Posts tagged Houston
Run-N-Gun looks to break barriers and break the indie music scene with their event, "Runnin' Texas"

Paving a new road for indie acts, Run-N-Gun has established themselves as one of the new pillars where creatives can not only work with one another, but it’s a premier networking base where you’ll have the who’s who in the city in attendance of these functions. As they continue to be innovative with their efforts, they look to do that even more with their new event, “Runnin’ Texas”.

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Young Deji and Wiz Khalifa bring out Southwest Houston to be apart of their video, "Snapchat" // BTS Content by Oaks

It’s always important to capture the valuable moments that are sparking in the city at any given moment. Not long ago, Southwest Houston experienced something monumental with emerging artist Young Deji brought out the Alief area to a local Popeyes on Dairy-Ashford for a special video shoot that’ll include Grammy Nominated artist, Wiz Khalifa. The purpose of the event would be for their collaborative effort, “Snapchat” on Deji’s latest project, “Funplex”. The moment in time was captured by Oaks, an rising photographer who’s establishing his footing in the city’s creative scene as well with both local and national looks with the likes of Lil Wayne, Maxo Kream, James Harden, and more.

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ThouxanbanFauni x Lucki tear it down while on their Intergalactic Tour Stop with Intelligent Grind in Houston

The live music scene in Houston has been known one of the key stops when it comes to visiting the Lone Star state. As some folks make their way into The Bayou City, it’s some that leave a lasting impact while visiting the slowed city. When it comes to the indie sector, it was must for the likes of ThouxanbanFauni, Lucki, and Ghoulavelli to establish their tour stop in Houston.

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The Bawskee Tour Takeover In Houston // Comethazine Bawskee 2 Tour Recap

When it comes to the nature of live shows, Houston may not be the most ideal place for artists to get hyped up, but the largest city in Texas surprises acts from time to time. This was one of those times when East St. Louis emerging artist, Comethazine made his way to the Lone Star State on his “Bawskee 2” Tour. On this journey, he brought the likes of Lil Gnar, JayDaYoungan, and TnT Tez.

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BSO Social Club curates good vibes during Astroworld Weekend with their event, "Stargazing"

When it comes to the live event scene in Texas, most of the shows involve concerts or festivals but some of these experiences are not necessarily the most pleasing when it comes to creating a complete cool environment for everyone to enjoy. Some folks are not fans of the famous mosh pits or the sweat-fueled festivities that come along with concerts, but some curators are moving in a different direction where they are blending the elements of the club/lounges with an artistic flair that is catering to multiple fans at one time.

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MLM RECAPS // JoeFreshGoods "Don't Be Mad In Houston"

The Houston art scene has been bubbling over the past few years with different creatives from the city and outside of the city have made their way into the City of Syrup with their unique perspective. As years progressed, more prolific guests started to roll through the Lone Star State, and one of the latest to leave his imprint on H-Town is Chicago designer, JoeFreshGoods.

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Ski Mask The Slump God stops and tears up the Lone Star state // Photos by Justin Stewart

Houston’s live music scene is probably one of the most underrated crowds in the country. Given the right artist and the right crowd, H-Town can bring out some of the best energy that provide an unforgettable experience that fans can take away. Blending the right mix together can come when Ski Mask The Slump God comes to town to turn up your local venue.

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La Flame Just Jumped over Jumpman! // Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4 "Cactus Jack" Event

Houston may be one of the spots that may be overlooked when it comes to tour dates and pop-ups, but when big events make their way into the biggest city in the Lone Star state, and it’s surely going to result in a large turnout. That’s what exactly happened when Travis Scott gather the residents of Bayou City to meet in Downtown Houston the collaborative event between himself and Air Jordan for the release of their collaborative sneaker.

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The Little Brother Earns His Crown : Rocky Banks Sold Out Show Recap

Still sticking to that belief, Banks is coming off the release of his latest project, "Big Little Brother", probably the most versatile body of work that listeners can hear from Mr. Banks with him offering an entirety of work that propels past the boxes that some publications put him into. In effort to offer another element to its release, Banks packed a sold-out crowd in Houston to perform the project along with other hits that many of his fans are familiar with. Relive the experience of this with the help of MLM cameraman Kolby Delce and Highstarfilms.

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New Age Mob Ties: A Weekend with The Rap A Lot Family

From getting shoutouts from Notorious B.I.G. to breaking acts such as the Geto Boys and UGK, Rap A Lot has played a major role in the development of the 3rd Coast sound. In addition to the legacy they've already made along the way, "The New Wave" including Lil Jay So Icy, Tre Stanley, The Prince Brothers, and more are rejuvenating the iconic H-Town brand in a fashion where it fits with the modern music scene while also still holding onto it's roots. 

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Gucci Gang University: Lil Pump Houston Tour Stop

Breaking barriers and Making history with impactful records such as "Gucci Gang", "Boss", and "Flex Like Ouuu", Miami based rapper Lil Pump has carved out his lane in hip hop. Making a top 10 hit and gaining millions of views, Pump continues to take his victory lap with his nationwide tour. Our staff photographer Laudis Moore caught some of the action in Houston featuring Pump, DestoDubb, Big Head, and more. 

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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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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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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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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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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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