Yoshi T. is a Japanese-American singer-songwriter rapper extraordinaire. Born in LA but bred in NYC, Yoshi is starting his journey into becoming a household name. Yoshi and I grew up in similar settings, and seeing how he has come into his own as in artist is something that I hold very dear to me. Yoshi manages to show the intimate intricacies of his inner life while simultaneously delivering a dance beat that will stick with you for weeks on end. He is not only an incredibly talented rapper, but he is a prime example of the genre bending wave of new artists ready to take their proper place in the industry.
Lukita is a Gen Z creative based in LA. She is currently the Head Web Designer and Editor at Sunstroke Magazine, an intersectional, GenZine. In addition to web design for Sunstroke, Lukita is currently working as a film actor. In the past she’s worked with ABC, 20th Century Fox, and most recently, HBO Max. She loves working amongst creatives, on or off a set, in front or behind a camera. Additionally to designing and acting, she’s passionate about photography, sustainability, good coffee, good music and traveling. This past month I got to sit down with Lukita and discuss small conservative towns, interests outside of acting and providing space for others.
BY: JOANA MEURKENS Francisco Haye, or better known as Cisco Swank has welcomed his first album “Pursuit Of” into this ever changing music scene. Cisco is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, rapper, and producer born and raised in Brooklyn. Cisco’s work is unique in his ability to present beautifully personal lyrics, incredible instrumentals, as well as deliver … Read moreReview: “Pursuit Of” By Cisco Swank & Tobias Kelly
Divison Untitled Time Untitled Untitled Artist Statement: All the places I’ve lived in have been very temporary. There’s not one place I can call home and feel fully at home. I have moved a lot and will be moving more in the future. Thus, I use my paintings to create unfamiliar spaces that make me … Read moreLoswherever by Srishti Dass
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ASHY is a 21-year-old pop artist. At the beginning of her recording career ASHY has amassed over 1.8 million streams across all platforms, enjoyed chart success & has worked with leading pop producers on both sides of the Tasman. A recent highlight was being interviewed for Apple Music’s platform as their ‘New Artist of the … Read moreASHY “Ego” Music Video
When was a time you felt that you belonged in the punk music scene? And when was a time you felt you didn’t? I have a very vivid memory of feeling completely out of place at a show I went to a couple of years back. I was accompanying my partner, who is a huge … Read moreNavel Grazr Punk Highlight
Temper This is a redraw actually. I struggled with anger when I drew it originally, I hated who I was and who I was calling my friends. I redrew it because she deserved to be expressed like any emotion. Id Describes my desire to be unapologetically true to myself. Bad Trip Essentially be careful what … Read moreCasia’s Chaos
Based Laden’s latest project Dreamwalker is the artists’ first LP and consist of 11 songs. This project really gives the listener an idea of his style and how versatile he is. Along with the release of his project, Based Laden released a video for number 5 on Dreamwalker, “IKWTD” ft. Liindoe. The video tells a … Read moreBased Laden
Alexis Myles is a non-binary artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Infusing spoken word, a ukulele, and a plethora of life-experiences, Myles creates their authentic vision of the world through music. They are the definition of Indie- writing and producing everything on their own, and recently reached a milestone of 40 thousand followers on TikTok. Alexis … Read moreAlexis Myles