Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017!

23rd April 2017



The 33rd Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival will be presented April 27 through May 4, 2017 at the Aratani Theatre at the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center; Directors Guild of America; Downtown Independent; Tateuchi Democracy Forum at JANM; CGV Cinemas; and additional cinemas in the Los Angeles area. A key highlight leading up to annual Asian Pacific Heritage Month activities, the Festival is produced by Visual Communications,

Continue reading Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017!

TRAKTIVIST @ CAAMFEST 2017 - Directions in Sound w/ Kollaboration SF

18th April 2017

Thank you to Anton Delfino for documenting Directions In Sound for CAAMFEST 2017 in San Francisco.


The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences to the broadest audience possible.


Kollaboration is a non profit organization that aims to promote a strong Asian American presence in entertainment and media.

Continue reading TRAKTIVIST @ CAAMFEST 2017 - Directions in Sound w/ Kollaboration SF


23rd February 2017

Just around the corner from March 9-19 is one of our favorite yearly festivals CAAMFEST! Presented by the Center for Asian American Media, CAAMFEST is the nation’s premier event showcasing and celebrating bold and vibrant Asian American stories and storytellers.

TRAKTIVIST is proud to support this year’s 35th annual CAAMFEST 2017 as a media sponsor, co-presenter of two films, & a performing artist!

Continue reading CAAMFEST 2017!


5th February 2017

Grammy 1280x720

Congrats to all the 2017 Nominees for this year's Grammy Awards! We've put together a Spotify playlist & list of all these talented Asian & Asian American artists.

Album Of The Year
Drake - Views
Production by: Dwayne "Supa Dups" Chin-Quee

Best New Artist
Anderson .Paak

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Sia Featuring Sean Paul - Cheap Thrills

Best Dance Recording
The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya - Don't Let Me Down

Best Rock Song
Metallica - Hardwired
Guitarist: Kirk Hammett

Best Urban Contemporary Album
Anderson .Paak - Malibu

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
Dierks Bentley Featuring Elle King - Different For Girls

Best New Age Album
Peter Kater &

Continue reading GRAMMY AWARDS 2017 NOMINEES


8th January 2017

2016 collage 1280x720

2016 was an incredible year, truly one of the best years ever! Shout out to my Transparent Agency family, all the Artists who trusted us to be part of their projects, and our Community Partners and Friends for all the love, support, and collaboration!

2017 is looking to be a tremendous year!

Continue reading 2016!


24th October 2016


For this #MusicMondays, we are dedicating it to the group the dance & pop world is currently buzzing about: Far East Movement. Last Friday, Koreatown EDM pioneers Far East Movement released their third studio album Identity worldwide, which has since become the #1 album on the iTunes dance charts! With the 11 track project, Far East Movement aligns the stars from East to West as they’ve collaborated with both renown American artists and electrifying Asian heavyweights including Macy Gray,



10th October 2016


Music Mondays! Check out these 42 new releases from our music community! Plus our two picks for Mixes of the Week!


Bruno Mars - 24K Magic

Closer - The Chainsmokers ft Halsey (Kina Grannis ft. Harry Shum Jr.)

Hayley Kiyoko - Citrine EP

Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun - Marie Digby Cover

The Weeknd ft Daft Punk - Starboy (Nuge Cover)

Jasmine Lee - SUMMERTIME

"Moonlight" - Ariana Grande Cover by Cilla Chan

We Don't Talk Anymore - Charlie Puth feat Selena Gomez (Cover by Travis Atreo)


NE-YO - Queen

Jasmine V - Gimme More

Frank Ocean - NIGHTS (cover by Ryan Mitchell Grey)

Love Is A Losing Game - Amy Winehouse (cover by Drea Rose)


Jay Som - Ghost

Dia - Golden Years

SALES - for you

Charlie Kim - ROCK AND A HARD PLACE ft.

Continue reading #MUSICMONDAYS: 42 NEW SONGS + #MIXESoftheWEEK 10.10.16

Asian American Music & Radio