Native Flint, MI emcee Jon “The People’s Rapper” Connor drops the video “Epic.” Watch it above. The video was shot in downtown Flint at The Loft.
Hereâ€™s a first hand look at home studio beatmaking created by producer Hypoetical. The video captures some glimpses behind his own process for making music. The Akai MPC2500 serves as the central means of sound, alongside crates of records â€“ the quintessential form of hip-hop sample. You can hear the final results towards the end […]
Caricatures of your favorite pop icons, Stan Chow was born and raised in Manchester, England, where he currently resides. He began his career in 1997, mainly as a fashion illustrator and storyboard artist, and has become one of the most highly respected and established artists in the UK, working across a platform of media in […]
“Hem was born during his parents’ flight from Cambodia in the wake of the Khmer Rouge genocide. He grew up poised in the balance between two cultures â€” the gentle animistic society of his Khmer ancestors, and the dynamic urban arts of the tough Los Angeles neighborhood where his family eventually came to rest.” “Working […]
A very insightful articleÂ on the Obama Presidency thus far. While proud of his record, Obama has already begun thinking about what went wrong â€” and what he needs to do to change course for the next two years. He has spent what one aide called â€œa lot of time talking about Obama 2.0â€ with […]
Fashion Label to Watch: BK Circus. Theoriginalblackbox.com put me on to these cats,Â with their preppie inspired designs The Brooklyn CircusÂ is taking Blac Renaissance to another level. Honorable mention also goes to the Tastemakers at the Madbury Club
A warrior-assassin is forced to hide in a small town in the American Badlands after refusing a mission. more info here.
British Trip Hop-duo Massive Attack unveils the official visual for the title track of their limited-edition EP Atlas Air. Directed by famed multi-dimensional artist Edouard Salier, the video is a violent CGI-frenzy inspired by Salierâ€™s movie project Splitting The Atom. Check it out above. Source: Pitchfork
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