For the second time in less than a year, Taylor Swift sent signed copies of one of her albums to indie record stores across the county, including Long Beach’s very own Fingerprints.
In addition to a $5,000 scholarship Lopez gets to pocket, the 18-year-old saxophone player will play during the center’s annual Grand Finale Virtual Performance, hosted by Josh Groban.
It’s not uncommon for Deon to work with Snoop on creative projects. After all, Deon was an opener for the rap icon’s set at the Once Upon a Time at the LBC music festival in 2019.
Jon and Julia Halperin did not want to be a traditional record label, so each of his 7” releases is strictly limited to 200 copies on two colorways, 100 of each, and the artists have complete control of the release.
The title’s play on words emphasizes that it’s better to achieve later, than never at all.
Owens used a Yamaha PSR-E233 keyboard as a dressing room practice keyboard during Jack White’s Lazaretto tour in 2014.
“It’s a pretty smart way to get us talking about her new record, we usually feel pretty left out on something this big.”
Deon played basketball at Poly High before donning the stage name of HeyDeon and dabbling in music production. His musical ambitions began in 2014 while messing around with friends, making beats, and tossing in vocals over the melodies.
In the midst of a social upheveal, the musician began to experience his music in a different way.
Born in Hawaiian Gardens and raised in Long Beach, Bad Azz has worked with names like Snoop Dogg, Tupac and Warren G.