Meet Culture Hype intern Jessica Smith! She is 21 years old. Born in Austin, Texas & grew up in McKinney, Texas. She is a Junior, public relations major with a minor in marketing at UNT. She is passionate about writing, music, fashion, poetry & art. In the future, Jessica aspires to work as a publicist in the entertainment industry.
Terrence Spectacle is a hip-hop lyricist set to release his sophomore EP, "One Summer Night" at a release party at Cinderblock on March 31. In his new project, Spectacle relives a year of his life in every song.
"If I had a grain of sand for every night I spent singing out my lungs, I might be in an oasis in the Sahara, sipping exotic juice out of a coconut with an umbrella bendy straw."
It's that time of the week again! #MUSICMONDAY is back with a brand new playlist courtesy of Dustin Blocker, Chief Creative Officer (COO) at Hand Drawn Records/Hand Drawn Pressing. A reformed rock n' roller who spends is mornings drinking coffee, days pressing records & nights dreaming about how to press coffee into records. Located inside a 10,000-square-foot facility in Addison, Hand Drawn Pressing is revolutionizing the way musicians press vinyl. With the world's most state-of-the-art vinyl press opening this November, Hand Drawn Pressing is the newest addition to our #TeamHype roster.
Here with 10 tracks from the local record label's roster is Dustin's #MUSICMONDAY playlist titled "The Vinyl Revolution." Tune in on Spotify for some wow-worthy tunes by Andrew Tinker, Bad Mountain, Brandon Callies & the American Revival, Cut Throat Finches, Exit 380, Un Chien, and W.A. Fite. Rock on, people!