“TRY HARD(ER)” Empowerment Documentary by Dante Luna

Boston video producer and filmmaker Dante Luna has blessed us with this dope empowerment documentary called TRY HARD (ER) which is meant to do exactly what it sounds like, to help motivate you to try harder. Building self-confidence is incredibly important if you want to be successful so Dante has interviewed Continue Reading

The Perceptionist Official Mini Documentary with Mr . Lif and Akrobatik

I gotta run so I’ll be quick. The local Massachusetts rap and hip hop community wouldn’t be what it is if it wasn’t for The Perceptionists which consists of Mr. Lif, Akrobatik, and DJ Fakts One! A lot of yall youngins that are new to the game and only know of Continue Reading

Classified X / Documentary on the History of Racist Stereotypes of African Americans in Cinema

Recently a college professor suggested that I watch a documentary called Classified X from actor and director Melvin Van Peebles. Now the name rang a bell, but something was off… until it came to me, Mario Van Peebles. Mario was the actor from New Jack City, Ali, and Carlitos Way Continue Reading

“The Contrast of Evil” Documentary/ The Villain Character as a Theory

A brand new documentary from the homie Dante Luna, it looks at the significance of the evil villain or “the other” in movies and shows. Although the villain character is usually recognized, the elements that are required to actually construct this “other”are not examined, and this is where “The Contrast Continue Reading

Edo G, the History of Rap and Hip Hop in Massachusetts/ Welcome To Beantown Episode 5

The Massachusetts rap and hip hop community that we know of today is what it is only because of what it was. Feel me? All y’all youngins that support local acts like Moufy and Cam Meekins need to especially pay attention since this episode of Welcome To Beantown speaks on Continue Reading

1% vs the American People; Koch Brothers Exposed and Park Avenue: Money, Power and The American Dream/ Two Documentaries that Reveal the Truth About the United States in 2012/ 2013

A few weeks ago I watched a documentary called Park Avenue: Money, Power & The American Dream, and I was honestly heated by the time I got to the end of it. I’ve already known the truth behind our so called American Dream, but this was eye opening. The idea Continue Reading

Welcome To Beantown Episode #4/ Edo G talks about the ‘Current Mass Rap and Hip Hop Scene’

Welcome To Beantown Episode #4/ Edo G talks about the ‘Current Massachusetts Rap and Hip Hop Scene’… So here is the fourth episode of the WTB web-series. Unlike my previous episodes, I’ve decided to make them shorter, anywhere from 5 to about 9 minutes. During this episode, the legendary Boston Continue Reading