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October 2016

October 2016

October is the beginning of fall. A new season is upon us and it brought changes. Each member of TM has hand selected songs for this month. Listen to the full playlist here x. Fake I.D. – Joyce Manor Fake I.D. was the first single released from Joyce Manor’s new album titled ‘Cody’. Their album dropped and after a few listens, this track [Fake I.D.] is still […]

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Interview: Hippo Campus

Interview: Hippo Campus

Hippo Campus is a four piece indie-rock band hailing from the Twin Cities of Minnesota. They’re a band with a unique sound, infectious guitar chords, and now, horns, as heard in their newest single, “Boyish.” A full crowd awaited the band as they prepared to play at one of the four stages on Saturday, at Music Taste Good. Once they were on, the crowd was buzzing […]

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Music Taste Good – Day 2 Recap

Music Taste Good – Day 2 Recap

Music Taste Good was Long Beach’s first inaugural music and food festival that was held in the city’s downtown streets on the weekend of September 23-25. Four stages and various food vendors were ready and set for Day 2 of the festival. Vendors from the city came together for one weekend with delicious options from burritos to gumbo. Music Taste Good was packed with attendees. The […]

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Shots: The Ceremonies

Shots: The Ceremonies

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of shooting photos at Hands Off The Wild – a benefit concert centered around raising money for organizations that help in the fight against poaching in Africa. The headlining band for the event was The Ceremonies, from Los Angeles, California. Not only was the night was filled with great company and information surrounding the charities the event was helping, […]

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Vince Staples: Prima Donna

Vince Staples: Prima Donna

Vince Staples is not someone to be slept on, so if you have been up till now, then you are about to get woke one of the rappers that are truly a standout in their craft. Staples stems from north side Long Beach, 65th and Obispo was his territory. He gained some recognition towards his way when he worked on projects with rappers like Mac Miller and Earl […]

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Bad Suns: Disappear Here

Bad Suns: Disappear Here

Remember that one band that made a song about heart failure? After a two-year hiatus from the music-making scene, Los Angeles alt-rock band Bad Suns made an incredible comeback with their newest album titled Disappear Here. The anticipation for Bad Suns’ sophomore album first came about in June of 2016 when the band began tweeting things like “We are pleased to say that we have […]

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Artist To Watch: The Walters

Artist To Watch: The Walters

Imagine sitting by the beach, the waves crashing against the sand and the warm sun setting along the horizon in front of you. The sunset is vibrant and alive, with colors so saturated and wonderful, you wonder to yourself if what you’re witnessing is real life and not just a magnificent painting. Imagine the sound of rain gently tapping on the window besides you as […]

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September 2016

September 2016

Summer is over, even though in California the sun is shining 90% of the time. School has started, which starts the “I’m doing so many things at once” phase of life. But music never stops evolving. This is the month of new records and singles, so here’s to you September. Don’t let me down. My ears and heart are ready. Listen to our monthly playlist […]

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Frank Ocean: Blonde

Frank Ocean: Blonde

I know I am about 2 weeks too late on dropping this article in decent timing, but school and life gets crazy just a little sometimes. On the other hand if you think this article on Frank Ocean’s highly (HIGHLY) anticipated album was not coming, boy get it together you were wrong. I was 16 I believe when Channel Orange released and now with the release […]

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August 2016

August 2016

August is the month that officially closes summer. Relaxing ends, and it’s back to regular business, no matter what you’re doing. Time to focus. But for now, keep enjoying fun in the sun with our monthly playlist. Listen here x. You Don’t Get Me High Anymore // Phantogram Last I’ve heard of the duo, Phantogram their single, “Fall In Love” was on the radio. Two […]

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