We spoke to the musician about his upbringing, today’s creative landscape, and how he’s staying positive during COVID-19.
Chicago poet, rapper and hip hop artist Mykele Deville talked to us about how he is staying creatively active, despite having to stay home.
ST(ART UP) seeks to connect emerging artists to a broader network of creative practitioners to support their growth and encourages the exchange of ideas.
Chicago artist Greg Landfair Jr. AKA Stix is best known as the drummer of Kids These Days, Chance the Rapper and Frank Ocean, among others. He recently partnered up with Chicago rapper Supa Bwe to release a new single “Gucci Polo.” Greg sat down with Jill Hopkins to talk about the single, his production career […]
We chatted fatherhood, making your own lane, and why there shouldn’t be a “Chicago Sound”
Wert turns to his musical side career as a means to tour the country with his family …
“Community is what I live for. I believe we are here to be a light to the community and to serve others.”
“Just be yourself! That’s what I’m all about. That’s my mission statement. Be yourself.”
Fear is fantastic; if you’re trying to do big things, make change, or feel inspired…and you’re not at least a bit scared of what’s to come…you’re probably not pushing yourself hard enough.