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 experience, this will […]

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


  Don’t have plans for your Sunday after HSHP7 on Saturday? Check out the MassQ Ball! Imagine an art event where instead of looking at objects on walls we look at each otheor; where instead of going to see art, we become it; where people can convene, converge and celebrate […]

Check out the MassQ Ball at Hibernian Hall this Sunday


This time around, we’ll be hosted by Artweek Boston. Come thru. Good Music. Good Vibes. April 29th at 9pm. RSVP Here. Featuring Makalani Na’im is a writer, musician, and educator hailing out of Atlanta, Georgia. His passion for creativity stems from a life-long struggle of trying to make sense of “it” […]

HipStory House Party VII Aims to be Beyond Lit