Editorial By C.R.A.S.H. Green
March 15, 2018
Saturday March 10, I had the good fortune of being able to attend the E.N.D. FR8 Project in Sacramento. I heard about the event while on a small island in Hawaii through a friend of mine who actually helped promote the event. Being a HipHop veteran from the south side of Chicago, I was eager to see what this event had to offer. Continue reading END FR8 Project Film Summary
Peace over Pancakes By Delana Lands Contributing Writer and D.B. Stearns Staff Writer & Author of Harmonic Wars The course of the election has brought many issues floating up to the top and lots of emotions. Fear and hate are the most prevalent of the emotions and they only serve to divide further the citizens of this great nation and what it stands for: Freedom. … Continue reading Peace Over Pancakes
Harriet Tubman on our Currency: Honor or Disgrace? By D.B. Stearns Contributing Writer Author of Harmonic Wars I read a fantastic article at “The Free Thought Project” concerning loosing Andrew Jackson for Ms. Harriet Tubman’s face on $20 bills. It said, “Harriet Tubman deserves all the praise society can give to her and we are certainly not claiming that she isn’t worthy of the predilection … Continue reading Harriet Tubman on our Currency: Honor or Disgrace?
Heaven Just Picked Up a New Emcee: Phife Dawg Of A Tribe Called Quest Passes Away UBO MAG By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-in-Chief Phife Dawg, self-nick named as, “The Funky Diabetic,” was known as one part of A Tribe Called Quest, with his quick quips and passion for the mic. A Tribe Called Quest, an innovative HipHop Group, broke waves back in ’85 but never … Continue reading Heaven Just Picked Up a New Emcee: Phife Dawg Of A Tribe Called Quest Passes Away
Sacramento Hip-Hop Scene Releases CrazyHair Music Video-Opera By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Gritty, distorted and raw; masterminds, hip-hop emcee Bru Lei and music producer JustLuv Istheillest released their project, CrazyHair on March 1 in, where else, an old warehouse (that’s so Sactoe!). Crazy it was, indeed. I personally was not able to see it in person which is why I am asking all of you … Continue reading Sacramento Hip-Hop Scene Releases CrazyHair Music Video-Opera
Sapient: Indie Rap Hustle Kingpin By Tyler OneWerd Webb Staff Writer I’m not gonna lie. I’ve been a big fan of Sapient’s (Sandpeople) work for a minute. I’ve always gravitated toward artists that I perceive to be truly “independent.” For me, it means that when I purchase a CD, bump a track or attend a show, all of the pieces of that product are directly … Continue reading Sapient: Indie Rap Hustle Kingpin
Dainty Warrior By Jemuel Johnson Contributing Writer Living in the past certainly has its negative connotations. Perhaps it points out a weakness of mind or an inability to let go of a specific matter. According to some, in a perfect world, we would all come to realize that the past is in the past, the future is bright and we would be at our best, … Continue reading Yuri Kochiyama: The Dainty Warrior
Your Top 10 A.K.A. #YourNameX10 A Call Out To Bloggers By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief #X10 Contest Created By Kim Possible Staff Writer/Blogger/Creative Manager UBO MAG wants your participation. We are looking for your favorite Top-10’s. These lists need to be relevant to UBO MAG’s demographics and subject matter. If you are already familiar with our little e-zine, then it will be simple to throw … Continue reading Submit Your Top 10 A.K.A.: #YourNameX10
By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Nov 16, 2010 It is time to write another note. I once wrote a private, personal diary; now the need to share my personal feelings with others has overwhelmed me. So I have had my second epiphany in life. The first was when I realized that I was wrong to believe what I heard on TV as factual [and I … Continue reading Role as a Modern Day Writer
Mixed Reviews by Audience By Aaris A Schroeder Editor-In-Chief February 25 was going to be a great night. There was a whole group of us walking across town to Harlows to see Kool Kieth perform at Harlows on J St. More friends joined us once we got in. The place filled up quite fast and it seemed as if the show was going to be … Continue reading How Kool is Kool Kieth?