ENTERNTAINMENT, MUSIC

IAMCHELSEAIAM RELEASES R&B SINGLE “ PAPERDOLL”

With a New York State of Mind and a Midwestern Spirit, Singer/Songwriter iamchelseaiam, pulls on the heartstrings of listeners with her realist lyrics & soothing vocals on “Paperdoll” the second single (streaming now on Spotify, Apple Music) of her upcoming EP “A Beautiful Mess” (release date TBA). The imagery of “Paperdoll” seems childish,and the content […]

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ENTERNTAINMENT, INTERVIEW, MUSIC

Jet Setting With Bojaq For NEUJAQ EP

NEU-JAQQ’D Neuropunk and Bojaq team up for a truly dense sound experience with NEUJAQ—weaving in sounds and textures across the spectrum of dance, including a hefty taste of action, gaming, and drum ‘n’ bass. In all, an East-Coast-West-Coast collaboration even Midwesterners need to tune in. “It sounds pretty dope, I like it.” -DJ Earl HangTime […]

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ENTERNTAINMENT, MUSIC

Join Multi-Platinum Record Producer Amadeus for the Sitdown

Forecast says that it’s going to be a cloudy day, Saturday, November 25, 2017. Unfortunately for weathermen everywhere, they couldn’t predict the high chances for artists in the tri-state area to receive an enormous amount of enlightening information from Platinum Boy Music‘s multi-platinum record producer Antwan “Amadeus” Thompson. In the past couple of weeks, notable […]

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CULTURE, ENTERNTAINMENT, LIFESTYLE

Presenting Julian Stephen’s Appropriate Culture

Cultural appropriation is a sociological concept of relationships and cultures wrongly adopted, and violated, by other members of another group. At times it is framed as misappropriation, but for Appropriate Culture, it’s the complete opposite. During the month of November rapper-songwriter, producer, writer, actor and director Julian Stephen launches his newest project featuring some notable […]

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ART, SUBMISSION

A Woman…

Although we nationally observe women on a single day, that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t celebrate the many wonders and creativity that exhumes from them during the rest of the year. We all know a woman who has given us life, but there are also women that find themselves much later. Here are a few pieces that […]

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ENTERNTAINMENT, MUSIC

itsENJ ft. NazdaqNYC & OgaSilachi – Celine’s Song

Prepare for itsENJ sophomore single release, bringing back the dramatic soul found in “Good Weave Bad Attitude” with a slight twist. “Celine’s Song” embodies a harmonic fusion of smooth afrobeats and hip hop. The signature blends by itsENJ’s consists of hard hitting drums coupled with an afrobeat undertone, taking us back to their Nigerian origins, while giving […]

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BLOG

Foreshadowing

“We’re going into our second year, HangTime Magazine. I want to try new things, and experiment… But in a way we still grow.” – Ebony Anderson-Brown, Founding Editor It’s 2017, our 45th President of the United States is Donald Trump, and Betsy DeVos is the United States Secretary of Education. As a publication dedicated to […]

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ENTERNTAINMENT, MUSIC

Like That Records Releases Azia’s ‘Nathan’

Missouri-born artist, Azia, was raised in Atlanta, GA and musically influenced by every stop she’s made in between. Although writing has always been a part of her life, she didn’t start recording music until late 2014, and began producing in 2016. After an extended trip in London, she was left broke and went back to Atlanta […]

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EDITORIAL, MUSIC

Bare Canvas Sounds X SOV Presents: Epic Art Party Noire

On January 15, friends and strangers gathered for another installment of Epic Art Party: Noire at the cozy venue, Basement Two Nine. After partnering with SOV’s promising artist, Lono Bristol, Bare Canvas Sounds stepped it up a notch with their delivery for this extravaganza. The epic art party, or EAP, was first brought about a few […]

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