It All Started In The Basement Origin Story, Background, Explanation

I was able to predict what hip hop songs would hit radio by age 18. This was after slinging mixtapes out of my backpack, growing up, really backpack trapping the...

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Rafael Ragland films “Running On Faith” with help from The City of Madison

I have a lot of favorites and there is plenty of room for one more. Rafael Ragland is now my favorite Madison, Wisconsin film maker and Running On Faith is my...

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Cliff the Goofball

Many people, including myself, get satisfaction from making others smile and laugh. This can be for many reasons, but I know it’s at least a part of my personality. I...

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Judaism And Rap: An Unlikely Marriage

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Ben is an actor and comedian, and a graduate of the University of Arizona – with a major in Religious Studies and a...

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Cliff the Background Rapper

I write and rap about my real life. I also keep a positive attitude and show love to others. While I have perturbed a few crybabies throughout my career, my...

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The Truth About Student Artist Housing (SAH)

It all started last April, when I took to the Internet to find a place in LA… The office for my new job is located in the heart of Hollywood,...

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Basement Made Needs Your Help!

Anyone that knows me, knows I’m all about knowledge. I say that shit all the time, “It’s just a lack of knowledge”. I don’t even care what it is… I...

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