Author Archive: The Artist TL

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UrbanView – A Word From Domz

UrbanView – A Word From Domz

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Guest Column by Urban artist Dominic “Domz” Dominguez Lately I’ve just been doing a lot of growing and maturing. I’ve been staying busy with recording and family. I met a lot of people through out my career and I’m proud to say I feel like I have the team behind […]

By September 5, 2015 Read More →
UrbanView – Truth Through Fiction

UrbanView – Truth Through Fiction

UrbanView By Javier Lopez Truth through fictional stories. D.V Can there be truth behind fiction? The human mind can project images that tell a story only you can relate, sometimes real life and sometimes fictional. Allow your imagination to run wild but never lose focus on realty. Why not share your minds most deepest thoughts […]

By May 6, 2015 Read More →
UrbanView – Jae Havana

UrbanView – Jae Havana

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Jae Havana The interview Javier Lopez: Who is Jae Havana? Jae Havana: I’m a hip hop artist raised in here in Modesto. I’m an average person who loves all types of music, adventures and sports. I’ve been blessed with the ability to write music and lyrics, which I’m grateful for. […]

By March 4, 2015 Read More →
UrbanView – DJ Uniqu3

UrbanView – DJ Uniqu3

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez This month we catch up with the talented DJ Uniqu3 and check out some of the beats that make our local urban music come to life. Javier Lopez: Tell me about your early beginnings when you got started? DJUniqu3: When I was younger, my friends and I would go out […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
UrbanView – Kali Dreams

UrbanView – Kali Dreams

UrbanView By Javier Lopez Kali Dreams 18yr old Kali Dreams is an inspiring up and coming rap artist from young California. This is a story about a young man living the California dream. We begin in a small town Ceres. I met up with him and the first question I asked was.. JL: You are […]

By January 1, 2015 Read More →
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UrbanView

UrbanView By Tru Luv Lopez It has been a busy summer and we took some time to catch up with DJ Dan Aguilar. TL: Tell us how you came into loving the art of DJing? DJ Dan: I remember staying up late to get a chance to listen to and record the late night mix […]

By September 6, 2014 Read More →
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UrbanView By Tru Luv Lopez Hello Modesto its your friend Tru Luv Lopez. It’s hot in the city all month long and on Aug 23rd the Valley’s Biggest Party Celebrates 15 years (XFest 2014). I hope you are ready to have a good time and witness live in concert some of your favorite old school […]

By August 6, 2014 Read More →
UrbanView – DJ Monster Mack

UrbanView – DJ Monster Mack

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Interview with DJ Monster Mack I would like to kick off this 4th of July with special guest DJ Monster Mack, beginning with an exclusive look into his DJ career as it unfolds. TL: How did you get your name? DJM: When I first started DJ’ing, I asked my dad […]

By July 8, 2014 Read More →
UrbanView – Scam Alert

UrbanView – Scam Alert

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Music Industry Scammers As much as there is an abundance of musicians and artists, there are scammers that walk along side of you like zombies in the Walking Dead series, waiting for the opportunity to strike. Do not be fooled. They come in the shape of mangers, producers, engineers and […]

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UrbanView By Javier Lopez Interview with Guda Mac. TL: Let’s begin with respect to when did they start calling you Guda Mac? GM: I started calling myself Guda Mac in 2008. Everybody used to call me “baby boy” back in high school that they got from my mom. I started rapping at the age of […]

UrbanView – Masterpiece

UrbanView – Masterpiece

UrbanView By Javier Lopez Masterpiece Wake up to the sounds that played in your head moments before you open your eyes. The base, the tempo, the kick. This is it. No matter how you go about constructing your composition or shall I say, your music, grabbing the elements that play in your mind then relaying […]

UrbanView – Year in Review

UrbanView – Year in Review

UrbanView By Javier Lopez 2013 has been an interesting ride. This year we covered on many topics and interviews. We touched on subjects such as distributing your music online and your options. I had the opportunity to revisit a band gaining national attention, “Los Reales del Norte”. Interviewed with DJ Luis Dominguez, one of many […]

By December 1, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
UrbanView – Making Music

UrbanView – Making Music

UrbanView By Javier Lopez Making Music- Interview with 2LE Five years ago this rap artist was featured on the Urbans’ CD reviews and since than he continues to make music! With time comes more albums, events and history. The question I was wondering before I began my research; was 2LE still in the rap game? […]

By November 3, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
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UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Hello everyone. I am on the road to Mr. Olympia 2013 in Las Vegas NV. Sitting passenger next to my brothers Beto Sanchez and Jesse Ramirez. Taking this time to reflect on this years’ journey. As many you may already know the yearly Modesto Music awards is back. Many believe […]

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UrbanView – By Javier Lopez Representing your self the right way! Weather you are looking for you or your group to be recognized, booked or shopping to record labels, it is very important to represent yourself in a professional manner. Do not assume that since we are in this music industry, that you can be […]