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We spoke with the multi-media artist, and soon to be film director, about the Afrofuturist cyber punk journey he’s taking us on

Grammy Award winning musician and international recording artist Isaiah Sharkey talks about the importance of spreading love and positivity in music.

At a time when Reggaeton is topping the charts globally, while Puerto Rican people are making headlines for their struggle for autonomy, Lester Rey’s new EP “Epifania” provides a perfect soundtrack for the new era of discourse on social justice, search for new identities, and new experiments in cross-cultural interchange. Lester seamlessly blends the musical […]

Tobi Lou talks about breaking through creative barriers with the release of his latest album “Live on Ice.”

Hailing all the way from Australia, G Flip traveled out to Chicago for Lollapalooza 2019. She spoke with Vocalo about her upcoming album “About Us,” what inspires her music writing, and her first love: drumming.

Ross Golan is a multi-platinum pop songwriter whose credits include “Same Old Love” with Selena Gomez and “My House” with Flo Rida. His own solo project is a one-man concept album about a man who’s been wrongfully accused of a crime.   Ross has been traveling around the country performing this album in living rooms […]

Roy Kinsey’s latest single “Fetish” explores the overlapping experiences of both racism and sexuality that he has dealt with throughout his life.

“South Side” creators and cast join Jill to talk about focusing on the positive in their new Comedy Central series, which highlights all of the love that Chicago’s south side has to offer.

Wakandacon is an Afro-futuristic fan convention that celebrates Black culture and is back in Chicago for its 2nd year on July 26-28 at Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. The convention includes panel discussions among thought leaders, a small black-owned business vendor mall, a cosplay parade, gaming competitions, children’s gallery and more! Jill Hopkins spoke with the […]

Mike discusses PIMP the movie, working with Brad Paisley, and his upcoming hour comedy special airing on Amazon Prime


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