Islands Burn Hot With Son Da One

“Born Kaleo March 7, 1980, this man’s words show that he is more than just your average rapper. His words possess power and as a true poet and lyricist, Son Da One does not wield this sword lightly on his debut self-titled album. ” By Jhantu Randall | UBO MAG Continue reading Islands Burn Hot With Son Da One

‘Ride With Me;’ New Drop By TentCity Artist Shayn The RapSmith

“It is no wonder that his new song, “Ride with Me” featuring Nytelife, C.E.O. of Tent City Recordings out of Oakland, CA is poppin’ with fresh bars. Shayn comes with it lyrically bringing a melodic double-time delivery while keeping it real with Nor-Cal flava where he is from.” ~ Aaris A. Schroeder, UBO MAG – Editor-In-Chief Continue reading ‘Ride With Me;’ New Drop By TentCity Artist Shayn The RapSmith

Toni Morrison: A ʻBelovedʻ Author Has Left Her Legacy through ʻThe Pieces I Amʻ

She redefined how to write modern American literature and as a writer myself, it was extremely intriguing and I continued to read more books by Toni Morrison. She was no doubt my favorite writer in high school and was someone that I looked to for inspiration and creativity, passion and strength as a woman when it came to writing. Continue reading Toni Morrison: A ʻBelovedʻ Author Has Left Her Legacy through ʻThe Pieces I Amʻ

AKTIVESUPPLYBRAND West Coast Street Style

AKTIVESUPPLYBRAND has roots in The Bay Area, especially Oakland, Los Angeles and Philadelphia where he spent most of his time educating himself on street-wear and entrepreneurial-ism. Plus every season and sometimes in between, Shine Law will release one of his random but seasonal “clothing drops” online and through word of mouth. Continue reading AKTIVESUPPLYBRAND West Coast Street Style

N.U.S.A.M. Member, Brian Rogers Works With Youth In Nicaragua & ‘Felt The Bern’ in Sacramento

By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief As a two-time SAMMIE (that is the Sacramento Music Awards, for all of you out there) inductee (’07 and ’12)and recently adding another SAMMIE to his repertoire, Brian Rogers is well deserving and so is his band, Groovincible that performs all over Northern CA at events like Sierra High and Kaboo Festival in San Diego. Rogers has accepted the opportunity … Continue reading N.U.S.A.M. Member, Brian Rogers Works With Youth In Nicaragua & ‘Felt The Bern’ in Sacramento