A Final Quest: ATCQ’s Red Rocks show is their last ever in Colorado

Hip-hop turns 44 today, and what better way for Colorado to celebrate than having hosted A Tribe Called Quest on the eve of its inception? It was a bittersweet night, one filled with classics as well as new material from one of the flagbearers of 90s hip-hop. Before getting too sentimental from the jump, let's … Continue reading A Final Quest: ATCQ’s Red Rocks show is their last ever in Colorado

Mental Health struggles happen to everyone, including my favorite rock band

"Parks and gardens seem to be places of untold sadness. The sound reverberates as linkin logs crash to the ground, echoing the loss of passion as breaths are extinguished harshly." Chris Cornell died on May 18th, 2017. Chester Bennington died on July 20th, 2017, which also happened to be Cornell's birthday. Birthdays, holidays and other special … Continue reading Mental Health struggles happen to everyone, including my favorite rock band

WORLD PREMIERE: Does Vocabulary Equal Success? A Hip-Hop Investigation

There are a number of ways in which a rapper can be successful; they can sell out shows, they can curate a huge online presence, and they can promote themselves in various other ways. One thing that we tend to forget when listening to these artists is the actual craft of rhyming. Despite the relative ease … Continue reading WORLD PREMIERE: Does Vocabulary Equal Success? A Hip-Hop Investigation