Another Moment Of Being Young, Afraid & Black In America

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The emotions that crawled over me in regards to the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown went something like this: anger, frustration, depression, hopelessness. The anger rose in me because Brown’s shooting, yet another in a series of systematic executions and public displays of excessive force by the police towards African-Americans did nothing but add […]

Space City Beat Battle XVII Clash at the Capitol [ @SCBBhou ]

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Space City Beat Battle has come to be known for providing an avenue for up and coming producers to showcase their talents. The Houston based premiere music production competition series is taking to Austin for its 17th installment. Space City Beat Battle XVII Clash at the Capitol will take place on Saturday, August 2nd at the Empire […]

#BeyGood Initiative Encourages Giving Back With An “On the Run” Giveaway [@Beyonce @PastorRudyR]

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King Bey will return to the throne she calls home this Friday, July 18th as the On The Run tour makes its way to Minute Maid Park. Beyonce’s love for an admiration of people and culture within Houston, however, might overshadow what is steadily becoming one of the highest grossing tours of 2014. Last week, […]

Trae Tha Truth, T.I., B.o.B, Ty Dolla $ign & More Set To Make Trae Day 2014 Biggest Yet [@traeabn]

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Since 2008, Trae Tha Truth has continued to extend his philanthropy throughout Houston with “Trae Day”, a carnival like event that benefits children with school supplies, game rides, backpacks, immunizations/HIV testing, haircuts and a concert for all ages. Holding the distinction of being the first rapper in the city to be given his own day, […]

Day & A Dream TV: The Boston George Interview [@BostonGeorgeAMG]

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After quickly making a name for himself with the release of his first single “Molly” back in 2012 Houston rapper, Boston George CEO of Authentik Music Group (AMG) is preparing to release his follow up to last year’s compilation of trap tunes in Drug War: Da Brickstape  with the July 9th release of Trappin in […]

Day & A Dream TV: The OG Ron C Interview [@OGRonC @chopstars]

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After Houston Appreciation Weekend, we figured the best way to bring back our on camera interview series was to talk to one of the architects of the event in OG Ron C. For a little over an hour, the OG gets candid with me about his start as a DJ, the difference between his brand […]

Drake #HAW Concert Photo Review [@ozieren]

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Despite the immeasurable odds to get photos of Drake’s Houston Appreciation Show last night at Warehouse Live, the homie Ozieren comes through in true Clucth City fashion and provides the world a glimpse in.

About Last Night: Drake Re-Imagines The Screw Shop, Houston Love For #HAW [@drake]

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Five years ago, inside the ballroom at Warehouse Live, Drake became a thing in Houston. At first, hearing the Canadian rapper mention Houston so much, so often and with so much joy in his voice felt weird. He was an outlier, someone who wasn’t born here clad in a black T-shirt singing the cities praises […]

Jack Freeman – Mr. Incredible [@_jackfreeman @#BLISS]

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Earlier this year, it appeared like Jack Freeman was preparing for a grand return in 2014 after a mostly quiet 2013 with his “50 First Dates” single. But then Jack went quiet. Or so it seemed. It turns out that “50 First Dates” was one part of an elaborate scheme the Houston crooner had planned […]

Download BeatKing’s ‘Gangster Stripper Music 2′ Mixtape [@beatkingkong #gsm2]

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At the stroke of midnight, BeatKing dropped the sequel to his Gangster Stripper Music mixtape. It’s everything you’d want in a sequel: high acclaim, plenty of special guest stars to turn BeatKing’s niche of owning the club and the radio simultaneously up another notch, minor reaches back to the fact he’s a street guy at […]

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