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4TH & ORANGE: REMEMBERING WHERE HOME IS

Read the full interview on IrvineWeekly.com! 4th & Orange are paving the way for reggae/rock bands all across the nation. The group is spearheaded by lead singer Garrett Douglas and Chris “DJ Irey” Garcia, who are longtime friends hailing from Long Beach. Their overall vibe,…

February 27, 2020
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Q&A | SAVIII 3RD

Read the full interview on Flaunt.com! Saviii 3rd is finally a free man. Completely independent, the East Side Long Beach Crip is determined to be one of the greatests, with the same amount of respect his peers hold such as Nipsey Hussle and Dom…

February 24, 2020
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SLIGHTLY STOOPID TALKS 20-PLUS YEAR LEGACY

Read the full interview on IrvineWeekly.com! Slightly Stoopid has been around for decades and they’re still going strong. On Sunday, February 9, they’ll perform at One Love Cali Reggae Fest at Queen Mary Park in Long Beach. Hailing from Ocean Beach near San Diego, the beach-friendly…

January 3, 2020
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TAKASHI MURAKAMI TALKS ART INFLUENCE AT COMPLEXCON LONG BEACH

Read the full recap on IrvineWeekly.com! This past weekend, ComplexCon returned for a successful fourth year in a row in Southern California. Following their launch of the inaugural ComplexCon Chicago in July, the two-day streetwear and music festival took over the Long Beach Convention…

November 7, 2019
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Hella Juiced: Tayf3rd

Read the full interview on YoungCalifornia.com! Tayf3rd (pronounced Tay-eff-third) represents Long Beach down to his blood. Raised off the likes of Snoop Dogg, Eastsidaz, and Big Boy on the radio, it was only right he became the first artist to sign to the legendary radio…

August 27, 2019
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Tayf3rd Explains His Complicated Relationship With YG

Read the full interview on AllHipHop.com! Tayf3rd talks about growing up in Long Beach, working with YG and getting his own rap career off the ground. Tayf3rd was once close with “Toot It and Boot It” rapper YG and now the “Low Inside” rapper…

August 19, 2019
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Ozuna Headlines Dale Fuego Fest Saturday in Long Beach

Read the full article on IrvineWeekly.com! Ozuna is a global superstar. While Cardi B and Drake lead the rap game, this Puerto Rican singer leads the way for all Latin, reggaeton, Spanish trap recording artists to follow. The numbers speak for themselves, with over…

August 9, 2019
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$tupid Young – Turning Adversity Into An Advantage

Read the full interview on AllHipHop.com! $tupid Young is here to prove he has a place in the rap game.  SHARE COPY LINK TWEET By: Shirley Ju (@shirju) Hailing from the streets of Long Beach, the half-Cambodian, half-Vietnamese MC blew up with his single “Mando” featuring…

November 20, 2018
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ComplexCon 2018 Took Over Long Beach For Its 3rd Year!

Read the full recap on IrvineWeekly.com! Taking place over two days (November 2 and 3) at the Long Beach Convention Center, tens of thousands of fans gathered in the 500,000 square feet space to bring to life Complex’s underlying vision of pushing culture forward:…

November 12, 2018
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Hella Juiced: $tupid Young

Read the full interview on YoungCalifornia.com! $tupid Young is here to put on for all the Asians. Hailing from the streets of Long Beach and changing his life for the better, the 26-year-old is ready to prove his place in the rap game once…

November 1, 2018