Black Mentifact and a Sense of Place

By Streets
Artist and curator Tionna Nekkia McClodden visited Kevin Beasley’s exhibition “A view of a landscape” with her mother, which sparked a conversation about labor, cotton, and her work as it relates to black mentifact.

A ‘Bird Box’ book sequel is coming in 2019

By Sounds

The Netflix adaptation of Josh Malerman’s 2014 novel was a smash hit back in December

'Bird Box'
‘Bird Box’

The author of Bird Box has confirmed that a sequel to the original book will be published in October. Josh Malerman’s 2014 post-apocalyptic novel was adapted by Netflix for a feature-length film which starred the likes of Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes and John Malkovich. The movie was a huge hit upon its arrival to the streaming […]

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JAY-Z’s ‘The Blueprint’ Added to National Recording Registry

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JAY-Z’s The Blueprint is among the 25 recordings that will be added to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry this year. Released in 2001, the rapper’s sixth album is the most contemporary work on the 2019 list. “The Blueprint demonstrates JAY-Z’s range, from battle raps throwing shade on his lyrical adversaries such as Nas… Read More

Illenium & Loud Luxury Answer Questions Ahead Of Hakkasan Residencies In 2019

By Sounds

Among those with a residency this year at Hakkasan’s properties in Las Vegas, Hakkasan Nightclub, OMNIA Nightclub, Wet Republic, and JEWEL are Illenium and Loud Luxury. These are two artists who have developed their own unique identities, but share many qualities, as well. Illenium just sold out two nights at Red Rocks (and added a third), and Loud […]

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