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#STAYWOKE: The Low Cost Of Quality Journalism & Other Random Sh*t I’m Currently Angry About…

#STAYWOKE: The Low Cost Of Quality Journalism & Other Random Sh*t I’m Currently Angry About…

I’m currently contemplating quitting online writing for the fiftyeleventh time in the past year or so. I’m just sick of the okeydoke, disappointments, lies, swiftly declining quality of journalism as well as how hard it is to not only find someone willing to pay you to write something but also how hard it is to [...]

October 14, 2014 Dart Adams Stay Woke 0

#CheyGotKicks Sneaker Tips: How to Restore Yellowed Soles

#CheyGotKicks Sneaker Tips: How to Restore Yellowed Soles

Whether you’ve ignored my advice in my Winter Weather shoe care post or you just have a super old pair of Jays that once featured a glowing icy blue sole, I’ve got the details to revive those yellow-bottomed suckers. There’s a few options and products out there for you to clear up your yellow soles [...]

October 13, 2014 Cheyauna Potter Chey Got Kicks, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

#STAYWOKE: Why “Survivor’s Remorse” Is An Even Bigger Deal Than Anyone Realizes

#STAYWOKE: Why “Survivor’s Remorse” Is An Even Bigger Deal Than Anyone Realizes

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October 3, 2014 Dart Adams Stay Woke 0

Future Sounds: What Makes Banks So Special? + FS Vol. 4

Future Sounds: What Makes Banks So Special? + FS Vol. 4

Unlike your cinnamon apple, Future Sounds is back for good! After taking some time off to travel and discover a lot of new music, I am back to share some of my findings. The rise of the  future r&b genre (sometimes referred to as r&bass or the sad boys soundtrack) has been pretty exciting to [...]

October 3, 2014 Malc [MUSICisforLIFE] Future Sounds, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

#STAYWOKE PSA: No One’s Brand Is Bigger Than Hip-Hop, Rap Or Journalism

#STAYWOKE PSA: No One’s Brand Is Bigger Than Hip-Hop, Rap Or Journalism

Let this edition of #STAYWOKE serve as a public service announcement to every rapper, manager, producer, vocalist, songwriter, artist, writer or creative in general. I do not and will not tolerate anyone attempting to intimidate, coerce or try to use our relationship or friendship as a means to get me to compromise my integrity as [...]

September 19, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

Learn Your Way Around Returns & Warranties

Learn Your Way Around Returns & Warranties

Have you bought something recently, and it broke immediately? Knowing a few key Massachusetts laws can help you get the most out of your products, and more importantly, get what you paid for.  The first thing to understand is Massachusetts return policy laws.  Massachusetts requires that a merchant clearly and conspicuously disclose the store’s refund, [...]

September 18, 2014 Law Gang 99 Problems, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

The #CheyGotKicks Survival Guide to Winter Weather

The #CheyGotKicks Survival Guide to Winter Weather

The days of sticky humidity are long gone and the nights and mornings are getting very chilly. You know what that means; winter is coming! And with winter comes the sneakerhead’s deadly enemy; really crappy weather. Are you dreading the snow? No? Okay, how about the rain that melts snow buildup, creating slush? Who likes [...]

September 17, 2014 Cheyauna Potter Chey Got Kicks, KBB EXCLUSIVE 0

#CheyGotKicks: Nothing Was The Same

#CheyGotKicks: Nothing Was The Same

People are constantly trying to weed out the bullshit in life and aim for the true gold, the diamonds buried beneath it all. This is what I’m bringing to you folks. For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a love for sneakers. I’ve owned kicks through all the trends, in all shapes and [...]

September 3, 2014 Cheyauna Potter Chey Got Kicks, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Pulpit 0

STAY WOKE: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul Pt. 2: The Relapse

STAY WOKE: What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul Pt. 2: The Relapse

Last time, I hit everyone with 12 different artists they can listen to in order to stave off any cravings for new Jai Paul music. I’m back offering six more alternatives in case of a relapse or a backslide. Keep in mind that James Blake and Sam Smith STILL aren’t going to be included until [...]

August 30, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

STAY WOKE: Why Films Like “Dear White People” Are A Necessity In “Post-Racial” America

STAY WOKE: Why Films Like “Dear White People” Are A Necessity In “Post-Racial” America

We’ve made several posts about Justin Simien’s upcoming satire “Dear White People” thus far here at KillerBoomBox. We posted the teaser trailer. We next posted the long form trailer. What we haven’t yet done was the post about WHY this film is so important and why we’re pulling for it the way we are. See, [...]

August 22, 2014 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0