Understanding Ywada

BY PHONZ L. REYES One of the worst things that could dimmer the shine on a new musician’s  career is being compared to someone in the industry who is already established. As a music enthusiast you want to experience someone new for their own unique sound and talent. Sarasota, Florida native singer and songwriter Ywada (pronounced [...]

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Seeking Sebastian Mikael

WRITTEN BY PHONZ L. REYES It’s often funny when interviewing musicians in person because you never know what to expect as a journalist. Especially with newcomers on the music scene, because you never can quite calculate how far stardom is going to take them. But when you have an ‘inkling’ that the person you are sitting [...]

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Just Audubon

COVER FEATURE BY PHONZ L. REYES When people think of Manhattan, they often think of Times Square, SoHo, and all the other areas of the island that are south of 110th Street. Neighborhoods to the north are often overlooked. But MTV decided last fall to change the perception and often negative stereotypes associated with Uptown Manhattan, [...]

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The Beauty In the Black Era

COVER FEATURE BY DEV GILLESPIE There isn’t one successful music artist you will meet that doesn’t have a story of trials and tribulations that they had to over come with perseverance in order to reach their full potential and make it to the top. Now a solo artist, Dawn Richard has experienced many faces of the [...]

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Welcome To Full Blast Magazine Class Is In Session

The New Brand Of  Team FBM is A Force That Will Shock and Awe in the Media Circles, Official Launch April 1st 2010 Nothing foolish About it…  Class is Mos Def in Session  Happy April Fools Take Notes……

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Posted 24 Sep 2013

Seeking Sebastian Mikael

WRITTEN BY PHONZ L. REYES It’s often funny when interviewing musicians in person because you never know what to expect as a journalist. Especially with newcomers on the music scene, because you never can quite calculate how far stardom is going to take them. But when you have an ‘inkling’ that the person you are sitting [...]

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Posted 24 Sep 2013

Menswear Made Simple

BY PHONZ L. REYES Every grown man knows the daunting task of eventually growing up one day and trading in his fitted cap, Timberlands and jeans for a custom tailored suit. Let’s face it; the suit you wear often determines how far you advance in your career in just about any industry – including music. Men [...]

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Posted 13 Jul 2013

Are Major Urban Entertainment Companies...

AN EDITORIAL PIECE BY DEV GILLESPIE I decided to write this piece because I’m starting to see a trend in the way some “major” companies publicly treat their employees, interns, and guests. One thing I have always admired about Full Blast Magazine is that everyone truly works as a team. From day one I have not [...]

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Posted 13 Jul 2013

Just Audubon

COVER FEATURE BY PHONZ L. REYES When people think of Manhattan, they often think of Times Square, SoHo, and all the other areas of the island that are south of 110th Street. Neighborhoods to the north are often overlooked. But MTV decided last fall to change the perception and often negative stereotypes associated with Uptown Manhattan, [...]

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Posted 09 Jul 2013

The Beauty In the Black Era

COVER FEATURE BY DEV GILLESPIE There isn’t one successful music artist you will meet that doesn’t have a story of trials and tribulations that they had to over come with perseverance in order to reach their full potential and make it to the top. Now a solo artist, Dawn Richard has experienced many faces of the [...]

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Posted 09 Jul 2013

Rollin

BY SHAHIDA ALEXANDER If you’ve watched VH1’s LaLa’s Full Court Life, then you’re familiar with LaLa Anthony’s cousin Dice. But there’s so much more to Dice then the shenanigans displayed on the reality television series. Candice “Dice” Dixon is actually a celebrity in her own right, and using her celebrity to inspire and empower youth coming [...]

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Posted 09 Jul 2013

Hot Like Fire

BY PHONZ L. REYES Seattle is synonymous with music from musicians like Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Jimi Hendrix and now Lombardo. Born Michael Lombardo the Seattle native is destined to be the next best thing to come out of the city and set the music world a blaze. Lombardo has an eclectic music palate which infuses Pop, [...]

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Posted 09 Jul 2013

Freedom to Dream

BY HANNIBAL ALEXANDER It takes a special kind of person to risk a comfortable life to pursue a dream, San Francisco Club Star L10 is one of those special people. After years of living a nine to five lifestyle and putting his dream of being a singer/entertainer on the backburner, he risked it all to complete [...]

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