Yo! Check out powerful indie creatives to watch in 2021

2020/2021 has been incredible for creatives & original brands in Kentucky and beyond y’all. Check out these indie bands, creatives, and brands on the rise. MC

The Jesse Lees

The Jesse Lees hold the next generation of soulful brotherhood with original grooves and vibed out live shows and online music.


Zaniah has an original fresh soulful sound and her vibration is ready for the world. Music lovers tap in. zaniahofficial.com


West Lou Coffee

West Lou Coffee is a bangin’ new local coffee brand necessary for life’s daily rising, West Louisville style. Order online or find at local stores now. westloucoffee.com


DJ AlwaysDJ Always

Our MC brother DJ Always has his own unique flavor now on display at new online storefront. Shoutout to our family, peep him on indie radio at WXOX 97.1 FM. lovealways.gallery


Mike Floss

Nashville hip hop can change the world, Nashville’s Mike Floss is headed in the right direction. Check out new EP God’s Leather. mikefloss.com



Samosa is a true vibe even during a plandemic, spinning R&B online and recently featuring heavy original portraits of expression on her social. Peep More


Built To Last

Built To Last has tackled to hard topics of justice with the latest line and serving the community with fresh gear. www.lastwordstshirt.com


Part Five Media*

Part Five Media is snappin’. Check out features of original photography and video content from this Kentucky native. Part Five Media


Brian Brown

Cashville soul music does indeed comprise of true true hip-hop. Brian Brown embodies that tradition of hip-hop with his latest release Journey. Check him out and follow up @worldofbrown