Features, Reviews

Review: Quincy Jamal and Lester Sanchez make a formidable duo on “Wentworth”

I've always loved music's ability to turn tough circumstances into beautiful art. As a culture born largely in poverty, it's one of the reasons I ride so hard for hip-hop. To come from next to nothing and climb out of it in a way that not only allows you to take care of your family… Continue reading Review: Quincy Jamal and Lester Sanchez make a formidable duo on “Wentworth”

Features, Messages from the team

“Do The Knowledge”: My experience at Jackson Indie Music Week

You ever had a moment that kind of reminded you that you were on the right path? A push forward that just reinvigorates your hustle? As an entrepreneur and just a person in general we can often find ourselves doubting, wondering if your work is even worth it. I can be honest and say that… Continue reading “Do The Knowledge”: My experience at Jackson Indie Music Week

Features, Messages from the team

Remembering Kobe: 8 of my favorite bars mentioning the late great

It's been a few days now since the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, Gianna and everyone else who was aboard that helicopter that day. It still doesn't even feel real. Some people are just larger than life and Kobe was one of them. As a diehard Celtics fan til this day, Kobe was a player… Continue reading Remembering Kobe: 8 of my favorite bars mentioning the late great

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Roc Writah discusses his new music, Baltimore rap scene and more

I see a lot of artists come and go in the Baltimore scene, but I’m confident that Roc Writah will be a staple. The brains behind Writah’s Touch LLC, Roc is more than an artist; he’s a creative director and an entrepreneur. He has patience and vision seldom seen in his age range and is very… Continue reading First Day Feature: Roc Writah discusses his new music, Baltimore rap scene and more

Albums/Mixtapes, Features, Reviews

Review: Rackgang Vante reflects on life with “Thru The Rain” EP

One thing that is certain about life is that you'll go through some things if you keep living it. While some may appear to be better than others, no one truly has a life that is without challenges. What we do to overcome these challenges is a large part of what makes up our character.… Continue reading Review: Rackgang Vante reflects on life with “Thru The Rain” EP

Features, Videos

Premiere: Roc Writah drops off his “0315” visual

Baltimore's Roc Writah seamlessly blends his golden era hip-hop upbringing with more contemporary influences. Roc calls his latest single/music video "a statement on the dreams of an urban boy, wanting to experience the most highs of life with their loved ones"; he wanted the visual to be colorful and vibrant to "show the creations and bright world… Continue reading Premiere: Roc Writah drops off his “0315” visual

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Oliver Lee talks songwriting, his weekly music series and more

A native of Milwaukee who spent time in San Diego, Wisconsin’s Oliver Lee brings midwestern soul and west coast hip hop together seamlessly. A lifelong musician and a (literal) veteran who first picked up a guitar at 10 years old, Oliver’s passion for the craft is part of his being. He's currently in the midst of putting… Continue reading First Day Feature: Oliver Lee talks songwriting, his weekly music series and more

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Lashawn’s Way takes us into the inspiration behind “Reign”

Equipped with a style that is as uniquely southern is Lashawn's Way. The Tennessee born MC has built his fanbase as an indie artist by pushing out tracks that bring back that feeling of yesteryear that so many long for at times. Shades of 8Ball & MJG and the likes are flowing throughout the sound… Continue reading First Day Feature: Lashawn’s Way takes us into the inspiration behind “Reign”

Features, Videos

Madison Jay Gears UP for New Album with “Hot sh!t” Visual @themadisonjay

Just in time for the November 1st release of Madison’s new project ‘DIASTEMA’ Madison Jay announces it’s time to heat the 4th quarter up once again by unleashing the much anticipated music video for his single “Hot Shit”! Produced By New Jersey Legendary producer Clinton Place. If you can remember Madison dropped the single ‘Hot… Continue reading Madison Jay Gears UP for New Album with “Hot sh!t” Visual @themadisonjay

Features, Interviews, Singles

First Day Feature: Montshodaw chats about new single “Da Summer” and more

Montshodaw is an artist we came across in 2018 that really left his mark on us. His project "The Realms...Realm 1: Ima Rise" was a journey that featured strong storytelling and a combination of soundscapes unique to the artist. For someone newer to the scene it was a well polished idea that earned some fanship… Continue reading First Day Feature: Montshodaw chats about new single “Da Summer” and more