Survivor’s Guilt. This is a phrase coined, typically, for Holocaust survivors and war veterans after going through a life-threatening event and coming out alive, if that’s the correct word to use, and being able to speak about it. They usually feel the stress of survivor’s guilt after losing peers or family […]

‘Art of Being Haunted’ is Officially Available for Public Viewing


  HipStory has undoubtedly begun to make a major imprint on the Boston Music Scene. After comprising a successful mixtape series over the last 5-6 years under rap duo alias, The Valid-Dictorians’ Cliff Notez, is branching out alone for his first solo project, When the Sidewalk Ends, continuing the HipStory host streak. […]

When The Sidewalk Ends


Black Mental He[ART] Deadline: August 31, 2017 Submit your paper directly to Cliff Notez info@hipstory.org. ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics, and Consciousness [PROUDFLESH], is a peer-reviewed journal, a terrain for promoting exchange, thinking, for igniting the common impulse to create, to perform, to interrogate in spite of the […]

Call for Artists: Cliff Notez to Special Guest Edit Proud ...



      The HipStoric Summer Tour will happen this July in hopes of promoting Oompa’s critically acclaimed – November 3rd, Forté’s – Impatient Mixtape, Tim Hall’s – Color of My Soul, and Cliff Notez impending album release – When the Sidewalk Ends. In addition to offering fans an “intimate” concert […]

HipStory Announces Summer Tour!


Worldwide known Brooklyn Poet, Shane Romero, comes full force with his new visual “Making America Great”. As he puts it, this is his “executive order” to the current President, Donald Trump. Shane, who is Mexican-American starts the poem off with a vivid story about his hard-working, relentless, and dedicated father […]

Cliff Notez Produces New Music for Shane Romero with Anti-Trump ...


As promised, HipStory House Party 7 was lit. With our guest list filled to the brim and the stage overflowing with talent, it’s safe to say that #HHP7 was the place to be on Saturday night for ART Week Boston. From the up-tempo blues of The Sunset Kings to the […]

VQnC Makes her Stunning Debut at HSHP7