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On A Mission: Steel Smiling Founder Julius Boatwright

On A Mission: Steel Smiling Founder Julius Boatwright

Photo by Sarah Bader Interview by Thomas Agnew Our 2nd  “On A Mission” feature is Founder of Steel Smiling, Julius Boatwright. 

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PK Delay Talks Impact Of His “dad” Movement In 2016 + Watch “M’s” Visual

PK Delay Talks Impact Of His “dad” Movement In 2016 + Watch “M’s” Visual

Last year in Pittsburgh, artist started to smarten up and work on strengthening long lasting branding that could live potentially past their careers. While Hardo had the city embracing his “TRAP” movement, PK Delay‘s “dad” branding surfaced and drew a large response with his music, merchandising, and people bought into the experience every chance they could. We pulled together a […]

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JENESIS Anniversary Mix Week 1: ChrisMarsB

JENESIS Anniversary Mix Week 1: ChrisMarsB

JENESIS Magazine officially kicks off its 10th Anniversary season with the 1st of 10 mixes leading up to the 60th issue release.

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Serving Vibes At NYC Venues & On Tours, Ella Hussle’s Demand Is Thriving

Serving Vibes At NYC Venues & On Tours, Ella Hussle’s Demand Is Thriving

Photo by Jake Martin You’ve probably rocked with the party starter Ella Hussle at Sunday Service at The Delancey. Or maybe you let her treat your ears at the magical GURL series heating up Brooklyn. If you were lucky you caught her on tour with Bosco in select cities opening for Yuna last year. We caught up with Ella in […]

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Will Foster Speaks On His New Photography Print Release “Memories Vol. 1”

Will Foster Speaks On His New Photography Print Release “Memories Vol. 1”

It’s been a full year since we featured Will Foster for our Illustrative Excellence column and for the new year he is publishing a 32 page photography book release titled “Memories Vol. 1.”

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On A Mission: Eleven Stanley Productions Founder Njaimeh Njie

On A Mission: Eleven Stanley Productions Founder Njaimeh Njie

Article and photo by Julz Kooser Njaimeh Njie, creator of the multi-platform project Power(ed) by Grace, has once again pushed the boundaries with her new production company, Eleven Stanley Productions.

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Catering To His Listeners Continues To Help JMSN’s Appeal

Catering To His Listeners Continues To Help JMSN’s Appeal

Interview by Thomas Agnew Earlier this year we caught up with JMSN who performed at Club Cafe for the 2nd consecutive year with Mars Jackson and Tiffany Gouche. The strong focus on building up his newly recruited band this year proved to be a good investment and the internet would agree as fans raved on and on about his intimate […]

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Drinking Partners Connect With BOOM Concepts For 92nd Episode “Fuck The Culture”

Drinking Partners Connect With BOOM Concepts For 92nd Episode “Fuck The Culture”

Back in September, D.S. Kinsel and Thomas Agnew joined Day Bracey and Ed Bailey on the Drinking Partners podcast for its 92 episode.

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Let’s Talk: Uncovering The Strength Of Black Depression

Let’s Talk: Uncovering The Strength Of Black Depression

Article by Matt Brown Just last night, a couple friends and I sat around a table along the edge of Philadelphia’s 30th Street Station, spewing personal reflections and engaging in candid and honest conversation. During the routine sit-down chat, the conversation turned to the recent news coming from rapper Kid Cudi.

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Chancelor Humphrey Talks Branding And Marketing To Build KeepPGHDope

Chancelor Humphrey Talks Branding And Marketing To Build KeepPGHDope

Chancelor Humphrey is one of the best at capturing Pittsburgh’s lifestyle. He’s also one of the leaders of pushing creativity in a city that still clutches its blue collar work very tightly.

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