Extended Plays: VAVO

There are no rules when it comes to music. That is the beautiful part. You don't need to conform anymore. You don't need to fit into a neat little...

Extended Plays: AMAAL

Sometimes you just need a song that tells it to you in the simplest form. Lyrics so raw set against a casual beat that pushes the song through you....

Extended Plays: AKASH

New Jersey native and indie hip-hop artist AKASH has just released his third single off of his new album Rooftop Vibes and it is one sexy track. Text...

Extended Plays: RaR

When it comes to a good dance song, there are a few pivotal features that can make or break it. You need that beat. The one that makes you wanna move...

Extended Plays: JDR

The greatest part of my job is the part when the music takes me to places that I have never been. People don't always think about the different...

Extended Plays: BRI

There is nothing like a good songstress on a relaxing morning like this. BRI's sultry vocals have been dancing through the rooms of my home. Making...

Extended Plays: ZALI

The walls we build up around us after heartbreak are hard ones to break down. Believing in the wrong someone and letting your guard down can lead to...

Extended Plays: Trae

This electro-pop singer/songwriter has the right idea. I have been listening to his debut single Back 2 the Start Again and it has just what is...

Extended Plays: Kaeyra

If you are a musician trying to win my heart, here a few simple tips for you to keep in mind. Sing like your life depends on it. Pour your heart out....

Extended Plays: TLUXX

The beautiful part of the EDM scene is that age is irrelevant. It's the one musical genre that welcomes visionaries of all ages into their world....

Extended Plays: ELTEE

The most beautiful part of my job is when I stumble upon a song or musician that I otherwise wouldn't have ever heard before. Take ELTEE for example....

Extended Plays: Dondi

Out of all the musical genres that I enjoy, old school R&B and soul are two of my favorites. Give me some Marvin Gaye or Al Green. Stevie Wonder...

Extended Plays: TALIA

When you think of Paris, you think of the Eiffel Tower, the city of love, bridges, wine...and rock n' roll, right? Well, you will after you check out...

Extended Plays: Mleo

Somewhere between The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Dave Matthews is the music of Mleo. With an infusion of jazz, funk, and progressive pop, it is an...

WOLFCOP 2 CAST PICKS

WolfCop 2 Cast Picks WolfCop 2 has run another successful Indiegogo campaign and will be releasing who their cast picks are soon. I recently sent in...

TURBO KID

TURBO KID Award winning film TURBO KID has released a full trailer and an August 28th release date. This is a story about a boy who follows in...

Bessie Smith

HBO decided to take on the immense task of creating a biopic film on the life of Bessie Smith. Bessie Smith was easily the most popular Jazz Blues...

C2E2 Revisited

C2E2 Revisited Last Friday, I went to the 6th annual Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) at McCormick Place. I went and checked out...
Sonic Highway Detour

Sonic Highway Detour

Sonic Highway Detour If there was one fault in the “Something From Nothing” episode of “Sonic Highway,” it is the omission of Chicago’s...

WOLFCOP

WOLFCOP WolfCop is a Canadian horror comedy film from writer/director Lowell Dean. The film was originally released exclusively to Cineplex theatres...

311 Day and Oatmeal

Today is Wednesday March 11, 2015 but to others it is 311 Day; the unofficial holiday in celebration of the band and it's fans. This year 311...

Zoolander 2

Derek Zoolander and Hansel made an appearance at the Valentino Runway today at Paris Fashion Week. Paris Fashion Week brings out many celebrities...

BATMAN vs DARTH VADER

BATMAN vs DARTH VADER (Alternate ending) Yes you read that correctly; the Dark Knight and the Sith Lord battle it out. Last month the creative...

On The Subject Of 432hz

There seems to be a resurgence lately of some music-based pseudoscience; with the most current being the claim that “A=432” or “Pythagorean”...

The Joker

Academy Award Winner and 30 Seconds to Mars front man Jared Leto is about to take on his most iconic role to date as the Joker in the upcoming 2016...

Living In A Marvel World

With Marvel Studios gearing up to belt out some heavy hitting movies over the next five years, we are all going to see a CGI world unfold by the way...

I’m Here…Now What?

After my inaugural blog post, I had a meeting with our team. We talked about all the different ideas we had for our blog. What do people want to read...

AV Optical Illusion

Alright folks...This is CRAZY! Stare at the red dot between the V in the AV logo for 30 seconds. Then look at a plain white wall and blink really...

The Struggle is Real

Being given the opportunity to write blogs for ArtistView.com was one of the best moments this year so far. Fueled by my passion for the arts, music...