YTK, delivered his subtle yet visually pleasing video for his song “Bodiless”, cleverly entitled as such correlating to the statement in the description box, “I think I’m bodiless, because I’ll always be ahead”. The artist […]

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ART, MUSIC

Let’s Talk About SZA’s Album “CTRL”

Not long ago SZA was just the dreamy alternative sole female artist apart of the mainly male comprised record label T.D.E, creating intriguingly metaphorical and ethereal music discussing euphoria, nostalgia, and intimacy. At the time, not many people recognized the talented artistry she delivered just because her sound was too complex for the majority to […]

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ART, REVIEW

Novice Magazine’s diverse and insightful series “Cause and Effect”

Novice Magazine has introduced a new segment under their belt known as “Cause and Effect”. The new development is “an experimental series with a little bit of everything”. The pilot feeds viewers with exclusive backstage interviews with artists, hype concert footage, insight from people on the streets about controversial issues, cooking, reviews and more. It’s […]

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ART

SENSE, “INTO THE FLAMES” Spring/Summer 17 lookbook

DC based clothing brand and creative collective SENSE has released the latest lookbook for their new drop for Spring/Summer 17 entitled Into the Flames. Shot by and directed by 17 year old Northern Virginia natives, Ryan Henry with additional direction from Lukar Hernandez, the lookbook features a dark film aesthetic and four fresh-faced models. View […]

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ART, FASHION, FEATURES, FILM, MUSIC

Kevin Abstract, the Suburban Superhero

Kevin Abstract, the 20 year old artist from Corpus Christi, Texas, is what culture needs today. From his fearless acts of being true to himself to talking about the current social issues of the world in his song Miserable America, Kevin is one artist most kids should look up to. Abstract’s first project, MTV1987, was just a peek into the vivid mind of […]

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ART, FEATURES, MUSIC

Killer Bee’s sonic innovation – a refreshing approach to the production of hip hop music

Independent hip hop producer Killer Bee executes a diverse assortment of ear-rousing vibes with his cleverly produced instrumentals, accommodated by clips from various sources that seem to flawlessly stitch the music together. The New York native has produced for many on-the-rise artists like Lonny X, dylAn, JuegoTheNinety, Krewe of 77, Hassan El Hobo, Justah Phase, […]

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ART, ARTISTS, FEATURES, MUSIC

In the studio with A’Sean and J-Tone

Recently the KCMO underground rap scene has been booming with up and coming talent everywhere. I was able to work with 825 Studios‘s own Sam Kulikov to get a chance to sit down with artists A’sean and J-Tone in the studio to talk about their recently dropped project called Take This Ride. The project consists of eight tracks with only one […]

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