Recently I came across an article that was entitled, 'Why are young people not succeeding in today's world?', and I thought to myself, I view this in the complete opposite way. The article (https://lifehacks.io/why-young-people-are-not-succeeding/) does have a valid point which I will go into in a little more detail but in my opinion, the world … Continue reading Social Media: Good or bad for young people’s success?
Three years after directing his first music video, Marvin Llantada a.k.a. yungtada has established himself as one of the young videographers leading the new wave in hip-hop music video production. Shane McGannon spoke to the L.A. based music video creator to find out who the person behind the camera is and how he turned an … Continue reading yungtada: Hip-hop video director talks working with Lil Mosey, coming from Seattle and dream collaborations
Following UFC 231 in Toronto, in which current undisputed featherweight champion Max Holloway dismantled the previously undefeated Brian Ortega, the debate of who is the greatest featherweight of all time has really heated up. Last Saturday, Max Holloway once again displayed his incredible striking and finishing ability after defeating Brian Ortega via TKO at the … Continue reading Who is the greatest UFC featherweight of all time?
Shane McGannon interviews Irish rap artist UPPBEAT about the changing attitude towards mental health in hip-hop and the importance of an open dialogue. Mental health has become one of the most prominent topics of discussion in modern day hip-hop with artists opening up about their own mental health issues and their personal struggles, including battles … Continue reading The growing acceptance of mental health in hip-hop
We are now in the age where free time no longer means spending time watching television, rather watching YouTube videos or Netflix series; even though both platforms do a great job suggesting new content for us, we still need a bit of help finding shows we like. Finding content through word of mouth will always … Continue reading YouTube channels worth checking out
Before last Sunday's NFL games commenced, news broke that Reuben Foster had been released by the San Francisco 49ers, yet another promising career short lived because someone couldn't stay out of trouble. Foster was released after being arrested on Saturday on suspicion of domestic violence. This is the second occasion since Foster has joined the … Continue reading The wasted talent of Reuben Foster
Earlier on this year, like many other people, I had an 8D music video suggested on my YouTube homepage. Interested by the fact that I had no idea what it could possible sound like, I folded and clicked. For me it was a revelation. Part of the reason I clicked was because the song was … Continue reading 8D audio explained