The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illionois is one of the most unique artists of his generation from Chicago. He has exhibited progression over the years in his music and in real life. JENESIS spoke with Illi in 2011 and his views about literature and his use of profanity in music have changed a bit.

J.R. Donato Talks About Fathers Music Influence, Working W/ Taylor Gang, Past EDM/Hip-Hop Project + More

J.R. Donato Talks About Fathers Music Influence, Working W/ Taylor Gang, Past EDM/Hip-Hop Project + More

Check out our past interview with J.R. Donato who talks on how his father’s influence helped pushed him towards a music career, how his hometown is behind him after an initial push to gain their respect, being associated with Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang & more. +++++++++++++++++++ Follow J.R. Donato on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/RealJRDonato +++++++++++++++++++ JENESIS Magazine 2014 www.jenesismagazine.com Credits: Interview […]

[Illustrative Excellence] Profile: Brian Gonnella

[Illustrative Excellence] Profile: Brian Gonnella

Name: Brian Gonnella Website: www.bgoart.com & www.facebook.com/briangonnellaart

So Now You Know: Hiatus Kaiyote Is  A Must Listen

So Now You Know: Hiatus Kaiyote Is A Must Listen

Article by Brittany Rowe If you think a Grammy nomination, or their performance on The Queen Latifah Show allows you to understand Hiatus Kaiyote, you’ve got another thing coming.

Polyester The Saint Talks His Thelonious Monk Influence, Strengths In Performing, & More

Polyester The Saint Talks His Thelonious Monk Influence, Strengths In Performing, & More

Interview by Dom Ellis Photo by Ed Canas Polyester is an originator of the modern day funk and conjures up that same energy on all of his album releases such as Real Deal P, P.O.P and his most recent release, For The Player In You. His nostalgic flavor reverts you to a time where Tommy Hilfiger jackets filled the halls […]


Issue

[Read In Full] JENESIS July 2014 Issue Featuring Devin Miles

[Read In Full] JENESIS July 2014 Issue Featuring Devin Miles

Carrying the torch of being up next can sometimes cripple an individual. We’re glad that hasn’t been the case with Devin Miles. 2011 was his first appearance on JENESIS with “Fire Flame” and what stuck out to us wasn’t how good he was when we checked out his first project, Finding My Own, but it was how he paid attention […]

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Events/Shows/Tours

Flosstradamus Announces Fall 2014 North American #HDYNATIONTOUR

Flosstradamus Announces Fall 2014 North American #HDYNATIONTOUR

It’s like clockwork the announcement of tours coming in. Flosstradamus is the latest to announce a Fall tour by the name of #HYDNATIONTOUR with GTA and Two-9 as the supporting cast on most of the dates. Kicking off with a hometown show at UIC Pavilion in Chicago, the 20+ date excursion will make stops as part of the Mad Decent […]

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The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illionois is one of the most unique artists of his generation from Chicago. He has exhibited progression over the years in his music and in real life. JENESIS spoke with Illi in 2011 and his views about literature and his use of profanity in music have changed a bit.

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Music

Sy Ari Da Kid feat. J.I.D & Earthgang – Malcom X (prod. by BuddahSPK)

Sy Ari Da Kid feat. J.I.D & Earthgang – Malcom X (prod. by BuddahSPK)

More artist are starting to let their voices be heard in support of Ferguson. J.Cole took the initial step with releasing his track and now we have Sy Ari Da Kid, J.I.D, and Earthgang with a record that’s directed towards the justice for Mike Brown.

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[Free Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Blu At AVA Lounge (Pittsburgh)

[Free Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Blu At AVA Lounge (Pittsburgh)

With such short notice we’re going to make this easy and accessible to Twitter and Facebook. Here are your two ways to win 2 ticket to see Blu at 8PM at the new AVA Lounge at 304 N. Craig Street (North Oakland): 1. Follow us on Twitter and Tweet us: Send me to see Blu at @ShadowLoungeAVA @JENESISMagazine 2. Follow […]

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Flosstradamus Announces Fall 2014 North American #HDYNATIONTOUR

Flosstradamus Announces Fall 2014 North American #HDYNATIONTOUR

It’s like clockwork the announcement of tours coming in. Flosstradamus is the latest to announce a Fall tour by the name of #HYDNATIONTOUR with GTA and Two-9 as the supporting cast on most of the dates. Kicking off with a hometown show at UIC Pavilion in Chicago, the 20+ date excursion will make stops as part of the Mad Decent […]

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Method Man & Redman Join The Smoker’s Club Tour For Its 5th Run

Method Man & Redman Join The Smoker’s Club Tour For Its 5th Run

The Smoker’s Club has just announced their line-up and dates for their 5th annual tour kicking off October 14th in Providence, RI at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel. The world’s largest hot-box will be headlined by multi-platinum recording artists METHOD MAN & REDMAN with a supporting cast of B-REAL (from the Grammy nominated Cypress Hill), Taylor Gang’s BERNER, and new Cinematic artist […]

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MMVIII Releases The Fall 2014 Collection

MMVIII Releases The Fall 2014 Collection

Inspired by the Sasayuri + Kiku flowers the brand’s owner Shun’s grandmother loves, MMVIII brings 4 new tees, 2 hoodies, and 2 long sleeved shirts for the Fall release. The simplicity of the designs are always eye popping and stays consistent with the brands past collection work. Shop for the new MMVIII releases here: http://www.mmviii.ca/shop

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Popular Demand Releases Fall 2014 “Take Over” Collection

Popular Demand Releases Fall 2014 “Take Over” Collection

Popular Demand always great with the imagery and they don’t slack with the designs for their Take Over collection they’ve just released. The Camo and “blok” heavy designs reign supreme as they find great ways to always evolve their flag and chief staple pieces. Buy the new collection here: http://www.populardemandshop.com/collections/fall-1

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Herschel Supply Company Releases 6 “The Crosshatch Collection” Bags + 3M Scotchlite Wallets

Herschel Supply Company Releases 6 “The Crosshatch Collection” Bags + 3M Scotchlite Wallets

New for this Fall season from Herschel Supply Company is a crosshatch collection of six of our classic silhouettes. The Jasper, Heritage, Pop Quiz, Little America, Novel and the Clark all feature the crosshatch technique uniquely placed on each bag to fit your design driven wardrobe. All ranging from $64.99 to $119.99, the bags come in all types of colorways […]

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Finance Advisor Rob Wilson Interviews Chef Roble Ali On “Movers&Shakers” Podcast

Finance Advisor Rob Wilson Interviews Chef Roble Ali On “Movers&Shakers” Podcast

While Rob Wilson was in Chicago for the National Black Chamber of Commerce Convention, he linked up with some individuals to add to the great cast of people he’s worked with for his Movers&Shakers Podcast. Celebrity Chef Roble Ali shares how he built his business and is expanding into many areas beyond food.

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The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illinois Talks Industry Building On Mutual Respect, College Experience, & The Perfect Date

The Boy Illionois is one of the most unique artists of his generation from Chicago. He has exhibited progression over the years in his music and in real life. JENESIS spoke with Illi in 2011 and his views about literature and his use of profanity in music have changed a bit.

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J.R. Donato Talks About Fathers Music Influence, Working W/ Taylor Gang, Past EDM/Hip-Hop Project + More

J.R. Donato Talks About Fathers Music Influence, Working W/ Taylor Gang, Past EDM/Hip-Hop Project + More

Check out our past interview with J.R. Donato who talks on how his father’s influence helped pushed him towards a music career, how his hometown is behind him after an initial push to gain their respect, being associated with Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang & more. +++++++++++++++++++ Follow J.R. Donato on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/RealJRDonato +++++++++++++++++++ JENESIS Magazine 2014 www.jenesismagazine.com Credits: Interview […]

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Wiz Khalifa Streams Blacc Hollywood Early w/ MTV & iTunes Pre-Order

Wiz Khalifa Streams Blacc Hollywood Early w/ MTV & iTunes Pre-Order

It’s a full week out before Blacc Hollywood is released and Wiz has been giving us a preview of the whole thing anyway so why not stream it all right? Of course you can expect the Taylor Gang (Juicy J, Ty Dolla Sign, Chevy Woods) to be apart of the album but also along for the ride is Uncle Snoop […]

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