Author Archive for Julian Kimble

GoldLink’s Past, Present, and Future Bounce

D.C.'s fast-rising hip-hop star was a devoted student of rap history. Now, he's making it.

Lineup for Fourth-Annual Trillectro Music Festival Announced

With the lineup came another big reveal—Trillectro has once again relocated, this time moving to Columbia's Merriweather Post Pavilion.

Get Semi-Excited: GoldLink and Shy Glizzy Made XXL’s Freshman Class

Does the honor hold the weight it did in 2008 when it was bestowed upon Wale?

The Breaks: Wale Takes to the Streets of Baltimore

The D.C. rapper joined a march to City Hall to protest the killing of Freddie Gray.

The Breaks: New Music from Ras Nebyu, Uno Hype, and Ace Cosgrove

Plus: a mix featuring sounds from Drake, GoldLink, Musiq Soulchild, Kendrick Lamar, and Erykah Badu

Broccoli City Festival Recommits to Its Healthy-Living Message and Books Erykah Badu

Jaden and Willow Smith will also appear—they "dig the vibe."

The Breaks: A Double-Dose of Oddisee and Wale, the Actor

"All the good ones are taken .. OR somewhere Refreshing a picture that they 2/3 naked"

The Breaks: Wale Earns Second No. 1 Album and GoldLink Announces North American Tour

Wale tops the charts again, GoldLink's going on tour this summer, and Dunson pays tribute to '90s house music.

Wale’s Career Comes Full Circle with The Concert About Nothing

The short-notice show on H Street paid homage to the DMV scene that launched him.

The Breaks: Videos from GoldLink, Wale, and Kaimbr

Plus: A Maryland studio was proud to record a Kendrick Lamar verse.