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Thriftncouture’s 4 Tips for Successful Thrifting

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Written by Monique Johnson, Founder of Thriftncouture Shopping in thrift stores is a fun and rewarding way to gain access to unique and affordable fashion. However, uniqueness and affordability are not the only two benefits of thrifting. If your shopping trip is successful you will find staple pieces that you can wear with multiple outfits, […]

Take a “Praise Break” with Daniel Caesar

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Written by Taliah Feldi of Taliahvibes.com Daniel Caesar is an up and coming singer and songwriter that is destined to break out. The Toronto native is not like the other singers that are rising from “The 6″ with hazy tones and uninspired lyrics, instead Caesar digs deep into his life with his songwriting. He dropped a stellar three-track mini […]

“SYNERGY”: Exploring Man & The Machine w/ S.T.A.R.C.H

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Written by Harvey Leon, Founder of www.starchedsuns.com There’s something to be said about man and the machine…Indeed, there’s actually much to say on the subject; there are entire schools of thought devoted to studying the nature of this ever-changing relationship. To put things in perspective, I’m speaking of humanity’s relationship to technology, the broad definition of […]

Logic: “Under Pressure” Album Review

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Written by Mateo Toro of Mindovermattertv Logic’s full-length debut Under Pressure is indisputably the best debut album of 2014. I know that is a bold statement. Let me explain. The Maryland emcee is able to paint pictures, spread positivity without preaching, and use narratives to tell a story the way an impeccable film does. Although […]

Soundtrack 63 Comes to Manhattan

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Written by David Nazario Those in and around New York City had the opportunity to be a part of a very special event in Manhattan last weekend. Presented by Soul Science Lab, 651 Arts, and Elektric Breakfast, Soundtrack ’63 made its way to The New School backed by a 18-piece orchestra and accompanied by a group of talented vocalists and Hip […]

Chrisette Michele is “Super Chris”

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Chrisette Michele is back with a new visual for her song “Super Chris”. Directed by E. Mackey, the black and white video is simple yet effective, and goes perfectly with the stripped down tune about self empowerment (#MuteSalute to Rachel McSween who can be seen dancing in the video). “Super Chris” is featured on Chrisette’s […]

Jessie J Gets “Personal”

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In preparation for her new album, Sweet Talker, which will be available in the states on October 14th and in the UK a day earlier, Jessie J has recently released a new song entitled “Personal”. Co-written by Elle Varner and Jenna Andrews, the ballad finds Jessie J second guessing herself for getting a little too […]

New Fergie & DJ Mustard: “L.A. Love”

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Written by Taliah Feldi of Taliahvibes.com It’s been nearly ten years since Fergie’s debut, The Dutchess dropped, but she is now making a comeback. The Fergalicious singer teamed up with West Coast hitmaker DJ Mustard for her first single, “LA.Love”. “LA.Love” is an upbeat/radio-friendly track that inspires everybody around the world to say “La La La La”. […]

Cormega In-Store @ Fresthetic

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Presented by Classic Material NY, shopping and retail art gallery, Fresthetic hosted the “Cormega Takeover” in-store album signing over the weekend. The event, which took place in Brooklyn, allowed Hip Hop fans to stop by the gallery to meet Cormega and also pick up a signed copy of his latest album, Mega Philosophy, as well as one […]

Alicia Keys Launches “We Are Here” Movement

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Written by Ashlee Chanelle The powerhouse singer, songwriter, and philanthropist that is Alicia Keys recently posted a nude photo of herself (and her pregnant belly painted with a peace sign on it) on Instagram for a much deeper cause than publicity, attention, and controversy. The songstress is hoping to bring awareness to many global issues, including: gay rights, […]

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