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Fresh Baked Fest featuring Key!, Reese La Flare, Diego Money, Billyracxx, + More

As the year is winding down, some show schedules are getting filled but it's only a few of these events that are going to be leaving on a big note before 2017 closes out for good. One of these events includes Fresh Baked's own, "Fresh Baked Fest" taking place in Austin, TX on December 8th. Fresh Baked has gathered the likes of Key!, Diego Money, Reese La Flare, Billyracxx, Richy Hyliger, and more. The packed line up also includes the likes of Steelo Foreign, JG, Kenny Gee, Ivy Music Group, YaktheMack, and Mason Flynt. 

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Put Your H’s Up! : No Jumper Maxo Kream x Trill Sammy Houston Show

Towards the end of the summer, Houston was in a catastrophic state due to Hurricane Harvey. From homes being displaced to people riding in boats to save family and friends, the movements in the city were limited and it was a time where the city had to come together. After seeing Houston prevail and helping one another, so No Jumper collaborated with Maxo Kream and Trill Sammy to bring a Texas Tour that all proceeds will go to those who were affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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NYFW Fresh Goods : Joefreshgoods NYC Pop Up Recap 

Earlier this year, New York Fashion Week made it’s way to the city once again with its prominent designers delivering fresh threads and enthusiasts came out freshly dressed to impress the cameras around them. In the midst of getting an aura of what NYFW wanted to present, Chicago streetwear fashionista JoefreshGoods set up his unique edition pop up shop in the heart of the Lower East Side. 

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One Night Stand in Space City: Sahbabii's Concert Recap in Houston

The new and emerging sound that's erupting from the SANDAS camp has hit the road to share this flavor with the rest of the world, and Modern Life Mag happened to capture highlights of the Sahbabii show in Houston. Our staff photographer, Allan captured some of the most engaging moments of the show and you can check out the gallery here. 

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Serandes in Space City: Kali Uchis Texas Tour Recap

The beauty of seeing live shows is the joy of live music. From the choreography to stage set up to the art of the music, when an artist comes prepared to bring the audience a worthwhile time while on stage, it’s always a treat to hear and see. One artist who’s paved the way for leaving memorable performances is Kali Uchis.

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Lonny X brings out New Haven for the "Full Court Press" Listening Party

The Connecticut music scene is flourishing into a haven where artists are continuing to grow and exceed their state's expectations. In relation to artists who are growing in the area are the likes of Ksubi Kayy, Say Kuro, Myke Green, and more but along with their ascension to reach the stage of stardom, Lonny X is emerging as one of the leads in CT who's going to revolutionize their sound. In part of becoming one of the star rappers in the area, Lonny has prepared his most anticipated project, "Full Court Press".

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Behind The Lens: Cozz + Meez Kicking It In Miami

As the seasons are changing, the weather in Miami isn't. The sunshine filled vibes in the lower coast of the country brings out some of the brightest individuals to visit Florida, and among the group of folks who have made their way to "Vice City" includes Cozz and Mezz. Our staff photographer, Nick Shotz met up with these two artists to engage in some behind the scene coverage in Miami. The in-depth photos give light to the artists and their personalities, check out the exclusive gallery below. 

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Stizz's Texas Two Step: Cousin Stizz in San Antonio Recap

After solidifying his summer with the release of his project, "One Night Only," Cousin Stizz continues to move as a force to make his big splash in the industry. In the process of doing so, he joined forces with Kyle on the "Super" Tour. The duo has crossed the states giving packed crowds an exciting live experience.

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The Mescudi Effect: Kid Cudi Passion, Pain, and Demo Slayin Recap 

The art of capturing recaps is reliving the experience of the artist and the vibes they provide at the show. From the excitement of each son to the sporadic moments of their energy to the crowd, these recaps capture the essence and vibrancy of the concert. One artist who never fails when it comes to laying it all out on the stage is Kid Cudi.

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The Birth of a (Dead)Star: Smokepurpp "Deadstar" Mixtape Release Party in NYC

While establishing himself as one of Soundcloud most impactful and emerging artists this past year, Smokepurpp is approaching the wave of becoming a household name. After many months and preparation for this project, he recently unleashed his well-anticipated mixtape, “Deadstar”. Making it’s way to significant streaming platforms this past week, Purpp gathered fans, friends, and label mates in New York City to celebrate its special release.

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Behind The Lens: Steven Ramirez

Modern Life Mag has always been a place for creatives to make their first splash in the industry. In this journey of coming across talented individuals, you find diamonds in the rough who are molding their creativity but built such a solid foundation that it’s hard to ignore. One of these people include the likes of Steven Ramirez.

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A New Texas Two Step: GoldLink x Earth Gang "At What Cost" Recap

Goldlink has made a huge splash into the mainstream this past year with the release of his debut album, "At What Costs", making a stellar hit with his single, "Crew" featuring Brent Faiyaz and Shy Glizzy, and ultimately becoming a household name with putting the DMV on his back with his profound Go-Go influence in his music. As his legacy grows, so did the live experience of his shows. He hit the road with Atlanta duo, Earthgang for the "At What Cost" tour, and our guest photographer Levit.JPG caught the Austin tour stop in a up close and personal fashion.

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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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