#MM: 19 NEW SONGS BY ASIAN AMERICANS 07.20.15

20th July 2015
 

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Check out these 19 NEW SONGS BY ASIAN AMERICANS!

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The Black Eyed Peas - Yesterday

MIKE B - DEGREES

J-REYEZ - U THIRSTY

theWHOevers - Good Thing (prod. by J. Arthur)

Kato - Senses (feat. Scotty ATL & London Jae)

Buhay Cali - Venomous ft Banish

Iam Lennon - First Take Cypher

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The Drums - There Is Nothing Left (TOKiMONSTA Remix)

Hermitude - The Buzz feat.

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Preserve the Asian American Experience

9th July 2015
 

Our community partners at CAAM have started a campaign asking for support of Memories To Light: Asian American Home Movies, an essential program that collects, preserves, and shares the home movies and experiences of Asian American communities from across the United States from the 1920s through the 1980s. Their aim is offer a more authentic and complex portrayal of the Asian American experience through the home movies shot by everyday people and families.

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July Playlist for CAAM

6th July 2015
 

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Start off July with a fresh batch of tracks made by Asian Americans. From Dumbfoundead’s Snapchat story turned music video, to Fort Minor’s 360-degree video, to Mike Relm’s visual mash-up of The Goonies, this set of releases does not fall short of creativity. Plus, check out the Mix of the Month from legendary turntablist DJ QBert!

Check out the playlist here: http://caamedia.org/blog/2015/07/06/july-soundtrack-from-richie-menchavez-of-traktivist/

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KOLLABORATION LOS ANGELES 2015 – JUNE 27 @ DTLA

23rd June 2015
 

Kollaboration Los Angeles 2015

On Saturday, June 27, our community partners Kollaboration Los Angeles will be hosting their 2015 showcase at the Los Angeles Theatre Center in DTLA. This event will also be hosted by Sean Miura, community organizer and producer of the long running Tuesday Night Cafe.

Six talented finalists from all across Southern California were chosen through an intense and competitive round of auditions to compete for the chance to move on to the Kollaboration Star finale later this fall and perform for the national title and $10,000 grand prize!

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Summer Playlist by Asian American Artists 2015

23rd June 2015
 

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Summer has finally arrived! To celebrate the return of our favorite season, we’ve sifted through our TRAKTIVIST archives and created a playlist, in partnership with the Center For Asian American Media, of songs made by Asian Americans such as Far East Movement,  Travie McCoy, Yultron, Emi Meyer, Julie Plug, Magnetic North, and more! Here are 10 songs that will have you grooving all summer long while relishing the warmth of the sun.

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NEW TRACKS BY ASIAN AMERICAN MUSICIANS by CAAM + TRAKTIVIST

11th June 2015
 

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Check out our latest curated playlist for the Center for Asian American Media

http://caamedia.org/blog/2015/06/10/new-tracks-by-asian-american-musicians-from-richie-menchavez-of-traktivist-pt-3/

"In early May, CAAM, in partnership with Richie Menchavez, founder of Traktivist, released the first installment of the top 10 new tracks featuring Asian American musicians.

Check out the newest top 10 tracks by Asian American musicians from Menchavez and Traktivist!"

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Listen: 24 New songs by Asian American artists

8th June 2015
 

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Traktivist.com presents the first installment in our ongoing series presenting the best music by Asian American artists. Here are 24 new and noteworthy releases made by Asian Americans.

 

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Gavin Turek - Frontline (TOKiMONSTA Remix)

Boxed In - Mystery (Pat Lok 'Yukon Soul' Mix)

Kehlani - Be Alright (AR|2 Remix)

The Glitch Mob - Better Hide,

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PLAYLIST: TRAKTIVIST RADIO SHOW #13

7th June 2015
 

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TRAKTIVIST RADIO
Show #13
June 7, 2015

  1. DJ QBert - Razorblade Alcohol Slide
  2. Bambu - Golden Era Shower (with Dumbfoundead, Drunken Tiger JK, Ruby Ibarra, Gloc-9 & Omar Offendum)
  3. Blue Scholars - Blue School
  4. Omarion - Post To Be feat. Chris Brown & Jhené Aiko
  5. Amerie - Hate 2 Love U
  6. Freelance Whales - Generator ^ First Floor
  7. Smith Westerns - Weekend
  8. Jealous Much feat.
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