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Jamfeed Article: Why Black Milk’s Shit Don’t Sound Like Dilla


I’m honored to be writing again and thankful to Jamfeed for posting my piece on Black Milk. If you haven’t you should go get Jamfeed the App to keep up to date with all your favorite artists, festivals, and labels.

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Top 5 Albums of 2014


Here are my personal top 5 full album projects from 2014. Sure there was plenty more and few honorable mentions are at the bottom but for one reason or another these albums from start to finish stood above the rest

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TEDxDetroit photo

So there was this gathering a couple weeks ago called TEDxDetroit and I was lucky enough to be in attendance. I debated back and forth about blogging about the event but decided to write this after talking to enough people who

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New Chapter in Detroit

Skyline of Detroit City

So as far as good news goes, this goes right up there with catching a game-winning homerun – I’ve got a new job in Detroit as the web and digital media manager at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD)! I

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Cleaning up the vinyl collection

vinyl collection in crates

This past week has been all about reorganizing and de-cluttering my life. Namely getting the heavy items of my life, books and vinyls, into a more manageable quantity. One of my more obsessive habits is getting vinyl records whenever the opportunity

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Challenge Detroit Finalist

Doyle Marsh

This past weekend was a whirlwind of excitement for the future for me. Professionally at Michigan Energy Options we had a great week and weekend, individually I had one of the most intense interviews days of my life with Challenge

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Mobilize Conference: College to Careers Pathways Detroit 2013

C2CP sign

What a wonderful weekend it’s been! Learning from the many movers and shakers in Detroit has been a rewarding and revilitalizing experience. Millennials as our generation has been named have come together for idea generations sessions, proposals for funding to

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Buddy Wakefield Visits MSU

Buddy Wakefield. A massive persona and two time world individual slam poetry champion. I have been a huge fan since I started writing poetry nearly 7 years ago. The show was held in the Snyder Phillips Hall “LookOut Gallery” which was

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January – The Month of Shows

So many people hibernate and disappear from their local scenes during the winter, and I find this disheartening. I mean the snow is out, sure, the cold can be biting, I get it, but come on people, we live in

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Graduation and the Future

Happy Holidays everyone, Being the day after Christmas it is only appropriate to discuss my personal growth over the past couple of months.  The largest improvement has clearly been my graduation from Michigan State University.  I received my baccalaureate degree

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