Creatives Picks!/Fashion Picks!/Kat's Korner/On Location
This weekend, Kat is headed to Minneapolis for a special #OnLocation experience. Sponsored by Retention Strategy, Kat will be covering their Fall/Winter fashion event entitled Diaspora. Interviews, videos, pictures will be posted as they happen, so make sure to follow her on Instagram and Twitter.
Culture Picks!/Kat's Korner/Music Picks!
Happy MJ Music & Culture Month! We celebrate the King of Pop in a variety of ways this month. In this post Kat looks at the Black power imagery of "Remember the Time".
Event Picks!/Events/Music Picks!
Kat hosts Head-Roc's Chocolate City Rocks series beginning Saturday, August 23rd at The Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage. GODISHEUS with special guest Thaylobleu will perform from 6PM-7PM. All the shows are free and open to the public.
Culture Picks!/LSP Picks!
DC's Farafina Kan celebrates ten years of West African dance and drumming with their newest production, BIRTHRIGHT happening on Saturday, August 16th at the University of the District of Columbia. From their youngest to their most senior, this all-ages production is not to be missed.
Creatives Picks!/LSP Picks!
Our good friend Al Letson has a comic book series that you are gonna love! Check out his new series Imperfect and consider supporting his kickstarter campaign now through August 15th.
Kat's Korner/On Location/Press
Check out Kat's recent appearance on WHUT-TV's "Vocal Point". The topic was Black Music: Style, Stance & Substance where she along with John Murph and Bomani Armah discussed protest music history and current artists.
We have news! Kat has been selected as one of DC's Interactivists for the Guinness Live It Up campaign. Read more on her new appointment and then join her for the first event happening Saturday, July 12th at Blind Whino.
LSP Picks!/Music Picks!
While we still think Hyattsville was robbed, one of our favorite tracks off of Asheru's Sleepless in Soweto album, "Funky DC" now has a video to go along with its Afrobeat hotness. Featuring the Ballou High School marching band a few more familiar faces, Asheru hits a home run for the hometown.
General/Kat's Korner/LSP On The Go
As a guest on WHUT-TV's talk show Vocal Point, Kat shared some of her favorite DMV-based artists that reflect the style, stance and substance often felt missing in today's music. The list of featured artists can be found here. The show will air on Saturday, June 28th at 9 p.m. and re-air on Sunday, June 29th at 3 p.m. Channel 32 on most cable stations.
Creatives Picks!/Culture Picks!/Event Picks!/Events
Let the celebrations begin! Kat reflects on the legacy of Michael Jackson and the upcoming AxelF tribute scheduled Saturday, August 9th at Red Rocks.