Interview by: Mut Asheru Independent Director / Cinematographer GuGu E. Michaels has seen his share of success in both the film and music industry. Where there is no way, Michaels is sure to make a way in whatever he puts his mind to. He has racked up over 5 awards combined from various film festivals and award organizations such as World Music and Independent Film … [Read more...] about Director / Cinematographer Interview: Gugu E. Michaels on a Black filmmaker’s responsibilities
Dallas film lovers it’s that special time of year again. That time when the Dallas International Film Festival (DIFF) makes it rain! That’s right, a whole slew of films made with a whole lotta love and sweat will show for our viewing pleasure for 8 magical days. What can we expect from the 2018 DIFF this year and were there any new twists and turns in the film selection … [Read more...] about Film News: Dallas International Film Festival 2018 is just around the corner!
Interview by: Mut Asheru Since Hip-Hop began there have been coordinated efforts, albums or movements among artists to call attention to various topics. Whether it be the Stop the Violence spawned 'Self Destruction' track or other iconic songs such as Slick Rick's 'Hey Young World' hip-hop has always been front and center about...THE CALL. That infamous "wake-the-hell-up" … [Read more...] about Music Interview: Hip-Hop artist Paloalto speaks on “4 The Youth” album with fellow rapper JUSTHIS
Indie electro-pop band SECRECIES has been signed to Idol Records and we got our hands on their catchy debut single "Hole in My Heart." A couple of us took a sober listen so that we could offer up our totally professional opinions. Even if you didn't ask for em. Win #1 - Mut Lyrics, lyrics, lyrics because I needed to be reminded just how shitty relationships can be for … [Read more...] about Idol Records announces newest group “Secrecies”
Review by: Mut Asheru Award winning Korean film NEW TRIAL, directed by Tae-yun Kim, is a freaking go ladies and gentlemen! The total package; it had me locked in from beginning to end. Scripting, casting and direction all shine in this intensely touching and entertaining drama. Based on actual life events, the movie tells the story of lawyer Joon-young (played by Jung Woo of … [Read more...] about Film Review: “New Trial” – emotionally well paced and worth the time