In the summer of 2013, I worked as a music intern for Creative Loafing, an alt-weekly in Atlanta. Here are some of my favorite blog pieces I wrote:
A cornerstone of East Oakland’s hip-hop scene of the early-to-mid ’90s, Souls of Mischief came together while its members were still in high school. The Bay Area natives have been delivering raw hip-hop, using rap as a medium for storytelling rather than boasting about personal assets.
Anyone who has ever watched a Bollywood movie will know that the typical film is a musical of sorts. Unlike the largely supplementary role of music in Hollywood cinema, Bollywood film music is essentially a musical genre all its own, drawing influences from almost every corner of the music world.