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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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, EXPOSÉ

Meet Jeremy Thomas – the artist who is redefining versatility

Jeremy Thomas, the 21 year old painter from Maywood, Illinois, is not your typical artist. From barely having anything — including a sketchpad, to playing college basketball, Jeremy has experienced much to get to where he is today. After posting some of his work on the internet, he has received praise for his art style […]

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ART

Donnell Jackson Talks “Balance”

Kansas City artist Donnell Jackson premiers his new track “Balance” expressing how “crazy, crazy, crazy” this mysterious girl makes him. With his unique flow and  exquisite sound Donnell has had many hits in the past. The artist has been making waves since he was 14 years old, and he is constantly growing and progressing as an […]

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ART

Rory Fresco Links Up With G-Eazy On Lowkey Remix

Local Kansas City native Rory Fresco has bursted onto the scene within the past year because of his hard hitting beats and ability to portray stories like others wish they could. Within the past year, Rory has dropped a highly acclaimed mixtape and signed a deal with Epic Records, many credit these accomplishments to his […]

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ART

Drexon Fargo drops new single – Sorry

Exhilarating artist hailing from Maryland, Drexon Fargo, has dropped a new hard hitting track titled, “Sorry”. The song is vigorous and full of emotion as he expresses his apologetic affirmation accompanied by an experimental beat. It sounds similar to a Travis Scott production, yet innovative and tonic, which makes you want to rage and vibe […]

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ART, THINK & LEARN

The pressure on the mind and black art

Almost 2 weeks ago, Kanye West entered a psychiatric facility due to an episode of psychosis fueled by severe exhaustion and overworking. This eventually led him to cancel the remainder of his massive Saint Pablo Tour and be treated in a Los Angeles facility. This is coming only months after Kanye’s influential protege Kid Cudi entered a rehabilitation facility […]

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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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Dettsa shows us a “Heavy Heart” in New Visual

Kansas City rapper Dettsa drops a very unique and intricate visual for his new single “Heavy Heart”. The video was directed by Steez 816 and produced by El Jason. Describing a very emotional and rough break up Dettsa talks about his “Heavy Heart” and how he want doesn’t want to see his girl with anybody […]

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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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