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This past week my good friend Jimmy Aka “F.O.A.R” was in town.  After a coupe nights out in NYC we decided to do something productive and shoot a mini lookbook for his upcoming jacket release with Virtue Cotton.  I called my friend from school Chloe and she was kind enough to be the leading lady [...]

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In the past couple months my life has changed drastically for the better.  I moved to NYC, started working on big productions and traveled the country.  I have created a Tumblr to document some of the more day to day projects I am working on.  Enjoy itsbongoboy.tumblr.com.

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Since moving to NYC four months ago my life has changed drastically. I have seen things and met people that will have a lasting impression on me. Below is a video chronicling the past four months of my life. Checkkk it.

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On September 17 2013, Grand Theft Auto 5 was released.  To commemorate the release Rockstar Games recruited the production team behind the music of the game to perform the score live in front of an audience at Lincoln Center. The band included a full orchestra, and artists Alchemist, Woody Jackson, and Tangernine Dream to name [...]

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On October 4 2013 we linked with actor/musician Dirt Nasty at soundcheck, for his show at Webster Hall.  Dirt talks juggling music and acting, Scary Movie 5, cocaine and much more.

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This past week we attended the infamous Electric Zoo and the Fools Gold Day Off in its new home.  The following are film photos we shot at the event.

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On a warm July night we took a trip to SoHo, New York to meet with record industry legend, Mike Dean. In this rare interview with Mike, he discusses his beginning with latin music, first meeting Kanye, Molly being legal and more.  Check it

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On July 17th we invited the number one nightlife photographer, Kirill Was Here to our new headquarters in Alphabet City for a chat.  We talk about his beginnings, champagne facials, getting laid in NYC and more.  Check it.

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I have known Greg Selkoe for years.  Hes always showed support to projects I have worked on.  For those of you who dont know, Greg is the founder and owner of the behemoth that is Karmaloop.com.  KarmaLoop is the biggest retailer of street wear and limited goods in the whole world.  The company is still [...]

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Harlem native Ty Flo is back with a visual for the second single off his Breakfast mix tape.  This song is titled “Amore Vita” which means love life in spanish.  This is one of my favorite Ty Flo tracks, super positive and great view of a teenagers life and hustle.  The video is shot by [...]

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Today Pittsburg native, Dylan Renyolds released a video for his single “Spanish Civil War” which will appear on his debut album later this year.  This is arguably the best work Dylan has ever released.  The song features a really smooth beat and Dylan hitting falsettos.  This song will be stuck in your head, listen with caution.

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On April 22nd Los Angeles based band, 2AM Club paid the Itsbongoboy.com office a visit to perform a couple tracks for the “Studio Sessions” series.  2AM Club brings a diverse array of genres, including hip-hop, rock, electro, rap, and alternative. 2AM Club are now signed to RCA records and are now preparing for the release [...]

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My long time friends Kings Dead (formerly The Dean’s List) today released their highly anticipated single for their upcoming album.  The group has been on a hiatus as of late but are now back in full effect.  This music video is incredibly well done and reminds me of what the quality and creativity of music videos [...]

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The following are a collection of photos I have taken on my film camera since the beginning of 2013.  Photos taken in LA/Chicago/NYC.  

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In promotion Iggy Azalea, for her debut album; “The New Classic” Iggy decided to release a video for her lead single “Work”.  This video may be the most ambitious project I have seen from a female emcee in recent year’s.  Iggy is laced in European couture  throughout the video and spits some vicious verses.  If [...]

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Last month while we were on the West Coast we were able to pay Cali based Artist, Dumbfoundead a visit.  In our interview with Dumbfoundead we talk about his come up, being Asian in Hip Hop and being an independent artist.  Check it.

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Leaf, NYC based MC recently released her debut mixtape “Naked&Wasted”.  Leaf is a dear friend of mine and this body of work does not disappoint.  The most impressive part of the tape is how Leaf can switch from singing to spitting bars without skipping a beat.  Check out my favorite track below and then download [...]

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Proud to present the first video of the year. This video shows all of our adventures on our latest trip to cali. Expect to see some familiar faces.

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2AM club is a band I have been following for about 3 years.  The band is signed to RCA and I can best describe their sound as similar to Maroon 5 with a more hip-hop influence.  Their latest release is a track titled ” Too Fucked Up To Call” and is a late night anthem, [...]

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On January 15th, Cali based rock group The Young Rapscallions performed a headlining gig at The High Line Ballroom.  I have been a fan of the band for about a year ever since the drummer, Chris Mintz-Plasse tweeted about the group.  The show was electric and energetic.  Check out The Young Rapscallions latest EP here.  

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