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CrayonBeats Magazine: Issue 6!

Hello, everyone! After some delay, the wait is finally over, because we released our 6th magazine issue today! This issue has 84 pages, and it’s jam-packed with interviews. The cover features Epp, G_Force, and Tope (order of appearance) of the hip hop trio TxE. I interviewed TxE as a group, and then spoke with each artist individually about their solo careers (CrayonBeats photoshoot by Mike Grippi).

Here is a breakdown of what you’ll find in this issue.

MUSIC:
Tiffology interviews rapper/producer Tope about his life as a solo artist, his most recent album Troubleman, and more
Tiffology interviews producer/rapper G_Force about his music, his catalog, and more
Tiffology interviews rapper Epp about his Chrome Plated Chronicles debut album and more
Tiffny interviews R&B singer Devaney about her Gem Piece EP and more
Tiffny interviews Alexis, a soul singer looking to reinvent herself
Tiffny interviews upcoming singer/producer Adam Josh about his work with Devaney
Tiffny interviews upcoming producer Navroze about executive producing Devaney’s Gem Piece
You’ll find 6 album reviews/suggestions from the two of us, in our “Did You Hear This/That” spread.
Tiffology checked in with some of her favorite musicians, asking them what they’ve been listening to lately in a spread called “What Are Their Top 8 Songs Right Now?” (Including Mr. Dibbs, Cars & Trains, Zavala, Geneva, J.Lately, Poetic Death, Qwazaar, and PremRock)

FASHION:
Tiffny does a spotlight on the streetwear and lifestyle brands Planet Brooklyn Academy and Foreign State of Mind

ART:
Tiffology talks monsters with illustrator Tony Papesh
Tiffology talks with illustrator Aslan Malik about his superhero/supervillain currency series
Tiffny chats with make-up artist Hannah Concannon about her “Face-a-Day” project
Tiffology interviews illustrator Orlando Arocena about his pop-culture Godzilla series
4 Questions: Adam Wallenta — Tiffology asks Adam 4 questions about his work in this spread
4 Questions: Henry Lipkis — Tiffny asks Henry 4 questions about his work in this spread
4 Questions: Kim Byungkwan — Tiffology asks Kim 4 questions about his work in this spread

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* PS: This is our last issue for awhile, as CrayonBeats Magazine will be put on a short-term hiatus. We will make a comeback towards the end of the year, though. Make sure you read and share all of our issues so far. Thank you! *

Written By: Tiffany B.

Music and arts journalist, music curator, and co-boss babe of CrayonBeats since 2008! I've published 3,000+ posts consisting of new music, reviews, and interviews. I also do half of everything of CrayonBeats Magazine, so get familiar with our issues! Aside from being a music aficionado, I'm also a freelance artist/illustrator, a creative soul, a natural born lover, a comic book reader, an optimist, and a bit of a weirdo. I hate writing bios about myself, so see ya.