DEBUT PRE-RELEASE OF “SOMEDAY” BY S.C.R.D. ON RAPSTATION.COM TONIGHT!

Official Worldwide Release Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 New York, NY (June 23, 2015) – S.C.R.D. (Sweet Chuck and Ravin Dave) will officially release their debut studio single, titled “Someday” on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. The record release includes three versions (Dirty, Radio Edit, Instrumental) and will be available through a year-long contract with TuneCore for global distribution … Continue reading

Star Spangled Banner 2014 (Ravin Remix)

As I was walking up 2nd Ave. today on my way back from Brooklyn, I found myself whistling the Star Spangled Banner. Which then got me thinking, about Jimi, which then led me to thinking about freedom and how fortunate we are here in the US, which finally led me to think about making a … Continue reading

It sucks to be ‘just’ a DJ

It sucks to be just a DJ. No seriously, if you can’t be the number one DJ, or the best DJ, known for something, then you need to be the fucking cool DJ, or the really hip DJ with a lot of fucking people who like you for some reason or another. In the least … Continue reading

The Movement of Sound

#TRANSFORMTODAY

DJ JOURNEY – “I feel that to be great, you need to study what is greater. And, I’ve spent the past years of my life, studying, watching, looking around, paying attention to my environment, co-existing, not saying a word; until I got to a level of, confidence and I got to a level of knowing … Continue reading

“I realize we spent countless hours…”

MARK COLANGELO – “I love making music, but make no mistake; it’s hard work.  Invisible Garden has put out two EP’s. Looking back, I realize we spent countless hours writing, recording, and mixing, but virtually no time promoting. That part was boring, and I didn’t think it was important.  I used to believe that good … Continue reading

Keys to Success: Quality Work and Truth

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DAN MUNOZ – “As an independent artist, the key to success is putting out quality work, and always being true to yourselves. That will shine through in the music and more often than not, people will be drawn to that realness and truth.“ That is the truth, over the past couple years, KB Jones and … Continue reading

#TURNTHINGSUP

#turnthingsup

Ever since first playing the alto saxophone when I was nine, throwing my first party in seventh grade, my first dj gig in eigth grade or leaving the corporate marketing world in my early 30’s to start a band, music is a part of my life that I am the most passionate about. And some … Continue reading

#ArtistEngage

#ArtistEngage began as a small project and test concept inspired by conversations, pop-up panels and a notion of #hacksxsw all which manifested at the end of 6th street in a rented warehouse during SXSW13. The b-giv social good lounge, sponsored in parts by Dos Equis, Pepsi and Hootsuite, hosted the likes of many musicians, artists, … Continue reading

Press Pause Play | Being an Artist in 2013

Being an artist is not easy these days. Nor is life that easy for marketers or consumers as well. Through my daily roller coaster quest to develop as a professional creator, I constantly seek feedback, engagement and inspiration. Here is a great film that really captures the challenge and opportunity of being an artist in … Continue reading

Friendship is changing.. For Better or Worse?

Friendship

For better. We are evolving. But that’s just my own pov. “If you address either boyfriends or money.. Then I’m not coming home for thanksgiving!” Were the words echoing in the the hall from my friend shouting at her mother through the phone. “We are 21, 23 and 24..If we come home with a friend, … Continue reading