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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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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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Resurge The Culture: 2017 Houston Appreciation Weekend BBQ Recap 

Houston has carved out their lane with the syrupy culture embedded in the residents of the city and the legend continues with Houston Appreciation Weekend. The 3 Day experience of H-Town created by Drake and his fellow collaborators such as Lasting Empressions made its way into the Bayou City for good vibes, inspiration, and continued cultivation of the South’s presence in music and entertainment.

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