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8/2/17: Fresh & Local to Perform at Reflective Soul Series' 3-Year Anniversary Show

8/2/17: Fresh & Local to Perform at Reflective Soul Series' 3-Year Anniversary Show

Shout out to Shavon Toombs, Izzy Real, Arcane Thought, Terone Allen, and everyone behind the Reflective Soul Series. They've managed to maintain this multi-layered show for 3 years and are still growing in the music and spoken word communities, now producing other events at new venues as well! 

The Fresh & Local team became part of the Reflective Soul family around this time last year and it's been nothing but great vibes ever since. J.Nolan, Ke Turner, and Greg Lo have all had feature performances and Gumbo Soul Music has controlled...


Ke Turner to Judge at 'Art of Radio' Showcase

Ke Turner to Judge at 'Art of Radio' Showcase

Art of Radio is a new indie artist showcase live at Liquid Lounge in Atlanta, and the brainchild of Hot 107.9 FM's Shar Bates. Performers get to compete for a spot on Battlegrounds live on air which is the station's outlet to choose which new artists has the best song, a radio promotion campaign, and a live interview with Hurricane Dave (VP of Operations for Radio One). The competition goes down tonight (July 27, 2017) so get hyped and show out for your favorite!

Ke Turner from the Fresh & Local team (as...


UmojaLife: An Organization for The Culture

UmojaLife: An Organization for The Culture

 

Urban communities are generally under served in terms of healthcare, literacy programs, and people that generally care for the well-being of the people that live there. Many times, the local heroes that try to contribute to these communities are unsung and tend to fly under the radar. The Fresh & Local team recently had the chance to learn about a new organization by the name of Umojalife. that plans to create initiatives within Atlanta neighborhoods that promote goodwill, health awareness, and business...


Controllerise: Taking Over Atlanta One 'Slice' at a Time

Controllerise: Taking Over Atlanta One 'Slice' at a Time

               

Slice Atlanta on Thursday nights has become the new haven for left of center Hip-Hop Heads that love beats & anime. STLNDRMS, MICxSIC, and Gumbo Soul Music are just a few of the familiar faces you'll see on the scene, but there's much more below the surface.

Now on their 10th Controllerise Vibe Session the event has showcased numerous producers such as Leem Lizzy, Blk Cubes, Maurice Daniel, and many more in addition to DJ's like Empress Rah that are making waves in the city....