Because my friends have made such an impact on my development as a person and artist, I wanted to document male friendships with a distinct lens on queer relationships of color. With the lack of diverse images, Lemon Squeeze specifically showcases some of the complexities that exist within that of Black and Latino Men.
The reason I want to tell this story is to show how relationships, especially friendships, evolve over time. -Ashton Pina
Recent tracks and albums from Raynbow Affair Magazine
On this episode of the Sum'n To Say podcast we are joined by the incomparable DJ Wally Sparks to talk about his roots here in Atlanta and his epic R&B party The Groove. Wally also opines about the nature of "fickle" music fans. Is NYC still the mecca of hip-hop? Can meccas move? We dive into that topic as well. Also, Soulja Boy is a political activist (not really, but kinda?)
Audiomack is proud to present the Drill Symphony with Chief Keef. Always moving music forward, the Drill Symphony was filmed at Henson Recording Studios in Los Angeles, California. With an enchanting ensemble - Summer Swee-Singh on piano, Camille Miller and Yasmeen Al-Mazeedi on violin, Tim Richardson on viola, Eru Matsumoto on cello, and Jon Brick on drums - recording by Jaime Sickora, mixed/arranged/composed by John Cleary, and the whole process shot out by Erikson Corniel, Chief Keef's classics are given new life.