What Does “Faded” Mean, Mr. West?

What Does “Faded” Mean, Mr. West? By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Kanye West suprisingly released, “Faded” (The Life of Pablo) recently and I had the chance to watch it during the VMA’s (Video Music Awards) on August 28. This super strange song and video features emcees Ty Dolla $ign and Post Malone. To my amazement,… Continue reading What Does “Faded” Mean, Mr. West?

Spoken Word in South Humboldt: Poetry, Wine & Crepes

By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Meant to be a dinner and a show, Persimmons Garden Gallery in Redway, CA regularly has local music talent paired with their short, sweet and mainly vegetarian menu. Every Wednesday, Persimmons has Open-Mic night and on Friday, August 12 a special open-mic was scheduled by Eli Fowler, known to most as… Continue reading Spoken Word in South Humboldt: Poetry, Wine & Crepes

Devastatingly Spicy Pineapple Cilantro Salad Dressing

By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Are you looking to spice up your get-ready-for-summer diet with something fresh, exciting and tasty? I’ve got just what you need to add a little something-something to your “not-another-salad” lunch or dinner, and don’t worry about the calories. I can’t vouch for this calorie count but the health benefits are… Continue reading Devastatingly Spicy Pineapple Cilantro Salad Dressing

The Beatknocks, “Konnection Established” To Be Last Album Together

The Beatknocks, “Konnection Established” To Be Last Album Together By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Sol and Hennessy, Sacramento, CA-based Hip-Hop artists have released their second and final album together as the duo, The Beatknocks with their album, “Konnection Established” October 2015, still in rotation. Both emcees have released music on their own and in collaborations… Continue reading The Beatknocks, “Konnection Established” To Be Last Album Together

Rebuilding Through Art: Aaron Evans DIY Columbus, OH HipHoppa on The Loose With a ‘Beautiful Disaster”

Rebuilding Through Art: Aaron Evans DIY Columbus, OH HipHoppa on The Loose With a ‘Beautiful Disaster” By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Using non-traditional hip-hop beats blended smoothly with classic bars filled with expanded lyrical flow, Columbus, Ohio native, Aaron Evans, founder of Dove Ink Records (2001) started his career in music as a DJ and… Continue reading Rebuilding Through Art: Aaron Evans DIY Columbus, OH HipHoppa on The Loose With a ‘Beautiful Disaster”

Borrow Musical Instruments at MusicLandria.com

Borrow Musical Instruments at MusicLandria.com By Dean Haakenson Member of the Band Be Brave Bold Robot Contributing Writer A few years back, Buddy Hale frequented Berkeley Public Library’s “Tool Lending Library.” Being a musician (check out his current band Separate Spines), the brain-seed had been planted to apply that successful lending model to musical instruments… Continue reading Borrow Musical Instruments at MusicLandria.com

The Perfect Dozen: Doughnut Shoppe Favorites Around The World

The Perfect Dozen: Doughnut Shoppe Favorites Around The World By D.B. Stearns Author of Harmonic Wars Contributing Writer What would you do for the perfect doughnut? Patrick Paterson and Tofu De la Moore of Sacramento, CA are on a constant search of the perfect doughnut on their new show “The Perfect Dozen.” I know you… Continue reading The Perfect Dozen: Doughnut Shoppe Favorites Around The World