When Life Gives You Resitance, Grab a Pepsi

On Tuesday , Pepsi, released an ad starring Kendall Jenner as “the white savior” this generation sorely needs with a conceit that was as stupid as it was implausible: The way to achieve peace was by drinking a Pepsi.” The two and a half minute “short film” features shots of diverse (well dressed) people marching…

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Jump Into Spring With The Nowruz New Year Playlist

Today is Nowruz which is the Persian new year. Nowruz, originally an ancient Zoroastrian holiday celebrating the rebirth of spring is a holiday about welcoming a new day filled with blessings. Today, it is a celebrated in many countries that consist of the former Persian Empire from Iran to Azerbaijan to Southern Russia all the…

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On the Rise : Anderson .Paak

Anderson .Paak often refers to his music as a feeling rather than a style. Early on in his solo album Malibu, .Paak states “I bring you greetings from the first church of boom baptists.” Boom bap, being a subgenre of hip-hop, was prevalent in the nineties utilized by artists such as The Roots and Mobb…

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