Freako Rico Talks Why Some Rappers Annoy Him When It Comes To Art, Drawing For Action Bronson + More

Freako Rico Talks Why Some Rappers Annoy Him When It Comes To Art, Drawing For Action Bronson + More

Article by Trevor Leard Art, unlike sports, has no boundaries, and no restrictions to what can be made or created. This quality, showing heavily, is certainly what Action Bronson saw when he first discovered Atlanta artist Freako Rico, and commissioned him to do his single covers, show flyers and album artwork for his latest release, “Mr. Wonderful.”

Choo Jackson Talks #BHMM, Jobs He Worked Before Music, Favorite Break Up Songs

Choo Jackson Talks #BHMM, Jobs He Worked Before Music, Favorite Break Up Songs

Last year, we wrote about Choo Jackson being the number #1 priority on REMember Music label. Fast forward and here we hare with Choo releasing his Broken Hearts Make Money project and we caught up with him to talk creation of his album, his REMember Music label mates, his few jobs he had before he started music, and his favorite […]

[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

BUY THE ISSUE HERE This issue features all creatives. From traditional painters to clothing designers to curators; they all hustle to build their brands from the ground up as entrepreneurs taking a chance. This issue features Baron Batch who’s made a respected name for himself by building up one of the more well known art spaces in Pittsburgh and continuously […]

[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

Interview by Thomas Agnew Photography by Gregory Neiser Baron Batch is a hard working entrepreneur who pays attention to detail. He has this attitude not just because he’s an artist and that’s part of his skillset, but because he knows his work and his business holds a great amount of value.

[Feature] Makayla Wray: The Next To Join Fashion’s Elite

[Feature] Makayla Wray: The Next To Join Fashion’s Elite

Interview by Thomas Agnew Photography by JMY JAM There’s nothing but positive reviews when speaking to her peers and buyers of her MAW brand clothing. She’s very resourceful and if you’ve seen any of her creations, she can make a one of a kind piece almost out of anyting.


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[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

Interview by Thomas Agnew Photography by Gregory Neiser Baron Batch is a hard working entrepreneur who pays attention to detail. He has this attitude not just because he’s an artist and that’s part of his skillset, but because he knows his work and his business holds a great amount of value.

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[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Lil Durk’s “Remember My Name” Tour At Mr. Smalls Theatre (Pittsburgh)

[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Lil Durk’s “Remember My Name” Tour At Mr. Smalls Theatre (Pittsburgh)

No stranger to Pittsburgh, Lil Durk is out on a promotional tour to support his debut album “Remember my Name” boasting production from Metro Boomin, Young Chop, London on da Track, Vinlyz and more. The Jeremih assisted track “Like Me” has made its waves pushing the album effort to be a favorite. Fortunately, Daily Bread and Opus One have snagged […]

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Music

Rome Fortune Goes Deeper Down The Experimental Route On “Drake, Lil B”

Rome Fortune Goes Deeper Down The Experimental Route On “Drake, Lil B”

Wildly abstract is how you can directly describe this Rome Fortune and Cubby collaboration for “Drake, Lil B.” How we missed this, we don’t know but this thing here is spreading like a California wild fire. Off of the Fool’s Gold DAY OFF BitTorrent Bundle, separately we know Rome has been cooking up a lot of work for a new […]

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[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

BUY THE ISSUE HERE This issue features all creatives. From traditional painters to clothing designers to curators; they all hustle to build their brands from the ground up as entrepreneurs taking a chance. This issue features Baron Batch who’s made a respected name for himself by building up one of the more well known art spaces in Pittsburgh and continuously […]

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[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Lil Durk’s “Remember My Name” Tour At Mr. Smalls Theatre (Pittsburgh)

[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See Lil Durk’s “Remember My Name” Tour At Mr. Smalls Theatre (Pittsburgh)

No stranger to Pittsburgh, Lil Durk is out on a promotional tour to support his debut album “Remember my Name” boasting production from Metro Boomin, Young Chop, London on da Track, Vinlyz and more. The Jeremih assisted track “Like Me” has made its waves pushing the album effort to be a favorite. Fortunately, Daily Bread and Opus One have snagged […]

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Freako Rico Talks Why Some Rappers Annoy Him When It Comes To Art, Drawing For Action Bronson + More

Freako Rico Talks Why Some Rappers Annoy Him When It Comes To Art, Drawing For Action Bronson + More

Article by Trevor Leard Art, unlike sports, has no boundaries, and no restrictions to what can be made or created. This quality, showing heavily, is certainly what Action Bronson saw when he first discovered Atlanta artist Freako Rico, and commissioned him to do his single covers, show flyers and album artwork for his latest release, “Mr. Wonderful.”

read more

Choo Jackson Talks #BHMM, Jobs He Worked Before Music, Favorite Break Up Songs

Choo Jackson Talks #BHMM, Jobs He Worked Before Music, Favorite Break Up Songs

Last year, we wrote about Choo Jackson being the number #1 priority on REMember Music label. Fast forward and here we hare with Choo releasing his Broken Hearts Make Money project and we caught up with him to talk creation of his album, his REMember Music label mates, his few jobs he had before he started music, and his favorite […]

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[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See JMSN’s “Forever Blue” At Club Cafe (Pittsburgh)

[Free Ticket Giveaway] Win Tickets To See JMSN’s “Forever Blue” At Club Cafe (Pittsburgh)

The singer-songwriter JMSN embarks on the Forever Blue tour, promoting his album “Blue Album” and makes his stop in Pittsburgh on Sunday. Some of his most impressive but little known work came on his collaborative efforts with Kendrick Lamar on GKMC. †Priscilla† & †Pllajë† helped build his solo acclaim with high appreciation for his multi-talented ways of production, instrumental work, […]

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[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

[Read In Full] JENESIS Magazine August 2015 Issue Featuring Baron Batch

BUY THE ISSUE HERE This issue features all creatives. From traditional painters to clothing designers to curators; they all hustle to build their brands from the ground up as entrepreneurs taking a chance. This issue features Baron Batch who’s made a respected name for himself by building up one of the more well known art spaces in Pittsburgh and continuously […]

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[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

[Feature] Baron Batch: The Gift Of Creativity

Interview by Thomas Agnew Photography by Gregory Neiser Baron Batch is a hard working entrepreneur who pays attention to detail. He has this attitude not just because he’s an artist and that’s part of his skillset, but because he knows his work and his business holds a great amount of value.

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[Feature] Makayla Wray: The Next To Join Fashion’s Elite

[Feature] Makayla Wray: The Next To Join Fashion’s Elite

Interview by Thomas Agnew Photography by JMY JAM There’s nothing but positive reviews when speaking to her peers and buyers of her MAW brand clothing. She’s very resourceful and if you’ve seen any of her creations, she can make a one of a kind piece almost out of anyting.

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Mahbod Moghadam: “Why I Left Rap Genius”

Mahbod Moghadam: “Why I Left Rap Genius”

Words by Mahbod Moghadam A little over a year ago, after getting in some hot water for praising a killer’s manifesto, I resigned from Rap Genius. Although it was painful at the time, it has in fact been a liberating experience. Although Kara Swisher and her Gawkeresque pseudo-journalist cohort at Re/Code decided to make up facts and tell everyone I […]

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[Unknown Known] Profile: L.atasha A.lcindor AKA L.A. + Watch “The Island”

[Unknown Known] Profile: L.atasha A.lcindor AKA L.A. + Watch “The Island”

Interview by Michael Alexander Photo by Jelani Thompson   Name: L.atasha A.lcindor AKA L.A. From: Planet Brooklyn Notable Works: “Black Magic” and “I’m Alive”

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Freako Rico Tells Us The Significance Of “Roberto The Rat,” Caption Character & Jail Friend

Freako Rico Tells Us The Significance Of “Roberto The Rat,” Caption Character & Jail Friend

Article by Trevor Leard Artwork by Freako Rico If you are an Action Bronson fan, or simply someone who knows who the Queens rapper is, you’ve most likely seen Freako Rico’s artwork. Hailing from Atlanta, Freako draws some of the craziest cover art in the game. If you look close enough though, you may see a common factor in quite […]

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