IRIE™ Magazine | ROCK - OSMOZE x HIFANA
Rock, 2019, December 2019

ROCK – OSMOZE x HIFANA

OSMOZE x HIFANA Death on Wheels Meet Alexandre OSMOZE Brakha… Art Director, Director, and Visual Artist extraordinaire. Originally from Marseille, France, OSMOZE now makes his home in Japan. I’ve personally known OSMOZE for more than 15 years and his work never ceases to amaze me. There’s a saying that we artist live by… ‘You’re Only […]

IRIE™ Magazine | REGGAE - Kingfisha
Reggae, 2019, December 2019

REGGAE | Kingfisha

Kingfisha Dub Aficionados Internationally acclaimed dub aficionados KINGFISHA have been crafting their own blend of modern reggae for nearly a decade. Seductive, polished and undeniably catchy, the KINGFISHA sound is defined by its distinctive mix of deep all-encompassing rhythms, compelling synth lines and treated drums – all topped with an understated soul vocal. The band’s […]

IRIE™ Magazine | ROOTS - Sojourner Truth
Roots, 2019, November 2019

Roots | Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth CHRONICLE: c. 1797 – November 26, 1883 Sojourner Truth was an African American evangelist, abolitionist, women’s rights activist, author and former slave. Sojourner Truth was born Isabella Baumfree in 1797, a slave who lived a miserable life, serving several masters throughout New York before escaping to freedom in 1826. Sojourner would go on to […]

IRIE™ Magazine | ROCK - MORE Act
Rock, 2019, November 2019

Rock | MORE Act of 2019

MORE Act of 2019 Decriminalizing Marijuana On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, the House Judiciary Committee passed the MORE Act (Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act), a bill that takes an initial step toward decriminalizing and de-scheduling Marijuana at the federal level. The MORE Act also provide for reinvestment in certain persons adversely impacted by the War […]