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Gaby Moreno of 7octoberz

[CV] Hi Gaby. I really appreciate you taking the time to answer some of my questions and I’m looking forward to reading your reply. For those of us unfamiliar with you and your platform, please introduce yourself. [GM] I am Gaby aka 7 Octoberz aka Spooky Mistress. I am just a movie and music lover! San Diego native and a creative individual. [CV] How are you doing and how have you been occupying your time in quarantine? [GM] I’m still working ...
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Nate Whitsell – creator of « #SDLovesHipHop »

Nate and I continue our discussion of hip-hop culture. I also learn that, Nate is actually an aspiring emcee himself with a body of work to back it. Our conversation takes yet another turn when I remind him of the time when we had first met and we spoke about something that I found especially intriguing that combines both of his passions – teaching & hip-hop and the repercussions of it on his students. We also discuss various free educational ...
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Savon Slater – creator of « The Need to Know Podcast ...

Savon talks about his come up in the broadcasting industry, the creation of The Need to Know Podcast, meeting his cohosts, the dynamics of conducting business with friends, marketing on social media, analytics pressure and much more. He also shares a few inspiring personal life anecdotes that lead into a solid advice for aspiring creators. « » Savon shares a story about how his tweet @ Joe Budden lead him to an opportunity to work behind the scenes of The Joe Budden ...
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Legends Never Die

Good evening ladies and gentlemen. How’s everybody doing tonight? Last Saturday was one of the most festive nights in San Diego as people congregated in every boozy establishment to pay their respect to Saint Patrick. Some raggers paid so much homage to Pat, even the cops pulled up. Which made me wonder, why do people drop so much cash on admission fees to San Diego Zoo when there’s so much wildlife to observe for free in downtown. There’s just something ...
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Ric Scales vs Knox Overstreet Rap Battle, May 21st, 2017

The more time I spend stopping around downtown San Diego the more I realize how much talent our community truly breeds, especially in the hip-hop scene. Just last Saturday I attended Biggie & Tupac Tribute Exhibit + Rap Battle at Just Another Gallery – a high end art gallery and glass art exhibition. The battle was hosted by Ramel J. Wallace, and was by far one of the most unique hip-hop events I have had the pleasure to be a part ...
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“Go” by Real J. Wallace, produced by Dayfade

A few weeks back I’ve had the pleasure to attend Black Xpression Night at ThChrch in Barrio Logan where I’ve witnessed a number of performers get on the mic and spit some of the most beautiful and heartfelt poetry and bars. One of the performers that was in attendance that night was Ramal J. Wallace, otherwise known as Real J; who is in fact a co-owner of ThChrch and a highly regarded emcee and philanthropist in San Diego community. The second ...