Two guest this Thursday 5pm pst! First, we do our first outside-Los-Angeles phone interview w/ UZUHAN, an up-and-coming artist that is the epitome of excellence! As an Atlanta based rapper, Uzuhan brings a fresh & relatable perspective, carving out a musical lane that mixes hip hop, jazz + r&b. He has accumulated millions of views on YouTube & Spotify, as well as being a 2018 featured artist for SXSW and a Grand Prize winner of Kollaboration Star 2017!… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 036 w UZUHAN + YOUNG JV
It’s our COACHELLA show, featuring all the Asian Americans + Global Asians that will be performing at this year’s festival! @coachella is an annual music and arts festival in Indio, California. On this episode we talk about & play music from Asian Americans ( #HER , #AndersonPaak #MrCarmack #SteadyHoliday #Sales) & Global Asians ( #BLACKPINK #HYOKUH #Superorganism #KeroKeroBonito #Perfume ) !
TRAKTIVIST is proud to support this year’s 37th annual CAAMFEST as a Media Sponsor & Co-Presenter!
CAAMFest is one of our favorite yearly festivals within Asian Pacific American Heritage Month from May 9-19! Presented by the Center for Asian American Media, #CAAMFest37 is the world’s largest showcase for new Asian American and Asian Film, Music and Food, this year offering a diverse showcase of over 120 narratives,
We play our live coverage of the @toyotausa Hybrid CARnival produced by @isatv @danakadan. TRAKTIVIST Radio wa the Official House Dj for the entire Carnival and a Co-Curator of Sunday’s ISA Block Party! The CARnival was a 4-day event experience featuring Toyota hybrid cars, interactive exhibits, curated food, giveaways and importantly musical performances by amazing Asian American artists such as Amber Liu, Dumbfoundead, Kina Grannis, Sweater Beats, Shawn Wasabi, FYKE,… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 034 - Toyota Hybrid CARnival
… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 033 w DJ ZO
We interview DJ ZO, one of the most versatile and in-demand DJs! As an international dj, his technical yet party rocking style has led him to dj at exclusive parties for celebrities such as Brad Pitt & Solange, while opening for stars like Drake, Justin Timberlake, & Diplo! We dive into his incredible journey of becoming a dj, while learning about how a supportive community of rappers, dj's, and even a celebrity chef all have contributed to making dj'ing full time an actuality.
We interview GLORIA KIM, a rising artist from Los Angeles, CA known for her undeniably unique tone and her songwriting of smooth melodies, accumulating millions of plays on Spotify, She’s been in writing camps for megastars like Rihanna, Selena Gomez, and The Weeknd, as well as working closely with Grammy award winning producers of artists like Beyonce, Eminem, & Ariana Grande! We explore her musical journey and her very early start in art in the 2nd grade.… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 032 w GLORIA KIM
We interview SHAINA RAE, a New York City based R&B artist with a voice that carries angelic tones with the warmth and strength of a soul singer. We dive into Shaina Rae’s musical journey, including how her classical training almost stifled her songwriting and producing, and why her new music has become a better showcase of her true and authentic sound. We discuss the importance of the college experience, especially attending the famous LaGuardia High School of Music &… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 031 w SHAINA ARE
For all you lovers of Slow Jams and R&B, listen to this mixtape featuring Filipino American artists! From old school classics to future gems, we take you on a 63 minute musical journey that inspires love and celebrates positivity. Playlist below. Free Download!
TRAKTIVIST dj's were asked to create this mix in support of the launch of +6THR3E - a lifestyle platform that celebrates the many talented individuals that contribute to today’s popular culture.… Continue reading +6THR3E: Mixtape - New OPM Edition
This week we have another 2 HOUR SPECIAL show! This Thursday 5pm pst, we interview AUGUST RIGO, a singer, songwriter, and producer of incomparable depth and soul! Signed as a songwriter to Sony/ATV, the world’s # 1 music publishing company, August Rigo has written hits for mega stars like Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, One Direction, Kehlani, & Musiq Soulchild and has also been a vocal coach for America’s Got Talent!… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 030 w AUGUST RIGO + WENGIE + KIANA
… Continue reading TRAKTIVIST RADIO - EP 029 w MIKNNA
We interview MIKNNA, a Los Angeles-based melodic Hip-Hop Electronic R&B duo cultivating a sonic excursion that carries listeners to a futuristic yet contemporary world. In just 2 short years since forming, MIKNNA have accumulated millions of plays on Spotify and have completed headline tours in the USA and Europe! We discuss their journey including the decision to pursue their career as a duo instead of doing it individually. We learn about their debut album "ESCAPE," including the inspiration behind it.