Exclusive: Sacramento’s Queen “Marvaless” Talks New Albums, & More!

By Siccness Dot Net Contributing Publication Sacramento’s Queen, also known to the world as Marvaless aka Marva Jean. The Central Valley femcee first pierced the West Coast rap scene in 1993, a year after finishing high school, and connecting with the Gangsta Rap Mobfather C-Bo to record her debut album, Ghetto Blues, through AWOL Records.… Continue reading Exclusive: Sacramento’s Queen “Marvaless” Talks New Albums, & More!

Kosha Dillz Gives TEDx Talk, ‘Freestyle Rap Saved My Life’

Kosha Dillz Gives TEDx Talk, ‘Freestyle Rap Saved My Life’ By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief East-Coast emcee, now Los Angeles living music hustler, Kosha Dillz knows how to make his dreams come true. Recently, Kosha had the chance to talk with guests in Poland about how freestyle rap continues to be in his life and… Continue reading Kosha Dillz Gives TEDx Talk, ‘Freestyle Rap Saved My Life’

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

Zion Roots, “Oh Mama” Album Sacramento Classic Reggae

Zion Roots “Oh Mama” By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Zion Roots’ lead vocalist, Nicholas Gregoire executes classically Roots-Reggae album, “Oh Mama” released in ’13 who not only sings but also wrote each song. Joining Gregoire are John Joseph (guitarist, backup vocals), Beddot TeTe (keyboardist, backup vocals and musical arrangement), Queen Natty (backup vocals), Akhil Mustafa… Continue reading Zion Roots, “Oh Mama” Album Sacramento Classic Reggae

Earth Mama Angel Baby Organics Heavenly Gifts for a Blessed Pregnancy and Healthy Baby

Earth Mama Angel Baby Organics Heavenly Gifts for a Blessed Pregnancy and Healthy Baby By Aaris A. Schroeder Editor-In-Chief Earth Mama Angel Baby Organics is your “gift from the earth for your gift from heaven” as the logo states on their website. Melinda Olson, nurse, herbalist and mother has been making her all natural, USDA… Continue reading Earth Mama Angel Baby Organics Heavenly Gifts for a Blessed Pregnancy and Healthy Baby

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”