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A Day of Musical Freedom: 2017 Made in America Fest Recap 

The art of music festivals has altered the way listeners enjoy the experience of their favorite artists. The live show aspect of music brings life into the artistry of each song, along with the visual components that come to the forefront with their presence and backdrop visuals that are displayed on the jumbotrons. This year, Made in America brought the elements of all these things with artists such as Jay-Z, Meek Mill, Pusha T, Jorja Smith, and more who laid it all out in Philly.

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The Psychedelic Express: Jimi Hendrix “Are You Experienced" 50 Year Anniversary at The Morrison Hotel

As much as we cover the archives and the latest news that’s happening in more urban genres, we don’t want to stray away from the foundation and essence of Rock N Roll. Being one of the core elements in the growth of music, Rock has found many stars in its path with the likes of McJagger, Iggy Pop, Alice Copper, and more. Undoubtedly in the same hierarchy, Jimi Hendrix paved the way for the modern rock stars of today and Morrison Hotel wanted to take a trip down memory lane with the psychedelic themed 50th Anniversary Party for “Are You Experienced?”.

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Yachty's by the Slice: Lil Yachty x Famous Ben's Pizzeria Pop Up Shop

New York City has always been known as a place of much excitement and it's ability to make sporadic moments. During a normal day throughout the week, one would stumble upon some of their favorite food spots, but Lil Yachty's creative camp flipped the script with collaborating with neighborhood favorite, Famous Ben's Pizza to create "Yachty's Pizzeria".

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Amir Live on Bowery: Amir Obe “Clocks” Tour NYC Recap 

After making huge waves on the internet and signing a deal with Def Jam, Amir Obe has made Detroit proud with his oddly unique sound. As he continues to grow, so does his fanbase and it was shown to the masses during his “Clocks” tour. Coming off the heels of his project, “None of The Clocks Working”, Obe has been making his name known from state and state but it seems like it was taken another level when he visited New York City.

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Nothin’ But Hot N’ Fun: Fool’s Gold Day Off 2017 Recap 

As summer is coming to a close and the season of festival is making it’s way to the door before it closes, Fool’s Gold made sure to end your August right before classes resume. Led by the general of grooves, A Trak scheduled a star studded lineup that featured the likes of Nessly, Trippie Redd, Nick Catchdubs, K$ace, Odalys, Freeway, and even a surprise performance from Ski Mask The Slump God.

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Savor the Flavor: Cymple’s “Sauce Up Shop” Recap with Prime Life and The Milennial 

Palm Trees, beaches, and the sunshine are only a few reasons why some folks make their way out West. The vibes of California can be contagious and it makes their fashion is just as effective to the rest of their world with their influence. From the golden roads of Rodeo Dr to the trendsetting brands that made their mark on Fairfax, Los Angeles has created a hub for threads to become their entity. Continuing the tradition of blazing their own path, Cymple collaborated with Prime Life and The Milennial for their second pop up shop, “The Sauce Up Shop”.

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Feeding The Streets: 40oz Van and Hamburger Helper “Lefty Edition” Recap 

From various TV shows to different photographs and videos, New York City’s party scene is nothing less than legendary. The “City That Never Sleeps” carries it’s representation of late night live scenes, neon lights, and some of the freshest music. The tradition continues with NYC tastemaker 40oz Van collided forces with your favorite sidekick to your dinner table, Hamburger Helper to bring light to an innovative party.

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Dallas Designer Talk: Tay Money BTS Video Shoot by Chris Simon

Still known as "America's Team" when it comes to football but the DFW area has carved out their own lane with more talented artists who are emerging. One of the most intriguing that's been making their way to the surface is Tay Money, a chick who flaunts her designer threads as much as she boasts confidently in her bars.

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The Young, Reckless and Clouted Up: Playboi Carti's 2017 Tour Houston Recap

The emergence of the Carti Renaissance is in full effect with his viral hit, "Magnolia" receiving  certified Platinum status this summer, it's easy to say that he will become a household sooner than later. The Atlanta bred artist has revolutionized the art of modern music with his trap infused sound that mixed with a designer attitude that presented in his clothes and lifestyle. This was brought to life when he and his tour mates, Gunna, Pi'erre Bourne, Swoosh, and Young Nudy took the stage at Warehouse Live in Houston, TX.

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Impact 17 Delivers A New Perspective to Miami’s Art and Music Scene

Miami has been known as an area that’s famous for their beaches, ladies, and night life. Aside from that, you have the high embedded culture of their music and art scene. Recently this summer, Impact brought the sharpest minds and talents to Coral Gables. Some of these individuals range from the likes of Twelve’Len, Ape Drums, DJ Khaled, Jill Strada of 99 Jamz, Rico Love, Slip n Slide Records, and more.

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Frank Ocean, Solange, and 6lack set the stage at FYF Fest // Documented by Nico C

The art of the show is one thing but the impact of it is solely rooted from the vibes that artists bring to the forefront, and it's easy to say that Frank Ocean, Solange, and 6lack were among some of the acts at FYF Fest that left a great impressions to their spectators during the festival.

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A Free Ode to the Bayou City: 713 Magazine's 713 Day Recap

As they continue to push forth the magazine to new heights, they brought the city of Houston together for their “713 Day” event featuring the likes of Maxo Kream, Jon Rambo, Foe Gang, Chief Aleel, and YK at the Houston Food Bank. This collaborative event was one for the books and you can dive right into the recap.

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Fresh Game: An Inside Look of Brea Simone’s “Now You Know” Panel 

Her “Now You Know Panel” was the answer to Connecticut’s manifest destiny when it comes to elevating the culture behind what Philip Post of Dertbag, Rich Hil, and others have paved before them. In this featured panel she featured the likes of Rob Markman of Genius, 40oz Van right-hand man and self-elevated entrepreneur Devin Cobbs, Dinnerland Editor in Chief Yan Snead, Senior Producer at Cycle Erin A Simon, and CBS Radio DJ Meechie.

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JoefreshGoods delivers a soul glow on his “Beauty Suppy” Concept Pop Up 

The City of Chicago has grown to a powerful hub of music with artists and creatives such as Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Kanye, and more. Since these are people who are representing the city on a global level, Chicago designer Joefreshgoods makes sure to keep the essence of home close with his work. He recently showed that once again with his “Beauty Shop” Concept Pop Up Shop.

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Dallas goes full throttle for the BrandNewMoney showcase // Documented by Christian Simon 

Living one of the biggest states in the country, Dallas is among one of the most vibrant cities in Texas. One of the reasons being is due to their music scene, and The Outfit, TX has established themselves as the Mavericks of the city. Their differentiation led the floodgates of D-Town Boogie to bring the “Brand New Money” function for the city.

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The Loud Pack Dropped In Miami: Rolling Loud Recap by Wxllxm 

Summer is approaching and Festival Season is getting in full swing, and one of the most captivating lineups of 2017 so far has to go to Roling Loud. The budding Miami festival brings fans, supporters, weed lovers, and performers to South Florida for one hell of a time. This year’s lineup included the likes of Curren$y, Mac Miller, Playboi Carti, XXXTentcion, Action Bronson, ASAP Rocky, and more.

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A Good Time in Texas: Sole Lounge Cinco De Mayo Recap 

The togetherness that Houston has garnered in the past couple of years, and it continues to grow with more events like Sole Lounge’s Cinco De Mayo celebration. Bringing the likes of Yobi Yobz, Wes Blanco, Noie J, Cash from Posture, and OG Shyne in the building, it blended the elements of a chill environment with some of the city’s brightest stars who are on the cusp

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