RESPECT. Interview: MK Asante

As a decorated author, promising filmmaker, and powerful lyricist, MK Asante is becoming a dynamic voice of literature and Hip-Hop culture. MK’s critically acclaimed memoir, “BUCK” has had a profound impact across a multitude of mediums. The detailed account of Asante’s life and experiences...

RESPECT. Interview: Daye Jack on New Album “Soul Glitch”, Atlanta & His Fears

A day after his listening party, Daye Jack and I sat on the ninth floor in the building where Warner Music Group is situated to converse about “Soul Glitch”, his musical influences, new music videos and more. During our light discourse, the nineteen-year-old Nigerian-born, Atlanta-bred...

Interview: MURS Talks ‘Have a Nice Life’ with Us

Murs recently met up with us to talk about his Strange Music debut Have a Nice Life. The 14-track compilation serves as a collection of personal anecdotes, observations, and forward thinking that make for a great album. Check out our conversation about it below. Anyone who follows MURS knows...

Interview: Manolo Rose Talks ‘Concrete Rose’ Mixtape & Being Inspired By Movies

A few days ago, Brooklyn's Manolo Rose made a trip to Boston for a day long promo run that included a meet and greet at Laced, the city's premier boutique for streetwear, high end sneakers, and world class celebrity meets. Along with taking photos with fans, the "Run Ricky Run" hit maker did...

Quick 5 With Blaze Indie LA

1. What is the Blaze Indie L.A Show and how did it come about? The show started out as a Web Series and Radio Show dedicated to keeping the BAD MUSIC out of the Universe by giving honest and knowledgeable criticism to the hobbyist artist and putting GOOD MUSIC on the map by gaining exposure...

RESPECT. Interview: Gobi Rahimi Discusses Tupac, ‘7 Dayz’ Film and More

This year will make it 19 years since the passing of Tupac Shakur. Today would have been his 44th birthday. With so much time passed, it would be assumed that Tupac would be a long lost memory by now but it seems that as the years go by, the more he becomes relevant. Tupac's predications on...

RESPECT. Interview: Breezepark Speaks On The Success Of Virginia Music Artists & Their Upcoming Album

 We recently sat down with Virginia-based collective Breezepark. We talked about Virginia's music scene, success, their recent visual for "Stay Up Late," and more. In case you never heard of them, the four-member collective has received a cosign from VA's finest, Pusha T, so they're well on...

RESPECT. Interview: DJ Young Music

DJ Young Music is meticulous when forging a new wave for the youth, but doing so with the foresight of a vet. As the youngest artist to acquire a major distribution deal with eOne, his own label DYMG, two signed artists, (Frank Benz and Da-Rai) and a spot in the upcoming Ultimate Mad DJ...

RESPECT. Follows Dylan Owen on the Road to His New EP ‘There’s More To Life’

I guess our generation's musicians are lucky that their voices can project so clearly across the world as long as people believe in them. Artists like Dylan Owen make it clear that no amount of corporate marketing can quite replicate the potential of a microphone, a laptop and a...

RESPECT. Talks With UK Music Man Cadenza

  Catching up with UK artist Cadenza, the young producer known for turning classic samples on their heads gave us a deeper look into his versatile world and how he has his hands in a bit of everything. As a producer, DJ, manager and just overall orchestrator of connecting the right...