Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Vaygez Blakk speaks about latest project “Bar Queen” and more

The rise of the female MC in the past few years is a very real thing. Seemingly by the month these days there are more young ladies making their imprint in hip-hop than ever before. Personally I love to see it. Diversity is needed in music in general but even more so in the male… Continue reading First Day Feature: Vaygez Blakk speaks about latest project “Bar Queen” and more

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

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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

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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”

Interviews

Jesse “Punch” Edwards Talks Marketing For 740 Project 

It's no secret if you've been following music industry trends that marketing company 740 Project has been behind this. Today, we speak with the founder of this company, Jesse "Punch" Edwards to discuss marketing, trends and how to sustain in general in this ever so changing music industry. Q: What has been your company's success… Continue reading Jesse “Punch” Edwards Talks Marketing For 740 Project 

Interviews

Nowhere Nation Chats Debut Album, Releases Next Single “Rubaiyat (Sky on Fire)”

If you're looking for new music that offers catchy hooks, mesmerizing instrumentals and an invigorating story line, you will love Nowhere Nation's newly released debut album Omicron. Created by Arthur Blume and produced by Doug Rockwell (5 Seconds of Summer, Sleeping with Sirens), each track from Omicron threads together a rich concept, architected like an adrenaline-pumping mini-movie, across the… Continue reading Nowhere Nation Chats Debut Album, Releases Next Single “Rubaiyat (Sky on Fire)”

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

Features, Interviews

First Day Feature: Malcolm Morrow speaks about rebooting TheHoodHippie.com, the creativity of Jackson and more

We all have people that we look to as peers and inspirations in what we do. It's nearly impossible to go into a particular field and not find someone who just helps you sharpen your skill. Whether it be indirectly through competition, or making friends with said peer, it's just good to have that extra… Continue reading First Day Feature: Malcolm Morrow speaks about rebooting TheHoodHippie.com, the creativity of Jackson and more

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First Day Feature: Native talks new name change, inspirations, PRE-SZN EP and more

Passion is a must in music for me as an avid fan and listener. Not passion in the sense of love specifically but more so as an overall inspiration. If your music doesn't have any passion to it most efforts will simply come off as forced and a cookie cutter duplicate of something we've likely… Continue reading First Day Feature: Native talks new name change, inspirations, PRE-SZN EP and more

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First Day Feature: Big Zay Mack talks “Country Rap Tunes” EP, his creation process and MSPHiT Entertainment

Want to know something that's been a part of rap culture since the literal beginning of it? Cars and the desire to shine in them. A lot of oldheads in the culture would have you believe Hip-Hop has more recently become materialistic but that simply is not the case. If you track back to what's… Continue reading First Day Feature: Big Zay Mack talks “Country Rap Tunes” EP, his creation process and MSPHiT Entertainment