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#detoxfilmwatch – Get Out

Detoxaholic is in total awe of Jordan Peele’s directorial debut film Get Out. I have been a fan of Jordan since his sketch comedy show, Key & Peele, debuted on Comedy Central back in 2012 alongside his hilariously talented co-creator/host ...

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Jason Kusimo – “It’s All In The Execution”

Detoxaholic held the pleasure of speaking with Brooklyn based fashion designer and influencer Jason Kusimo. I totally fell in love with his line at the 2016 Brooklyn Fashion Week show this past October. I instantly noticed the mash-up ...

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#detoxfilmwatch – The Land

Although the smoke is still settling from my move to Jersey City, one of the leading pros is being so much closer to the arts and culture of New York City. Recently, I checked out the new buzzing independent film, The Land, at the IFC Center in ...

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Jason Harrison – Graphics, Branding, & Solidarity

Detoxaholic is spotlighting graphic and web design extraordinaire Jason Harrison, who is the founder and owner of Jay Harry Media, LLC. He openly shares his upbringing and early creative inspirations in his native Queens, NY, his education and ...

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Res – Evolution of RESET

The infectious, funky track “Golden Boys” by Philadelphia native Res was a major staple of the soundtrack of my latter adolescent years.   Hearing the track instantly generates a moment of nostalgia, and I start to reminisce about the chill ...

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Academy Awards Diversity Issue – New Chapter, Same Story

This year’s Academy Award nominations announcement has caused a country-wide media uproar. Hollywood actress Jada Pinkett-Smith publicly shamed the Oscars for their lack of racial diversity in the nominations.  She called for all influential ...

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DJ Ben Hameen – “Loving What You Do”

Detoxaholic had the great pleasure of speaking with world-renown DJ Ben Hameen in Brooklyn, NY. He is the creator and host of the popular urban geek and tech-obsessed podcast show, Fanbros, on LSN (Loud Speakers Network). He’s also the resident ...

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Crucifying Celebrities – Judge & Jury

I thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful spectrum of modern and classic soul, and rhythm & blues music I witnessed after viewing this year’s Soul Train Awards on BET and Centric. From Erykah Badu’s awesome dry humor and skits, the first-ever “Soul ...

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The Ma’Ati – Time Travel

Detoxaholic is spotlighting Shamira Muhammad, who is the writer and creator of the awesome online graphic novel series and travel magazine dually entitled The Ma’Ati. She shares how the concept of the graphic series was driven by her passion to ...

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Money & Violence: Behind the Lens

Detoxaholic held an intimate interview with the talented cast of the smash hit web series Money & Violence. The Brooklyn-bred gentlemen who play the lead characters of Miz (Ray), Kane (Ace), and Shane (Dudollaz) give some behind the scenes ...

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