The Blog: Music Art Culture

The Blog: Music Art Culture
Listen every week as we talk candid with everyday people about the everyday issues shaping our world and effecting our everyday lives. No topic is taboo when it comes to music, art, culture, and education. Follow us on social media and join the conversation. Support this podcast:

New Year, New Rules, Different Results!
Jan 22 • 42 min
2020 vision equals new goals for a new decade. Host: Dominique, explores new rules for a better year. #jointheconversation —- Support this podcast:
Beyond the Music with Rene
Jun 10, 2019 • 40 min
Indie producer and songwriter Rene speaks on creativity, storytelling and his commitment to growth beyond the music. —- Support this podcast:
Trending Topics: Music, Culture and Education news
May 21, 2019 • 20 min
Trumps Tariffs target American manufactures. Berkeley School of Music honors composers/songwriters. Halsey trending for controversy on supporting set workers. Billionaire pays graduating seniors student loans. —- Support this podcast:…
Why Every Penny Counts, Philippines Declare War on Trash, Jimmy Buffet Backlash in Atlanta and more.
May 6, 2019 • 33 min
The Blog MusicArtCulture Talks Global and Local News • The British Penny • Royal Canadian Mint Pays Tribute with New Coin • President Rodrigo Duterte Ready to Declare War on Canada • Legal Fight to Remove Confederate Statues Continues • The Birthplace of…
TSA New Rules, Easy Inspirational Reads, College Admissions Scandal and more.
Apr 15, 2019 • 28 min
TSA changes the rules in 2020 for domestic flyers. FASFA claps back at student applying for grant money after posting an elaborate prom video. And, the parents involved in college test taking scandal over look student responsibility as they take the blame…
Ep 27: SXSW, Billboards Top 10, 2020 Presidential Politics, Women’s History Month.
Mar 18, 2019 • 25 min
Public news, local events and music trends. —- Support this podcast:
Ep26: Community Compass Feature on Networking
Feb 25, 2019 • 26 min
The Blog| Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks candidly about Empire star and Trumps response to Spike Lee’s Oscar win. Also, get the scoop on the main event as MACEF joined passport networking to talk community and the art of collaborating. —-…
Ep25: Digital broadcast personality discusses importance of mentoring & cultivating relationships.
Feb 18, 2019 • 56 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex with special guest Andy (@A_PlusLA) shares how his early development as a radio intern lead to mentoring Los Angeles youth in broadcast media. Using his platform as a bridge to cross promote other…
Ep24: Super Bowl recap, Grammy Awards, Cultivation entrepreneurship, & states with worst schools.
Feb 4, 2019 • 45 min
Recap on the Super Bowl, Grammy performers, why creatives should stay open to differing options, and the advocacy group that rated US public schools noting low accountability for private schools wanting access to public tax money to educate on vouchers.…
Ep23: Fresh Food, healthy habits, & how a little bit of exercise goes a long way.
Jan 29, 2019 • 27 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex recaps on weeks events. —- Support this podcast:
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks sports, music, and community on MLK Day.
Jan 21, 2019 • 28 min
4 top reasons to buy #local. New found hope for #cheerleaders as the #LARams make it to the #SuperBowl . Universal #Music Group drops RKelly. —- Support this podcast:
Ep21: Billboard, Paris Ballet, Biochip Branding, Canadian Hospitality, Marriage & Millennials, more.
Jan 14, 2019 • 53 min
Host: @DominiqueLaruex shares twitter survey results @macefpublicarts asking if people are still willing to support award winning singer songwriter Robert Kelly after watching the lifetime documentary #survivingRKelly . #JointheConversation…
Ep 20: Defining Goals and How to Accomplish Them Throughout The Year
Jan 7, 2019 • 33 min
Create a list of goals. The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex has #tips to energize the old you to accomplish #new things. Define your #passion points and #explore your own life #goals to get the best out of everyday this year.…
Ep 19: 3 Ways to practice gratitude, Why the best gifts don’t have the biggest price tags, & more!
Dec 24, 2018 • 34 min
Happy Holidays from your favorite podcast! Merry Christmas • Happy Hanukkah • Happy Kwanza. The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex gives easy steps to prepare your mind year around for gratitude, gift giving, and workplace kindness during the…
Ep 18: Dance Choreographer Destini Rogers talks inspiration passion & persistence.
Dec 17, 2018 • 56 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks with Destini Rogers as she shares her passion for the art of dance and the personal journey that lead to her mainstream success in Los Angeles for the pop culture phenomenon On Fox: SO YOU THINK YOU…
Ep: 17 - Holiday Songs Back on #Billboard 100, #USA GYMNASTICS files #Bankruptcy & more.
Dec 10, 2018 • 43 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks #music, #art, and #culture news. Discover top 10 fast foods to avoid, according to Food&Wine. And find out which music artists head back to the top 40 on the charts… I’ll give you a hint: ‘everybody…
Ep 16: Holiday Retail Therapy, Xmas Anxiety, Ways to Reduce Debt at the End of the Year, and More.
Dec 3, 2018 • 51 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks candidly about replacing retail therapy with volunteering and great gift strategies that can help save money towards the end of the year. If your looking for ways to improve your interpersonal…
Ep 15: Brandon Alexander on Poetry, Publishing, and Creative Ownership
Nov 26, 2018 • 52 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @DominiqueLaruex talks with BoardHouse Publishing founder Brandon Alexander about the importance of mentorship and building gateways to financial freedom for new writers. —- Support this podcast:…
Ep 14: Music teacher talks PHD research
Nov 19, 2018 • 32 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex speaks with special guest Ontario a local music teacher pursuing a PHD to preserve cultural narratives of African American storytellers in music. —- Support this podcast:…
Ep 13: Life Lessons, Career Moves, and How to Develop as an Entrepreneur.
Nov 5, 2018 • 40 min
The Blog | Music Art Culture host @dominiquelaruex talks with Illinois native Tamika Medrano about how early entrepreneurship and life lessons transformed her outlook on career and family. Join the conversation on Twitter: @macefpublicarts —- Support this…
Ep 12: Cultural Appropriation, Freedom of Speech, & Breaking Stereotypes
Oct 29, 2018 • 60 min
Megyn Kelly dismissal from NBC opens larger conversation regarding race, ethnicity, and religious sensitivity. —- Support this podcast:
Ep 11: Local Music Producer Videographer Hoota
Oct 15, 2018 • 28 min
This week special guest creative and Long Beach, Ca native Hoota comes to the blog to talk his journey into music and video production. —- Support this podcast:
Ep 10: Tolerance, Diversity, and LA
Oct 8, 2018 • 60 min
Exploring levels of tolerance in a culturally diverse city like Los Angeles, CA —- Support this podcast:
Ep 9: Online Dating and Social Media Safety
Oct 1, 2018 • 61 min
Top 5 Online #Dating and Social Media #Safety Strategies —- Support this podcast:
Ep 8: Bullying
Sep 17, 2018 • 64 min
This episode we explore 3 types of #Bullying recognized by the US Government and behavior tips to identify a potential victim or #bully. Join the conversation to learn how you can #stopbullying from the classroom to the chatroom. #musicartculture —-…
Ep 7: Back to School Pt 2 #girls #dating #socialmedia
Sep 10, 2018 • 28 min
Mother gives perspective on how she keeps open communication with her teenage girls. And, gives tips on how to monitor social media. —- Support this podcast:
Ep: 6 - Books, Billboard News, and Tips on Managing Anxiety
Sep 2, 2018 • 30 min
Join the conversation as we talk 1st annual #backtoschool giveaway and breakdown chapter 1 of a best selling book on individual authenticity while playing some of your favorite songs. #music #art #culture #macefpublicarts —- Support this podcast:…
Ep5: Back to School, Aug 14th
Aug 14, 2018 • 41 min
DressCode, hygiene, behavior strategies to get parents ready for the school year. —- Support this podcast:
Ep 4: MGM Sues Victims, UK Ban on Gay Conversion, and More
Jul 22, 2018 • 27 min
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Ep 3: Relationships
Jul 9, 2018 • 41 min
Real talk on relationships with guest Calvin Donte —- Support this podcast:
Ep 2: Random
Jun 25, 2018 • 33 min
Entertainment news and 5 essential tips that keep kids learning inside and outside the classroom. —- Support this podcast:
Ep 1: Online Dating - Love or Lust?
May 31, 2018 • 12 min
Popular dating apps and social media has evolved the modern day relationship. But, does on line dating work for everyone? Mo from Bangladesh shares his thoughts on modern dating trends in live interview with host, Dominique. —- Support this podcast:…