“I’ve come to learn that I’m writing for myself. I’m writing poems that a young me, or high school, or whatever past Ariana needed to hear. I write the things I need to hear.” . . Congratulations to Ariana Brown (@arianathepoet) on the release of her first published poetry collection, Sana, Sana via @gameoverbooks. MUD sat down for our second conversation with the poet to discuss the work and what it means to heal. Read now at the link in our bio. . . P.S. For Texas fam, be sure to check for Ariana's release events taking place in San Antonio and other cities in the coming months! #poetry
Happy Friday y'all! We're starting of 2020 content by catching up with one of our favorite MUD alumni, San Antonio based poet @arianathepoet. Ariana has a new chapbook coming out via @gameoverbooks, Sana Sana, which features some of her favorite poems after years of performing. . . We'll be putting out our new interview with Ariana next week. In the meantime, dig into our first conversation held in 2016 on Three Headed Serpant, Ariana's project dedicated to Curanderismo and womanhood. You can find the conversation at the link in our bio.
Arigatou meansthank you in Japanese. We're thankful for the wonderful @cary.fagan and @ezlalewis for inviting us to their @arigatoustudios gallery earlier this month, a space dedicated to their connection to and appreciation for Japanese culture. MUD sat down with the two to chat about those connections and how they inspired the pair's firstfirst collaboration. . . Find the conversation and scenes from the gallery on our site now. Stay thankful y'all. (Link in bio) . . 📝: @treattjoseph 📸: @pa.ramirez
Welcome to Astroworld . Selects from our visit to the post-apocalyptic playground that was Travis Scott's Astroworld 2019. . Catch the full FRAMES recap live on our site now. S/o @travisscott & @wescoremore for another great year. . . 📸: OG @pa.ramirez
Some of our favorite scenes from Mala Luna 19 ft @YG, @richforever & more. Check out our FRAMES recap for more shots of San Antonio's premier music festival at the link in our bil. Photos by @nimsealy and @stephanietacy 📸🔥 . . Thank you @wescoremore for yet another killer set of shows 🙏🏼
Art Sex Magic dives deep into the experience of a freelance artist in the modern world... pressures and pleasures galore. We sat down with powerhouse creator Jade Fusco (@dmzl_in_delight)😝 Link in bio 💦 . 📸✍️: @juni_cortez_
#Tbt Two years ago we sat down for a rich interview with @xvromar during @malalunafest, right before tragedy struck and our site went down for a time. In preparation for this year's Mala Luna and Xavier's upcoming album (releasing tomorrow!), we're bringing this 💎 of an conversation back from the vault. . Hit the link in our bio to learn more about Xavier's start, past collabs, and defining his own sound. + we'll see y'all this weekend in San Antonio for the 4th year of @wescoremore's Mala Luna Festival 🎃👁 . . 📝: @treattjoseph 📸: @nimsealy
More scenes from our last trip to @malalunafest in 2017. Excited to get back this year for some old faves and a new generation of Southern talent. See y'all in San Antonio, plan to be on your spookiest behavior 👀 . . Peep the full gallery in our bio. 📸: @nimsealy