Lil MC Knows Something About ‘PunisHER’ as the Second Volume Arrives Halloween 2020

Bay Area-based emcee Lil MC knows how to get the crowds moving as her fans know throughout the Bay and with her new album, “PunishHER, Volume II,” her fans are up in arms to get a copy of this highly anticipated E.P., available now on most online music platform stores. Continue reading Lil MC Knows Something About ‘PunisHER’ as the Second Volume Arrives Halloween 2020

Sac: Get Ready To ʻRAWKʻ with Mahtie Bush X DJ ETHIK

August 24 marks the release date of the album, “RAWK” for emcee Mahtie Bush; a staple in the Sacramento Hip-Hop community. He began the notorious “Backpackramento” movement in ʻ07 and has been in the lime light and behind the scenes for over two decades as a second-generation HipHop head, emceeing, breaking and organizing. Continue reading Sac: Get Ready To ʻRAWKʻ with Mahtie Bush X DJ ETHIK

ArtIsMobilUs: A Creative Mobile Community Experience

ArtIsMobilUs A Creative Mobile Community Experience By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Felix, a mixed media visual artist, photographer and exhibitionist has been a lifelong evangelist in urban revitalization and transformation of art in communities for some time, when the idea of housing an art gallery on the inside and outside of an old bus came to mind from a colleague, he jumped to the notion. … Continue reading ArtIsMobilUs: A Creative Mobile Community Experience

Blazin’ the Trail for Drum N’ Bass Hip-Hop

OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY FOR BLAZE By Aaris A. Schroeder August 9, 2011 Rebbecca Gerhardt, also known as Blaze has been through it and back.  As an emcee and a transitional nomad, this young lady has gone from poetry to singing to rapping by the age of 15-years old.  Her travels are deep and her life is continuing to change and grow.  She trusts herself and moves … Continue reading Blazin’ the Trail for Drum N’ Bass Hip-Hop

Stimulate Your Life: Rebecca Knoblauch on Photography

By Aaris A. Schroeder August 9, 2011 In the oversaturated business of photography, one person, Rebecca Knoblauch has been able to get through to the other side and she is not stopping there. Knoblauch is best known for her involvement as a photographer in the regional hip-hop community however her passion in photography started at a young age capturing stories through images. “I never wanted … Continue reading Stimulate Your Life: Rebecca Knoblauch on Photography

May 22, ’09: Screen Printing Workshop Number Two in Affect!

By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief By this time, students have heard what is up or are returning for yet another session of screen printing at Beatnik.  This time it is May 22 and the workshop is full with people of all ages, youngsters in elementary school, middle school, college aged as well as people in their 30s and 40s. Instructor, Leon Willis AKA AycRock used this … Continue reading May 22, ’09: Screen Printing Workshop Number Two in Affect!