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Brian Nelson a.k.a. Red Ninja is passionate about making music, making friends, experiencing life and living to tell the tale. Whether dropping the dope dub beats, cruising untouched Colorado powder, or talking shop about the music biz, Nelson’s approach is pure ninja.

First Listen: New Kingston – Honorable & The Beast

Kingston, Jamaica: Birth place of the international phenomenon known as reggae music.

Jamaica, New York: Neighborhood within Queens, largest of New York City’s five boroughs, and pioneering hot spot of hip hop music.

New Kingston: Self-described Progressive Reggae group of Jamaican heritage based in NYC, consisting of brothers… Read More

The NorVa and Stick Figure

 

Photo: Matt Corkill

It’s late and I’m making the windy mountain drive home. Light patches of fog appear and disappear like phantoms, while Set in Stone bumps on the stereo, adding to the magic of the late night commute. “I’m wishing…I’m wishing right now… Read More