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YG politicizes Greenfest concert

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

In 2017, the lines of politicization have been blurred to the point of nonexistence and understandably so. When the president of the United States is the ex-host of The Celebrity Apprentice, it makes perfect sense for the Grammys,...

Sage the Gemini feels love for fans

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Hip-hop artist Sage the Gemini took the stage at San Diego’s House of Blues on Friday, Jan. 27, the night reminiscent of an exhilarating college party with the combination of the nonstop energy and Sage’s young fans.  Pos...

Hip-hop offers needed ray of light

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

Let’s face it, it’s been a year of L’s. With an excruciating election, a number of heartbreaking celebrity deaths and the lamest summer movies in recent memory dominating the news cycle, everyone has been eagerly waiting f...

Local hip-hop scene small but still strong

by Nick Knott, Entertainment Editor

September 2, 2014

When music listeners think of the many hubs of hip-hop, San Diego isn’t normally a city that comes to mind. Sharing the state with places such as Los Angeles and San Francisco, which have given birth to hip-hop legends, makes...