Eight Q's with Tucson Hip Hop Festival Speaker: Andres Tardio

Eight Q's with Tucson Hip Hop Festival Speaker: Andres Tardio

Having interviewed a multitude of public figures such as Kendrick Lamar, Khloe Kardashian and Ice Cube for publications like Billboard, Complex, and MTV-News, Andres Tardio has established himself as a prominent journalist in the industry. Respectively, he has also established himself as a photographer. At this year's Tucson Hip Hop Festival, Andres Tardio is a featured speaker and will be discussing his journey in each industry.

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Eight Q's with Tucson Hip Hop Festival Speaker: Soren Baker

Eight Q's with Tucson Hip Hop Festival Speaker: Soren Baker

With over 3,500 articles under his belt for publications including (but not limited to) The New York TImes, XXL, and The Source, Soren Baker's discussion at the 2018 Tucson Hip Hop Festival will not be one to miss as he shares his experience as a white journalist in the Hip Hop Industry. Here are eight q's with Soren Baker.

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What to Keep in Mind When Submitting an Artist Application to Perform

What to Keep in Mind When Submitting an Artist Application to Perform

Last week we began the process of going through every single artist submission for the Tucson Hip Hop Festival. After going through a couple hundred, I made some observations that may be useful to keep in mind for artists who not only apply to perform at our fest but others as well.

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