Omar

Diggin’ for Answers from DJ Format

Listen up all you funk fanatics and hip hop heads! On May 31st, world-renowned British DJ and producer DJ Format will be joining The Beirut Groove Collective at...

Five Rap Rock Fusions That Don’t Suck

Rap: a great genre. Rock: also a great genre. Rap rock: a volatile mixture that can either go down incredibly well or horribly wrong. Rock and rap fans alike ha...

The Faces and Phases of Beck

Last month, genre-bending musical mastermind Beck released his long-anticipated twelfth studio album Morning Phase, his first in 7 years. Those who know Beck wi...

Omar

When he's not writing the occasional article, Omar is an illustrator who's had a hand in everything from comics to video games, a freelance graphic designer if the project is interesting, and a musician who produces instrumental hip hop and electronic music just for the fun of it.