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Intellectual Lyricism in Hip-Hop: Rashid Qandil

Monday, August 1st, 2016

For the past seven years, Rashid Qandil has helped put artists on local stages through LOBOTOMIX, a local hip-hop advocacy group. Although he’s seen the hip-hop scene ebb and flow, right now he says Birmingham is experiencing an unseen rise in this kind of music.

Pushing Boundaries: Anna Thomical of Zenosyne

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Anna Thomical has been obsessed with music as long as she can remember, but it wasn’t until four years ago that she first picked up the guitar.

Garage Punk: The Burning Peppermints

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Take two parts White Stripes. Add in another part garage punk that makes you want to get up and move, and you have Dirty Rainbow!!, the 2015 album release from The Burning Peppermints.

A Different Kind of Rap: Eugenius Neutron

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Eugenius Neutron is making a different kind of rap. “Hip-hop is a cultural lifestyle that can bring about positive influence, knowledge of self, and initiative to change our current social structures,” he says.

Soul Deep: Ashley Sankey and Company

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Music runs just as deep in Ashley Sankey’s blood as it does her soul.

Four Dessert Recipes to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Calling all lovers of sweets. You’ll be sure to find something on this list that suits your tastes.

Not your average trivia: Lochamy brothers host BJCC rendition

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Birmingham Mountain Radio’s Lochamy Brothers will host a variety show with trivia, celebrity guests and live music at 7 p.m. July 30 at BJCC’s Forum Theater.

Sloss Fest 2016 Mixtape

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Get ready for Sloss Fest 2016 by listening to our mixtape of artists you’ll see on the stages this weekend.

Five Cocktails To Try After Work

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Check out our roundup of five Birmingham cocktails that should be next on your list to try.