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 then began emceeing in ’08, he is slated to release … Continue reading Rebuilding Through Art: Aaron Evans DIY Columbus, OH HipHoppa on The Loose With a ‘Beautiful Disaster”

Sacramento Hip-Hop Scene Releases CrazyHair Music Video-Opera

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

Art Hotel: Local Art Community Comes Together For Final Hurrah Before Demolition

Art Hotel: Local Art Community Comes Together For Final Hurrah Before Demolition Story & Photos By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Built in the ’20s and once housing families and single unit apartments, The Jade apartment building now houses what is being called the Art Hotel (#ArtHotel916) at 1122 7th Street, located in the heart of the business district of Downtown Sacramento, right in the epicenter … Continue reading Art Hotel: Local Art Community Comes Together For Final Hurrah Before Demolition

Bru Lei Cinco De Drinko Birthday Bash

By Aaris A. Schroeder May 6, 2012 Columbus, Ohio bred and Sacramento, CA based Emcee Bru Lei’s first annual “Cinco De Drinko” took place May 5, 2012 at his humble abode in Downtown Sacramento.  The festivities began at around noon with a neighborhood backyard BBQ.  Everyone brought the goods, burgers, veggies & lots of sides to compliment an open grill. As the sun began to … Continue reading Bru Lei Cinco De Drinko Birthday Bash

Dangerous Styles for Everyone: Dangerous Styles DVD, “Welcome to the Danger Zone”

By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Feb. 23, 2009 Coming home-grown from Dayton, Ohio, Bru Lei, moving from city to city & Amos Famous who now resides in Sacramento, CA has produced a DVD of all their wonderful music videos.  A little nerdy, a little ghetto and definitely collaborative with other genres of music, pulling soul, blues, drum & bass, rock and punk into their beats, … Continue reading Dangerous Styles for Everyone: Dangerous Styles DVD, “Welcome to the Danger Zone”

Mic Jordan is Analytical and Persuasive in Hip-Hop

Album: Leviathan By: Mic Jordan of Tribe of Levi Produced: Independent By Aaris A. Schroeder Tribe of Levi has always been about their emceeing skills and word play, bringing the attention to local and universal politics and life’s daily dealings, so it is no wonder that Mic Jordan’s mind aimed in the same direction with his second solo album represents the same appeal. With songs … Continue reading Mic Jordan is Analytical and Persuasive in Hip-Hop